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Senior Software Development Engineer

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Date Posted: Jun 20, 2022

Location(s): Cary, NC, US, 27513 Greenville, SC, US, 29607 New York, NY, US, 10166 Bridgewater, NJ, US, 8807

Company: MetLife

Location: Cary, NC    Bridgewater, NJ   New York, NY   Greenville, SC


Role Value Proposition: 

MetLife’s customers and their employees have increasing expectations of, and desires for, their employer to support their lives holistically, which includes families and pets. Launching Pet Insurance in the Group channel and quickly growing the business positions MetLife to address this rapidly increasing need.  Driven by passion and purpose, we are looking for you to work on the Pet Insurance product team as a Senior Full Stack Software Engineer, to help deliver that vision. This is an exciting growth business that is transforming the Pet Insurance industry. We are looking for a dynamic team player who can help build and create industry defining and customer centric solutions.


As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be a full-stack developer on a fast-paced, Product-focused team building and deploying systems that are customer-first, leveraging modern, cloud technologies, cutting edge design and integrations across the entire software stack. You will have an opportunity to impact every part of the system, foster and cultivate your curiosity and iterate over solutions to be the very best you can be to deliver for our customers.  #LI-SU1


Key Responsibilities:

  • Analyzing, designing and driving solutions for major components and features
  • Implementing enterprise caliber web, mobile and backend solutions
  • Ensuring secure, high code quality across the entire team
  • Interfacing with key stakeholders and business leaders
  • Working with cross-functional teams for delivery
  • Mentoring Mid/Junior Software Engineers


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:



The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Five plus years in full-stack software engineering
  • Ability to build, deliver and operate complex, cloud-based systems
  • Proficiency with .NET custom development using C# and ASP.NET MVC
  • Proficiency with, at least, one web language such as JavaScript, Typescript, PHP
  • Proficiency with various database technologies and solutions, including both SQL and NoSQL
  • Proficiency with modern web framework such as Node.js, AngularJS or VueJS
  • Cross functional leadership: organize, motivate and lead those outside of the team



Top candidates would also have experience in some of the following areas:

  • DevOps practices for CI/CD, release management, and automation using Azure DevOps
  • Git-based repositories such as GitHub, Bitbucket or Azure Repos
  • Container-based development leveraging Docker and/or Kubernetes
  • Microsoft Azure Services: Functions, Kubernetes, CosmosDB, Storage, App Service
  • Modern Identity and Access Management and general AppSec practices


Business Category

Global Technology & Operations


At MetLife, we’re leading global transformation in 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 #: 123651


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