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Date Posted: May 13, 2022

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

Company: MetLife

Job Location: Cary, NC (preferred); MetLife Offices in East Coast (also preferred); Remote in Eastern and Central time zones



Role Value Proposition: 

MetLife’s Employee Experience organization is seeking an experienced and highly motivated Software Developer to work as a member of our strategic Integration product team. The Employee Experience organization enables a diverse portfolio of products (Enterprise Data Lake, Progressive Web Applications, Data Science, Data Analytics and Data Reporting). This is an exciting opportunity to enable Digital Transformation through Cloud Acceleration by working hands-on with APIs, Microservices and Event Based Architectures.

This is a great opportunity to be proactive with product vision and provide innovative solutions.



Key Responsibilities

  • Participates in the collection and documentation of user requirements as well as engage in the development of user stories and estimates into technology solutions features in collaboration with Product Owner
  • Participate in the detailed technical design and development of applications using existing and emerging technology platforms. Partner with Product owner in planning. Responsible for front & back-end development.
  • Participate in peer reviews of solution designs and related code for complex features
  • Investigate and resolve production management incidents, problems, and service requests. Manages prioritization of problems, incidents, and service requests with Product Owner
  • Participate team in production support activities of complex nature and/or Product
  • Maintain awareness of trends and issues in area of technical expertise, evaluate new technologies or technology opportunities, and provide analysis of their potential impact to champion the customer
  • Full Stack Developer with 5+ years of hands-on experience with modern JavaScript framework, C#, .NET Core, jQuery, CSS, and HTML5
  • 2+ years’ experience working with technical projects that encompass distributed systems and cloud platforms


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


  • Experience developing Web APIs and Micro Services
  • Experience writing .NET CORE 3.1+ (Web API, Data Access, Dependency Injection, etc)
  • Experience with relational data models and writing SQL queries, statements, etc
  • Experience with writing and maintaining xUnit Unit tests
  • Experience with AzDO and Agile SAFe methodology



  • Experience with Progressive Web Applications
  • Experience with Ionic Framework
  • Experience with Angular JS
  • Experience with JQuery
  • Experience with Node
  • Experience React Framework
  • Experience with Container and Container orchestration platforms such as Docker or Kubernetes
  • Educational Requirements: BA/BS in Comp Science/IS - Preferred






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The wage range for this position specific to Colorado is ($93,800 - $117,300).  The role is eligible for incentive compensation under the MetLife Annual Variable Incentive Plan ("AVIP").  Your eligibility for and award of incentives are governed by the terms of the plan. MetLife offers a comprehensive benefits program that includes Medical, Dental, Life, Vision plus Retirement benefits and Paid Time Off.


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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