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Sr Engineer - (Front-End, React) at Guardian in New York, New York

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Looking for your next venture? Are you an adventure-seeking risk-taker? Do you want to have meaningful impact and work in a fun, fast paced, dynamic environment?

Guardian Direct®, a well-capitalized insurtech venture based in Hudson Yards, is looking for a Senior Engineer. We are energized by our mission to create an exceptional, effortless digital insurance marketplace that will respond to the ever-changing landscape of consumer needs and expectations. You'll be a valued member of a team of designers, engineers, product experts and business strategists working together to realize this vision. You will create, design and build highly interactive, dynamic and data-driven applications and features.

Guardian Direct® is a separately operated venture backed by Guardian Life Insurance Company whose mission, rich history, values, and financial strength make this a unique opportunity.

Join us on the adventure!

What you'll get to do:

  • Be Creative - have the freedom to innovate and create technical solutions to solve complex business problems

  • Be Collaborative - work with product and design to launch amazing customer experiences

  • Be Precise - understand the business goals behind every feature and create a solution that can deliver

  • Be Awesome - launch products that you can be proud of

  • Be Customer-Obsessed - build products that make our customers say "WOW!"

Skills you'll use:

  • Node, React, Redux, NextJs, Webpack, TypeScript, Jest

  • Best practices developing with dependencies upon third-party APIs (REST, GraphQL)

What you bring to the table:

  • 5 years of experience delivering high-performance, public-facing web applications that had demonstrative business impact

  • 2 years of React development

  • Mastery of web fundamentals, including vanilla Javascript, HTML and CSS

  • Experience developing complex applications in an Agile environment as part of a team of engineers, designers, product experts, marketers and strategists

  • Experience with modern web application development, including build tools, testing and CI/CD

  • Working knowledge of security best practices, specifically related to PII

  • Excitement, energy and strong people skills including excellent written and verbal communication

  • BA/BS degree in computer science or related field

100% remote to start. Some travel to NY once offices reopen after July 2021

We offer:

  • Challenging work opportunities that create meaningful consumer experiences through innovative solutions

  • Leadership development, skill building and philanthropic opportunities that help you reach your potential

  • Competitive compensation

  • No waiting period for excellent medical, dental, supplemental health, life and vision benefits for you and your dependents

  • Life and disability insurance

  • A great 401(k) with match

  • Tuition assistance, paid parental leave and backup family care

  • Dynamic, modern work environments that promote collaboration and creativity

  • A culture where doing the right thing, social responsibility, inclusiveness, and community involvement matter

Guardian has been helping people protect their futures and secure their lives for more than 150 years. Every day, we serve approximately 27 million people through a range of insurance and financial products. As one of the largest mutual insurance companies, we know what matters most: putting the needs of our customers first. Because everyone deserves a Guardian. Learn more about Guardian at

Guardian is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, creed, religion, sex, affectional or sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, marital status, disability, military or veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable law.

© Copyright 2019 The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, New York, NY.