The Software Engineer IV develops implements and sustains software solutions that enable business operations to realize company goals & objectives. The incumbent performs analysis, design, coding, debugging, testing, and support of the most complex and/or larger impact software application systems. May be assigned to develop new applications/systems, enhance/upgrade existing systems or provide production support. He/She provides mentoring and guidance to less experienced peers, has authority to assign work tasks & review work products of lower level peers. The incumbent assists the department manager/director in developing processes and standards.
Arch MI is a new and growing mortgage insurance company with a strong and global parent – Arch Capital Group Ltd. If you’re interested in joining a dynamic company and working with a team of motivated, high caliber people, apply today and come grow with us!
Partners with business users, product managers and business analysts to accurately capture stakeholder requests and system specifications and translate them into engineering artifacts, which typically include design specifications, source code, test scripts and test results.
Consults with enterprise architects to ensure that the engineering realization is in accordance with Enterprise Architecture principles and software development best practices.
Completes complex software development work involving creative application of design, coding and debugging methods and techniques.
Coordinates schedules and timelines with the testers to ensure that all software components are tested adequately. Proactively collaborates with testers to develop action plans and solutions to address scheduling issues that arise.
Utilizes high level software development expertise to provide guidance to stakeholders on devising effective and efficient approaches to achieve project and program objectives.
Manages engineering risks by proactively tracking and communicating issues, devising methods to mitigating them and collaborating with involved parties to implement solutions.
Lead architecture and design discussion. Interface with other project and program areas to coordinate interdependencies and resolve issues.
Supports business units in the resolution of in-depth user questions and issues.
Maintains a working knowledge of new technology and software engineering standards & practices.
Collaborates with IT management to define and develop documentation & engineering artifact standards, guidelines, processes, and templates.
Knowledge & Skills:
Expert level knowledge of theoretical & practical application of highly specialized software engineering best practices methods & techniques.
Extensive experience in developing software applications on the assigned software platform or technology
Extensive knowledge of source code change management and related tools.
High level understanding and experience in Rational Unified Process, Rational developer tools, UML2 concepts and principles.
Advanced analytical, problem solving and organizational skills.
Excellent interpersonal, and written and oral communication skills.
Strong customer service skills in order to provide end user/business owner systems support.
Education & Experience:
Required knowledge and skills would typically be acquired through a Bachelors degree in computer science, business, or related field plus 8 + years related experience.
About Our Company
Arch Mortgage Insurance Company is the flagship U.S.-based mortgage insurer of Arch Capital Group Ltd., a leading insurance and reinsurance company operating through its subsidiaries worldwide. Based in Greensboro, North Carolina, our company is committed to our employees and our customers. Our Total Rewards package offers competitive pay and valuable benefits. Plus you’ll have access to a variety of programs supporting your professional development and a culture that encourages innovation, collaboration and professional growth.