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Software Engineer

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Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company - 745 N. Prospect Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Job Title: Software Engineer

Job Description: The Software Engineer (multiple positions open) at Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company in Milwaukee, Wisconsin will analyze, design, develop, deploy, and support software solutions. Utilize SSO/Federation, Active Directory, Azure, AWS and Privileged Access. Utilize Java 11 features, AWS, and Container Services including Dockers and Kubernetes. Oversee DevOps processes, Infrastructure as Code and tools to build and deploy applications. Utilize CICD, GitLab CI, Terraform and Ansible. Utilize Springboot, Spring frameworks and REST/ SOAP services call, all modern frameworks that support modern applications. Utilize JavaScript expertise (Node, React, etc.), HTML/CSS mastery, and competency with CSS preprocessors (LESS, SASS). Utilize databases including DB2, SQLServer, PostgresSQL, and AWS Aurora. Interact with business and technology partners. Coordinate hack-a-thons and mentor junior engineers.

Minimum Requirements: Requires a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field plus five years of software engineering and development experience. Five years of experience must include five years of experience with each of the following: (1) Java; (2) Docker and Kubernetes; (3) React, Node, HTML, JavaScript, and CSS; (4) Git and CICD; (5) Springboot and Spring frameworks; (6) Rest API/SOAP; (7) API Security SSO/Azure AD; (8) JMS; and (9) ETL tools.

Interested candidates send resume to Reference code 137 in the subject line.


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

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