Role: Performance Solution Engineer
Location: within US/Remote
Travel: 15% (includes opportunities for international travel)
Open to Internal and External candidates
We deliver our customers peace of mind every day by helping them protect what they value most. Our passion for placing the customer at the center of everything we do is driving a transformational shift at Liberty Mutual. Operating as a tech startup within a Fortune 100 company, we are leading a digital disruption that will redefine how people experience insurance.
Tech at Liberty Mutual offers the challenge and creativity of a startup with the financial backing and stability of a large company – that’s our opportunity for you. Liberty Mutual has been building internal startup teams to deliver innovative products and solutions quicker. As we grow this culture, mindset and capability, we want you to lead this change with us. We are spinning up more Agile Lean Startup teams and we need solution engineers to anchor and develop these teams.
If you’re a technical leader who wants to develop products from idea to production within small, empowered, agile teams, join our tech team. As a solution engineer you will focus on a global digital strategic solution development for GRM E|W markets. The insurance industry is exciting and complex, and we need a passionate, analytical technology professional to help our teams navigate through those challenges. Liberty Mutual is looking for someone who enjoys working in a highly collaborative environment that values speed and quality, with a strong desire to drive change as we continue our agile and cloud enabled transformational journey.
In this role, you would:
Participate in 100% development with a system architecture mindset and a focus on performance
Empowered to lead key aspects of the architecture runway delivery team by developing and collaborating with architects to ensure global solution alignment with technical architecture, business plans and long-term strategy.
Work on the development of system, technical and product standards based on business architecture plan and vision by developing cook books, implementation guides, and foundational working software.
Help in the realization of the global architecture strategy into incremental foundational deliveries that enable the delivery teams to deliver faster in a more sharable, scalable and incremental fashion globally.
Make recommendations to improve process efficiency and effectiveness, providing input to major architectural designs to ensure consistency, security, maintainability and flexibility with respect to overall system, technical and product architectures within a domain or portfolio.
Continually enhance full delivery pipeline through automation, expanded yet increasingly efficient test coverage, ultimately optimizing time-to-market and quality
Plans and manages execution of a global incremental architecture strategy.
Maintain strategic partnerships between vendors, business partners, and development teams.
Oversee design reviews and provide technical guidance.
Contribute to decisions that impact profitability and operational effectiveness.
This role might be for you if you have:
Bachelor`s or Master`s degree in technical or business discipline or equivalent experience; technical Master`s degree preferred.
Generally, a minimum of 10 years related experience.
Able and want to do 100% java development with a passion for strategic architecture delivery
In-depth knowledge of IT concepts, strategies and methodologies.
In-depth knowledge of diverse and emerging technologies and new architectural concepts and principles.
Knowledgeable in software engineering languages and tools; proficient in new and emerging technologies.
In-depth understanding of layered solutions and designs; in-depth understanding of shared software concepts and product features, as well as security minded.
In-depth knowledge of business operations, objectives and strategies; in-depth understanding of global business and technology trends and the financial services industry.
Highly developed negotiation, consensus building & influencing skills, facilitation and the adaptability to respond to change quickly.
Highly developed oral and written communication skills; strong presentation skills.
Ability to effectively collaborate with all levels of the organization.
Willing to travel as needed
We are looking for highly competitive applicants to help fulfill the following type of role:
Performance Solution Engineer leader – As a performance engineer, I will
Provide technical assistance to improve ecosystem performance, reliability and scalability.
Perform and document load testing across systems, databases and services.
Perform deep root-cause analysis related to performance and scalable issues.
Oversee, evaluate, and generate end-2-end system performance metrics, health check dashboard, and proposed resolutions.
Work with testing team to help develop and review performance test plans and cases.
Analyze test results and coordinate with development teams for bug fixes.
Suggest new tools and techniques to improve testing efficiency
Highly competitive applicants will be able to:
Build foundational software (100% Development)
Maintains cookbooks and implementation guidelines
Work with teams to create and influence detailed design
Collaborates with solution architects
Experience working with Agile methodologies (Scrum, Lean Startup, XP) and cross-functional teams (Product Owners, Scrum Masters, team members)
Ideally familiar with Design Thinking, Behavior and Test-Driven Development
Strong leadership, communication and collaboration skills with track record of taking solution ownership
Demonstrated ability to learn new business and technology concepts quickly
Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills to navigate and support complex insurance systems with a desire to dive into the details
We value your hard work, integrity and commitment to positive change. In return for your service, it’s our privilege to offer you benefits and rewards that support your life and well-being. To learn more about our benefit offerings please visit: https://LMI.co/Benefits
At Liberty Mutual, we give motivated, accomplished professionals the opportunity to help us redefine what insurance means; to work for a global leader with a deep sense of humanity and a focus on improving and protecting everyday lives. We create an inspired, collaborative environment, where people can take ownership of their work; push breakthrough ideas; and feel confident that their contributions will be valued and their growth championed.
We’re dedicated to doing the right thing for our employees, because we know that their fulfillment and success leads us to great places. Life. Happiness. Innovation. Impact. Advancement. Whatever their pursuit, talented people find their path at Liberty Mutual.