Rust Job: Senior Engineer - IaaS (Cryptography and Data Prot

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United States of America


Remote Position
(From Everywhere/No Office Location)

Job type


Rust Job Details

Position Summary

GEICO is seeking an experienced senior Engineer with a passion for building high performance, low maintenance, zero-downtime platforms, and applications. You will help drive our insurance business transformation as we transition from a traditional IT model to a tech organization with engineering excellence as its mission, while co-creating the culture of psychological safety and continuous improvement.

Position Description

Our Senior Engineer works with our Distinguished Engineer and Principal Engineers to innovate and build new systems, improve, and enhance existing systems as well as identify new opportunities to apply your knowledge to solve critical problems. You will lead the strategy and execution of a technical roadmap that will increase the velocity of delivering products and unlock new engineering capabilities. The ideal candidate has good technical expertise in software engineering, cryptography, and open-source IaaS platform domain.

Position Responsibilities

As a Senior Engineer, you will:
  • Collaborate with product managers, team members, customers, and other engineering teams to solve our toughest problems
  • Develop and execute technical software development strategy for the IaaS domain, while optimizing for performance and efficiency
  • Own accountability for the quality, usability, and performance of the solutions
  • Consistently share best practices and improve processes within and across teams
  • Take on-call and operational support

  • Strong foundations in software engineering
  • Experienced in complex system design and data pipeline and architectures, with good knowledge on Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience in software development at least one modern programming language, including Go, Python, Java, or Rust
  • Hands-on experience with public and/or private cloud environments (OpenShift, Kubernetes, Azure, AWS, Google Cloud Platform, etc.)
  • Experience in CI/CD pipeline and related open-source tools like GIT/Jenkin/CircleCI/SonarQube and knowledge in Terraform will be a big plus
  • Strong problem-solving abilities

  • 4+ years of professional PaaS and IaaS experience
  • 3+ years of experience with architecture and design
  • 3+ years of experience with AWS, Google Cloud Platform, Azure, or another cloud service
  • 2+ years of experience in open-source frameworks

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent education or work experience


As an Associate, you'll enjoy our Total Rewards Program* to help secure your financial future and preserve your health and well-being, including:
• Premier Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance with no waiting period**
• Paid Vacation, Sick and Parental Leave
• 401(k) Plan
• Tuition Reimbursement
• Paid Training and Licensures

*Benefits may be different by location. Benefit eligibility requirements vary and may include length of service.
**Coverage begins on the date of hire. Must enroll in New Hire Benefits within 30 days of the date of hire for coverage to take effect.

The equal employment opportunity policy of the GEICO Companies provides for a fair and equal employment opportunity for all associates and job applicants regardless of race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, familial status, disability or genetic information, in compliance with applicable federal, state and local law. GEICO hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.

GEICO reasonably accommodates qualified individuals with disabilities to enable them to receive equal employment opportunity and/or perform the essential functions of the job, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship to the Company. This applies to all applicants and associates. GEICO also provides a work environment in which each associate is able to be productive and work to the best of their ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment. We expect and require the cooperation of all associates in maintaining an atmosphere free from discrimination and harassment with mutual respect by and for all associates and applicants.



At this time, GEICO will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

Annual Salary
$82,000.00 - $185,000.00
The above annual salary range is a general guideline. Multiple factors are taken into consideration to arrive at the final hourly rate/ annual salary to be offered to the selected candidate. Factors include, but are not limited to, the scope and responsibilities of the role, the selected candidate's work experience, education and training, the work location as well as market and business considerations.