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Marsh & McLennan Cos Senior Applications Developer in Kalispell, Montana

Torrent Technologies is seeking candidates with the ability to obtain public trust security clearance for the following position based in the Kalispell, MT office or remote:

Senior Applications Developer

What can you expect?

What is the impact of this role to the company?

We are seeking a highly motivated and responsible Senior Applications Developer to join our team to assist with key development initiatives that have a direct impact on ensuring our systems are compliant per NFIP (National Flood Insurance Program) regulation. You will be an integral part of an innovative and passionate team where your ideas will flourish, and you will influence the design and implementation of our systems.

What makes this a marketable opportunity?

In just a decade, Torrent Technologies, Inc. has emerged as the future in flood insurance. Innovative technology, visionary leadership and talented employees are key to Torrent's success and continued growth. As the new Direct Service Provider for the National Flood Insurance Program, our company is poised for significant growth in our Kalispell, MT and Overland Park, KS offices.

What will the new colleague need to accomplish in their first 30/60/90 days to be considered a great hire?
First 30 days: Focus will be on on-boarding, training and goal setting. Actively participating with the team in agile meetings.
60 day mark: Tackling work assignments regularly.
90 day mark: Fully integrated into the team and the organization.
What does the team/business the colleague will be joining look like? (ex: experience and tenure of the current colleagues, tenure with the firm, what strengths of team)
The Product Development team consists of application developers and quality assurance analysts, many whom have been with the organization for a number of years. We also have a several colleagues who have been with Torrent for 1+ years. We have a great cross section of professionals who are very experienced in software development. Our team is fun and we just get things done.
What does the training and development plan of this role look like?
We utilize "just in time" training which means you will have a number of colleagues teaching and training. Our system was developed from the FEMA requirements, which means there is access to a number of on-line publications to aid with training. We also use Workday which provides a number of topics to grow career.
Each year, we craft professional goals for each colleague to promote learning and career growth. We have a process for follow-up on goals and we have a timely process for feedback and 1:1 meetings to support our colleagues.

What is in it for you?

Torrent offers a dynamic, engaging work environment that places a high value on customer service, respect, and quality relationships. We want our hard-working team members to be their best in an atmosphere that encourages the expression of ideas which will contribute to our clients' and to the company's success. Motivated employees are well rewarded, and Torrent offers competitive benefits including comprehensive medical insurance. Check out Torrent's Company Values to see if you might be a good fit.
Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, 401K
Rewarding career helping others
Fun and engaging work environment built on team unity
Paid Time Off for the things you love to do
Holiday and Sick Time available
Training to help advance your skills for career development

In this role you will be responsible for:

General Summary

The Senior Applications Developer is responsible for developing complex solutions to support and enhance Torrent's flood insurance solution software. This includes design, code, code reviews and unit testing. They are required to have solid knowledge on Industry standards and patterns in a Microsoft development environment. They will have an expertise in testing the product for functionality and errors, while ensuring that user needs, performance requirements and security standards are met. For this position, they are expected to have senior level skills in full-stack development and have an excellent understanding of Agile methodologies. A Senior Applications Developer makes an impact as a seasoned, professional individual contributor, ready to manage projects, work independently, help teammates thrive and collaborate with stakeholders across the company.

Essential Functions
Responsible for complex application development using Microsoft software technologies
Active participation in technical design and review
Writes complex software programs according to requirements defined by the Product Owner
Creates and maintains all unit tests in support of development changes
Integrates technical components into an existing web application
Works closely with Quality Assurance Analysts to ensure code quality
Reviews security scans and works with other developers to correct
Works with technical staff to understand problems with software and develops solutions to resolve them
Resolves customer issues with software and responds to suggestions for improvements and enhancements
Strong system analysis and debugging skills
Perform under minimal supervision and peer accountability on complex assignments
Innovate design and development solutions to various and shifting requirements defined by external entities
Accurately estimate work efforts and requirements
Create and maintain design documents as a part of software delivery lifecycle process
Enforce coding standards and participates in peer code reviews
Solid experience with AWS Microservices architecture and development

We would like you to have:

Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent is desired
5-8 years related experience
Solid implementation experience of object-oriented concepts including OOP design patterns
Exceptional system analysis and debugging skills
Strong commitment to building in quality during coding phase by testing using all types of Software Testing Methodologies
Concrete understanding of developing and maintaining unit tests
Familiar with Agile software development methodologies
Strong understanding of various levels of n-tier architecture using object oriented concepts

Technology Stack
Microsoft Technologies : C#, ASP.NET, ASP.NET Core, MVC/MVVM, TFS, Visual Studio
Database Technologies: SQL, MS SQL Server, Relational Databases
Web Technologies: HTML, JavaScript, TypeScript, Backbone.js, Foundation.js, JQuery, CSS, LESS, JSON
Others: Web Services, SOAP, SAML, Postman, nUnit, etc.

What makes you ideal for the role- but is not required:
Familiar with Razor Pages in ASP.NET Core
Familiar with Vue framework
Insurance domain knowledge preferred

Torrent Technologies was founded in 2005 with the mission of providing top tier services to the flood insurance industry. Torrent is a company of Marsh Inc. and is widely recognized as having the most advanced and unique suite of cloud-based technology solutions including real-time, paperless claims handling and web-based pricing tools. Torrent's continued growth and success is attributed to its innovative use of technology and industry expertise to provide clients with efficient SaaS systems and exceptional customer service. For more information, visit our website:

Marsh is a global leader in insurance broking and risk management. In more than 130 countries, our experts in every facet of risk and across industries help clients to anticipate, quantify, and more fully understand the range of risks they face. We work with clients of all sizes to define, design, and deliver innovative solutions to better quantify and manage risk. We offer risk management, risk consulting, insurance broking, alternative risk financing, and insurance program management services to businesses, government entities, organizations, and individuals around the world. To every client interaction we bring an unmatched combination of deep intellectual capital, industry-specific expertise, global experience, and collaboration. Since 1871, clients have relied on Marsh for trusted advice, to represent their interests in the marketplace, make sense of an increasingly complex world, and help turn risks into new opportunities for growth. Our more than 30,000 colleagues work on behalf of our clients, who are enterprises of all sizes in every industry, and include individuals, multinational organizations, and government entities worldwide. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. Visit for more information and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @MarshGlobal

Marsh and its separately incorporated operating entities around the world are part of Marsh & McLennan Companies, a publicly held company (ticker symbol: MMC).