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Senior Infrastructure Engineer

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Date Posted: Feb 4, 2023

Location(s): Cary, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Cary 

Work Arrangement: Hybrid

Role Value Proposition

Sr. Engineer’s role is to provide design, engineering and implementation support of MetLife’s customer communication and workflow platforms. This role will support application requirements by designing systems and automating configurations. Sr. Engineer provides subject matter expertise across multiple technologies such as BizFlow, K2,, WebSphere Application Server (WAS), Quadient Inspire, etc.  Engineer offers innovative solutions to enhance platform stability, usability and cost effectiveness as well as to leverage emerging technologies (Azure).

Key Responsibilities 


  • Provide design and technical support to application developers and operations support staff. This includes promoting use of best practices, ensuring standardization across applications and troubleshooting.
  • Design and implement complex integration solutions through collaboration with engineers and application teams across the global enterprise. 
  • Promote and utilize automation to design and support configuration management, orchestration, and maintenance of the integration platforms using tools and scripts such as Chef, Python, PowerShell, and Unix shell.
  • Collaborate with different teams to understand emerging technologies and their effect on unit cost and service delivery as part of the evolution of the integration technology roadmap.
  • Investigate, recommend, implement and maintain document generation solutions across multiple technologies.
  • Investigation of released fix packs, provide well documented instructions and script automation to operations for implementation in collaboration with Senior Engineers in support of platform currency
  • Capacity reviews of current platform

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills 



  • 5+ years of engineering experience in building application infrastructures for J2EE based applications
  • 3-5 years of experience working in an engineering capacity (planning, design, implementation, configuration, upgrades, migrations, integrations, diagnostics, troubleshooting or support) of highly available infrastructures
  • 1+ of experience with Infrastructure as Code for managing and provisioning of Infrastructure, preferably using Chef Automation.
  • 2+ end to end experience of building, deploying, and maintaining application utilizing Web servers, Application servers and Database servers



  • Engineering and/or support experience with one or more of the following:
    • Enterprise customer communication management products such as Quadient Inspire
    • Experience with Azure Cloud offerings implementation of IaaS and PaaS
    • Certifications in AKS, Azure, Docker, or any cloud native technologies


At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers. 





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 help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 countries and holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.


We are one of the largest institutional investors in the U.S. with $642.4 billion of total assets under management as of March 31, 2021. We are ranked #46 on the Fortune 500 list for 2021. In 2020, we were named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the fifth year in a row. DJSI is a global index to track the leading sustainability-driven companies. We are proud to have been named to Fortune magazine’s 2021 list of the “World’s Most Admired Companies.”      


MetLife is committed to building a purpose-driven and inclusive culture that energizes our people. Our employees work every day to help build a more confident future for people around the world.


We want to make it simple for all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities with MetLife.  For further information about how to request a reasonable accommodation, please click on the Disability Accommodations link below.


MetLife is a proud Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer dedicated to attracting, retaining, and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at MetLife without regards to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.


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