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Senior Software Engineer (Guaranteed Cost Billing Circle)


This is a Full-time position in Juneau, AK posted April 19, 2021.

**Company Summary**Taking care of our customers, our communities and each other.

That’s the Travelers Promise.

By honoring this commitment, we have maintained our reputation as one of the best property casualty insurers in the industry for over 160 years.

Join us to discover a culture that is rooted in innovation and thrives on collaboration.

Imagine loving what you do and where you do it.**Job Category**Technology**Target Openings**1**Job Description Summary**Travelers is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to join our organization as we grow and transform our Technology landscape.

Individual will complete advanced software end to end engineering tasks that span many parts of a system including designing, developing, analyzing, configuring, testing, debugging, troubleshooting, documenting, health monitoring/alerting, and implementing based on user or system specifications.

Individual will also consult with users to determine hardware, software or system functional specifications, manage the effective use of resources, act as subject matter expert across multiple applications, systems and technologies, leverage technical and business knowledge to drive the planning and execution of complex initiatives, participate in the design/ development process, and provide technical leadership.**Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities**+ Perform complex analysis, advanced level design, configuration and develop functions for impactful and high-visibility tasks.+ Take the lead on directing and implementing solutions to moderately complex, loosely scoped problems that are aligned with team goals.+ Deliver efforts both independently and by leading other team members.+ Lead investigation and resolution efforts for critical, high impact problems, defects, and incidents.+ Act as a technology advocate, independently seeking opportunities where technology can be utilized to improve the business.+ Provide technical guidance and mentorship while fostering a team environment.+ Apply knowledge of current industry trends and techniques to formulate solutions within the context of assigned efforts.+ Seek opportunities to expand technical knowledge and capabilities.**Minimum Qualifications**+ Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field, or its equivalent in work experience.+ Three years of programming/development experience.**Education, Work Experience, & Knowledge**+ Five years of programming/development experience preferred.**Job Specific Technical Skills & Competencies**Experience with **:**+ Demonstrated experience implementing engineering best practices+ Experience with Cloud-based Software Delivery+ Experience working in an agile environment+ Solid understanding and ability to leverage architecture principles to define solutions and roadmaps+ Working knowledge and experience with MuleSoft, Containerization software (OpenShift preferred), Host & distributed programming languages+ Working knowledge and experience with operational engineering (monitoring, alerting, troubleshooting)+ Engineering and technology advocate – understands the benefits of engineering best practices and is able to enlist others+ Excellent communication skills – can work within the agile construct to grow engineering practices across multiple DBT teams and understand/ plan for differing levels of maturity+ Experience designing and implementing Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) processing and pipelines+ Willingness to learn new technologiesPreferred **:**+ Understanding of Information architecture principles, data modeling background and experience+ Payments and Billing experience+ Working knowledge and experience with technologies/capabilities such as Data Lake (Snowflake preferred), Kafka, Business rules engine (IBM ODM preferred)+ Working knowledge and experience with operational engineering utilities such as Dynatrace, Elk Stack, Graylog+ Experience implementing large scale, cloud-based application and platforms (AWS preferred)+ Delivery
– Advanced delivery skills including the ability to determine the software design strategy and methodology to be used for efforts, use automated tests, analysis, and informed feedback loops to ensure the quality and production readiness of work before release, monitor the health of work efforts and that of adjacent systems.+ Domain Expertise
– Demonstrated track record of domain expertise including the ability to develop business partnerships and influence priorities by identifying solutions that are aligned with current business objective and closely follow industry trends relevant to domain, understanding how to apply them, and sharing knowledge with coworkers.+ Problem Solving
– Strong problem solver who utilizes data and proofs of concepts to find creative solutions to difficult problems, reflects on solutions, measuring their impact, and uses that information to ideate and optimize.

Also adept at making decisions that involve a significant number of factors with broad implications.+ Communication
– Strong communicator who possesses the ability to describe technology concepts in ways the business can understand, document initiatives in a concise and clear manner, collaborate effectively with teammates and others regardless of role, quickly extract core issues from discussions and meetings, give and receive constructive feedback, offer help when asked, and ensure everyone has a chance to share their thoughts and are heard; an attentive and empathetic listener.+ Leadership
– Advanced leadership skills with the ability to take action even when there is no clear owner, inspire and motivate others, and be effective at influencing team members.**Employment Practices**Travelers is an equal opportunity employer.

We value the unique abilities and talents each individual brings to our organization and recognize that we benefit in numerous ways from our differences.If you have questions regarding the physical requirements of this role, please send us an email ( so we may assist you.Travelers reserves the right to fill this position at a level above or below the level included in this posting.