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Specialist, Application Development

Lincoln Financial Group Fort Wayne, IN
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Job Description

Alternate Locations: Fort Wayne, IN (Indiana)


Relocation assistance is not available for this opportunity.



Requisition #40327


About the Company

Lincoln Financial Group provides advice and solutions that help empower people to take charge of their financial lives with confidence and optimism. Today, more than 17 million customers trust our retirement, insurance and wealth protection expertise to help address their lifestyle, savings and income goals, as well as to guard against long-term care expenses. Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates.

The Role

This position will perform and deliver on routine assignments/projects while simultaneously leveraging and applying knowledge of his/her assigned area(s) of application development responsibility. S/he will develop innovative business solutions by creating new applications, modifying existing applications and providing post production support. S/he will deliver business application software solutions following the system development life cycle process.

Responsibilities

  • Analyzes systems specifications of existing programs to determine requirements.
  • Analyzes, designs, codes, debugs, integrates and tests software application solutions for systems.
  • Collaborates with internal stakeholders and IT to develop and understand requirements and expectations to achieve quality technical solutions.
  • Communicates effectively with internal stakeholders and management.
  • Creates technical specifications from business requirements/business specifications.
  • Defines detailed development tasks, task dependencies and estimates to complete work.
  • Documents programs and procedures.
  • Ensures that system improvements are successfully implemented.
  • Investigates and resolves problems including providing support for production systems in a timely manner.
  • Participates in the requirements, design and coding walkthroughs to ensure the development of quality solutions.
  • Prepares and/or generates test data.
  • Proactively identifies problems and presents/develops solutions
  • Provides input to appropriate project team members/internal stakeholders regarding project plans, test plans and implementation plans.
  • Supports, applies and adheres to LFG standards and processes, including change management and project management methodology.
  • Tests program changes thoroughly to ensure accuracy.

Education

  • 4 Year/Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience (4 years of experience in lieu of Bachelor's)in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Information Systems, Information Technology or Computer Engineering (Minimum Required)

Experience

  • 1 - 3+ Years experience in application development that directly aligns with the specific responsibilities for this position(Required)

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This position may be subject to Lincolns Political Contribution Policy. An offer of employment may be contingent upon disclosing to Lincoln the details of certain political contributions. Lincoln may decline to extend an offer or terminate employment for this role if it determines political contributions made could have an adverse impact on Lincolns current or future business interests, misrepresentations were made, or for failure to fully disclose applicable political contributions and or fundraising activities.

Lincoln Financial Group (LFG) is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veterans status, or genetic information. Applicants are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications. If you are a person with a disability that impedes your ability to express your interest for a position through our online application process, or require TTY/TDD assistance, contact us by calling 260-455-2558.

Job Details

Date Posted September 27, 2017
Date Closes October 27, 2017
Requisition 40327-en_US
Located In Fort wayne, IN
Department Information Technology
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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