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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 Duties & Responsibilities :

  • Expert Object Oriented Programming Skills (JavaScript, Java, Python, Shell Scripting.)

  • Demonstrates technical leadership to team.

  • Ability to provide technical Guidance for desired solutions

  • Ability to make Design decisions and input on crucial decisions.

  • Partners with business functions and product management to define, determine, analyze, document and communicate the business requirements and priorities for our solutions.

  •  Works with application and technical experts on the solution design, implementation, support, maintenance and enhancement of the information systems utilizing agile methods.

  • Provide feedback and guidance for common solutions by connecting engineering and non-technical partners.

  • Ability to capture new channels coming in and work with the team to get an understanding as to what is needed and create/implement the right integration patterns.

  • Ability to put technical requirements into documented format for other engineers to digest and deliver it.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

  • 4-5 years professional experience required

  • 3-5+ years of experience working with modern engineering tools, languages and practices

  • Demonstrated critical thinking, ownership mindset and continuous learning

  • Experience developing solutions using agile methods

  • Mentor for the team and department

  • Advanced skillset in one or more technical platforms

  • Capable of communicating between product, engineering, and the business

  • Manages own time to meet objectives

  • Ability to perform peer reviews on code and design

  • Solid understanding of design patterns and architecture

Skills-Proficiency Level:


Agile Methodologies - Intermediate
Automation Processes - Intermediate
Cloud Technologies - Intermediate
Code Analysis - Intermediate
Containerization - Intermediate
Continuous Integrations - Intermediate
Continuous Learning - Intermediate
Cross-Functional Partnerships - Basic
Data Solutions - Basic
Deployment Strategies - Intermediate
Engineering Practices - Advanced
Production Monitoring - Basic
Programming Languages - Advanced
Resource Management - Intermediate
Root Cause Analysis - Intermediate
Software Development - Advanced
System Architecture - Intermediate
Systems Architecture Design - Basic
Technical Communication - Basic
Technical Design Documentation - Intermediate
Technical Solution Development - Intermediate
Technology Strategy Development - Basic

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