Senior Software Engineer/Software Engineer

Erie Insurance Group   •  

Erie, PA

Industry: Finance & Insurance


5 - 7 years

Posted 55 days ago

Position Summary

Translates and develops requirements into workable software solutions. Maintains and develops programs for use in business and IT automation. Incorporates various accepted methodologies to design software and applications at a critical level to project or release. May perform duties in one or more of the following disciplines: Open Systems, Mainframe, &/or Application Configuration.

Candidates with below minimum qualifications may be considered for Software Engineer (D12).

These positions will provide the individuals selected the unique opportunity to work with the newest technologies and deliver strategic value to our Commercial Lines journey.

The Commercial Lines team was the recent recipient of multiple industry wide awards in customer experience impact as well as ecosystem transformation. This position will be supporting Commercial Lines software delivery of strategic platforms and IT Systems. An ideal candidate has high emotional intelligence, solid work ethic, integrity, internalizes ownership and accountability, and a strong initiative to develop themselves. We desire team members who get things done through relationships. New team members are provided with an onboarding/education period where we provide everything you need to be successful with our technology set and commercial insurance product lines. Day to day, the person in this role is collaborating with others across the business and IT, at all levels, to strengthen our team and develop industry leading technology solutions.

Duties and Responsibilities

Develops program logic for new, complex applications or analyzes and modifies logic in existing complex applications. Accurately delivers complicated code, configuration changes and enhancements.

Contributes to releases with high quality code and unit tests, having challenges in complexity or deadlines. Implements and verifies a complete unit test.

Contributes to design documents.

Improves stability of platforms, applications, services and systems.

Effectively communicates with customers, teammates or other stakeholders, and may function as lead or point of contact. Shares knowledge of systems and mentors or trains others.

Develops and manages relationships with diverse groups of stakeholders at multiple levels.


Ability To Learn And Follow Procedures

Ability to Manage Complexity

Coding And Converting

Decision Making

Developing And Maintaining Relationships

Influencing Skills

Information Management Skills

Interpersonal Communication

Job-Specific Knowledge

Planning And Organizing

Problem Analysis

Proofing Text And Numbers


Service Orientation

Time Management

Using Tables And Graphs


Minimum Educational Requirements and Experience Equivalencies:

• Bachelor's degree in IT, MIS, Business or related field, plus five years' related experience, or; Associate's degree in a technical field, plus seven years' related experience, or; High School Diploma plus nine years' related experience

Physical Requirements

Lifting 0-20 lbs; Occasional (<20%)

Lifting 20-50 lbs; Occasional (<20%)

Lifting Over 50 lbs; Rarely

Driving; Occasional (<20%)

Pushing/Pulling; Rarely

Manual Keying/Data Entry; Frequent (50-80%)

Climbing; Rarely

Nearest Major Market: Erie

Job Segment: Developer, Mainframe, Testing, Technology