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Job ID :
87248
Location :
Chicago, IL US
Level :
Manager
Job Category :
Information Technology
Description :

Where good people build rewarding careers.

Think that working in the insurance field can’t be exciting, rewarding and challenging? Think again. You’ll help us reinvent protection and retirement to improve customers’ lives. We’ll help you make an impact with our training and mentoring offerings. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to expand and apply your skills in ways you never thought possible. And you’ll have fun doing it. Join a company of individuals with hopes, plans and passions, all using and developing our talents for good, at work and in life.


Job Description

 

Arity

Arity is a new technology company that uses advanced predictive analytics to help partners evaluate risk and make sense of everyday experiences. Our proprietary algorithms analyze billions of data points, distilling the flood of information into simple, actionable insights. Chief among these is the Arity Driving Score, which models billions of miles of driving and claims data to assess risk, gauging each driver’s likelihood of an event.

 

Founded by The Allstate Corporation, an organization synonymous with protection and preparation, Arity is born from a long-standing commitment to deep customer understanding and future-focused innovation. Fueled by the curiosity of a startup, our expertise begins with connected car, providing applied insights that meet insurer and transportation/mobility company needs and enhance driver safety, connectivity and value.

 

Don’t miss this opportunity to join a team where your innovative thinking and technology skills can improve the safety of those on the road and further enhance the car-ownership experience.

 

The Role

 

At Arity, we are utilizing cutting edge web services and cloud technologies (Cassandra, GreenPlum, Kafka, etc.) to deliver amazing capabilities and products. We are searching for a cloud architects who can help design, implement, and deploy our next generation analytics platform and to help us utilize our platform to deliver innovative products and solutions.

 

  • Architect highly available and scalable systems on AWS using Arity’s next generation analytics platform.
  • Passionate about technology, software, and the Internet of Things.
  • Drive solutions and best practices by mentoring fellow architects and engineers.
  • Lead the hands-on technical delivery of new services and capabilities within our analytics platform.
  • Provide thought leadership in the form of public speaking and presentations.

Job Qualifications

 

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent experience; Computer Science or Math background preferred
  • 10+ years of software engineering and architect experience
  • Deep understanding of cloud architectures and operations, security, automation and orchestration
  • Experienced designing and deploying applications on AWS utilizing SQL and NoSQL data layer technologies.
  • Experience migrating applications from traditional data center infrastructures to hybrid or fully-cloud based environments.
  • Familiar with high-availability (HA) and failover implementations for network infrastructure and server systems
  • AWS Certification is required; Certified AWS Solutions Architect is preferred.
  • Familiar with continuous deployment methodology and common DevOps tools like Git and Jenkins.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills including group leadership and executive presentations.
  • A proven track record of managing and delivering large-scale enterprise projects.
  • Some experience with Cassandra, Kafka, and Hadoop
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Able to work independently or within a team
  • Organized, responsive and highly thorough problem solver

 


The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

Good Work. Good Life. Good Hands®.

As a Fortune 100 company and industry leader, we provide a competitive salary – but that’s just the beginning. Our Total Rewards package also offers benefits like tuition assistance, medical and dental insurance, as well as a robust pension and 401(k). Plus, you’ll have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life -- including a generous paid time off policy.

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