API Developer at Producers National Corporation

Location: Chicago

Job Type: Full-Time


As a API Developer, you will work on high impact projects. A successful candidate will be an expert in creating API-first products that are functional, fast, secure and error free. They should understand how to expose data and ways of using existing APIs to deliver value and solving business needs. For this role we are looking for someone with exposure to API development tools and with experience designing and implementing APIs (REST, JSON). You will design and develop software for the Information Technology Department that allows us to receive and process thousands of insurance policies a month. You will write server side code that maintains and expand our technology set. You will build, maintain and design API endpoints that allow us to sustain our exponential growth. You will work and support necessary endpoints to work with our Front End facing JavaScript code that will be utilized by thousands of our customers. We need your skills to bridge the gap between our current tool set and what users, clients, and agents expect from our insurance platform. You will be programming solutions to challenging technical issues and optimizing the Producers National Group of Companies experience.


Designing, build, testing,and leading the development of cloud native APIs using the Amazon AWS API Gateway platform

Propose and design server side API endpoints in python to solve and improve processes

Design, code, and implement processes and infrastructure changes to scale policy and claims processing

Build a infrastructure for API endpoints and maintain set of endpoints

Test and document new api's

Work within an agile team that includes members with cross-functional skills, troubleshoot product related issues, pro-actively identify customer needs and work with rest of IT team to improve the product

Deliver technical solutions through one-to-one communication, effective prioritization, data analysis and dedication to providing outstanding user experience

Work closely with Enterprise users to understand underlying business challenges and explore innovative solutions to real-world problems

Act as key technical and support contact for certain endpoints and technologies

Minimum Qualifications:

BS/MS/PhD degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical experience

U.S. Citizenship

Knowledge of UNIX/Linux servers, API, Python modules and libraries, JSON,

Company Website: https://www.uniqueinsuranceco.com/

Job Posted by: Brian Herman

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