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Senior Software Development Engineer - Java

Date Posted: May 31, 2019

Location: Cary, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Job Location: Cary, NC


Role Value Proposition: 

Our Regional Application Development group (RAD US) is looking for a Senior Software Development Engineer to join the Image and Workflow team.  Resource will interact with BSA//project leads/architects to design, implement, and test solutions that align with defined business requirements in the Enterprise Content Management/Image & Workflow domains.  Resource will work in a fast-paced environment and be extended the opportunity to lead the delivery of solutions from inception through post-deployment, working with resources from architecture, test, and operational teams throughout the process.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for detailed technical design and development of applications using existing and emerging technology platforms.
  • Converts specifications about business problems into programming instructions
  • Designs and codes programs; creates test transactions and runs tests; revises as necessary
  • Conducts analysis of organizational needs and goals for the development and implementation of application systems.
  • Monitors operating efficiency of existing applications.
  • Reviews, analyzes, and modifies programming systems, including encoding, testing, debugging, and installing for large scale system.
  • Maintains records to document program development/design and revisions.
  • Provides technical support to technical vendor resources and support organizations.
  • Designs business process models, as necessary.


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Software/Electrical Engineering, or related field.
  • 8+ years of experience programming in J2EE, Java, JSP, SOAP/REST Web Services, JavaScript, HTML/5 and XML.
  • 2+ years of experience using tools like Cornerstone, Urban Code, Bitbucket, Maven, Bamboo, & JIRA
  • Ability to lead development projects and set technical guidance/direction for solutions.
  • Excellent team-work & communication skills


  • 5+ years of experience with SQL on relational databases including MS SQL Server, Oracle, Sybase and IBM UDB
  • Familiarity with Content Management concepts.
  • Experience working for Fortune 500 company
  • Advanced Degree (MS, MBA) and/or relevant certifications



10% Domestic


Business Category

Regional Application Development US - Enterprise Content Management/Imaging and Workflow


Number of Openings



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MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on 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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Requisition #: 109731 

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