IT Application Architect (Java)
Aon plc (NYSE: AON) is the leading global provider of risk management, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, and human resources solutions and outsourcing services. Through its more than 61,000 colleagues worldwide, Aon unites to empower results for clients in over 120 countries via innovative and effective risk and people solutions and through industry-leading global resources and technical expertise. Aon has been named repeatedly as the world's best broker, best insurance intermediary, reinsurance intermediary, captives manager and best employee benefits consulting firm by multiple industry sources. Visit www.aon.com for more information on Aon and www.aon.com/manchesterunited to learn about Aon's global partnership and shirt sponsorship with Manchester United.
We currently have an exciting career opportunity for an Software Architect in our Atlanta, Ga office. This position will support Aon eSolutions.
Aon eSolutions is looking for an experienced software architect skills running the gambit from technology research to designing software solutions to individual delivery of code. As a member of the team you will be involved with both leading and participating in technology evaluations. Included in the evaluations will be items such as proof of concepts, licensing and cost concerns, availability of talent both within the organization and on the street, and stability of the technology and general adoption rate.
eSolutions applications are all developed against Java and Java related technologies. The solutions are distributed primarily via the software as a service model (SaaS). Our focus is on client facing software, and we rarely get involved and/or support internal initiatives within Aon. The target audience for our software are Fortune 500 companies, and our user base within those organizations is in the risk management, claim, and safety space. eSolutions has clients around the globe with a truly internationalized solution with current support of more than 10 languages and over 200 currencies.
The architecture teams role within the sprint process is to translate business level requirements into technical solutions with the assistance of the various development leads on the sprint teams. Based on the level of complexity we will provide everything from consulting services to detailed architectural diagrams/solutions to embedded team resources to work the solution to completion within a sprint.
The current technology stack that we utilize includes Apache Solr, AngularJS, ehCache, Spring, Puppet, Gradle, Groovy, Google Web Toolkit (GWT), Oracle 11g RAC, and dynaTrace.
Responsibilities will include:
* Ownership and accountability for the effectiveness of designs
* Translating research into designs for the software engineering teams
* Communicating rationale for design decisions
* Applying principles of good architectural design
* Working with business owners to translate objectives into designs to achieve them
* Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science. Master’s degree is a plus.
* 7+ years work experience as a Software Engineer.
* Experience working with claims systems is a plus.
Aon offers competitive compensation, exceptional benefits, continuing education & training, a unique internal advancement program, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.
All positions at Aon require an applicant who has accepted an offer to undergo a background check. The checks run are based on the nature of the position. Background checks may include some or all of the following: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, fingerprint verification, credit check, and/or drug test. By applying for a position with Aon, you understand that you will be required to undergo a background check should you be made an offer. You also understand that the offer is contingent upon successful completion of the background check and results consistent with Aon 's employment policies. You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position.
Aon's professionals are unwavering in their client focus and integrity. We promote diversity, professional development, frugality and stewardship, applying a disciplined non-bureaucratic approach to help our clients realize their business potential. Drawing on our experienced team as a competitive advantage, Aon employees have the freedom to take risks, foster innovation, champion for change and replicate best practices.
For more information about Aon Corporation, visit our website at http://www.aon.com.
Aon is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. M/F/D/V
Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
Atlanta, Georgia United States
Atlanta, GA United States