BackNine helps companies market, sell, and service insurance products.   BackNine has operated an insurance brokerage since 2001.  In 2013, we started building web applications that overhauled our processes and provided insurance agencies with better tools for their business.  In 2016 we launched Quote & Apply.

BackNine Insurance

United States

Experienced Rails Engineer to Simplify Life Insurance

$125,000-$160,000 / YEAR

What problems will I solve?

You'll build software which over 2,000 websites use to sell insurance. You'll make the process as frictionless as possible and add more insurance products to the platform.

What technologies will I work with?

We use Rails for our API, Heroku as a PaaS, MySQL, a myriad of gems, and Vue.

What will my day-to-day look like?

You'll be contributing to our codebase in week one and ideally lead the backend engineering within a few months. You'll work with the technical founder on product decisions, implementation strategy, and with the lead front-end engineer. We'll be programming on a video call most of the day.

What skills should I have?

You should have at least two years of professional Rails experience.

What qualities should I have?

The right candidate will have the ability to bring passion to their programing work while growing the company. We want someone who has as an eye for details and has a high standard for their work.

You will also have the option to be paid in cryptocurrency.