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In your role as a senior software engineer you will be an expert in modern day application development. You will have familiarity with the practices of high-performing engineering organizations such as Git-Flow, pull requests, unit testing, cloud architecture & design, and SCRUM. You will be an excellent hands-on contributor and you’ll be a mentor for other software engineers.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
Build and maintain powerful APIs that will be used by agents to quote and bind policies for small business owners.
Write clean, well-tested code and automated unit tests using Ruby / Ruby on Rails.
Participate in agile ceremonies such as iteration planning, retrospective, and daily standups.
Work with product managers, designers, site-reliability engineers, and customers to build powerful, impactful products.
Participate in the full lifecycle of the software development life cycle from ideation to delivery.
Create more senior engineers by mentoring other engineers in areas such as unit testing, continuous integration, DRY/SOLID principles, and SDLC.
SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
5+ years of professional experience with at least 3 years of Ruby on Rails
Previous working experience in high-growth technology companies and/or startups
Understanding of scrum, unit testing, continuous integration, continuous delivery, and DevOps
Knowledge of microservice architectures and RESTful APIs, especially in Ruby on Rails
Previous work experience in insurance and/or experience with policy rating very desirable.
Full-stack expertise in multiple tiers of modern web applications (e.g. front end, back end, infrastructure, etc.)
Bonus points for open source contributions and/or speaking experience