Sr. IT Systems Engineer
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Hippo Insurance

501-1,000 employees

Proactive homeowners insurance with smart technology integration
Company Overview
Hippo Insurance stands out as a proactive player in the homeowners insurance market, offering modern coverage bundled with smart home technology to anticipate and prevent issues before they occur. Their unique selling point is Hippo Home Care, a service that provides homeowners with proactive maintenance and repair assistance. Furthermore, Hippo's industry leadership is demonstrated by its comprehensive licensing across multiple states, ensuring a wide range of coverage and competitive rates for its customers.
Fintech
Hardware

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$2B

Founded

2015

Headquarters

Palo Alto, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-10%

1 year growth

2%

2 year growth

2%
Locations
Austin, TX, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
PowerShell
Bash
Microsoft Azure
Python
AWS
Terraform
CategoriesNew
IT & Security
Requirements
  • 4+ years of experience in an IT Systems Engineer/administrator or similar role
  • 2+ years of experience managing/leading projects
  • Understanding and/or familiarity working with API's for system integrations or automation projects
  • Intermediate-to-advanced scripting experience using PowerShell, Python, or Bash required
  • Experience configuring/managing modern MDM systems such as Jamf, Workspace ONE, Intune, etc.
  • An understanding of RBAC concepts with infrastructure, IdP systems access, and beyond
  • Cloud infrastructure tooling experience, such as Azure, Terraform, or AWS is preferred
  • Deep understanding of engineering ticket management, tracking metrics and trends, and defining/enforcing best practices (I.e., Sprint planning & management)
  • Experience with cross-functional projects as a key stakeholder, highlighting and championing company impact including user experience, security, infrastructure, and others
  • Previous experience building systems that meet compliance requirements from any of the following regulations: ISO 27001, PCI, SOC2, SOX, etc.
Responsibilities
  • Build automation for IT Operations workflows using programming languages such as PowerShell or Python
  • Implement API integrations to connect decentralized systems together for enhanced business efficiency and cost reduction
  • Architect scalable solutions for systems access that leverage a growth mindset
  • Manage and improve Hippo’s MDM environment for macOS and Windows
  • Engineer scalable solutions to reduce tech debt
  • Support enforcement of security standards (antivirus/firewall/patching/two-factor authentication)
  • Be a key stakeholder in cross-functional projects, highlighting and championing company impact including user experience, security, infrastructure, and others
  • Translate project requirements into actionable objectives