Avail-Software Engineer-Remote - Home Based Worker

Date Opened: Sep 25, 2021

Location: Remote, Remote, US

Company: Allstate Insurance Company

Avail is a car sharing service to help people get where they want to go–whether that’s to run errands, take an unforgettable road trip, or explore a new city–while helping locals earn cash from their unused cars. We are passionate about making shared transportation safe, simple, and affordable, and redefining what it means to own a car.


We’ve assembled some of the sharpest folks from across industries to compete against the antiquated system of traditional car rental. We put ideas into action and learn along the way in an open, collaborative work environment. As a part of Avail, you’ll make a direct impact and help build a business from the ground up. No matter where you’ve been, we’re always looking for fresh thinking and new perspectives. 

Job Summary

Looking for a chance to kick start your career in full-stack software development? Here at Avail, you will have the opportunity to contribute directly on our rapidly growing peer-to-peer car sharing platform while working in a stimulating and highly collaborative startup
environment. You will also have the opportunity to contribute to CI/CD pipelines, help incubate our performance and scalability suite, and develop business-critical infrastructure.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:
. Build out backend services to handle user transactions and data
. Develop frontend code our our consumer-facing site and internal dashboard
. Work with other developers to identify end-to-end test scenarios and build them into
. Actively participate in full software development life cycle processes with small, agile teams
. Contribute to feature planning and estimation
. Respond to quality metrics from automated testing results and bug boards

Job Qualifications

Education and Experience
. Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience preferred

Functional Skills
. Willingness to work in Javascript and/or Typescript required
. Familiarity with Node.js and/or React
. Mocha or Cypress test framework experience desirable but not necessary
. Any hands-on Jenkins CI/CD, Docker, Cucumber, or AWS experience is a plus
. Swift or other iOS development experience is also a plus

Compensation Data

Compensation for this position is between $68,000/yr-$112,000 per year, based on experience and qualifications.

That’s the day to day, here’s the bigger picture.


Avail was founded by The Allstate Corporation in 2018. But you’ll be working for (and at) Avail. Our work environment blends the ingenuity and flexibility of a startup with the scale and strengths of a Fortune 100 company. Perks include a generous PTO policy, flexible working options, and a focus on leadership, wellness, and culture. We also offer 401k, health insurance, and other employment benefits for your future.


See a job you love? We encourage you to apply, even if your experience isn’t a perfect match.

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We generally do not sponsor individuals for employment-based visas for this position.

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