Senior Software Engineer - Virtual Appraisals

Published on December 15, 2023

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Job Title: Senior Software Engineer
Company: Snapsheet
Job Location: US-Remote
Job Type: Full-time, direct hire
Job Department: Technology 
About Snapsheet:About Snapsheet: Snapsheet exists to simplify claims. We leverage our expertise in virtual estimating and innovative claims management technology, transforming the end-to-end claims process - delivering faster, modern experiences for claims organizations of all sizes.
About the role: Snapsheet is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join the Virtual Appraisals (VA) Team! The VA team continuously improves the software that made us famous, our internal end-to-end claims platform. They work closely with our Operations team to add automation and to reduce human touches and cycle times ultimately making the claims process more efficient. 
What You’ll Be Doing: 
  • Enhance our newest estimating tool that will automate workflows and significantly boost productivity for our estimating team
  • Contribute to technical design processes and provide improvement suggestions and feedback.
  • Play an influential role in growing Snapsheet to be the industry leader in technology.
  • Work in an agile environment and participate in weekly stand-ups, retrospectives, etc. 
  • Proactively challenge scopes, flag issues, and suggest alternatives.
  • Collaborating with other engineers, product management, and design to identify and solve complex problems
Qualifications we are looking for:
  • 5+ years of backend-focused web development experience including: 
    • Designing and building APIs
    • Designing schemas and performant queries for relational databases
    • Understanding of scalability challenges and performance of server-side code
  • Prior experience using Ruby on Rails
  • Eagerness to learn from and work with a collaborative team
  • Commitment to quality and passion for technology and creating cutting-edge solutions
  • Ability to manage tasks and to contribute towards multiple initiatives during a sprint 
Our Tech Stack: 
  • Frameworks: Ruby on Rails and React 
  • Methodology: Agile 
  • Infrastructure: MySQL, S3, Redis, Elasticsearch, RabbitMQ, Lambda, Docker, CloudFront 
Snapsheet Perks: 
  • 100% remote position
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance through Blue Cross Blue Shield.
  • 401K with 4% base match (fully vested 60 days after your start date)
  • Unlimited PTO policy
  • Employee Assistance Program - offers 6 visits with trained counselors per life incident
  • Monthly Wi-Fi reimbursement 
  • Generous parental leave programs
  • Open Hack Days every other Friday and Productivity blocks every Tuesday
  • Quarterly learning and development budget
  • Optional virtual and in-person events 
  • Holiday mailers
  • Diversity groups including Snapsheet Women’s Advocacy Group, Parents Circle, and more
At Snapsheet we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role but your experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.
Snapsheet is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know by emailing [email protected]
Snapsheet is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state, and local law.