Application Developer 2
at Westfield

Date Posted: 6/6/2019

Job Description


You will be challenged. Rewarded. And valued for your unique experience, background and perspective.

Join a team where hard work pays off and original thinking is celebrated. As you build your future at Westfield, you will quickly learn that protecting our customer’s future is at the heart of what we do. We deliver on our promise to help restore lives and rebuild businesses when the unexpected happens. Building relationships has been a part of our culture since 1848.

Be a part of a team that recognizes and appreciates those who take initiative, seek opportunity and strive for innovation in a changing world.

Application Developer 2 Job Summary 

Salary Range: $72,621 - $83,514 - $94,408

An Application Developer 2 works under moderate supervision and oversight in a production support and/or project team environment to deliver test and analyze both custom-developed and package-based software. This includes researching, documenting, and modifying software specifications throughout the software development lifecycle.  An Application Developer 2 can support a variety of technologies including, but are not limited to, the following: Outsystems (low code ENV), Mulesoft, Java and related tools, Mainframe and related tools, PeopleSoft and related tools, ECM, Cognos.  This position will work in a highly collaborative environment, alongside testing, security, release management, business analysts, and others as required.

Essential Functions (primary functions and/or reasons the job exists in order of importance)

1. Works under moderate supervision and oversight in a production support and/or project team environment to deliver both custom-developed and package-based software. 

2. Assists translating business and system requirements into technical requirements and design documents for the proposed solution.

3. Uses standard processes to code, test, and analyze software programs and applications.

4. Contributes to estimates, and performs coding and unit testing for custom-developed applications. 

5. Performs quality assurance functions including unit testing, system testing, and integration testing.

6. Provides production support to existing applications as needed.

Desired Qualifications/Experience/Certification/Education (in order of importance)

1. A minimum of 3 years’ experience performing application development and/or production support.  

2. 2+ years’ experience successfully working on low to moderate complexity assignments/ projects.

3. 2+ years’ experience with enterprise development concepts as it related to code management, quality standards, and security requirements.

4. Actively learns through experimentation when handling new situations/problems and utilizes lessons from past success and failures.

5. Experience multi-tasking and prioritizing assignments to ensure deadlines are met.

6. Experience analyzing and solving low to moderate complexity problems  

7. Solid oral, written and interpersonal communication skills. 

8. Bachelor’s degree or commensurate work experience. 

9. Valid driver’s license and a driving record that conforms to company standards.

Physical Requirements (specific to the role)

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  

• Ability to work effectively in an office environment for 40+ hours per week (including sitting, standing and working on a computer for extended periods of time).

• Ability to communicate effectively in a collaborative work environment utilizing various technologies such as:  telephone, computer, web, voice, teleconferencing, e-mail, etc.

• Ability to travel as required.

This job description describes the general nature and level of work performed in this role. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, responsibilities, knowledge, etc. These may be subject to change and additional functions may be assigned as needed by management.

Westfield offers a Total Rewards program that focuses on compensation, benefits and wellness, and includes perks like 401(k), pension plan, annual incentive, education reimbursement, flex-time, onsite fitness center and casual dress. Work-life balance, recognition, and learning and career development are all part of a rewarding career with Westfield.

To learn more about Westfield and the opportunities available, please visit us at

We are an equal opportunity employer/minority/female/disability/protected veteran.


Job Snapshot

About Us

Westfield is a customer-focused insurance and banking group of businesses.

Our winning vision embraces innovation and opportunities in a changing world. Our strength comes through relationships we have built with employees, business partners and customers. The product we offer our customer is peace of mind and our promise of protection is supported by a commitment to service excellence provided by an exceptional team of diverse people.

Our success will be based upon knowledge, trust, integrity, respect and stewardship

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