11/22/2022

Senior Software Engineer

  • Zurich Insurance Company Ltd.
  • Schaumburg, IL, United States

Job Description

What can go right when you can grow your career?

 

Now is the time to move forward and make a difference. At Zurich, we want you to share your unique perspectives, experiences and ideas so we can grow and drive sustainable change together. As part of a leading global organization, we have over 150 years of experience, serve more than 25 industries, and insure 90% of the Fortune 500®. Zurich strives to provide ongoing career development opportunities so you can reach your full potential and foster an environment where voices are diverse, behaviors are inclusive, actions drive equity, and our people feel a sense of belonging. With the support of people like you, we are optimistic about leading the next evolution of the insurance industry. Join us in building a brighter future for our people, our customers and the communities we serve.

 

Zurich North America is currently looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our Data & Analytics Engineering team, ideally based out of our North American Headquarters in Schaumburg, Illinois but we are open to filling this role virtually.

Zurich’s Data & Analytics Engineering Team is responsible for the building cloud native analytics ecosystem at scale, and machine learning operations. The Senior Software Engineer will assist with leading the predictive model deployment as well as responsible for prototyping and building front-end user interfaces.

The primary responsibilities of the Data & Analytics Senior Software Engineer include:

  • Architect, design and build analytics-focused full-stack solutions

  • Advocating and enforcing adoption of architecture standards, reusable code examples, and physical design best practices

  • Assisting with the transfer of knowledge of python development skills in the enterprise

  • Supporting a service-oriented data architecture as required

  • Designing solutions that fit within the enterprise's larger data integration strategy or initiative

  • Providing coaching and mentoring to junior members of the team

  • Exercising strong communication, collaboration, and ownership of code and projects

Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Mathematics/Statistics and 6 or more years of experience in the Data Engineering area
    OR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 8 or more years of experience in the Data Engineering area
    OR

  • Zurich Certified Insurance Apprentice including an Associate Degree in Computer Science or Mathematics/Statistics and 6 or more years of experience in the Data Engineering area
    AND

  • 5 or more of experience in Enterprise Data Engineering

  • Experience in scripting languages

  • Experience with data transformation and aggregation tools

  • Experience in data analysis, data interrogation or data profiling

Preferred:

  • Expertise in Python backend REST APIs with frameworks such as Flask, Fastapi, etc.

  • Expertise in JavaScript developing single page applications and prototypes using React, Angular, or similar technologies

  • Experience with traditional and non-traditional database technology like SQL, Spark, and NOSQL

  • Prior experience with Microsoft Power Apps and Power Pages.

  • Prior work experience partnering with quantitative researchers and Data Scientists

  • Ability to work with limited direction and with a sense of urgency

 

 


As a condition of employment at Zurich, employees must adhere to any COVID-related health and safety protocols in place at that time (https://www.zurichna.com/careers/faq).

 

A future with Zurich. What can go right when you apply at Zurich?

 

Now is the time to move forward and make a difference. At Zurich, we want you to share your unique perspectives, experiences and ideas so we can grow and drive sustainable change together. As part of a leading global organization, Zurich North America has over 150 years of experience managing risk and supporting resilience. Today, Zurich North America is a leading provider of commercial property-casualty insurance solutions and a wide range of risk management products and services for businesses and individuals. We serve more than 25 industries, from agriculture to technology, and we insure 90% of the Fortune 500®. Our growth strategy is not limited to our business. As an employer, we strive to provide ongoing career development opportunities, and we foster an environment where voices are diverse, behaviors are inclusive, actions drive equity, and our people feel a sense of belonging. Be a part of the next evolution of the insurance industry. Join us in building a brighter future for our colleagues, our customers and the communities we serve. Zurich maintains a comprehensive employee benefits package for employees as well as eligible dependents and competitive compensation. Please click here to learn more.

 

As a global company, Zurich recognizes the diversity of our workforce as an asset. We recruit talented people from a variety of backgrounds with unique perspectives that are truly welcome here. Taken together, diversity and inclusion bring us closer to our common goal: exceeding our customers’ expectations. Zurich does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status. EOE disability/vet 

 

Zurich does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Any unsolicited resume will become the property of Zurich American Insurance. If you are a preferred vendor, please use our Recruiting Agency Portal for resume submission. 

 

Location(s): AM - Schaumburg
Remote Working: Hybrid
Schedule: Full Time
 
Linkedin Recruiter Tag: #LI-BW1 


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