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Software Engineer (Python)

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

Primary Duties & Responsibilities
• Design exciting new features to amplify Northwestern Mutual’s investment opportunities.
• Decompose complex problems into straight forward solutions.
• Participates in setting team standards and methodology.
• Assist with recruiting and hiring.
• Mentor new team members
• Apply engineering best practices in order to analyze and develop software solutions.
• Develop software using established development and continuous integration practices.
• Utilize established monitoring and automation processes.
• Conduct code evaluations.
• Participate in setting team standards and best practices.

• Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
• 3-5 years professional experience required
• Familiarity using continuous integration and deployment concepts
• At least 3 years experience with specific technical requirements/platforms(i.e. React, NodeJS, Python, SQL)
• Familiarity with public cloud and associated technologies (AWS, Containerization, kubernetes)
• Strong technical skills and familiarity with Agile methodologies
• Understanding of the business domain (Investments and Accounting)
• Able to mentor new team members
• Can communicate clearly to the business

Added Benefits

  • Highly competitive compensation, including annual bonus opportunities

  • Medical/Dental/Vision plans, 401(k), pension program

  • Tuition reimbursement, commuter plans, and paid time off

  • Extensive Professional Training Opportunities

  • Excellent Work/Life Balance

  • Hackathons/Dedication to Innovation


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W e 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.