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Associate Software Engineer

At Northwestern Mutual, we are strong, innovative and growing. We invest in our people. We care and make a positive difference.

We are looking for an excited and talented front-end engineer to join our growing team. You are the right fit if you enjoy problem solving, learning in a fast-paced environment, and are passionate for writing quality client-side code.

In this role, you will be working with a full stack Agile team of JavaScript developers, building applications that are deployed to the cloud. You will get to know many technologies including React, Redux, styled-components, Node, Express, GraphQL, and many more. These technologies are used to develop highly available, scalable web applications that support the future of our client and planning experiences for Northwestern Mutual.

Bring Your Best! What this role needs:

  • Quick learner – take ownership of the outlined goals

  • Ability to take initiative and work with minimal supervision, yet actively interact with other team members in person or over the Internet.

  • Bring new ideas to the team with strong problem solving skills.

  • Ability to explain technical solutions to technical teams and non-technical teams.

  • Work collaboratively on creative solutions with engineers, product managers, and designers


Preferred Skills:

  • Javascript ES6

  • React and Redux

  • Sass / styled-components

  • Node and Express

  • Good understanding of Git and source code management


  • Tuition reimbursement, commuter plans, and paid time off

  • Highly competitive compensation that include base salary plus bonus

  • Medical/Dental/Vision plans, 401(k), pension program, and more!


This job is not covered by the existing Collective Bargaining Agreement.

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We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age or status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by law.


We’re excited about the potential people bring to Northwestern Mutual. You can grow your career here while enjoying first-class perks, benefits, and commitment to diversity and inclusion.