Events  Classes  Deals  Spaces  Jobs 
    Sign in  
Cover // mobile insurance brokerage platform
Engineering, Full Time    Toronto, Ontario, Canada    Posted: Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Apply To Job

Think insurance is boring? We did too. So we built a company that takes everything you think you know about buying insurance & turns it on its head. 


At Cover, want to become the largest & most customer centric insurance company in the world. 

Founded in 2016, Cover is a mobile-first insurance platform licensed in all 50 states, working with over 35 carriers. We were part of Y Combinators W16 batch, & have gone on to raise $27 million across three funding rounds backed by world class investors. 


Were growing fast. In the past year weve scaled the team from 30 to 100 people across our San Francisco & Toronto offices. Across our diverse & multi-skilled team were working together to deliver a service thats effortless to interact with, transparently priced, & built on a sustainable & long term footing.


Were pushing hard to make our vision of insurance a reality & we want dedicated, inquisitive & collaborative people who are ready to play their part in achieving our goal.

The Role 

A tech-agnostic, Senior Developer. A transformer, a relationship-builder, a pitch-in wherever Im needed team player. Someone who wants to be a leader & a doer. Whether you have a few years of experience working in start-ups or insurance or youve founded a company or two yourself; this is an opportunity for a Senior Developer who wants to help our team architect, build, scale & automate across our product pipeline from user experience to insurance data reconciliation & reporting.


  • The experience. You have 1+ years hands-on experience with:

    • A front-end framework like React, Angular, JQuery,etc.  (or combinations)

    • A back-end framework like Nodejs, Ruby on rails, Go, etc. (or combinations)

    • Relational databases (PostgreSQL).

    • Building & scaling user-focused mobile applications.

  • The passion. You want to make a difference & see the impact of what you do working on mission critical systems.

  • The collaborative approach. You know how to write clean, easy-to-understand code. You strive for perfection & have a history of shipping well-tested code quickly.

  • The leadership potential. You have an interest in mentoring junior engineers.

  • The communication skills. You have outstanding oral & written skills. You can translate business to technical & vice versa easily. You are comfortable working with stakeholders at any level.

We Believe in Equal Opportunity

We are an equal opportunity employer & value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Apply To Job
© 2019 GarysGuide      About    Feedback    Press    Terms
Sponsor Gary's (World Famous) Red Tie