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Boston, MA, US

Junior Software Engineer

 

About iptiQ


Become a part of a growing and dynamic entrepreneurial team within the established Swiss Re Group. iptiQ is a start-up unit, established to provide innovative protection solutions directly to consumers.Our team delivers the coordination, infrastructure and competences that are key to driving forward this new business; working closely with our partners and clients.Our mission is to reduce the protection gap by simplifying life insurance and making it more accessible to people.Our motto is "now life is easier for everyone". For us this means making life insurance easier to sell, to buy and to trust.
 

 

iptiQ offers a flexible working environment where curious and adaptable people thrive. Are you interested in joining us?

 

About the Role 

 

iptiQ has openings for energetic Jr. software engineering professionals to join us in our Boston, MA office.  We aren’t looking for a Code Monkey who just follows orders and writes code, instead, we want Code Ninja who will participate in grooming requirements and then follow those requirements to craft solutions of his/her own design.  Ultimately, your code will be part of systems within iptiQ's platform, which is why we are searching for only the best and brightest software engineers to join our ranks.  If you think you fit the bill, then apply now! 

 

Key Responsibilities 

  • You are self-starter, enjoy challenging problems, and continuously improving yourself and others around you by constantly challenging the status-quo 

  • You will be part of a Scrum team doing full-stack development to deliver high quality SaaS solutions. 

  • You will participate in group design sessions lead by Sr. Engineers 

  • You will be grooming and planning user stories, writing test cases, developing functionality and automation, fixing defects, and updating documentation 

 

About the Team 

 

We are a fast growing unit, established to deliver innovative protection solutions sold directly to consumers through a wide distribution channels. Our team delivers the coordination, infrastructure and competencies that are key to driving forward this new business, working closely with our partners and clients.  

 Our mission is to reduce the protection gap by simplifying life insurance through digital capabilities and making it more accessible to people. Our motto is to "provide protection solutions as they should be". This means delivering solutions consumers feel good about buying and we feel good about selling. 

 

About You 

  • Minimum Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or related field. 

  • 0-2 years of hands-on development as a professional. 

  • Experience with one or more of the following languages / runtimes: Java, Node, React, Python, or similar language. 

  • Experience with one or more of the following data storage technologies: Relational or NOSQL technology. 

 

 

Swiss Re is an equal opportunity employer. It is our practice to recruit, hire and promote without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, pregnancy, sexual orientations, marital status, military status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Decisions on employment are solely based on an individual's qualifications for the position being filled.

During the recruitment process, reasonable accommodations for disabilities are available upon request. If contacted for an interview, please inform the Recruiter/HR Professional of the accommodation needed.

 

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