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Software Engineer

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


  • Be a team player: contribute to our culture, invent new ways to address industry needs, criticize constructively, and help create a world-changing company

  • Applies engineering best practices while solving for UX and UI problems during planning and development.

  • Develops software using established development and continuous integration practices.

  • Writes automated tests via TDD to foster effective, reusable, and flexible code

  • Utilizes established monitoring and automation processes.

  • Conducts code reviews.

  • Participates in setting team standards and best practices.


  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

  • 1-3 years professional software development experience required

  • Familiarity applying continuous integration and deployment concepts

  • At least 1 year experience with specific technical stacks/platforms (i.e. JavaScript, React, Node, GraphQL)

  • Familiarity with public cloud and associated technologies (AWS, Azure, Containerization)

  • Strong technical problem solving skills

  • Able to mentor new team members

  • Can communicate clearly to the business partners


  • Tuition reimbursement, commuter plans, and paid time off
  • Highly competitive compensation that include base salary plus bonus
  • Medical/Dental/Vision plans, 401(k), pension program, and more!


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

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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.


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.