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  • Posting Location: Greenville, South Carolina

  • Posting Location: Cary, North Carolina

Country
United States
Working Schedule
Full-Time
Work Arrangement
Hybrid
Relocation Assistance Available
No
Posted Date
15-Feb-2024
Job ID
1578

Description and Requirements

Role Value Proposition: 

MetLife is the leading provider of Group Benefits. The Disability & Absence engineering organization is a diverse team of technologists, all working towards the common goal of ensuring the customer is at the center of everything we do. We are looking for a software engineer who loves technology and is excited by the opportunity to build an engineering culture. In this position you’ll have the opportunity to work on the AI foundations team to integrate AI capabilities with our platforms across  multiple cloud solutions (AWS, Azure, and On-prem). You'll work on products that service our Disability and Absence customers - these customers span the Fortune 50, and some of most well recognized brands in the world.   

Success will require good engineering skills building critical, secure and scalable products; beyond great engineering skills and experience you need to see the bigger picture, evaluate multiple options, communicate, educate and mentor other developers and partners.  This role provides you an opportunity help grow an engineering organization and in the process build leadership and consulting skills.

 

Key Responsibilities:

·       Hands on Development

·       Actively participate in all phases of development – using the SAFe software delivery model

·       Analysis, Design, Development of features for new applications and features

·       Implement and ensure adoption of best practices (design principles, logging practices, unit and test automation)

·       Doing quick POC’s to prove out new tech and quickly learn and apply new tech to onboard AI capabilities.

·       Oversight of junior developers and vendor (Off/OnShore) development work

·       Estimating, and tasking as part of release planning and iteration planning

·       Key participant in user story breakdowns, user story elaboration, and user story reviews

·       Document architecture, design and other SDLC artifacts.

 

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:

·       5+ years’ experience building new applications from the ground up  -  strong technical experience with designing & building enterprise scale distributed applications

·       Hands on development experience with JAVA, Python, SQL (PL/SQL), XML, HTML, shell scripts and the following frameworks/technologies: Spring, AngularJS, Node js, AWS

·       Hands on development of microservices and applications from the ground up

·       Experience with integration tools such as Kafka, and/or MQ, Azure function apps/logic apps, etc

·       Hands on code management, code branching, CI/CD

·       Experience with the following or similar data sources – Oracle, Janus, HBase

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with attention to details, as well as demonstrated professionalism and time/task management skills; ability to establish strong relationships. 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, Engineering, or related field 

Preferred (Nice to Have): 

  • Experience in experimenting and learning new tools and technologies.
  • Experience in agile development and helping teams slice features vertically
  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, Engineering, or related field 

Benefits We Offer

Our U.S. benefits address holistic well-being with programs for physical and mental health, financial wellness, and support for families. We offer a comprehensive health plan that includes medical/prescription drug and vision, dental insurance, and no-cost short- and long-term disability. We also provide company-paid life insurance and legal services, a retirement pension funded entirely by MetLife and 401(k) with employer matching, group discounts on voluntary insurance products including auto and home, pet, critical illness, hospital indemnity, and accident insurance, as well as Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and digital mental health programs, parental leave, volunteer time off, tuition assistance and much more!

About MetLife

Recognized on Fortune magazine's list of the 2023 "World's Most Admired Companies" as well as the 2023 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For ®, MetLife, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is one of the world’s leading financial services companies; providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to individual and institutional customers. With operations in more than 40 markets, we hold leading positions in the United States, Latin America, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East.

Our purpose is simple - to help our colleagues, customers, communities, and the world at large create a more confident future. United by purpose and guided by empathy, we’re inspired to transform the next century in financial services. At MetLife, it’s #AllTogetherPossible. Join us!

Benefits We Offer

Our U.S. benefits address holistic well-being with programs for physical and mental health, financial wellness, and support for families. We offer a comprehensive health plan that includes medical/prescription drug and vision, dental insurance, and no-cost short- and long-term disability. We also provide company-paid life insurance and legal services, a retirement pension funded entirely by MetLife and 401(k) with employer matching, group discounts on voluntary insurance products including auto and home, pet, critical illness, hospital indemnity, and accident insurance, as well as Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and digital mental health programs, parental leave, volunteer time off, tuition assistance and much more!
About MetLife

Recognized on Fortune magazine's list of the 2023 "World's Most Admired Companies" as well as the 2023 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For ®, MetLife, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is one of the world’s leading financial services companies; providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to individual and institutional customers. With operations in more than 40 markets, we hold leading positions in the United States, Latin America, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East.

Our purpose is simple - to help our colleagues, customers, communities, and the world at large create a more confident future. United by purpose and guided by empathy, we’re inspired to transform the next century in financial services. At MetLife, it’s #AllTogetherPossible. Join us!
Equal Employment Opportunity/Disability/Veterans

If you need an accommodation due to a disability, please email us at accommodations@metlife.com. This information will be held in confidence and used only to determine an appropriate accommodation for the application process.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.