Esurance is looking for a Sr. Software Engineer Java to join a dynamic and award-winning team of individuals who are committed to making insurance smarter, easier, and dare we say- cooler. As part of a growing company that is focused on providing an outstanding customer experience, you'll have the opportunity to expand your skills and discover your potential.
If you're looking for a career at a socially conscious company that offers great benefits including matching 401k and tuition reimbursement then you may have just found your new home.
Esurance combines the spunk of a startup company with the backing of Allstate (the largest publicly held personal lines insurer in the U.S.) to create a unique, energized, and exciting place to work.
Translate business requirements into development activities
Work with business users to clarify requirements
Create and document system designs using standard software design patterns
Implement high quality, secure and maintainable code that conforms to Esurance coding standards
Develop applications using standard software design patterns and best practices
Coordinate with other teams to facilitate the build, deployment, configuration and support of applications.
Provide technical leadership within the development team
Test and debug applications using both coded and manually executed test cases.
Clearly communicate status and open issues to team and manager.
Provide technical leadership and work effectively within a team environment to implement projects in a timely manner
Organized and detail-oriented, able to work well under deadlines in a changing environment and perform multiple tasks effectively and concurrently.
Good analysis and design skills, yet able to complete projects and tasks in a timely manner Robust knowledge of standard application architectures such as MVC, MVVM and standard software design patterns.
Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written, including good technical writing and interpersonal skills. UML experience a plus.
Focus on teamwork; able to collaborate with Business and other IT staff on projects.
Good understanding of software development process.
Able to work effectively under pressure, independently, and within a collaborative team oriented environment using sound judgment in decision making.
Experience / Education:
3+ years MS SQL Server skills.
Strong XML, XSL, Schema.
Prefer knowledge of the Microsoft MVC framework
Bachelor?s degree in Computer Science, a related field, or equivalent education required, a Master?s degree is preferred.
5+ years of experience in software development required which includes experience with web application development, object-oriented programming, and asynchronous programming.
Microsoft Certification and insurance industry experience preferred.
Why you'll love working for us
Esurance offers an exciting total rewards package to include:
Benefits eligibility on day 1
401k + company matching
3 weeks paid parental leave following the birth, adoption or foster placement of a child
Tuition reimbursement & student loan repayment program
Pet insurance discount
Give Time, Get Time volunteer program
And much more!
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.
The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis