Full Stack Software Engineer - Remote
Posted on Jun 3 Northbrook, IL 191 views
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Everything we do at Allstate is driven by a shared purpose: to protect people from life’s uncertainties so they can realize their hopes and dreams. For more than 89 years we’ve thrived by staying a step ahead of whatever’s 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. We’ve been an industry leader in pricing sophistication, telematics, digital photo claims and, more recently, device and identity protection. We are the Good Hands. We don’t follow the trends. We set them.
Think that working in the insurance field can’t be exciting, rewarding and challenging? Think again!
Allstate is looking for a Full Stack Software Engineer to join our forward engineering team supporting Transformative Growth initiative within 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, formed through acquisition and new business startup, includes brands like Allstate Roadside Services, InfoArmor, SquareTrade, Esurance, Allstate Benefits, Allstate Dealer Services, and Drift 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 customer’s benefit
- You are comfortable with ambiguity, and even use it to drive better ideas, work and success
What You Will Do
In this role, you will serve as a member of the forward engineering team supporting Transformative Growth program working from home. 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.
The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following:
- You will use the latest selected technology stack in your day-to-day development activities.
- You will work alongside other experienced engineers in a paired environment, sharing your knowledge and skills, and learning from others as the product progresses.
- These will be a true java software engineering position providing opportunity for back-end services development experience. Ideally you will already have experience Java/Spring, however an enthusiasm for software engineering and a proven ability to investigate and apply new technologies in your current role will also be strongly considered.
- 3+ years technology development and implementation experience.
- Knowledge of Agile methodologies (especially Agile XP), including paired programming and test-driven development.
- Thorough understanding on OOP concepts, Data Structures and Algorithms
- Excellent Java coding (Java 8 or higher) background including familiarity with the following tools:
- Spring Framework
- Microsoft SQL Server or MongoDB
A college degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science or similar field, including a solid understanding of Computer Science fundamentals
The salary range for this position is $90,000/yr-$112,000. Salary offered will be 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.
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As a Fortune 100 company and industry leader, we provide a competitive salary – but that’s 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, you’ll have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life -- including a generous paid time off policy. For a full description of Allstate’s benefits, visit allstate.jobs/benefits/
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