Lead Java Software Engineer - Java Web Services-REMOTE

Posted on Mar 30 75 views Dallas, TX

The world isn’t standing still, and neither is Allstate. We’re moving quickly, looking across our businesses and brands and taking bold steps to better serve customers’ evolving needs. That’s why now is an exciting time to join our team. You’ll have opportunities to take risks, challenge the status quo and shape the future for the greater good.

You’ll do all this in an environment of excellence and the highest ethical standards – a place where values such as integrity, inclusive diversity and accountability are paramount. We empower every employee to lead, drive change and give back where they work and live. Our people are our greatest strength, and we work as one team in service of our customers and communities.

Everything we do at Allstate is driven by a shared purpose: to protect people from life’s uncertainties so they can realize their hopes and dreams. For more than 89 years we’ve thrived by staying a step ahead of whatever’s coming next – to give customers peace of mind no matter what changes they face. We acted with conviction to advocate for seat belts, air bags and graduated driving laws. We help give survivors of domestic violence a voice through financial empowerment. We’ve been an industry leader in pricing sophistication, telematics, digital photo claims and, more recently, device and identity protection. We are the Good Hands. We don’t follow the trends. We set them.

Job Description

Allstate is currently looking to hire an experienced Lead Java Software Engineer – Web Services to join our expanding technology hub. This position will be a technical leader responsible for the development, testing, and implementation of enterprise scale, cloud-based services supporting our mobile client applications.

Key Responsibilities
  • Design, develop, and implement highly available service solutions supporting high-volume, customer facing mobile clients.
  • Leads and contributes to all phases of software development and support, including design, coding, unit testing, code review, defect correction, deployment planning and production support.
  • Leads team in ensuring active participation in agile scrum-based ceremonies.
  • Provides expertise on current standards, best practices, and cutting edge technologies and frameworks.
  • Partners closely with product owner to help define application requirements and delivery planning.
Job Qualifications


Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience


  • 4+ years of hands-on, Java 8, REST based service development using Spring Boot with IntelliJ or Eclipse STS IDE’s.
  • Experience with enterprise level, high-availability, application development required.
  • Experience working with Java 8 Cloud Foundry Build Pack, Oracle JDBC, GIT, Gradle, Jenkins, Data Dog a plus.
  • Experience working with Oracle, MongoDB, Scality a plus.
  • Experience deploying and supporting applications deployed on PCF cloud a plus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Up to date on modern development standards.
  • Strong understanding of Test-Driven Development
  • Insurance or Financial industry experience a plus
Compensation Data

The salary range for this position is $100,000-$132,000/yr

Salary offered will be commensurate with experience

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.


Good Work. Good Life. Good Hands®.


As a Fortune 100 company and industry leader, we provide a competitive salary – but that’s just the beginning. Our Total Rewards package also offers benefits like tuition assistance, medical and dental insurance, as well as a robust pension and 401(k). Plus, you’ll have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life -- including a generous paid time off policy.


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