Travelers InsuraMatch Software Engineer (AWS, MySQL, Serverless Technology) in Jefferson City, Missouri
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 Description Summary
InsuraMatch is an independent agency company, owned by Travelers Insurance, that uses an innovative online platform to help consumers compare offerings from more than 40 carriers across the United States. With a focus on personal insurance, InsuraMatch offers overage for auto, home, boat, motorcycle, renters, umbrella, and flood, among others. InsuraMatch operates independently and manages all carrier partnerships.
InsuraMatch is looking to hire a versatile Systems Engineer to support a variety of applications, systems, and platforms that provide acquisition targeting, retention modeling projects, predictive analytics, call routing, data architecture, and in-depth data analyses. In this role, you will have a direct impact on the growth of this business and interact with senior executives and be part of a team driving the profit and customer growth of this growing insurance agency.
Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
Actively participate as a member of the InsuraMatch team in collaborating, conceiving and developing scalable, performant, secure solutions
Support and contribute to the improvement of the development process
Provide tier one support for cloud and physical networks, servers, operating systems, and processes
Monitor, manage, and administer Serverless, Linux, and Window computer platforms
Own critical aspects of our technology operations in areas including Production, deployment process automation, monitoring, and security
Provide expert level design and operational practices for AWS
Ensure alignment between security architecture frameworks, standards, and overall IT cloud strategy
Provide training on various cloud security and cloud technologies and mentor engineers on these topics
Create and maintain build scripts, templates and other artifacts for the Infrastructure stack
Support the migration of applications to the cloud infrastructure and assist in the analysis, tuning, and re-architecture when necessary to ensure adherence to business requirements
Bachelors/Masters degree in Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent work or military experience
2+ years of active systems administration
Education, Work Experience, & Knowledge
Familiar with Insurance product and services
System administration experience in UNIX/Linux and Windows environments
Demonstrated experience working with AWS to provide highly-available, secure, and reliable services that take advantage of AWS’s catalog of pre-existing solutions where possible
AWS Solutions Architect and AWS Security Architect a plus
Deep experience with LAMP platforms
Expertise with MySQL relational databases
Experience with continuous integration and continuous delivery
Experience moving platforms and services to server-less infrastructure
Knowledge of information security best practices
Exposure to PII regulations and controls
Job Specific Technical Skills & Competencies
Exposure to the next generation AWS security stack
Ability to script in Python and Bash, ability to read Node.js
Understanding of SQL query and schema design
Familiarity with Serverless Computing principles and practices
Detail orientation - attention and desire to work on large data "crunching" projects.
Strong written and oral communication skills and a proven ability to communicate technical concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences
Creative thinker with the ability to synthesize information from various sources and apply that information to concrete business problems
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 (TAPHYREQ@travelers.com) 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.