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Senior Software Development Engineer - .NET

Date Posted: Nov 9, 2017

Location: Galway, G, IE, H91 R6WF

Company: MetLife

Senior Software Development Engineer x5 -  .NET

 

Job Location: Galway, Ireland

 

Role Value Proposition: 

Provides leadership in an AGILE & Dev Ops Methodology environment promoting teamwork and innovation. Design, develop, and implement applications leveraging data assets and follow the full systems development lifecycle (SDLC). Completes applications development by coordinating requirements, schedules, and activities; driving  team meetings; troubleshooting development and production problems across multiple environments and operating platforms. Work collaboratively with cross functional teams and delivers best in class customer interactions.

 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Converts specifications about business problems into programming instructions.
  • Designs and codes programs; creates test transactions and runs tests; revises as necessary.
  • Conducts analysis of organizational needs and goals for the development and implementation of application systems.
  • Monitors operating efficiency of existing application systems.
  • Reviews, analyzes, and modifies programming systems, including encoding, testing, debugging and installing for a large scale system.
  • Maintains records to document program development and revisions.
  • Conducts analysis of organizational needs and goals for the development and implementation of application systems.
  • Provides technical support to technical vendor resources
  • As appropriate:
    • Designs business process models.
    • Designs business rules and algorithms

 

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:

Required:

  • Degree (level 8) in Computer Science, Information Systems, Software Engineering or related field
  • 8 + years of related work experience  of which some time was in a multinational environment
  • Minimum 5 years programming in C#, both in internet and desktop environments. Proficiency in CSS, HTML5 along with good knowledge of JavaScript and JavaScript based libraries.
  • Minimum 5 years of solid database design skills in relational databases such as MS SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle or DB2  and solid experience with SQL and creation of DB objects including stored procedures, views, triggers etc.  

Preferred:

  • Experience in developing and consuming both windows and RESTful services.
  • Experience working in an Agile environment with Engineering scrum teams is an added advantage.

 

MetLife will assist in the funding of Professional Fees for employees were it is relevant and aligned to your position within the organisation.  MetLife reserve the right to make a judgement on whether the subscription is relevant or not to your role as well as cease the payment at any time. This type of subscription will not incur “benefit in kind” tax. 

 

Travel

Negligible

 

Business Category

Global Technology & Operations

 

Number of Openings

5

 

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 #: 88544