Staff Software Engineer - Ruby, Experian Consumer Services (remote)

Remote - US Full Time Staff
$107K - $193K Yearly

Published on April 24, 2024

Experian unlocks the power of data to create opportunities for consumers, businesses and society. At life’s big moments – from buying a home or car, to sending a child to college, to growing a business exponentially by connecting it with new customers – we empower consumers and our clients to manage their data with confidence so they can maximize every opportunity.

We gather, analyze and process data in ways others can’t. We help individuals take financial control and access financial services, businesses make smarter decision and thrive, lenders lend more responsibly, and organizations prevent identity fraud and crime.

Company Description
We are thrilled to share that FORTUNE has named Experian one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For. In addition, for the last five years we’ve been name in the top 100 “World’s Most Innovative Companies” by Forbes Magazine.

This position will be supporting the Experian Consumer Services (ECS) - a passionate and innovative team with a mission to provide Financial Power to All™. Our portfolio offers credit education and identity protection solutions to consumers and helps businesses manage the impact of a data breach.
Job Description
*This is a remote role, however Experian would prefer candidates located in the Eastern Time Zone, or able/willing to work ET hours.

The Staff Software Engineer will play a key role in the design and development of key initiatives within the Insurance domain in Experian Consumer Services. Insurance is one of the fastest growing areas within Experian and we are looking for a strong Software Engineer who thrives in a fast-moving environment. The candidate will work very closely with product owners, architects, and engineering teams to deliver high quality, scalable, secure cloud-based technology solutions.

Key Responsibilities
  • Design, Development and Testing of key applications within Insurance Engineering.
  • Development of technical solutions that are built for quality, scale and performance.
  • Collaborate with the business, product management and PMO on product roadmaps and quarterly planning sessions.
  • Participate in code and design reviews to minimize rework and catch issues early in the process.
  • Ensure stable Production operations with focus on uptime, performance, security and reliability.
  • Work efficiently as a part of a global team of engineers ensuring effective collaboration, communication, and delivery.
  • Write secure, clean, and maintainable code, following industry best practices and coding standards.
  • Conduct code reviews, provide constructive feedback, and mentor junior team members.

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field preferred or equivalent amount of experience, knowledge, and skills.
  • Minimum of 5 years of professional experience working with RubyOnRails, building and maintaining scalable secure web applications.
  • Experience with React and Nodejs.
  • Proficiency in database technologies, such as MySQL and experience with data modeling and query optimization.
  • Experience with testing frameworks like RSpec.
  • Strong knowledge of web services and APIs, including RESTful architecture.
  • Deep understanding and hands-on experience with ElasticSearch, including indexing, querying, and performance optimization.
  • Able to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment and achieve results amidst constraints.Deep understanding of best design and software engineering practices, design principles and patterns and unit testing.
  • Ability to mentor junior team members.Ability to take ownership of tasks and drive them to completion.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to effectively collaborate with cross functional teams in an Agile development environment.

Additional Information
Our benefits include: Medical, Life and Dental Insurance, 401K Matching, Share Save Plan, Flex Work/Work From Home, Paid Time Off, Annual Performance Bonus, Education Reimbursement, Family Bonding, Bereavement Leave, Referral Program, and more.

Salary Range: $107,024 - $192,644