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

What's the role?

We’re looking for an experienced backend engineer to build out new capabilities that focus on providing an outstanding experience for our Enterprise Payments Platform! You will have the opportunity to help build the platform and services using cutting edge tools and technologies in order to get the job done. As a senior software engineer, you will work in an agile and innovative environment, solving sophisticated problems and collaborating with architects and other engineers to deliver the platform.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  • Demonstrates technical leadership to team.
  • Establishes, aggregates, and shares team standards within department.
  • Utilizes working relationships across teams within their division.
  • Assesses and provides solutions to system-wide architectural problems.

What this role needs:

  • Public cloud experience
  • Ability to analyze, design, develop, and deploy web apps and micro services hosted within Public cloud infrastructure.
  • 1-4 years of development experience in modern programming languages such as Java, C#, or Node/Typescript.
  • Experience building robust and easy to consume RESTful APIs.
  • Self-motivated and driven.
  • An excellent teammate that effectively works well with other engineers, product owners, and non-technical roles.
  • Familiarity with DevOps tools and modern deployment practices (e.g. Docker, Git).
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Strong sense of ownership and the ability to work with a limited set of requirements.
  • Working knowledge of core computer science concepts in programming languages, databases, security, and networking

Further impress us with:

  • Experience in building distributed systems with complex interactions
  • Strong JavaScript experience building backend NodeJS micro-services
  • Proficiency in test driven development, with experience using unit testing frameworks
  • Knowledge of engineering standard methodologies; including analyzing, designing, developing, deploying and supporting software solutions and infrastructure.
  • Knowledge of Payment Platforms

Grow your career with an outstanding company that puts our client’s interests at the center of all we do. Get started now!

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

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Grow your career with a best-in-class company that puts our client’s interests at the center of all we do. Get started now! 

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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