Symetra has an excellent opportunity to join our team as a Full Stack Software Development Engineer!
Did you know that Insurance industry is highly vulnerable to future disruption? You have an opportunity to join a well-funded startup that is looking to go after a new market in this industry. Come, join us and be part of the disruption and help us imagine and define this new product. It is a green field opportunity where you get to innovate on the business, user experience as well as on the technology front. If you are a software engineer at heart and is passionate about delivering exceptional software, let's talk!
What you will do
Design, implement, test and deliver highly scalable systems and services
Participate in design and code reviews
Translate designs and wireframes into high-quality code
Build highly scalable API's that are being continuously deployed and updated through an automated CI/CD pipeline
Enable user analytics, logging, monitoring, instrumentation for all services
Experience writing unit tests, integration tests, performance tests
Collaborate with various team members and stakeholders on requirements definition and feature design and development
Take part in agile ceremonies to estimate and execute programming projects
What we offer you
We don't take a "one-size-fits-all" approach when it comes to our employees. Our programs are designed to make your life better-both at work and at home.
Flexible work program and telecommute arrangements
Wellness program offering employees a variety of resources crafted to assist you in reaching and maintaining your optimum health
Plan for your future with our 401(k) plan and take advantage of immediate vesting and company matching up to 6%
Paid time away including vacation and sick time, flex days and ten paid holidays
Give back to your community and double your impact through our company matching
Want more details? Check out our Symetra Benefits Overview
Who you are
BS/MS degree in Computer Science or related field
3+ years experience as a software engineer with excellent design, problem solving and debugging skills
Polyglot programmer with experience in one or more of NodeJS, Python, Go, Java, C#
Experience with web development using modern front-end frameworks
Hands on experience in building scalable systems using containers/serverless in one or more of the cloud providers - AWS, Azure, GCP
Proactive, thrives in a startup like environment with a strong sense of ownership and responsibility
Passion for high-quality code, tests, CI/CD, documentation, and production services
Experience with SQL as well as NoSQL for data persistence
Strong communication skills with technical and non-technical peers
Experience in building RESTful services
Strong problem solving, project management and organizational skills
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, innovative startup like environment
Experience in scrum and agile methodologies
We empower inclusion
At Symetra, we embrace and celebrate diverse experiences, identities and perspectives, because lifting each other up fuels thought and creates a stronger, more innovative company. Learn more here.
In a complex industry, we strive for clarity.
Symetra is a dynamic and growing financial services company with 60 years of experience and customers nationwide. In our daily work delivering retirement, employee benefits, and life insurance products, we're guided by the principles of VALUE, TRANSPARENCY AND SUSTAINABILITY. That means we provide products and services people need at a competitive price, we communicate clearly and honestly so people understand what they're getting, and we build products that stand the test of time. We work hard and do what's right for our customers, communities and employees. Join our team and share in our success as we work toward becoming the next national player in our industry.
For more information about our careers visit www.symetra.com/careers.