Associate Software Engineer

Date: Jan 18, 2019

Location: Erie, PA, US, 16530

Job requisition: 12849
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Division or Field Office:

Commercial Lines Products Division

Department of Position: Commercial Products Data Dept 

Work from:

Corporate Office, Erie, PA


At Erie Insurance, you’re not just part of a Fortune 500 company; you’re also a valued member of a diverse and inclusive team that includes more than 5,000 employees and over 2,200 independent agencies.  Our Employees work in the Home Office complex located in Erie, PA, and in our Field Offices that span 12 states and the District of Columbia.  To attract and retain the best talent, we reward our team members with competitive salaries and a very generous benefits package.


Position Summary

Implements basic code and configuration changes under direction and in a low risk environment. May perform duties in one or more of the following disciplines: Open Systems Mainframe Application Configuration

  • This position will work in the Commercial Products Data Department.
  • Prior knowledge in C++, SAS, R or other related languages, preferred.
  • Candidates with above minimum qualifications may be considered for a Software Engineer role or a Senior Software Engineer role. Number of years and scope of experience will determine level.  


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Incorporates development standards into outcomes and implements basic code and configuration changes under direction.
  • Develops program logic for new, basic applications or analyzes and modifies logic in existing applications.
  • Presents unit tests to an engineer or project leader.
  • Performs supplementary work that contributes to the end product submitted by more experienced developers. Codes, tests, debugs, documents, implements and maintains software applications. Analyzes requirements, and maintains, tests and integrates application components.
  • Maintains stability of platforms, applications, services and systems.
  • Effectively communicates with customers, teammates or other stakeholders to determine hardware, software or system functional specifications.
  • Assists other developers on workable solutions and programming.
  • Duties and Responsibilities (cont'd if applicable)


    Ability To Learn And Follow Procedures

    Ability to Manage Complexity

    Coding And Converting

    Decision Making

    Developing And Maintaining Relationships

    Influencing Skills

    Information Management Skills

    Interpersonal Communication

    Job-Specific Knowledge

    Planning And Organizing

    Presentation Skills

    Problem Analysis

    Proofing Text And Numbers


    Service Orientation

    Time Management

    Using Tables And Graphs


    Minimum Educational Requirements and Experience Equivalencies: • Bachelor's degree it IT, MIS, Business or related field; or • Associate's degree in technical field, plus two years' related experience; or • High school diploma plus four years' related experience.

    Physical Requirements

    Lifting 0-20 lbs; Occasional (<20%)

    Lifting 20-50 lbs; Occasional (<20%)

    Lifting Over 50 lbs; Rarely

    Driving; Occasional (<20%)

    Pushing/Pulling; Rarely

    Manual Keying/Data Entry; Frequent (50-80%)

    Climbing; Rarely

    Nearest Major Market: Erie

    Job Segment: Developer, Mainframe, Technology