Lead Front End Engineer

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About Insight Catastrophe Group

Insight Catastrophe Group is an innovative insurance portfolio manager and solutions provider that supports its clients with risk management consulting and software solutions focused on property insurance exposures. Insight performs these functions thorough its two wholly-owned subsidiaries: Insight Catastrophe Managers (“ICM”) and SageSure Insurance Managers. SageSure is the largest independent residential property Managing General Underwriter in the US with more than 100,000 policyholders. ICM is dedicated to assisting clients in achieving superior returns through advanced financial analytics, catastrophe modeling tools, and a revolutionary policy management system.

Position Description:

Our team is growing and we are looking for a lead front-end engineer with strong core Javascript experience to join us. You will use creative problem solving and work with a cross-functional team to deliver high quality software for our insurance platforms. We are looking for someone with significant Javascript/HMTL/CSS project experience, excellent customer focus, strong work ethic, and outstanding problem solving skills.

About You:
You have a positive outlook: You start each day looking at the bright side and share that enthusiasm with others.

You trail blaze: You will go beyond just coding and help to shape the culture, best practices, and the needs of the client

You Love Work, Growth and Learning: You live the mantra of "Do or Do Not, there is no try". You are constantly learning and finding new ways of solving problems with the use of technology.


• Analyze business and technical requiremnts with Product Management to determine system design, potential issues, and best practices
• Develop implementation strategies that preserve the availability, performance, integrity, stability, and scalability of platform systems
• Evangelize and implement the use of best practices in front-end development
• Help develop and refine front-end pattern libraries for use across internal applications
• Lead, train, and advance the members of the team
• Provide documentation to effectively communicate solutions to business stakeholders and infrastructure partners
• Interact with internal and external technical leaders to develop innovative solutions that meet business needs
• Ability to deliver software in an agile and dynamic team setting


• Excellent written and oral communication
• Experience leading a team of front-end engineers
• Fluent in HTML5/CSS3/Javascript
• Advanced Javascript application development using OOP and functional programming
• Single page application design and architechture
• Cross-browser design solutions
• Experience with the following (our current stack):
• jQuery
• Underscore
• Require.js
• Backbone
• Bootstrap
• Sass
• Experience with the following desirable (our current and future stack:
• React
• Redux
• NPM/Webpack
• Node.js
• Sass and other CSS-in-JS solutions
• Demonstrate strong attention to detail and analytical ability
• Think and work effectively under pressure and accurately complete tasks
• Willingness to learn and dedication to continuous improvement

Education and Experience:

• 5 years of active software development
• 4-year college degree preferred or equivalent experience

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