Senior Full Stack Software Engineer-REMOTE Home Based Worker
The world isnt standing still, and neither is Allstate. Were moving quickly, looking across our businesses and brands and taking bold steps to better serve customers evolving needs. Thats why now is an exciting time to join our team. As a leader in a corporation with 83,000 employees and agency force members, youll have a hand in transforming not only Allstate but a dynamic industry. Youll have opportunities to take risks, challenge the status quo and shape the future for the greater good.
Youll do all this in an environment of excellence and the highest ethical standards a place where values such as integrity, inclusive diversity and accountability are paramount. We empower every employee to lead, drive change and give back where they work and live. Our people are our greatest strength, and we work as one team in service of our customers and communities.
Everything we do at Allstate is driven by a shared purpose: to protect people from lifes uncertainties so they can realize their hopes and dreams. For 89 years weve thrived by staying a step ahead of whatevers coming next to give customers peace of mind no matter what changes they face. We acted with conviction to advocate for seat belts, air bags and graduated driving laws. We help give survivors of domestic violence a voice through financial empowerment. Weve been an industry leader in pricing sophistication, telematics, digital photo claims and, more recently, device and identity protection. We are the Good Hands. We dont follow the trends. We set them.Job Summary
LOCATION: This position is open for Charlotte, NC OR REMOTE
The general working hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Eastern Time. Incumbents will need to be available during this time.
Allstate is looking for a Senior Full Stack Software Engineer to join our Rapid Product Delivery team in support of the Allstate Family of Companies.
Allstate is expanding beyond insurance to offer our customers a complete circle of protection for all aspects of their lives. The Allstate Family of Companies includes brands like Allstate Insurance, Allstate Roadside Services, Allstate Identity Protection (InfoArmor), SquareTrade, Allstate Benefits, Allstate Dealer Services, Arity, and Avail Car Sharing.
You are passionate about software engineering
You measure success by delivering working software and end user satisfaction
You have a desire to reimagine our business for the customers benefit
You are comfortable with ambiguity, and even use it to drive better ideas, work and success
In this role, you will serve as a member of the Rapid Product Delivery team in Charlotte, NC. You will practice and be the champion of Agile delivery utilizing Continuous Integration & Deployment practices. You will own the full stack of software products; developing and implementing frontends (web or mobile), and backend services. You will leverage test driven development and continuous integration to ensure agility and quality of products.
You will actively participate in the decision-making process of the team ensuring that the simplest appropriate technology and design is chosen to meet user needs. You will coach other team members, creating an environment of continuous learning, and constantly challenging and stretching the knowledge of the team.
Participate in inception and iteration planning meetings, infusing backlogs with technical input working in close partnership with the product owner and product engineering manager
Lead and participates in daily site, cross-site, and product team standups
Lead and participates in retrospectives; demonstrating and encouraging each participant to provide feedback with empathy
Partner in collaboration and strategy alignment across product portfolios (cross-product) in partnership with product managers, other peers and key stakeholders with the customer needs and wants in mind
Serve as an expert on one or more business domains and a lead advocate of one or more technology stacks; share that knowledge across organizations
Participate in shaping the architecture and design of the products we build; actively help the team in choosing the right technology, and solving technical problems
Coach the team in writing software and building products
Establish continuous integration, continuous delivery, and continuous deployment pipelines and practices
Lead and participate in knowledge sharing, and contribute to the overall growth of the collective knowledge of the engineering community.
A college degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science or similar field, including a solid understanding of Computer Science fundamentals. Any Full-stack bootcamp experience will also be considered.
5+ years of experience developing software in different programming languages, and demonstrated ability to quickly learn new languages
Proficiency with Test Driven Development and Pair Programming
Proficiency developing/consuming REST APIs including tooling for documentation (Java, Spring Boot, Swagger/Postman)
Experience developing continuous integration, continuous delivery and continuous deployment pipelines for distributed apps (including use of Jenkins, Artifactory, Gradle)
Experience on approaches and tools for automated testing and monitoring
5+ years of developing and implementing systems at scale
Recent experience working in an eXtreme Programming (XP) or agile environment
Strong verbal communication and collaboration skills
Experience designing applications iteratively you will not receive a full spec upfront and will need to feel comfortable thinking things through, filling in the blanks, and iterating across sprints as we receive feedback and pivot based on customer feedback
Understanding of distributed systems, operating systems, networking, databases, security, and analytics
Understanding of cloud services, deployment models, and distributed systems
The salary range for this position starts at $110,000/yr-$132,000/yr
Salary offered is commensurate with experience and skills required
The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.
Good Work. Good Life. Good Hands.
As a Fortune 100 company and industry leader, we provide a competitive salary but thats just the beginning. Our Total Rewards package also offers benefits like tuition assistance, medical and dental insurance, as well as a robust pension and 401(k). Plus, youll have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life -- including a generous paid time off policy.
Allstate generally does not sponsor individuals for employment-based visas for this position.
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