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Date Posted: Aug 4, 2022

Location(s): Cary, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Position: Software Development Engineer II


Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Cary


Role Value Proposition: 

 Analyze enhancement requests, propose optimum software designs, create system interaction diagrams, flowcharts and supporting documents showing proposed approach and have it built by the team (25%). Participate in project-related meetings, focusing on requirement gathering, design walk-through, code reviews, QA test plan and test cases review (10%). Collaborate with production system management team and partner team in fixing the bugs, analyze software, triage issues, recreate them in TEST region and provide recommendations (10%). Perform feature grooming, backlog management, story point estimation and sprint planning following ATDD methodology (15%). Support audit activities, including HIPAA and SOX compliance, semi-annual DR reviews, ROSS guide updates and annual EAI recertification (5%). Run peer reviews, provide feedback on team deliverables quality and mentor junior team members (15%). Cross-team coordination for managing development on upstream and downstream interfaces associate is directly involved in (5%). Provide architectural guidance and leadership on the technical features of applications and the best way to address complex changes (5%). Support BSA activities to remove ambiguities in use cases, mapping documents and non-functional requirements as part of project deliverables (10%).


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Management Information Systems (willing to accept foreign education equivalent) plus four (4) years of experience developing mainframe applications using COBOL, DB2, CICS, JCL, SQL and VSAM. Specific skills/other requirements (quantitative experience requirement not applicable to this section) -- must possess the following: implementing applications to production environment using version and revision control tools, including CHANGEMAN, Git and Bitbucket; troubleshooting and debugging online and batch using IBM debugger; developing REST and SOAP APIs using ZOS Connect; developing and maintaining mainframe applications using Scrum Framework and Agile methodologies; and mentoring and leading offshore teams in onshore-offshore model


Requisition #:



Business Category

Global Technology & Operations


Number of Openings



Contact Information

Submit resume to Ashley Lonsinger


Hiring Manager


Rohit Jadhav


“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.


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