Meritage Homes Corporation

Sr. Application Developer

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From the homes we build to the careers we offer, we’re about doing things that actually make a difference in your life and the way you live. Meritage Homes is a thriving company that believes in building beautiful, incredibly innovative and energy-efficient homes people adore.


We were the first national top 10 homebuilder to have every home we build be 100% ENERGY STAR® certified. And with more than 100,000 homes built, our focus, since day one, has been to build incredible new homes and communities in prime locations for fantastic prices. But more than anything, we build energy-efficient homes and communities for people who appreciate a home being built the way it can, and should, be built. And for the staff at Meritage Homes that make this all possible, we believe in having the same standards of quality and reward that make for an enjoyable career. 


When joining Meritage Homes, you and your career can benefit in a number of ways, including:

  • An entrepreneurial work environment that encourages creativity and innovative ideas from every level
  • A competitive drive to be the best
  • Pride in delivering a quality product that benefits people and the environment, superior service, and exceptional value
  • Top-notch benefits
  • The opportunity to further your career in a growing national organization
  • Team atmosphere where every individual is considered a vital asset


The Applications Developer is responsible for the constant development, integration, and maintenance of the internal Meritage Homes business systems. The Applications Developer is responsible for systems analysis, design, development, testing, implementation, documentation, and support of technical solutions within the internal systems and other supporting business applications. Candidate will collaborate with business analysts and business leads to develop business solutions to support the finance, distribution, and construction functions. The primary focus for this role will involve taking business and functional requirements all the way through development and deployment to the production environment. Our ideal candidate will have strong experience working within an agile development environment and have experience in standard project methodologies. The Applications Developer will collaborate with business analysts and business leads to develop business solutions to support the sales, marketing, finance, distribution, and construction functions.


The Applications Developer will:

  • Understand user stories and build technical requirements from which to develop
  • Participate in the daily scrum meetings, sprint planning, sprint demonstrations and retrospective meetings for their scrum team(s)
  • Maintain a clear history of code through the use of source control tools
  • Build scalable solutions and ‘smart’ code that can be reused in the future
  • Implement security measures in accordance with current best practices
  • Ensure quality of deliverables using development testing methods, code reviews and user acceptance testing
  • Support the first/second line team to resolve issues that come into the service desk acting as a point of escalation for more challenging issues
  • Adapt quickly new technologies and create POC solutions
  • Demonstrate SOX compliance for internal processes/systems
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; benchmarking current practices; participating in professional societies


  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical or business related field; equivalent education and experience may be substituted for a degree.
  • Experience with SOX Compliance policies and procedures
  • Minimum 5 years of JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Developer experience
  • Experience with JD Edwards EnterpriseOne 9.0 or higher
  • Have excellent communication skills both within the agile teams and to business partners
  • Ability to manage and deliver on multiple projects simultaneously within tight deadlines
  • Strong Relationship management and interpersonal skills are required
  • Knowledge and exposure to Cloud Integration concepts & fundamentals

Expereince with the below IT platforms/systems is also needed.


JD Edwards


  • Expert level skill and knowledge of
    • Object Management Workbench (OMW)
    • Report Design Aid
    • Forms Development
    • Event Rules
    • Table Conversions
    • BSFNs and NERs
    • BI Publisher
  • Knowledge of MS C development and debugging techniques
  • Knowledge of JDE Security setup and maintenance
  • Expert level understanding of EnterpriseOne CNC practices
    • project promotion
    • package builds and deployments
    • ESU/ASU process
    • WebServer/BSSV(weblogic) installation/maintenance
    • Monitor system performance/logging via JDE Server Manager
    • System upgrade/installation process
    • Tools release management


Integration Development and Support

  • SOA design principles
  • Strong knowledge in working with RESTful APIs and Web-services technologies (XML, SOAP, REST, XSLT).
  • Experience on Integration appliances\Hypervisor & related technologies (IBM App Connect Pro (CastIron), IBM DataPower).
  • Experience utilizing multiple cloud and on-premises endpoint technologies (ODBC, FTP, SMTP, HTTP, etc.)
  • Application development experience: JavaScript, XML, XPath/XSLT, HTTP, SQL
  • Monitor integration logs and take appropriate action



  • Experience with Bottomline Transform
  • Experience with Databases (Oracle, MSSQL, IBM DB2).
  • Experience with IBM App Connect Pro(CastIron)
  • Experience with IBM DataPower
  • Experience with Business Intelligence solution such as SAP Business Objects is a plus
  • Knowledge of the following:
    • JavaScript
    • CSS3
    • HTML5
    • CSS Preprocessor languages (EX. SASS, LESS, etc.)


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