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Sr. ServiceNow Engineer

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?

Northwestern Mutual is looking for Senior ServiceNow Engineer who is a thought leader, and champion implementer for our ServiceNow platform and related integrations. The role sits within the ServiceNow Platform Team and is tasked with delivering solutions that integrate various enterprise systems in a hybrid cloud environment. We are a mix of engineers and developers – no-code, low-code, and pro-code.

You will work in a DevOps team, with a “form follows function” mindset, pulling work from a backlog that can range from core platform, while continually growing capabilities and solutions. You will also participate in innovation and Skunkworks projects.

More specifically, you will:

  • Work closely with architecture and building/implementing platform capabilities that include ITSM, ITOM, ITAM, APM, ITBM, CSM, SIR, and GRC.

  • Tackle pseudo Project Management activities, specifically the coordination and organization of deliverables and their timelines. You are an owner.

  • Participate as a member of the ServiceNow governance team on what comes next in the platform – focus on existing capabilities and avoiding tactical solutions. What is good for one should be good for all.

  • Collaborate with ServiceNow Platform SRE team including release (set up in On and Offshore model) to ensure quality and stability.

  • Provide documentation of work, in both runbooks, workflows, whiteboards, and narratives.

  • Deliver a positive and valuable experience to internal and external clients in every interaction

Bring Your Best! What this role needs:

  • 3+ years of experience on ServiceNow-centric initiatives

  • Solid understanding of ServiceNow Platform as a product and its capabilities.

  • Curiosity and experimentation – passionate about learning from mistakes and refactoring solutions for capability, consistency, and efficiency.

  • Hands on with ServiceNow ITOM, deep knowledge on capabilities, development, and SDLC.

  • Experience working in Agile Scrum environment

  • Excellent time management, communication, and organization skills with an aptitude toward creative problem-solving.

  • A self-starter with a record of accomplishment in managing multiple sophisticated tasks and ability to work with business clients to help capture and define solutions.

Nice to have:

  • ServiceNow Mobile (Mobile, Agent Mobile) application development and configuration experience

  • ServiceNow System Developer certification or training

  • ServiceNow ITSM Implementor certification or training

  • Integration Hub experience

Beyond base salary, NM offers the following benefits; pension, 401k, comprehensive medical, dental, and vision, FREE lunch, annual bonus opportunity, and much 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.

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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.