Symetra Financial

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Web Developer

at Symetra Financial

Posted: 10/24/2017
Job Reference #: 5000271951706
Keywords: technical, system

Job Description

Job Description

Symetra is a dynamic and growing financial services company with 60 years of experience and customers nationwide. In our daily work delivering retirement, employee benefits, and life insurance products, we're guided by the principles of VALUE, TRANSPARENCY AND SUSTAINABILITY. That means we provide products and services people need at a competitive price, we communicate clearly and honestly so people understand what they're getting, and we build products that stand the test of time. We work hard and do what's right for our customers, communities and employees. Join our team and share in our success as we work toward becoming the next national player in our industry.

Come join our dynamic team and help us. We are seeking a Software Developer who excels when the stakes are high. Do you love web technologies? Do you understand the trade-offs between CPU, bandwidth and storage? Do you understand how software as a services works in the cloud and live to ensure end users can easily use your products?

As a Software Developer, you will help define and implement the user interface, while still aligning up and down the software stack. You should have a proven track record of shipping web applications or scalable service products, as well as a keen eye for technical opportunities. You will have a history of web accomplishments and a strong passion for solving customer pain points. You should be eager to define and deliver the future of dynamic financial awareness.

Software developer will be responsible for helping to build, and maintain mission critical applications that allow our business partners to proactively manage business processes. This individual, working under general supervision as an individual contributor, will be expected to partner with others in estimating development efforts based on high level requirements; and work effectively with business and technical subject matter experts, other developers, systems analysts, quality assurance analysts and third party vendors ensuring that deliverables are met.

You possess subject matter expertise and self-awareness that people take note of. You lead by doing and can also collaborate within Symetra or beyond to deliver amazing results. You manage your own time and always do the right things while being aligned to our strategic initiatives.


Your key responsibilities include:

  • Identify problems in advance and drive creative solutions to fix them
  • Be agile, quick and adaptable
  • Provides day to day production support. Perform urgent problem resolution, including on call support.
  • Analyze functional application design and develop/test detailed programs for complex components. Participate in requirements definition, design walkthroughs, and code reviews.
  • Design and document system integration/configuration as required. Plan and coordinate movement of code between various technical environments, and participate in large system implementations. Accurately estimate and deliver assigned tasks.

Job Requirements

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or other related field. Equivalent work experience may be accepted.

Minimum of 2 to 5 years of development experience required.

Javascript, Typescript, , C#, Swift, Java

MV* Web Frameworks
AngularJS, ReactJS, Ember, Backbone, Aurelia, Meteor

Build Tools and Package Managers
Gulp, Grunt, Bower, NPM, BrowserSync, Babel, Yeoman

JavaScript Frameworks and Web Tools
NodeJS, BreezeJS, Moment, Angular-Material, Bootstrap, Ionic, Font-Awesome, AngularFire

SQL Server, MySQL

Server Side
Entity Framework, ASP.?Net Web API, REST, SignalR/?WebHooks/?Web Sockets

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