Senior Software Engineer

Verisk Analytics Lexington , MA 02421

Posted 4 weeks ago

Xactware, a Verisk business, specializes in technologies for the property insurance, remodeling, restoration, and mortgage and lending industries. Xactware's tools provide claims estimating, contents replacement, claims management, and property maintenance solutions for desktop, mobile, and online platforms.

Xactware's services include repair cost research and reports, aerial imagery, and real-time business intelligence. Xactware has been providing cloud services for customers since 1995. To learn more about Xactware please visit us at: We are proud to be a part of the Verisk family of companies!

With a history of impressive growth, an innovative culture, and offering industry-leading solutions, Verisk Analytics is an amazing place to work and make a difference. In 2018, Forbes magazine named Verisk to its World's Best Employers list and, in 2017, to its World's Most Innovative Companies list for the third consecutive year. We also earned the Great Place to Work Certification for the third consecutive year in recognition of our outstanding workplace culture.

Verisk is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, energy and specialized markets, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk draws on unique data assets and deep domain expertise to provide first-to-market innovations integrated into customer workflows.

We've been delivering predictive analytics and decision support solutions to our customers for nearly 50 years, helping them protect people, property, and financial assets. At Verisk, you'll be part of an organization that's committed to serving the long-term interests of our stakeholders, including the communities where we operate.

At Verisk, you can build an exciting career with meaningful work; create a positive and lasting impact on the business; and find the support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career. Our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business will be heard. As key contributors to our success, our team members enjoy working in a business-casual, collaborative environment that offers state-of-the-art resources, advanced technologies, and an excellent benefits package.

Job Description

Verisk is seeking a software engineer with at least three years of work experience to join its Weather Solutions division in Lexington, MA. This small growing team is responsible for developing and maintaining products and services that aid clients in the insurance, restoration, and related industries in effectively responding to natural catastrophe events.

The successful candidate will have experience developing software in a team-oriented commercial environment. The candidate will interact closely with software engineers, scientists, product managers, and other product developers.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in math, computer science, engineering, or physical science (physics, atmospheric science, earth science, meteorology, etc.).

  • Proficiency (at least 3 years experience) in at least one of the following areas:

Scripting: Python, PHP, or JavaScript / node.js

Low-level Development: C, C++, or FORTRAN

  • Proficiency in Linux / UNIX / shell scripting.

  • Proficiency in one or more version control systems such as Git, Subversion, Perforce, IBM Rational ClearCase, etc.

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience in software development of scientific or engineering applications.

  • Familiarity with C++ and/or Go.

  • Experience in developing for cloud-based environments, specifically Amazon Web Services (AWS).

  • Experience working with databases (MySQL or PostgresSQL).

Experience developing Application Programming Interfaces (APIs).



Expertise: Software

Education: Bachelor's (or equivalent work experience)

Job Type: Full Time

Location: MA-Lexington

Experience: 3-5 Years


Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer.

All members of the Verisk Analytics family of companies are equal opportunity employers. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, veteran's status, age or disability.

Unsolicited resumes sent to Verisk, including unsolicited resumes sent to a Verisk business mailing address, fax machine or email address, or directly to Verisk employees, will be considered Verisk property. Verisk will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.

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