General Electric Application & Development Operations Engineer, Electric Insurance Company in Beverly, Massachusetts
Job Description Summary
Electric Insurance Company is a premier personal and commercial lines insurance company that was established specifically to serve GE employees. Today, our insurance services extend to discerning consumers inside and outside of the GE community. Our commercial lines focus is on providing highly customized, cost-effective, and expert claims handling services to GE. Our personal lines focus is on providing extraordinary service and competitively priced auto, home, and umbrella insurance.
The Application & Dev Ops Engineer will work with IT and business staff to make sure our systems perform reliably at peak performance. Responsibilities include monitoring, troubleshooting and enhancing business applications. Requires broad technical knowledge, effective interpersonal skills and ability to manage multiple priorities. Relies on experience and judgment to resolve complex problems.
Work as part of the IT Applications Support team to maintain and expand the applications portfolio.
Ownership of support and maintenance for key applications
Maintain application health through capacity monitoring and planning
Identify and resolve application issues
Drive automation using scheduling and deployment tools
Enforce established programming standards, including naming conventions, formatting, and program structure. May participate in development of standards.
Create and maintain technical documentation
College degree in a Technical specialty (Computer Information Systems preferred).
5+ years’ experience in an IT role, supporting industry standard on-premise and SaaS applications.
Knowledge of industry standard on-premise and SaaS applications (ex. SalesForce)
Demonstrated problem solving and troubleshooting ability
Excellent communication skills, written and verbal.
Knowledge of Windows enterprise environment.
Experience developing and supporting applications in a Windows environment
Ability to develop scripts in Powershell and Python
Experience with MS-SQL Server
Experience with automated deployments (Jenkins preferred)
Experience with job scheduling applications (JAMS preferred)
Practical expertise across client/server, Web and data warehouse platforms.
Ability to work productively, collaboratively, and communicate effectively with people at all levels.
Excellent attention to detail
Please note that these are desirable skills and are not required to apply for the position.
Experience with insurance applications (Guidewire preferred)
Experience supporting Data Warehouse / Business Intelligence platforms (ex. SSIS, Informatica, Qlikview)
Knowledge of Cloud environments (Azure preferred), linux environments, DevOps principles
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.pdf) . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
As a federal government contractor, GE may in the future be required to have U.S. employees fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Some GE customers currently have vaccination mandates that may apply to GE employees.
Relocation Assistance Provided: No