REMOTE - Lead Full Stack Engineer
Santa Ana, California
Company SummaryCome join First American's Digital Title Group, newly formed to re-imagine and digitize the title search and examination process through Big Data, AI, document automation and modern, cloud-native application development. As a market leading title insurance company, powered by the nation's largest and most complete property information, ownership and recorded document database, First American is committed to advancing title automation and removing friction from the real estate closing process. Our modern title decisioning solutions create certainty and speed through data and analytics, delivered to real estate agents, lenders, title agents and homebuyers. Join a team that puts its People First! Since 1889, First American (NYSE: FAF) has held an unwavering belief in its people. They are passionate about what they do, and we are equally passionate about fostering an environment where all feel welcome, supported, and empowered to be innovative and reach their full potential. Our inclusive, people-first culture has earned our company numerous accolades, including being named to the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® list for seven consecutive years. We have also earned awards as a best place to work for women, diversity and LGBTQ+ employees, and have been included on more than 50 regional best places to work lists. First American will always strive to be a great place to work, for all. For more information, please visit www.careers.firstam.com.
Our modern title decisioning solutions create certainty and speed through data and analytics, delivered to real estate agents, lenders, title agents and homebuyers. We're looking for a Lead Software Engineer interested in transforming our industry by solving cutting-edge problems with modern technologies, want the benefit of working for an established real estate insurance leader and seek a culture awarded as a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work.
What you'll do:
Be a hands-on technical leader to provide guidance on best practices, influence the team's roadmap, understand the business strategy, and evaluate technical decisions based on those goals.
Design, develop, document, and maintain a React.js frontend application with its backend web services NodeJS leveraging AWS API Gateway, Lambda, EventBridge, SQS, and other serverless technologies
Understand and discuss requirements for data engineers building big data pipelines using Glue and MWAA
Develop locally, empowered by Docker and tools like Figma, VSCode and DBeaver
Provide expertise and mentorship to other engineers.
Knowledge and Skills
Previous experience leading the development of scalable features / products with a cross-cohort team.
Experience with building applications in a serverless environment, AWS experience preferred
Experience with git preferred
Experience developing in a Docker environment preferred
Experience with SQL, familiarity with NoSQL a plus.
Experience working with distributed, cross-functional team is preferred
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Pay Range: $87,900 - $211,000 annually
This hiring range is a good faith and reasonable estimate of the salary range of possible compensation at the time of the posting, and is subject to change. The actual compensation offered will be determined by various factors, which may include a candidate’s education, training, experience, and geographic location.