Full Stack Engineer


New York, NY

Industry: Insurance


Not Specified years

Posted 263 days ago

  by    Krishna Murthy

This job is no longer available.

Position: Head of Engineering


Location: New York, NY


Duration: Full time

We are looking for a strong, full stack engineer with leadership experience to head up a new team within a Fortune 500 insurance company. Your role will be to design and architect complex and scalable solutions to new issues, as well as build out and head up a team of best-in-class engineers.

The software product that this team will build is poised to drastically improve the ways insurance brokers and carriers do business, sending ripples through an industry already in the throes of digital transformation.

Essential Job Duties:

Lead an application development team from the front lines to produce enterprise scale software

Drive key strategic ideas regarding application design performance

Be able to guide the engineering team with a hands-on approach to development

Working within an Agile environment to build software quickly and efficiently

Required Skills & Experiences:

Experience leading a team of engineers

Experience architecting complex business applications with Java

Experience and fluency with Python

Experience with Angular, React, or similar JavaScript framework

Expert level knowledge of databases and data design

Experience with Jenkins or other CI/CD toolset

Experience with Agile development including daily scrum and weekly iteration reviews and planning

Should be well versed with code optimization techniques

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience within the financial or insurance industry

Passion for writing clean, efficient code

Ability to manage changing priorities, solve unfamiliar problems, and meet deadlines

Master's degree in Computer science or equivalent experience.

$150K - $160K