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Employment Type:
Part time
Job Category:
Software Development
Software Developer Trainee - Temporary (A0916)
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Job Description

The Software Developer Trainee is an entry level position responsible for coding/configuring, testing, debugging, documenting, and maintaining software applications as per defined standards in an environment that continuously introduces leading-edge technologies.

Code, configure and unit test functionality as per detailed functional specifications and established Standards

Regular attendance on a full-time schedule of at least 8 hours and 40 hours per week.


* BS Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related fields with specific emphasis on database design, object oriented programming concepts, software design and development; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


* 6 Months experience in an internship or entry level job related to Software Development
* Must have basic working knowledge in one or more applicable technologies or methodologies used at Mercury

Knowledge and Skills:

* Working knowledge of HTML/CSS/JavaScript/JQuery web development
* Understanding of responsive web design
* Working knowledge of graphic manipulation
* Creative eye for web application design
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Ability to thrive in cross-functional matrix environment
* Excellent teamwork and interpersonal skills

About Mercury Insurance Group

Mercury General Corporation (Mercury General) and its subsidiaries are engaged primarily in writing automobile insurance principally in California. During the year ended December 31, 2007, private passenger automobile insurance and commercial automobile insurance accounted for 83.7% and 4.1%, respectively, of the Company's total direct premiums written. The non-automobile lines of insurance accounted for 12.2% of total direct premiums written in 2007, of which approximately 64.8% was in the homeowners line. The types of coverage offered by the Company to automobile policyholders include bodily injury liability, underinsured and uninsured motorist, personal injury protection, property damage liability, comprehensive, collision and other hazards. The Company also offers homeowners insurance, mechanical breakdown insurance, commercial and dwelling fire insurance, umbrella insurance, commercial automobile and commercial property insurance. (Source: 10-K)