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Associate Software Developer

About the position

Prudential’s Annuities & Life Technology Group is on a journey to transform its technology landscape from older, custom built applications to newer, packaged, cutting edge software. As an entry level developer on this team, you will partner with designers and work with state-of-the-art technologies as you implement capabilities to solve complex business problems. We are looking for associates who care deeply about communicating clearly with users in creative ways. You will code, test, and debug new and existing applications. If you enjoy the challenge of working in a fast paced, dynamic environment and have a passion for software engineering, this is the place for you.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support development effort for Annuities & Life Technology Salesforce platform

  • Responsible for development and unit testing prior to delivering the final product to the Quality Assurance Team. Overseeing production support; Administer setup, customization and configuration including but not limited to the following: standard and custom objects, data management, reports and dashboards, workflows and alerts, user and security settings.
  • Implement development activities leveraging industry standard & best practices to deliver CRM solutions aligned with customer expectations, on time, within budget, and with anticipated business value

  • Engage with the business users to understand business needs and document requirement
  • Ensure developed solutions remain compliant with all applicable Prudential standards

  • Coordinate production releases, working towards an Agile delivery methodology
  • Research Salesforce integrated applications and tools in response to business needs
Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or equivalent work experience

  • Experience in the development and design of complex applications

  • Familiarity with CRM systems (Salesforce) is plus

  • Knowledge of AngularJS, Bower, NodeJS, SASS, and Bootstrap; Code editor including Dreamweaver, Sublime, or Brackets; and executing work breakdown, distribution and status tracking is a plus

  • Experience with Apex, Visualforce, Lightning UI and Salesforce mobile application is a plus

  • Salesforce certification in salesforce administration, salesforce developer, sales, service, marketing cloud is a plus

  • Proven knowledge of frameworks including XHTML HTML, and CSS; Object Oriented JavaScript and modern JavaScript libraries

  • Exposure to monitoring and logging techniques and tools such as Splunk, Wiley is a plus

  • Knowledge of DevOps tools such as CodeDeploy, Artifactory, SonarQube, Selenium, Jenkins is a plus

  • Clear, professional communications (listening, oral and written communications)

  • Strong relationship building and collaboration skills

Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services.

We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit www.prudential.com to learn more about our values, our history and our brand.

Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Note that this posting is intended for individual applicants. Search firms or agencies should email Staffing at staffingagencies@prudential.com for more information about doing business with Prudential.