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Senior Application Developer

AFLAC Columbus, GA

Job Description



Spread Your Wings


We are the Duck. We inspire and are inspired, listen and respond, empower our people, give back to our community and, most importantly, celebrate every success along the way. We do it all The Aflac Way. 


Aflac, a Fortune 500 company, is an industry leader in voluntary insurance products that pay cash directly to policyholders and one of Americas best-known brands. Aflac has been recognized by Fortune magazine as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in America for 20 consecutive years, one of the Best Workplaces for Millennials in 2015 (the inaugural year of the award) and one of Americas Most Admired Companies for 18 years.


Our business is about being there for people in need. So, ask yourself: Are you the Duck? If so, there's a home ” and a flourishing career ” for you at Aflac.


The Company

Aflac Inc.


The Location

Columbus, GA


The Division

Information Technology


The Opportunity

Senior Application Developer


Job Summary

Develops, maintains, and integrates application software, related project management activity, and production support; works closely with internal and external clients, business analysts, and team members to understand business requirements; develops and integrates application software, including unit testing and implementation efforts; continues to maintain and support software after implementation


Principal Duties & Responsibilities

Works on multiple projects at a time as a member of each project team, often as a project leader


Works on enterprise-wide small and large complex projects that require the highest level of expertise; participates on project teams, systems and data analysis, design, development, integration, and enhancement activities, as well as related maintenance and more complex production support


Defines and develops the project scope of multiple complex projects with assistance from the project team and serves as the project point of contact when necessary


Provides technical leadership and mentoring to application development teams


Leads and/or participates in project-planning sessions with clients, business analysts, and team members to analyze development requirements, provide design recommendations for complex systems, and recommend methods and assignments


Tests and implements cross-functional systems, ensuring system meets the needs of client and business


Provides ongoing maintenance of software systems


Handles unresolved production support issues across multiple areas of expertise


Provides design recommendations, develops application and custom integration solutions, including major enhancements and interfaces; writes complex design specifications


Makes complex modifications to existing software applications and modules in accordance with high specifications and division standards; reviews effort to ensure compliance to application standards


Develops new cross-functional software systems using disciplined software development processes; makes recommendations toward the development of reusable routines or components, including object-oriented base class reuse


Translates business and technical requirements into cross-functional business application systems, providing custom integration solutions, including major system enhancements; collaborates in setting development guidelines


Prepares and presents status updates for various projects; serves as an individual contributor or technical lead


On-call duties required as needed


Performs other duties as required

Job Details

Date Posted November 13, 2019
Date Closes December 13, 2019
Requisition 50955149
Located In Columbus, GA
SOC Category 00-0000.00