Montoux is looking for a motivated, enthusiastic Software Engineer to join our Wellington team.
Montoux is the leading global innovator in actuarial software. Our mission is to liberate actuaries from data manipulation and model building tasks, enabling them to use their actuarial judgment and business insights to provide incredible value to insurance companies.
Our customers include several of the world’s leading insurance providers, we have a strong market presence in Australia and New Zealand, and are expanding our business in the United States and Asia.
Life insurers love us because we improve their profitability and speed to market, and allow them to respond easily to fast-changing market dynamics. We do this by providing software that is both more powerful and intuitive than anything they have had in the past.
We’re passionate about helping our customers revolutionise the insurance industry, about building beautiful products, and about supporting each other. Our growing team is based in Wellington, NZ and New York City, USA.
The Montoux development team uses Clojure to develop:
A cloud-based computation platform in AWS for actuarial models
A rich browser-based client application
Numerical models for the life insurance industry
Aggregations and visualisations of multi-dimensional datasets
Auto-scaling cloud infrastructure and distributed computation
Enterprise-level information security
Montoux’s Software Engineer role is diverse and engaging, where your responsibilities will include:
Following agile development methodology to build and improve the Montoux platform and modelling software.
Working alongside the CTO, product manager, actuaries, and fellow engineers to find the best possible solutions to our customers’ problems.
As a Software Engineer, you will report to Montoux’s CTO in Wellington.
Your skills and experience
This is a great role for a person who is:
An effective communicator
Driven by getting results
Highly organised and seeking ownership and responsibility
Excited to be part of a dynamic, diverse, growing technology company
Your qualifications should include:
A degree in software engineering, computer science or equivalent
Above all we are looking for someone with the ability to reason and communicate, existing experience in our tools and technologies is not strictly required. That being said, experience in any of the following would be a plus:
Functional programming, particularly in Clojure and ClojureScript
Cloud-based infrastructure and provisioning tools
Software development tools such as version control systems and IDEs
Using software engineering knowledge to translate requirements into code
Working with agile development methods
Concurrent algorithms and distributed computing
An understanding of Information Security and Linux system administration
We can offer you:
Salary range of NZ$70-90k, based on experience
4 weeks paid holiday per year
Modern and flexible work environment
Opportunities to learn and grow in a supportive culture
Please apply by submitting your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applicants for this role should have citizenship, residency, or a valid work visa, in New Zealand.