Bold Penguin

Software Engineer

  • Contract: Full-time

Job Description

We’re seeking a full stack Software Engineer who will serve as a cross-functional member of the engineering team who embraces DevOps culture and practices. We’re at a pivotal point where we’re building the platform that will serve as the foundation for the business for years to come.

Skill Requirements

  • Engineers backend services and APIs using Ruby on Rails
  • Builds web front-end applications using technologies including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and TypeScript including frameworks such as Angular, React, or Vue
  • Integrates with third party APIs such as Twilio and with various insurance carriers
  • Creates automated tests to ensure our applications are reliable
  • Automates the deployment pipeline to enable frequent deployments and consistent builds from development through production
  • Shares responsibility for site reliability engineering first designing resilient systems and applications, troubleshoots performance or availability issues, and participates in the on call rotation
  • Creates relational database schemas and performs query optimization as well as using in memory data stores
  • Collaborates closely with Systems and Security Engineers to build secure and reliable applications

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 5+ years relevant experience building scalable and functional applications, including two years of Ruby.
  • Experience in technology companies and startups using open source technologies including Linux, Git, AWS, and modern development environments
  • Expert in either front-end or back-end but capable with both.
  • Familiar with a microservice architecture

About the Company

Bold Penguin is the insurtech innovator based in Columbus, Ohio that rapidly increases speed-to-bind for commercial insurance. In 2016, we launched a highly efficient exchange that enhances the connections between customers, agents, and carriers—reducing friction in the buying process for everyone. Integrating technology with the human touch, the exchange is powered by a recommendation engine that’s always learning, utilizing data to predict optimum placement of insurance risks.

We partner with top brokers and insurers to make underwriting small commercial simpler, faster, and more profitable.

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