Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers - Boston Chapter

Principal Software Engineer

Boston, Massachusetts, United States
11 days ago


Company Description

AIR Worldwide (AIR), a Verisk business, provides risk modeling solutions that make individuals, businesses, and society more resilient to extreme events. In 1987, AIR Worldwide founded the catastrophe modeling industry and today models the risk from natural catastrophes, terrorism, pandemics, casualty catastrophes, andcyber attacks, globally. Insurance, reinsurance, financial, corporate, and government clients rely on AIR's advanced science, software, and consulting services for catastrophe risk management, insurance-linked securities, site-specific engineering analyses, and agricultural risk management. AIR Worldwide, is headquartered in Boston with additional offices in North America, Europe, and Asia. To learn more about AIR, please visit us We are proud to be a part of the Verisk family of companies!

At the heart of what we do is help clients manage risk. Verisk (Nasdaq: VRSK) provides data and insights to our customers in insurance, energy and the financial services markets so they can make faster and more informed decisions.

Our global team uses AI, machinelearning, automation, and other emerging technologies to collect and analyze billions of records. We provide advanced decision-support to prevent credit, lending, and cyber risks. In addition, we monitor and advise companies on complex global matters such as climate change, catastrophes, and geopolitical issues.

But why we do our work is what sets us apart. It stems from a commitment to making the world better, safer and stronger.

It's the reason Verisk is part of the UN Global Compact sustainability initiative. It's why we made a commitment to balancing 100 percent of our carbon emissions. It's the aim of our "returnship" program for experienced professionals rejoining the workforce after time away. And, it's what drives our annual Innovation Day, where we identify our next first-to-market innovations to solve our customers' problems.

At its core, Verisk uses data to minimize risk and maximize value. But far bigger, is why we do what we do.

At Verisk you can build an exciting career with meaningful work; create positive and lasting impact on business; and find the support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career.We have received the Great Place to Work® Certification for the fifth consecutive year. We've been recognized byForbesas a World's Best Employer and a Best Employer for Women, testaments to our culture of engagement and the value we place on an inclusive and diverse workforce.Verisk's Statement on Racial Equity and Diversity supports our commitment to these values and affecting positive and lasting change in the communities where we live and work.

Job Description

Principal Software Engineer

Grow your career by becoming a member of AIR's Software Development team. We are seeking an experienced, motivated Full Stack Developer to participate in developing complex analytical software for catastrophe risk management within an Agile team. Your team will be responsible for work in all stages of SDLC, from reviewing requirements, architecture, to design, to develop and test, to deployment. We are looking for a candidate who can quickly pick up new technologies, respond quickly to change and adapt to changing requirements.

  • Design and development of multi-tier applications for insurance industry from high-level architecture to user experience, database stored procedures, workflow, unit testing and end-to-end integration testing etc.
  • Working from static application mockups and wireframes, developing end to end interface solutions.
  • Architect, design, develop, and finalize functional and responsive applications by collaborating with other engineers in the Agile team and provide technical leadership and experience to the team(s).
  • Help team(s) in building future cloud native solutions.
  • Using automation and tooling to continuously improve the reliability, scalability, and velocity.
  • Good knowledge of T-SQL and database programming with any RDMS system.
  • Strong problem-solving skills, fast learner and keen to learn.
  • Excellent listening skills, good written and verbal communication skills, enthusiasm, energy, and creativity.


  • B.S. in Math, CS or Software Engineering; M.S preferred.
  • 8+ years of hands-on experience in development of SOA commercial-grade software products (C#, .NET, WPF, WCF).
  • Experience with Microsoft High Performance computing (HPC).
  • Experience with multi-threading and processing large volumes of data with high parallelized process.
  • 2+ years of technical lead experience with architecting solutions.
  • Experience in designing and developing cloud native products is a plus.
  • Strong understanding of Agile process and best practices.
  • Strong knowledge of latest technologies and trends.
  • Ability to develop use-cases from business requirements.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with project stakeholders outside of Dev. group, especially with Product Management on feature requirements and project schedules.
  • Ability to provide effective technical leadership and oversight to development team on a project, ensuring that software is developed in adherence to established architecture, design, quality standards, as well as delivery schedule.

Additional Information

Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer.

All members of the Verisk Analytics family of companies are equal opportunity employers. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, veteran's status, age or disability.

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Job Information

  • Job ID: 59976235
  • Location:
    Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Company Name: Verisk
  • Position Title: Principal Software Engineer
  • Job Type: Full-Time
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