Systems Engineer Lead
Progressive Insurance  •  Mayfield Village Ohio  •  Posted: 9/20/2017



Systems Engineer Lead

Job Number: 146640

Our Team

Our Information Technology team of 3,500+ ensures Progressive is a successful, always evolving company. Partnering with other business areas, our team ensures high quality, innovative technology solutions are available for customers, agents and employees. On our team, youll help us drive efficiency and effectiveness across company initiatives.

Your Role on Our Team

As a Systems Engineer Lead in the Enterprise Software Security Applications (ESSA) Team, you will engineer applications for the Application Development Lifecycle. This teams goal is to efficiently design and deliver industry standard based solutions in support of the Application Development Lifecycle Processes (Requirements Management, Release Planning, Application Development, Testing, Application Build and Deploy). Application Development is foundational to Progressives business and these technologies are critical.

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

You will be an expert resource across multiple technologies, and will work on tasks of significant and critical impact and complexity. You will define and be accountable for complex work delivery which requires leading others and managing expectations with sponsors, customers and peers. Using superior judgment skills, you will select creative methods and techniques to solve problems and enhance capabilities. You will successfully adapt to and lead through change, learn technologies and business processes quickly and deeply, and work both independently and within a team environment.

Must Have Qualifications

Associate's degree in Information Technology, Telecommunications, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Math or related, and a minimum 6 years working with operating system hardware and/or software components in a large IT environment with many categories of devices, infrastructures and operating systems

Instead of a degree 8 years related experience working with operating system hardware and/or software components in a large IT environment

What Else We Look For

Solid understanding of all areas in an IT environment, with the technical capability to use standard computer interfaces, operating system components, utilities, production schedulers, scripting programming languages, application programming languages, and large system environment hardware components (i.e., CPU, disk, and tape technologies)

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interact effectively with others, which could include levels of management and external vendors

Excellent organization skills with the ability to work on multiple projects and/or assignment simultaneously in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines and changing priorities

Support of department goals that align with current and future Company objectives and initiatives

Excellent negotiation skills with the ability to find successful resolutions for complex issues, escalating those that require management involvement, when necessary

Desire to stay current on technology trends and operational concepts and tools

This position requires online pre-employment testing for external candidates.

Our Company

As a technology leader in the auto insurance industry, Progressive offers IT professionals access to new technologies and the support of a collaborative team. With encouragement and flexibility to test your own ideas, youll directly impact company growth and success. Youll also benefit from:

Annual gainshare bonus of up to 30% of your salary; Progressive rewards each of us with an annual bonus based on company performance

401k which includes dollar-for-dollar company match of up to 6%

Dedication to work/life balance which includes flexible work arrangements and tools to support your lifestyle

Commitment to IT innovation through initiatives like our Business Innovation Garage where professionals can test new ideas, technology and prototypes

Dynamic company culture that encourages engagement, supports Employee Resource Groups, values your input and embraces a relaxed atmosphere

Onsite gym and wellness programs with discounts & rewards

Healthcare onsite and standard benefits (medical, dental, vision)

Relocation assistance to Northeast Ohio available; learn more about all Cleveland has to offer including.


Job: Information Technology

Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Mayfield Village

Schedule: Full-time

Employee Status: Regular

Job Title:
Systems Engineer Lead
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Job Type:
Mayfield Village Ohio