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Senior Software Asset Management Analyst

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

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Subject Matter Expert in Software Asset Management
  • Familiarity with premier software licensing terms and conditions
  • Ability to deconstruct software licensing contracts into useful license reconciliation rules
  • Self organized
  • ServiceNow SAM Pro experience a big plus (not a requirement)
  • Fundamental Hardware Asset Management experience
  • Fundamental Configuration Management experience
  • ITIL foundations a plus
  • Ability to develop and maintain relationships with cross functional teams
  • Subject Matter Expert of one or more technology Domains
  • Partnering with vendors and enterprise teams on emerging best practices, patterns and technology.
  • Proactively learn emerging platforms and related technology.
  • Ability to tackle complex technical issues and enable/teach peers to be self sufficient.
  • Establish and maintain best practices as it relates to compliance, security, privacy and legal requirements.
  • Anticipate deviations from standard practices and find practical ways to move forward.
  • Closely follow industry trends relevant to your domain and understand how to apply them to your work as appropriate.
  • Break down complex problems into smaller, more manageable ones, and help others to do the same.
  • Understand what tools are available and useful for your domain, how they work, and the sorts of situations and problems for which they're useful. Use them effectively and teach them to your teammates.


  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
  • 4-5 years professional experience

May Include

  • 5 years of professional IT experience.
  • 5 years experience with at least one OS/hosting platform.
  • 5 years experience with virtualization and containerization, where relevant to license management.
  • Experience with CICD concepts, and tools, branching strategies and leveraging knowledge to assist in delivering an infrastructure as a product.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills within area of expertise, and solid troubleshooting in adjacent domains.
  • Solid grasp of traditional or cloud computing technologies including Networking, Compute, Storage, Development, Data, Operations, or Security.
  • Experience with multiple delivery methodologies such as Agile and Waterfall.

Our Benefits!

  • Highly competitive compensation, including annual bonus opportunities
  • Medical/Dental/Vision plans, 401(k), pension program
  • Tuition reimbursement, commuter plans, and paid time off
  • Extensive Professional Training Opportunities
  • Excellent Work/Life Balance
  • Hackathons/Dedication to Innovation


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W e 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.

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