Liberty Mutual Senior Front End Software Developer in Boston, Massachusetts

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Senior Front End Developer

The economy is being transformed: self-driving cars, the Internet of Things, the Sharing Economy, and an ever-changing set of start-up competitors are all major contributors to the disruption of current business models. In response, Liberty Mutual has established Solaria Labs, an innovation center dedicated to testing new ideas, building products, and launching new companies. Solaria Labs is part of a community of innovation, partnering and co-developing with startups, universities like MIT, and data-rich “Smart Cities” like Boston, Chicago, and Singapore. We are looking for innovators who are entrepreneurial, passionate about driving impact, and willing to test and learn.

As a Front End Developer in Solaria Labs U.S., you will design and implement web applications with UX/UI designers and full stack software developers. This includes responsibilities for system analysis, design, coding, testing, debugging, and documentation. The role includes contributing to defining best practices for the Labs, including identifying development frameworks, coding standards, test procedures,and prototype documentation.

We’re looking for strong starters who placeless emphasis on planning and more emphasis on building.

About the job:

  • Work with the newest frontend libraries and frameworks, including React, Redux and Node

  • Explore emerging technologies to contribute to product ideation. Examples include Computer Vision, Blockchain, Internet of Things, Autonomous Vehicles, and more.

  • Communicate with product owners to define technical requirements

  • Demonstrate project ownership throughout the prototyping lifecycle

  • Engage with projects spanning multiple business and technological spaces

  • Embrace context switching at break neck speed

  • Share knowledge and skills with developers, product owners, and stakeholders to foster a collaborative environment

  • Experience both heads down coding time as well as active participation in product design and demonstration

  • Exposure to a vast network of startups, educational institutions, and forward thinking organizations

Desired skills:

  • Ability to build and iterate on prototypes under aggressive deadlines

  • Bachelor’s degree with relevant industry experience

  • Strong JavaScript, HTML and CSS skills

  • Experience building apps that call RESTful APIs

  • Knowledge of NoSQL and relational databases

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Desire to work in a fast paced environment on intimidating technical challenges

  • Interest in latest technological and consumer trends

We take care of our employees…

We strongly believe that a great job should keep you happy both at work—and in life. That’s why we offer:

  • Workplace Flexibility

  • Wellness Perks

  • Collaborative workspaces

  • Sit/stand desks

  • Career development, programs and classes

  • Diversity & Inclusion programs

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Adoption Assistance

  • College Savings Plan

  • Education reimbursement

  • Hackathon Events

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Job: *Technology

Title: Senior Front End Software Developer

Location: MA-Boston

Requisition ID: 83052