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Senior Software Engineer - .NET

Date Posted: Oct 11, 2021

Location: Cary, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Role Value Proposition: 

As an experienced Cyber Security professional you will establish, maintain and continually refine baseline standards that protect our organization and customers. You will take proactive lead on incident response, risk reviews, vulnerability assessments, identifying threats and provide hands-on solutions using best practices, new policies, and emerging trends. The position requires experience with CyberSecurity related tools, full-stack hand-on programming abilities, deep knowledge of data structures and fundamental algorithms, data analytics and ability to analyze, design and develop new solutions and approaches quickly. Ability to evangelize, envision new proof of concepts, implementation, integration and coordination as well as familiarity with SCRUM are considered plus.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop codes to automate security processes and develop security analytics using Agile methodology and SCRUM practices.
  • Create reports and provide actionable metrics to management and provide audit support.
  • Help the product owners and developers to achieve the team objectives.
  • Be the liaison and collaborate with other teams to prioritize service requests.
  • Be a strong technologist with pragmatic view and creative mind, and a natural collaborator with line of business security architects, engineers, developers, application owners, service providers, and management.

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems or related field.
  • 4+ years Python/ C#, .NET / API development and database programming experience.
  • Strong understanding of application development lifecycle management (DevOps).
  • Expertise in Agile and can work with at least one of the common frameworks (Especially SCRUM).
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.


  • Experience in Cyber Security, Incident Response, Information Security  and/or Information Technology.
  • Experience in Security Orchestration, Automation, and Response (SOAR) solutions, Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), Security Operations Center (SOC), Firewalls/IPS/IDS and Windows, Linux, and Apple endpoint security solutions considered a plus.
  • Advanced troubleshooting skills (eg: wireshark, host forensics, log analysis and debugging).
  • Strong understanding of general incident response methodologies, threats and vulnerabilities, cyber security practices, and security tool architectural and engineering principles.
  • Understanding of national and international laws, regulations, policies and ethics related to cybersecurity.


Business Category

Global Technology  IT Risk And Security


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 #: 120792


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