Application Development Lead

Information Technology
64647 Requisition #
Risk Placement Services, Inc. is one of the nation’s largest specialty wholesale insurance brokerage firms. We work with top-rated carriers to design robust coverage for our clients. Our employees are fueled by a culture built around teamwork, creativity and responsiveness.


Position Summary:


The Lead Developer will be joining a growing development team as we build and maintain web portals, system integrations and other custom development for our business units. This person will direct, design, code, test, debug and maintain a set of complex computer programs. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

·         Develop web portals, system integrations and/or custom programs with high quality and meet requirements and business objective

·         We are looking for someone with Micro-services experience and expertise

·         We primarily develop using the following technologies:  C#, Angular, .NET, SQL Server, Javascript, and

·         Regularly provides coaching, technical guidance and training to less-experienced developers

·         Accountable to your project team in meeting timeline, scope and budget expectations

·         Experience with Version control and Build and Deploy process

·         Demo solutions to our business partners

·         Participate and contribute to team/project meetings to elevate performance and standards

·         Create solution diagrams when needed

·         Conduct code reviews ensuring that standards are followed

·         Work with users and other team members to troubleshoot production issues


  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science or related technical major
  • Experience with Microservices is preferred
  • Programming experience in C#, Angular,, Javascript
  • Hands on experience with API gateway is a plus
  • Genuine passion for programming
  • 7 or more years related experience

U.S. Eligibility Requirements:

  • Submit an application and resume/CV online to be considered.
  • 18 years of age or older.
  • Willing to submit to a background investigation; any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation.
  • Unrestricted work authorization to work in the U.S. For U.S. employment opportunities, Risk Placement Services, Inc. hires U.S. citizens, permanent residents, asylees, refugees, and temporary residents. Temporary residence does not include those with non-immigrant work authorization (F, J, H, or L visas), such as students in practical training status.  Exceptions to these requirements will be determined based on shortage of qualified candidates with a particular skill. RPS will require proof of work authorization.
  • Willing to execute RPS’ Employee Agreement or Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreement which requires, among other things, post-employment obligations relating to non-solicitation, confidentiality and non-disclosure. 

RPS offers competitive salaries and benefits, including: medical/dental/vision plans, life and accident insurance, 401(K), employee stock purchase plan, educational expense reimbursement, employee assistance program, flexible work hours (availability varies by office and job function) training programs, matching gift program, and more.

Risk Placement Services believes that all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate against nor favor any applicant because of race, sex, color, disability, national origin, religion, creed, age, marital status, citizenship, veteran status, gender, gender identity / expression, actual or perceived sexual orientation, or any other protected characteristic. Equal employment opportunity will be extended in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship, including, but not limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, demotion, compensation, benefits, layoff, and termination. In addition, Risk Placement Services will make reasonable accommodations to known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified applicant with a disability, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business.


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