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Associate Software Development

Date Posted: May 15, 2018

Location: Galway, G, IE, H91 R6WF

Company: MetLife

Associate Software Development Engineers


Job Location: Galway, Ireland  


Role Value Proposition: 

MetLife, Inc. is a leading global provider of insurance, annuities and employee benefit programs, serving 90 million customers. Through its subsidiaries and affiliates, MetLife holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. It operates in nearly 50 countries worldwide and has 65,000 worldwide employees.


MetLife is opening a new Global Technology Campus in Galway, Ireland in 2017 which will have more than 200 employees. MetLife is seeking someone with experience in pplanning and implementing grant programs from its application to approval and utilization. This role will also encompass a Site Management role for our new Building in Galway.


Application and Software Developers are responsible for the design, development, and implementation of applications that enable MetLife to provide the best products and services to our internal and external customers. Associate Software Development Engineers may gain exposure to the following, depending on their specified role and team:

  • Software Development Life Cycle including: requirements analysis, development, testing
  • Development languages such as: Java, HTML, .NET or C#
  • Mainframe development
  • Mobile application development
  • IT Architecture (SOA), standards, procedures and policies




  • Ability to commence in June or Sept 2018
  • Completed a minimum of a Level 8 Bachelor's degree program at an accredited college/university
  • Less than 12 months working experience in the IT area
  • Students academically involved in computer science, information technology, information systems, computer engineering, math, business administration, or related field


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong technical curiosity and entrepreneurial mindset
  • Excellent problem solving and analysis skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Relevant campus involvement, work experience, and/or community service experience


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 proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  We are committed to attracting, retaining and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce.  It is the policy of MetLife to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination on any basis protected by law.

In order to apply for this position, you need the proper work authorization to work in the country where the position is located and not require relocation assistance.

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Requisition #: 98269