Senior Software Developer - .Net in Mesa, AZ at National General Insurance

Date Posted: 2/28/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Primary Purpose:

Responsible for the design, development, testing, deployment and production support of custom created proprietary systems. Serve as a subject matter expert in assigned application.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Following is a summary of the essential functions for this job. Other duties may be performed, both major and minor, which are not mentioned below. Specific activities may change from time to time.

  • Analyze existing applications, continuously update applications into more user friendly models, and appropriately code all information
  • Responsible for all initial testing, support testing, deployment, and production support of assigned application
  • Utilize Microsoft .Net framework, SQL, and other systems to develop and maintain high-quality software products
  • Work in collaboration with offshore team to achieve various deliverables
  • Understand software processes and procedures requirements at each stage of the software product life cycles
  • Lead smaller development teams while training and mentoring less experienced associates
  • Maintain assigned applications (may include BCTA, Data Mart, etc.)
  • Actively participate with team members of different applications to network and share best practices when developing and improving applications
  • Review existing software documentation and update or create new documentation when necessary.


Minimum Skills and Competencies:

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Bachelor’s Degree or in-lieu of degree equivalent education, training and work-related experience
  • 10+ years of Application Development Experience
  • 5+ years of Database Design and Analysis
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Experience with leading developers, including offshore developers
  • Proven experience with accounting applications, particularly the BCTA application
  • Strong experience using C# and MS SQL Server
  • Works independently with little supervision
  • Must possess effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective organization and time management skills with the ability to work under pressure and adhere to project deadlines


Desired Skills:

  • Working knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle requirements and best practices, including appropriate separation of duties and data security practices
  • Knowledge of the Insurance Industry
  • Experience in Data Management
  • Knowledge of the insurance and escrow functions of leading mortgage servicing systems

Job Requirements


About National General Holdings:

National General Holdings Corp. is headquartered in New York City. National General traces its roots to 1939, has a financial strength rating of A– (excellent) from A.M. Best, and provides personal and commercial automobile, homeowners, umbrella, recreational vehicle, motorcycle, supplemental health, and other niche insurance products. We are a specialty personal lines insurance holding company. Through our subsidiaries, we provide a variety of insurance products, including personal and commercial automobile, homeowners, umbrella, recreational vehicle, supplemental health, lender-placed and other niche insurance products.

National General is a fast paced, dynamic, and entrepreneurial organization. Our team members live by and exemplify what we call the 4Es. At National General, we are Energized, Engaged, Empowered, and we Execute every day in order to provide an exceptional experience for our customers! We are passionate about our organization and the value that we add every day. A successful candidate with National General will embody the 4Es. Our team is poised to outperform the competition. We are National General Insurance and with us you can be extraordinary! Come join our team!

Companies and Partners

Direct General Auto & Life, Personal Express Insurance, Century-National Insurance, ABC Insurance Agencies, NatGen Preferred, NatGen Premier, Seattle Specialty, National General Lender Services, ARS, RAC Insurance Partners, Mountain Valley Indemnity, New Jersey Skylands, Adirondack Insurance Exchange, VelaPoint, Quotit, HealthCompare, AHCP, NHIC, Healthcare Solutions Team, North Star Marketing, Euro Accident.

In addition to a phenomenal career opportunity, National General Insurance offers an excellent benefits package including:

• Paid Training
• Medical, Dental, Vision benefits
• Wellness Programs
• Life and Short/Long Term Disability Insurance
• 401k w/ Company Match
• Company Paid Holidays & Generous Time-off policy
• Employee Discount Program
• Career Advancement and Development Opportunities
• On-site Healthcare Clinic (Winston-Salem and Cleveland offices)
• On-site Fitness Center (Cleveland and Dallas offices)
• Subsidized parking (Cleveland office)

National General Holdings Corp. is an Equal Opportunity (EO) employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of any characteristic protected by law. Candidates must possess authorization to work in the United States, as it is not our practice to sponsor individuals for work visas.

In the event you need assistance or accommodation in completing your online application, please contact NGIC main office by phone at (336) 435-2000.