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Software Development Engineer II- - Front End

Date Posted: Jun 3, 2019

Location: Cary, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Cary  


Role Value Proposition: 

MetLife’s Employee Experience (EE) team is a high energy, dynamic group of IT professionals believing in continuous improvement & technology innovation. The Employee Experience team is leading an exciting transformational program with many initiatives underway to increase work productivity and employee engagement.  The Senior Software Development Engineer II will be working with a close-knit team focused on collective success. Specifically, Software Development Engineer II would be expected to have very strong critical thinking skills and extensive experience developing solutions. This is a great opportunity to be proactive with product vision and to provide innovative solutions.


Key Responsibilities: 

  • Lead, design and implement innovative UX solutions across the employee experience portfolio advancing the Employee Experience vision
  • Collaborate with the management and agile team to set expectations and prioritize features throughout the development life cycle
  • Work effectively with management and team members to clarify needs and plan delivery of major product changes, future versions and new products
  • Experience in leading and mentoring team members in architecting, designing, and planning out complex technical implementations for the Employee Experience portfolio
  • Research and stay up-to-date with development trends, and recommend improvements and optimizations to the technical stack


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


  • Full Stack Developer with 3-5 years software development experience working with modern JavaScript framework, C#, .NET, jQuery, CSS, HTML5, iOS and/or Mobile App development
  • Strong focus on meeting commitments and deliverables
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills with the ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment that requires the individual to simultaneously manage several projects, with tight deadlines, while paying attention to detail and quality
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills – able to articulate and present ideas and solutions in clear and concise fashion to business partners, colleagues, and leadership team
  • Experience in leading and collaborating with team members in defining best practices for software development



  • Experience working in an Agile/DevOps environment
  • Strong design, coding, debugging, and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of end-user experiences and their interaction with web applications
  • Experience with GIT, TFS, Node, Angular, C# Web API Framework, SPO, CSOM, React



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 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 #: 109582 

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