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Insurify
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Senior Backend Engineer

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Do you want to join the newly open Bulgarian research & development center of Boston's hottest startup? Insurify is one of the fastest-growing MIT FinTech businesses and has been recognized as a global Top 100 InsurTech company. We're changing the way millions of people compare and buy insurance with artificial intelligence, technology, and superior product design.

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Founded in 2013 by Snejina Zacharia (CEO), Todor Kiryazov (CPO) and Giorgos Zacharia, Co-founder and Board Member, Insurify has raised $128 million in venture capital funding from top investors including Viola Group, MTech Capital, Hearst Ventures, Nationwide Ventures and MassMutual Ventures.

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Our team is highly analytical, fast-moving, and focused on one thing: getting more people to compare insurance quotes using Insurify.

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How you will make an impact

  • Work with our product team to architect and develop new features
  • Optimize existing features using modern development techniques to improve speed and reliability
  • Write comprehensive test suites that fortify our codebase
  • Deploy to production often

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What you need to succeed

  • 4+ years of experience of building scalable backend services in Python or other general purpose programming language (e.g. Java, Go, Ruby, Node) and willingness to learn Python
  • Experience with SQL Databases (we use Redshift, MySQL)
  • Experience developing RESTful APIs - we use Django, Flask, AWS Lambda
  • Experience with Apache Airflow or other task workflow systems is a plus
  • Experience in analyzing code performance to identify optimization opportunities
  • Experience in writing unit and integration tests
  • Infrastructure as Code and familiarity with AWS
  • Fluent spoken and written use of English language

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Benefits

  • Employee stock options
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Enhanced private medical, dental and vision insurance plans
  • Yearly wellbeing budget or Multisport card
  • Personal budget for learning and books
  • Employee Assistance Program and other wellbeing perks
  • Office kitchen and fun area with snacks and beverages
  • Regular social events
  • Friendly office culture
  • Hybrid office/home work

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We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

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