Senior Engineer (Remote)

EngineeringFull TimeToronto, ON

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Come work at PolicyMe, and help us disrupt the insurance world! As a senior engineer, you will help build exciting features, services, and infrastructure tools needed to propel PolicyMe's growth. We are a small and ambitious team that uses cutting edge technology to create a world-class experience for our users. This role is ideal for developers who feel confident in their technical ability and are looking to work in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Tackle tough design and product problems
  • Take ownership and deliver products from end-to-end (ideation, testing, rollout, monitoring)
  • Develop disaster recovery mechanisms to help prevent data loss
  • Provide technical guidance and leadership across various domains
  • Build tools to improve security, automation, and the developer experience

Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of relevant experience
  • BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience
  • Fluency in a backend server language (Python is a plus)
  • Experience working in UNIX/Linux environments

Recommended:

  • Experience in AWS (S3, SQS, EC2, CloudWatch, RDS, Glacier, ...)
  • Expertise in relational databases and schema design
  • Experience with full stack web development (ES8, javascript frameworks, RESTful APIs, NodeJs, build tools)
  • Experience with best practices across security, web, system architecture, etc.
  • A proactive approach to spotting areas for improvement, performance bottlenecks, etc.
  • Ability to profile and debug applications in real-time
  • Experience with developing accessible web applications and web pages

This role is fully remote, although the team is based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada