Farmers Insurance Careers

Backend Developer

Woodland Hills, California
Information Technology

Job Description

Requisition ID: 18000653
We are Farmers! 
Join a team of diverse professionals at Farmers to acquire skills on the job and apply your learned knowledge to future roles at Farmers. Farmers Insurance also offers extensive training opportunities through the award winning University of Farmers named by Training magazine amongst top 10 corporate training units in the world. Start your career at Farmers today! 
Job Summary 
Farmers insurance Mobile team is looking for a Lead backend engineer to help us take Farmers technology to the next level.
Essential Job Functions   
  • You will develop new services that to support the Mobile iOS and Android clients.
  • You will advocate for performance and engineering best practices.
  • You will research new technologies that will extend your skills and the value that Farmers Insurance can offer to our customers.
  • You will collaborate with other Backend and Mobile engineers, architects, product manager.
Physical Actions 
Required job duties are essentially sedentary work consisting of occasional walking, standing and lifting and/or carrying 10 lbs. maximum, and seeing.
Physical Environment 
Required job duties are normally performed in a climate controlled office environment.
Education Requirements 
Bachelors degree or equivalent or specific relevant experience 
Experience Requirements 
  • 3+ years experience as a software developer with Node.js
  • You should have experience with other scripting languages (Python, Ruby, Perl)
  • You must have knowledge of HTTP, REST and SOAP
  • Experience driving process improvement and collaborating with a team
  • You can demonstrate the reasoning and explain technical trade-offs
  • Aptitude to solve problems
  • Knowledge of data schemes and databases
  • Experience with PaaS and MBaaS are a bonus
Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce. 



Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: 08/29/2018