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Senior Software Development Engineer

Date Posted: Sep 10, 2021

Location: Cary, NC, US, 27513 Greenville, SC, US, 29607

Company: MetLife

Role Value Proposition

Are you interested in the design and coding of complex problems? Have you a drive to do test driven development (TDD) and run tests to find errors and revise programs? Do you have the mindset to work in a DevOps world and provides support as required on production applications? Do you have a passion for interfacing with system designers to design, code, test and implement application programs?


MetLife is the leading provider of Group Benefits.  The Disability Evolution Delivery 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.  As a Senior Software Engineer within the Disability Evolution organization in Cary NC, you will work to develop and implement solutions within a cross-functional, multi-application, hybrid-cloud platform to solve complex business problems for our Group Disability customers and their employees.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Candidates will be involved in end to end lifecycle from technical design, development, implementation, technical reviews, testing and bug fixing of application systems following the full systems development lifecycle (SDLC). Some customer interaction may be required.
  • Candidates will participate in post-implementation reviews of both application development content and process plus the support model to maximize and share learning.
  • The candidate will write documentation that describes installation and operating procedures.
  • Candidates shall provide technical support to technical vendor resources.


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


  • 4 years of development experience with any programming language
  • BA/BS degree required with major in related field - MIS, CIS, computer science, engineering
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • Experience working with XML and XSD Schema and with Advanced Microsoft Word features
  • Skills with with Use case / Functional Design Review, Technical Design Review, and Test Cases review
  • Familiarity with supporting Performance testing


  • Extensive knowledge in the Quadient (GMC) Inspire product suite - Designer, Automation, Scalar and Interactive.
  • Ability to create & design complex forms in Inspire Designer based on business specifications.
  • Ability to deliver end-to-end print applications solutions.
  • Experience working in a Global delivery environment.
  • Java, XQuery, XPATH


Business Category

Application Development


Number of Openings



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.



Requisition #: 118796


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