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Senior Software Engineer

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

Primary focus of this Role is to overview and assess data set/models created in Power BI and Databricks. Will contribute towards platform stability, work with product and application teams to understand and analyze business needs to suggest best practices. This roles requires to be a team player, have vision towards platform growth for better customer experience and has ability to lead/ mentor other employees.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  • Demonstrates technical leadership to team.

  • Establishes, aggregates, and shares team standards and best practices

  • Assesses and provides solutions to system-wide architectural problems

  • Design and Optimize Power BI datasets & Reports.

  • Create, Optimize and Govern data models in Databricks or traditional databases.

  • Work on AWS platform and Automated deployments (CI/CD)

  • Partner with product and applications teams to understand the business needs for intake


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience

  • 5+ years of experience in developing Data Warehouse or Big Data applications

  • Strong expertise in SQL, Power BI Development and Administration

  • Proficient in data warehousing concepts and principles

  • Experience with CICD tools

  • Experience in data/ security governance

  • Cloud Implementation experience (Azure/ AWS)

  • Shell Scripting

  • Ability to train/ mentor other teams.

Nice to Haves:

  • Experience with Business Intelligence Tools

  • Scripting languages like Python, Java or .NET

  • Familiar with Airflow, Kubernetes and Databricks Environments

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

Required Certifications:

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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.

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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.