Senior Application Developer

Location: Los Angeles, California

Type: Contract

Sr. Application Developer  (Contract)  Los Angeles, CA

Optomi in partnership with a Financial Services company is seeking a Sr. Application Developer for their Los Angeles location. As a Senior Application Developer you will design and develop applications using a variety of languages and development platforms.


What the right person will enjoy:

  • Family-oriented team that cares about your professional and personal growth.
  • Company that is focused on working with the latest and greatest technologies. 
  • Full-stocked kitchen to support your hungry stomach. 
  • Offers flexible hours
  • Exposure to cutting edge technologies  


Apply today if your background includes:

  • 7+ years progressive technology experience in application design, development and testing in a .NET environment.
  • Strong development experience in .NET,  RESTful Web services, XML/JSON, SQL Server, ASP.NET MVC, jQuery
  • Experience in cross-platform application integration (.NET, JAVA and Mainframe Applications) will be a plus.
  • Working knowledge of BPM engines, especially AWD, and workflow concepts is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of FileNet and Captiva applications or any document management applications is preferred.
  • Strong team building, partnership and collaboration skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize/communicate conflicting demands in a fast-paced environment.
  • A Bachelor's degree in Information Systems or Computer Science, or equivalent work experience.
  • Experience with ACORD transaction standards will be a plus


Key responsibilities:

  • Analyze complex projects and IT requests, independently design, build, test and deploy software releases to support the business objectives.
  • Write Application Design Specifications to document the recommended solution
  • Use best practices and knowledge of internal or external business issues to improve services and solve long-term problems. 
  • Develop solutions to complex problems, requiring the regular use of ingenuity and creativity, within the larger context of the business needs and objectives.
  • Participate in Peer Review meetings, provide input, receive feedback and implement necessary changes for design and code reviews
  • Participate in Dev integration testing, coordinate with other teams for software releases to Test, Stage & Production environments
  • Lead the effort in triaging production issues, provide a work around as applicable and work with appropriate teams or vendors for finding solutions
  • Act as subject matter expert and support end users in the use of the overall system solution
  • Support and coordinate Issue Management events from identification through resolution
  • Mentor other developers to improve their designs and documentation