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

This opportunity is an excellent way to be a part of the technology teams that are passionate about delivering data and decision-making solutions to the investment professionals who manage Northwestern Mutual’s $282 billion general account. The general account is invested across various public and private fixed income and equity asset classes with the goal of generating superior risk-adjusted returns while preserving the company's exceptional financial strength. This time-tested strategy fundamentally supports Northwestern Mutual's best-in-class product value and ability to deliver lifelong financial security to its policyowners and clients. 

You will be a part of a key transformational initiative aiming to reimagine the investment lifecycle and deliver modern solutions to enhance the investment decision making process. You will participate in realizing the technology for both operational and analytical use cases and will have a visible impact on building a brand-new digital platform for Managed Investments. If you are looking for an opportunity to build the future and play an active role in a strategic area of our company, this is an opportunity for you!

 

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:  

  • Apply engineering best practices to analyze, design, develop, deploy and support software solutions. 
  • Develop software using continuous Deployment and integration practices. 
  • Participate in an Agile implementation and maintenance of source control and release procedures. 
  • Participate in Code Reviews and feedback to the team 
  • Contribute to a collaborative work environment in which all team members are respected regardless of their individual differences and are motivated to improve both their individual and team contributions. 
  • Identify data quality issues and their root causes. Propose fixes and design data audits.   
  • They can translate technology trends into scalable solutions for the Managed Investment domain. 

Qualifications:  

  • Bachelor's Degree 
  • 2-3 years of professional experience.   
  • At least 2 years of professional software engineering, debugging, analysis, testing and software documentation experience. 
  • Advanced programming skills. 
  • Code Knowledge: Python, Java, SQL. 
  • Experience with Agile methodologies/DevOps environment.       
  • Understanding of database structures, theories, principles, and practices. 
  • Understanding of Data Quality and Data Concepts. 
  • Experience with cloud-based data architecture. 
  • Hands-on experience with a variety of data stores, both operational and analytical. 
  • Previous participation in large-scale enterprise technology planning and implementation. 
  • Previous experience with data warehouses, data lakes, RDDBMS, and NoSQL stores, such as: MySQL, MongoDB, DynamoDB, Snowflake, Databricks, Redshift. 
  • Exceptional analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving skills. 

**Remote Opportunities Available**

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

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