Liberty Mutual Full Stack Developer - Solaria Labs (Emerging Technology) in Boston, Massachusetts

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Full Stack Developer - Solaria Labs (Emerging Technology)

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.

This is a range posting and the description is posted as a Principal Full Stack Developer (Grade 17). However, candidates will also be considered for Senior Full Stack Developer (Grade 16) in the Software Developer Job Family. The actual grade for this role will depend on the candidate’s overall experience and skill level.

As a Full Stack Developer in Solaria Labs, you will design and implement software solutions to solve highly complex problems. You will have the opportunity to use your full stack development skills to develop and demonstrate disruptive and transformational products as part of an agile development team.

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

About the job:

  • Work with a variety of client and server side frameworks and technologies to rapidly prototype new applications

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

  • 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.

  • 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:

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in building and iteration on full stack prototypes under aggressive deadlines

  • Bachelor’s degree with relevant industry experience

  • Strong experience with at least one scripting language

  • Experience working with or building RESTful APIs

  • Experience writing SQL queries against a production database

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

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

  • Interest in latest technological and consumer trend

Benefits :

We value your hard work, integrity and commitment to positive change. In return for your service, it’s our privilege to offer you benefits and rewards that support your life and well-being. To learn more about our benefit offerings please visit:

  1. Casual work environment in Boston's beautiful Back Bay offering free refreshments, relaxed atmosphere with unique spacious common area, games and other great perks.
  • Hackathon Events

  • Wellness Perks

  • Collaborative workspaces

  • Sit/stand desks

  • Career development, programs and classes

  • Diversity & Inclusion programs

  • Philanthropic giving and volunteer opportunities

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Adoption Assistance

  • College Savings Plan

  • Education reimbursement

Learn more about Solaria Labs and Technology at Liberty Mutual -


Overview :

At Liberty Mutual, we give motivated, accomplished professionals the opportunity to help us redefine what insurance means; to work for a global leader with a deep sense of humanity and a focus on improving and protecting everyday lives. We create an inspired, collaborative environment, where people can take ownership of their work; push breakthrough ideas; and feel confident that their contributions will be valued and their growth championed.

We’re dedicated to doing the right thing for our employees, because we know that their fulfillment and success leads us to great places. Life. Happiness. Innovation. Impact. Advancement. Whatever their pursuit, talented people find their path at Liberty Mutual.

Job: *Technology

Title: Full Stack Developer - Solaria Labs (Emerging Technology)

Location: MA-Boston

Requisition ID: 93885