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Full-Time

Senior Backend Engineer

New York

Updated on 7/15/2024

Kalepa

Kalepa

11-50 employees

AI-powered underwriting workbench for insurance

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Financial Services

Compensation Overview

$160k - $210kAnnually

+ Equity Options

Senior

New York, NY, USA

Category
Backend Engineering
Software Engineering
Required Skills
Python
Git
Java
Postgres
Docker
AWS
Pandas
Natural Language Processing (NLP)
REST APIs
Flask
NumPy
Requirements
  • Minimum of 5+ years of relevant software engineering experience
  • Excellent development skills including design, debugging, and problem solving
  • Bachelor's or master's degree in computer science or a related field
  • Experience with Python3 and open to other OO languages like Java, C++, C#
  • Experience with AWS and serverless technologies (EC2, Lambda, etc.)
  • Experience with relational databases, preferably PostgreSQL
  • Experience working on distributed systems and scalable, fault-tolerant infrastructure
  • Ability to build data-driven microservices using RESTful APIs
  • Familiarity with tools like Docker, Git, GitHub, Flask, NumPy, Pandas
Responsibilities
  • Work on cutting-edge tech including NLP, firmographic data, entity resolution, and more
  • Solve problems at the intersection of data pipelines, distributed systems, machine learning models, and infrastructure
  • Collaborate with a global team of engineers in various domains as the company scales

Kalepa offers an AI-powered underwriting workbench for the commercial insurance industry, enhancing efficiency by compiling information and identifying risks. The environment at this company favors a tech-driven approach that enables underwriters to focus on maximizing ROI and making informed risk evaluations, promoting profitable growth in premiums. This approach not only positions the company as a leader in applying artificial intelligence to insurance underwriting but also makes it an appealing workplace for professionals seeking to leverage technology to drive industry advancements.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$14M

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2018

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

6%

2 year growth

21%

Benefits

Competitive salary

Significant equity options package

100% covered medical, 100% covered vision and dental

20 days of PTO a year.

Global team offsites

Healthy living/gym stipend.

Mobile phone bill stipend

Continuing education credits

Home office stipend