Software Developer

Hartford, Connecticut

Company Information
Solid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities. That's Travelers. Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers - and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference.

Job Summary

Travelers has an exciting opportunity for a senior engineer on our Digital Technologies team. You will be joining an innovative team that is creating forward thinking software solutions.

As a member of this team, you enjoy seeking opportunities to be a technical advocate to influence, develop and or redesign strategic software applications. You stay on top of the latest technology trends and have a passion for building responsive web, web services and API enabled architecture. Your expertise in Javascript UI Frameworks such as Angular, NodeJS, or React will lead to success. You also enjoy working as a part of a team in a collaborative environment.



Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
  • Full stack developer/engineer
  • Design, test, develop, deploy, maintain and improve software assets
  • Deliver high quality code thru hands on development with attention to detail
  • Analyze/Research issues and provide solutions to quickly resolve them
  • Enjoy mentoring others on development processes
  • Work closely in an Agile team of product owner, engineers and scrum master in a collaborative environment
  • Actively participate in solution design with system engineers and architects


Minimum Qualifications
High School diploma or equivalent required. 3 years of programming/development experience required.

Education, Work Experience & Knowledge
  • BA/BS in Computer Science or related field or equivalent practical experience
  • 6+ years of relevant hands-on software development experience
  • High proficiency with Client side Javascript frameworks
  • ReactJS, Angular and other modern JS UI frameworks, CSS, Bootstrap
  • NodeJS/.NET Framework and ES2015+ experience desirable
  • Hands-on experience working with web service technologies such as REST, JSON, SOAP
  • Experienced in automated unit testing and acceptance testing frameworks (NUnit, Mocha, Jasmine, Jest, Selenium)
  • Working experience with version control (Git, SVN)
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process preferred
  • Ambition to learn and utilize emerging technologies while working in a stimulating environment
  • Experience in client facing technologies and heavy hands on development as an individual contributor
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to learn and adapt to change quickly and easily
  • Familiarity with DevOps, continuous delivery, configuration management and tools is desired


Job Specific & Technical Skills & Competencies
  • Expert JavaScript Skills
  • Angular 2+
  • ReactJS
  • NodeJS
  • .Net Framework/.Net Core
  • Automated unit testing with JS and .NET


Licensing or Certificates
Depends on the specific role but some examples may include: ITIL Remedy Java certification Microsoft certification.net Kanban/Agile/SAFe

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Travelers is an equal opportunity employer.
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About Travelers

The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV) is a leading property casualty insurer selling primarily through independent agents and brokers. The company's diverse business lines offer its global customers a wide range of coverage in the auto, home and business settings. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Travelers has more than 30,000 employees and generated revenues of approximately $25 billion in 2010.