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Senior Mobile Engineer - iOS

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

At Northwestern Mutual our mobile apps are a key component of our aim to create a remarkable client experience. Do you have a passion for elegant native mobile architecture and engaging apps? Join our team of dedicated mobile engineers as we build the tools to help our millions of customers achieve financial security and independence.

Our mobile development team is distributed across locations in Milwaukee, NYC and anchored by a core team in downtown Minneapolis. We offer a casual, flexible work environment which we believe is essential for our engineers to develop the most creative solutions to demanding problems. Northwestern Mutual is investing heavily in its future and our executive team understands that success will require the help of the brightest mobile developers in the industry. Become a fundamental part of our growing team and help us shape the future!

Position is available for remote work anywhere in the USA.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Independently codes, tests, debugs, reviews, documents and maintains mobile applications and services using established coding standards and methodologies

  • Gathers requirements and proposes solutions to engineering tasks with minimal oversight

  • Executes on open tasks, writing clean code, and following best practices

  • Provides recommendations and advocates for best practices including testing, code quality, operations, frameworks, tooling and performance

  • Mentors junior and mid-level developers

  • Participates in peer code reviews


  • Bachelors in Computer Science, or equivalent experience

  • 4+ years of professional experience

  • At least 4 years of professional software engineering, debugging, analysis, and software documentation experience

  • Professional experience deploying and supporting a mobile application in a public app store

  • 4+ years of experience with either, iOS and/or cross-platform mobile frameworks

  • Advanced development and debugging skills

  • Deep knowledge of development patterns on either, iOS and/or cross-platform mobile frameworks

  • Able to identify proper architectural decisions and follow through on their implementation

  • Strong experience with key development languages for either, iOS and/or cross-platform mobile frameworks

  • Understanding of how a mobile application fits into the larger system's technology stack

  • Strong understanding of Computer Science fundamentals

  • Experience with reactive programming

  • Full-stack development experience from front-end to web-services to API design and development

  • Experience working in an Agile development team

  • Demonstrated history of taking on tough challenges and seeing them through to completion

Grow your career with a best-in-class company that puts our client’s interests at the center of all we do. Get started now!

We a re 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.

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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.