Utica National Insurance

Utica National Insurance

  • New Hartford, NY

  • $56,100-84,100 per year

  • Training

  • Full-time

Description :

The Company

At Utica National Insurance Group, 1,400 employees countrywide take our corporate promise to heart every day: To make people feel secure, appreciated, and respected. Utica National Insurance Group is an AM Best “A” rated $1.5B award-winning, nationally recognized property & casualty insurance carrier. Operating along the Eastern half of the United States, based in our Home Office in Central New York, with Regional Office locations including Boston, NYC, Chicago, Atlanta, and Dallas.


Are you a recent tech graduate looking to launch your career with a company that values innovation, creativity, and growth? We invite you to join our dynamic Technology department at Utica National as an entry-level Software Developer I. This position provides an excellent platform to apply your academic knowledge of software development, programming languages, and technological trends, while gaining valuable industry experience. As part of our team, you will navigate the Software Development Life Cycle with support and mentorship from our experienced professionals, contribute to high-quality code production, and develop effective software systems. Experience the thrill of working on real-world tech challenges while developing your skills in a supportive, inclusive, and growth-oriented environment. The Software Developer I position at Utica Mutual offers competitive benefits, a flexible work arrangement, opportunities for mentorship, and a clear career progression path. Recent tech graduates, here’s the stepping stone to propel your career!


  • Design, code, and test simple computer programs adhering to our established procedures and industry standards.
  • Identify appropriate data elements and define report formats.
  • Conduct thorough unit and system testing, ensuring accuracy, completeness, and performance standards.
  • Develop detailed flowcharts to represent processing logic for straightforward programs.
  • Compile in-depth documentation of system procedures, learning from the insights of senior developers. Contribute to the maintenance and troubleshooting of existing systems, bolstering your practical understanding of real-world tech issues.
  • Collaborate closely with team members and stakeholders, learning the art of balancing tech requirements with business needs.
  • Stay updated with the latest industry trends, tools, and technologies, which will not only elevate your knowledge but also drive our continuous improvement.

Basic Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field.
  • Fluent in the English Language (Written and Verbal)

Preferred Skills

  • Familiarity with key programming languages such as Java, Python, C++, JavaScript, and SQL.
  • Exposure to web development frameworks and libraries like Angular, React, Vue.js, and Django.
  • Basic knowledge of version control systems like Git, SVN, or Mercurial.
  • Introductory understanding of Agile methodologies, DevOps principles, and tools like Jira, Jenkins, or Docker.
  • Knowledge of cloud computing platforms such as AWS, Google Cloud, or Azure.
  • Strong time management skills and the ability to prioritize tasks.
  • High attention to detail, capability to deliver quality work, and the resilience to perform under pressure.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and interpersonal skills.
  • 1 to 2 years of experience including internships

Salary Range: $56,100-$84,100

The final salary to be paid and position within the internal salary range is reflective of the employee’s work experience, their geographic location, education, certification(s), scope and responsibilities in the role, and additional qualifications.


We believe strongly that talented people are core to our success and are attracted to companies that provide competitive pay, comprehensive benefits packages, career advancement and challenging work opportunities. We offer a Comprehensive Benefits Plan for full time employees that include the following:

  • Medical and Prescription Drug Benefit
  • Dental Benefit
  • Vision Benefit
  • Life Insurance and Disability Benefits
  • 401(k) Profit Sharing and Investment Plan (Includes annual Company financial contribution and discretionary Profit Sharing contribution based upon annual company financial results)
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Assistance, Training, and Professional Designations
  • Company-Paid Family Leave
  • Adoption/Surrogacy Assistance Benefit
  • Voluntary Benefits – Group Accident Insurance, Hospital Indemnity, Critical Illness, Legal, ID Theft Protection, Pet Insurance
  • Student Loan Refinancing Services
  • Care.com Membership with Back-up Care, Senior Solutions
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • Matching Gifts program
  • Paid Volunteer Day
  • Employee Referral Award Program
  • Wellness programs

Additional Information:

This position is a full time salaried, exempt (non overtime eligible) position

Utica National is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Apply now and find out what it’s like to be a part of an amazing team, thrive in an exciting environment and work for a company you can be proud of. Once you complete your application, you can monitor your status in the hiring process by logging into your profile. A representative from our Talent Acquisition team will be in touch regarding any change in your candidacy.

Education : Bachelors

Experience : 2 years: Less than 2 years; Related internship experience preferred

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