At Northwestern Mutual, we are strong, innovative and growing. We invest in our people. We care and make a positive difference.
We are looking for an enthusiastic Java development expert to join our acceleration team in the Northwestern Mutual shared services devision. In this role you will be immersed in modern tools and technologies to get the job done, such as AWS Cloud infrastructure and platform services, NodeJS micro-services, and a robust CI/CD pipeline. Use your Java and spring boot knowledge to build highly efficient backend services that accelerate the software development lifecycle for all other delivery teams! As an engineer, you will work in an agile and innovative environment, solving complex problems and collaborating with architects and designers to deliver software our users will love.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities
Demonstrates technical leadership to team.
Establishes, aggregates, and shares team standards and best practices within department.
Utilizes working relationships across teams within their division.
Assesses and provides solutions to system-wide architectural problems.
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
4-5 years professional experience required
3-5+ years of experience working with modern engineering tools, languages and practices
Demonstrated critical thinking, ownership mindset and continuous learning
Experience developing solutions using agile methods
Mentor for the team and department
Advanced skillset in one or more technical platforms
Capable of communicating between product, engineering, and the business
Manages own time to meet objectives
Ability to perform peer reviews on code and design
Solid understanding of design patterns and architecture
Agile Methodologies - Intermediate
Automation Processes - Intermediate
Cloud Technologies - Intermediate
Code Analysis - Intermediate
Containerization - Intermediate
Continuous Integrations - Intermediate
Continuous Learning - Intermediate
Cross-Functional Partnerships - Basic
Data Solutions - Basic
Deployment Strategies - Intermediate
Engineering Practices - Advanced
Production Monitoring - Basic
Programming Languages - Advanced
Resource Management - Intermediate
Root Cause Analysis - Intermediate
Software Development - Advanced
System Architecture - Intermediate
Systems Architecture Design - Basic
Technical Communication - Basic
Technical Design Documentation - Intermediate
Technical Solution Development - Intermediate
Technology Strategy Development - Basic
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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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