Software Engineer IV

Entity Arch U.S. MI Services Inc
Job Locations US-NC-Greensboro | US-NC-Raleigh
Job ID
Business Segment
# of Openings
Information Technology

The Position

The Software Engineer IV develops, implements, and maintains 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 and review work products of lower level peers.  The incumbent assists the department manager/director in developing processes and standards.


Arch MI is a 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!

Job Responsibilities

  1. Partners with Agile Program Manager (APM), Digital Product Manager (DPM), and Business Systems Analyst (BSA) 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.
  2. Consults with enterprise architects to ensure that the engineering realization is in accordance with Enterprise Architecture principles and software development best practices.
  3. As part of Agile teams, completes complex software development work involving creative application of design, coding and debugging methods and techniques. Keeps Agile team and APM updated on product status.
  4. Coordinates schedules and timelines with 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.
  5. Utilizes high level software development expertise to provide guidance to stakeholders on devising effective and efficient approaches to achieve project and program objectives.
  6. Manages engineering risks by proactively tracking and communicating issues, devising methods to mitigate them and collaborating with involved parties to implement solutions.
  7. Leads architecture and design discussion. Interface with other project and program areas to coordinate interdependencies and resolve issues.
  8. Provides input to APM/DPM in creation of Product Roadmap, High Level Estimates
  9. Supports business units in the resolution of in-depth user questions and issues.
  10. Maintains a working knowledge of new technology and software engineering standards & practices.
  11. Collaborates with IT management to define and develop documentation & engineering artifact standards, guidelines, processes, and templates.

Required Skills/Experience

Knowledge & Skills:

  1. Expert level knowledge of theoretical and practical application of highly specialized software engineering best practices methods and techniques.
  2. Extensive experience in developing software applications on the assigned software platform or technology
  3. Extensive knowledge of source code change management and related tools.
  4. Knowledge and experience using Agile software development principles, process and tools.
  5. Advanced knowledge of Integrated Software Development Environments (IDE) relevant to assigned technology.
  6. Advanced analytical, problem solving and organizational skills.
  7. Excellent interpersonal, and written and oral communication skills.
  8. Strong customer service skills in order to provide end user/business owner systems support.


Required Technical Skills:

  1. Experience in Spring Boot, Spring Security, Spring Data JPA, and Spring REST.
  2. Experience in Angular, TypeScript, and React.js.
  3. Experience in domain-driven design and 12 Factor App in cloud native application development.
  4. Experience with large data processing and performance tuning working with DB2 and SQL server.
  5. Experience configuring and working with CI/CD pipelines.


Desired Technical Skills:

  1. Docker/Kubernetes experience.
  2. Cloud computing experience with any of the PAAS providers.
  3. Understanding of serverless computing.


Education & Experience:

Required knowledge and skills would typically be acquired through a bachelor’s degree in computer science, business, or related field plus 8 or more years of related experience. 

Working Conditions/Environment & Physical Demands:

  1. Normal office environment - The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this Job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the Job.
  2. Attendance/Punctuality – Is consistently at work and on time; Ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent.
  3. Off-hours production support as required



Incumbent may be asked to perform other duties as required.

The Company

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.


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