Senior Software Engineer: Mobile Vertafore, Inc.
The Mobile development team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to lead the design and implementation of our hybrid mobile development framework, solve challenging technical problems, demonstrate good patterns and practices and build great mobile apps that our customers will love. Share your experience and insight with team members, recommend improvements to user experience and advocate for doing things the right way from the start.
Participate in the design and development of key architectural aspects of Mobile.
Be responsible for designing and developing key front-end features.
Build modular frameworks, design efficient solutions and write elegant code.
Factor into your work scalability, availability, security, deployment and integration.
Lead and actively participate on a Scrum team, helping to complete any tasks.
Provide fact-based estimates for user stories and assigned tasks.
Create use cases, technical specifications, release notes, and other documentation for application functionality as needed.
Research functional issues and develop solutions to the problems.
Research and understand the marketing requirements for a product, including target environment, performance criteria and competitive issues.
Research new technology or development tools to remain current.
5+ years of relevant experience in web and/or mobile development.
Experience using jQuery and other frameworks (YUI, Dojo, etc?)
Experience working in mobile app development.
Experience building and deploying mobile apps.
Experience with SCM using SVN, GIT or CVS.
Experience consuming and publishing to web services from the front-end.
Experience with Phonegap and native development for iOS or Android preferred.
Recent experience with Scrum or other Agile methodologies.
Ability to champion good design methodologies and patterns.
Capable of quickly troubleshooting, analyzing and resolving issues that arise during development or in production.
Ability to work with both onshore and offshore development teams.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and ability to work with other product developers, business analysts, testing specialists and product owners to create stellar software products.
A little about mobile development at Vertafore in Bothell, Washington?
Vertafore?s mobile development team is small but growing group of talented developers who are transforming the way insurance industry professionals work by bringing key functionality from Vertafore products they use every day to mobile devices. We?re creating mobile apps for many different roles; from producers consulting with clients, to brokers working with insurance carriers and even to the insured customers themselves, we?ll have a mobile app which helps them do their job and gives them the flexibility to do it wherever they take their phone or tablet.
If you?re looking for challenge and opportunity, reach out to us at www.vertafore.com/careers.
Vertafore is transforming the business of insurance: we are the #1 software provider to both agents and carriers. In fact, 95 of the top 100 insurance agencies use products in the Vertafore suite as well as 43 of the top 50 carriers in the U.S. We are transforming our products and services, exploiting advanced techniques, to create new ?ways and means? for the insurance industry, and with that the industry is changing too.
Inc. magazine rated Vertafore as one of the nation?s fastest growing private companies and we were awarded multiple top honors in the 2011 Vanguard in Insurance Practices awards as the ?best of the best? in terms of value delivered to customers.
At Vertafore we work hard, and we play well together. We?re a mid-sized company of 1,300 so what you do, how you do it, and your ideas have impact. You can make a difference, and our employees do make the difference every day. We respect and value our team, and we look to bring the best talent together to make our future even stronger. Plenty of challenge, plenty of fun with a number 1 team in a number 1 company, making a future that matters! If you?re looking for challenge and opportunity, come join us!
As a Vertafore employee, you?ll receive generous paid time off, full benefits package and market competitive salaries. We have an active Wellness Program to keep you energized and healthy inside and outside of work. A Connect and Reward program to give thanks, reward great work and honor career milestones of your colleagues. There is opportunity for relocation assistance and visa sponsorship to qualified candidates.
Vertafore strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law equal employment. Visit www.vertafore.com/careers today!
Vertafore Company Overview
Vertafore, Inc. is a leading provider of software and information to the insurance industry including independent agents, brokers, MGAs, carriers and reinsurers. For more than 30 years, Vertafore has leveraged a unique industry presence to deliver meaningful solutions?powerful technology, critical information and robust insights to help organizations effectively respond to business challenges and capture new opportunities. Vertafore solutions have helped more than 17,000 customers and 500,000 end users gain a competitive advantage to accelerate their business performance.
Currently, over 1,200 employees nationwide, with continued growth plans well into the future. Our corporate headquarters are in Bothell, WA with offices nationwide. We offer competitive compensation and benefit packages along with 18 days PTO/10 paid holidays, free parking and company sport teams and much more. A big advocate of training, development and promoting from within, we have a vested interest in our employees.
Vertafore is privately held by TPG Capital, the global buyout group of TPG, a leading private investment firm with a long-standing global presence. Founded in 1992, TPG Capital has $48 billion of assets under management and has extensive experience with global public and private investments executed through leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, spinouts, growth investments, joint ventures and restructurings.
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