Willis Towers Watson

Senior Pega Developer

Posted on Apr 1 78 views South Jordan, UT

As a Senior Pega Developer, you’ll be responsible for leading the implementation of technical solutions. You will work closely with Business Analysts and other engineers to design and implement a maintainable and scalable solution. You will be building mission critical applications for the business that will be consumed by thousands of users. This role has the potential to make a high impact on the business and would be well suited for those similarly inclined.

The Role

  • Design, develop and implement exceptional technical solutions, with little to no guidance
  • Utilize best practices for Pega development, QA, and security
  • Work in an agile environment that values frequent releases and fast feedback from stakeholders
  • Work with a team of peers to brainstorm and build high quality solutions
  • Lead architectural designs and build reusable components
  • Mentor and empower other less senior resources by providing technical guidance
  • Demonstrate technical knowledge by mentoring junior team members
  • Work with Subject Matter Experts, Technical Leads, and other stakeholders in scoping and sizing technical requirements

The Requirements

  • Ability to develop and implement exceptional technical solutions, with little to no guidance
  • Manage technical implementation tasks delegated by the Lead Architect to ensure work is delivered on-time
  • Ability to effectively troubleshoot technical issues as they arise during the project lifecycle
  • Ability to translate complex business requirement into functional technical requirements using Pega methodologies
  • Strong understanding of Pega PRPC; 3-7 years of experience using Pega software
  • Strong leadership, mentoring, coaching and motivational skills
  • Experience architecting, designing, and delivering enterprise-grade infrastructure and applications
  • Experience working with databases
  • Creative problem solver; someone who can analyze a situation and propose solutions to a problem
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written), and able to work effectively with a diverse technical team
  • Ability to shift between the big picture and a detailed analysis
  • Effective time management, organization and prioritization skills; ability to manage and prioritize multiple deliverables and to meet deadlines
  • Ability to evaluate processes and implement best practices
  • Continuous improvement mentality
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems or related field preferred; High School diploma required

Preferred qualifications:

  • Knowledge of industry standard agile project delivery frameworks such as Scrum
  • Understanding of all phases of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Knowledge of Object-Oriented Programming concepts
  • Prior Experience in Customer Service Framework
  • Web services experience
  • Java experience

EOE, including disability/vets