Who’s Clearcover? Clearcover is the smarter car insurance company. We use powerful technology to offer everyday drivers better coverage for less money. We’re proud to be one of the fastest growing startups in Chicago, and we’re currently looking to add a few more extraordinary people to our team.
What will you do as a Lead Ruby Software Engineer?
Design, build and maintain our backend Ruby on Rails and Kotlin applications
Define and refine technical best practices for scrum teams
Work with leadership stakeholders on company-wide initiatives
Influence the work of multiple teams to align with broader engineering team objectives
Build technical expertise and collateral to strengthen our position as a leader in technology
What do you have as a Lead Ruby Software Engineer?
Fluency in Ruby/Ruby on Rails and RSpec or similar testing frameworks
Experience with Kotlin and/or Java
Expertise with RESTful API conventions
High standards for quality and attention to detail
A desire to collaborate with and elevate your team to produce outstanding, high quality products
Demonstrated success leading technical implementations
Past success mentoring developers and helping your entire team perform better
What other skills will help?
Fluency in Typescript or Python
Ability to strike a balance between the needs of today with building towards a greater future
Experience with data driven development to build, scope and define features that have a measurable impact
Experience with domain driven design to help explain and simplify complex problems
Experience with scrum fundamentals
What's in it for you?
Unlimited PTO, we hire adults
Equity for all employees, so you own a piece of the pie too
Dental and Vision, we've got you covered 100%
Medical, we cover the vast majority of your premiums to make the cost of you and your family's coverage affordable. Plus, we contribute to your HSA and HRA (cha-ching)
We invest in your future by contributing 3% of your salary to a 401(K), even if you don't
Come to work pre-taxed through our FSA commuter benefits
and yes, we have unlimited LaCroix, beer, snacks and the occasional ice cream social (for once we’re back in the office)
Clearcover is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) that welcomes and encourages all applicants to apply regardless of age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify and/or expression, national origin, disability, veteran status, marital or parental status, ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy or other reasons prohibited by law.