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Closing Date

2021-04-19 23:00:00


Java Developer (remote working)

  • About Us


    At Allstate Northern Ireland, we believe it’s more than just a job.  We believe in allowing our people to choose the direction of their careers.  It’s about you, your future and where you want to get to.


    Opportunity is the hallmark of the Allstate career experience.  We invest heavily in our employees, offering long term career development, personal growth and investment in new technologies.  Every day is different, with new ideas, challenges, and rewards — no matter which team you join.


    We believe that inclusive diversity is crucial to creating a culture of mutual respect where the strengths and talents of each individual are recognised.  We like to leave things better than we found them and deliver results.  We do all of this while having fun and exploring personal passions.


    Join our team and you’ll find challenge and reward in a culture of innovation, support and balance.


    Allstate operate a very flexible hybrid working model with a blend of remote and office working for NI based employees.  Employees based in GB will be employed on a permanent remote working contract.









    Your role in the team


    As our Application Developer on the newly formed fraud technology team, you will build capabilities to prevent and detect when bad actors attempt to defraud Allstate and its customers. It’s an exciting opportunity in a fast-moving initiative that has the potential to add immense value to the company.  



    You’ll help us deliver on researching and evaluation of new tools and technologies to solve business problems as well as be responsible for designing and building solutions for detecting and preventing fraud. You will have the opportunity to translate business concepts into technical implementations and participate in strategic planning discussions with technical and non-technical partners.



    We are focused on developing our platform, so this is where you come in, by providing expert advice to our clients by through effective and efficient utilization of application development and software engineering tools and techniques. No two days will be the same, so develop your career and push your capabilities.


    If no experience in Java, the desire and ability to quickly learn Java and to develop capabilities in that language is a must.




    So, what are the essential criteria to apply?


    • All candidates must be able to demonstrate their right to work in the UK
    • A minimum of 2 years' industry experience in the modern programming language Java
    • Good verbal and written communication skills.
    • Open to new ideas and technologies with a strong desire to learn. 
    • Ability to analyze and solve problems in a creative and innovative fashion.
    • Demonstrated experience with sound technical design and documentation.
    • Ability to meet deadlines, goals and objectives. 




    We also have some desirable criteria


    • Java Spring Framework
    • Front-end web UI development
    • Ability to develop REST services
    • Kafka and Streaming Technologies
    • Data Engineering
    • PCF
    • NoSQL Databases(e.g. Mongo, HBase, Cassandra)
    • DevOps Techniques and associated technologies (e.g. Ansible, Python, Shell)
    • Database or Platform Administration
    • Solution Engineering



    What we offer


    As Digital DNA’s Workplace of the Year 2020 winners, we offer a generous benefits package that includes flexible annual leave entitlement, dental and healthcare insurance, an attractive pension package and discounts on gym memberships, public transport and parking.


    Allstate invests heavily in your development, as an employee you will have access to multiple world-class learning platforms and courses from our award-winning in-house Learning & Development team.


    We pride ourselves in providing clear career paths and opportunities for internal mobility allowing you to further develop within the organisation.


    We encourage a better work life balance and you’ll have the opportunity to apply for various flexible working arrangements.


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    Statement on Fair Employment and Equal Opportunities


    Allstate NI wishes to ensure equal opportunity is given to all job applicants.  This company will not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender (including gender reassignment status), sexual orientation, religious belief, political opinion, marital status, age or disability.


    We are an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, as women are currently under-represented in our workforce, we would particularly welcome applications from women. All appointments will be made on merit.


    Applicants should note Allstate NI complete AccessNI background checks on all candidates offered a position.



    The closing date for receipt of applications is Tuesday 20th April

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