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Senior Software Development Engineer

Date Posted: Aug 24, 2021

Location: Galway, IE

Company: MetLife

Metlife, Inc (“Metlife”) has helped generations of people around the world protect their families and finances. We are one of the world’s leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits, and asset management to our individual and institutional customers .

 

Role Value Proposition: 

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

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Designs and implements solutions for the collecting, storing, processing, and analyzing of large data sets. The primary focus will be on choosing optimal solutions to use for these purposes, then maintaining, implementing, and monitoring them. You will also be responsible for integrating them with the architecture used across the company.
  • Participates in technical design reviews and code inspections. Provide clear, actionable feedback for project team members.
  • Writes documentation that describes installation and operating procedures
  • Interfaces with system designers to design, code, test, and implement solutions.
  • Assists in developing specifications.

 

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:

  • Degree in Computer Science (Level 8), Information Systems, Software Engineering or related.
  • 5+ years related work experience.
  • 3+ years’ experience with Hortonworks/Cloudera (HDFS, Hive, Spark, Kafka, Pig, Oozie, Visualization technologies).
  • 3+ years’ experience with Data Modelling.
  • 3+ years’ experience with REST API.
  • 3+ years’ experience with Relational DBs(SQL Server, Oracle etc), Managed File Transfer, ETL.
  • 3+ years’ experience with Java/Python/Scala.
  • Experience with Informatica DQ or other Informatica toolset, QlikView an added advantage.
  • Experience working in an Agile environment with Engineering scrum teams is an added advantage.

 

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. We welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds, ethnicities, genders, religions and sexual orientations.  We strive to find the best candidate for all positions and a diverse range of applicants ensures we widen our talent pool in order to achieve this.  Any applicants with disabilities and neurodiverse conditions, please do let us know about your reasonable adjustments to ensure that we can best meet your needs.

 

Travel

Negligible

 

Business Category

Global Technology & Operations

 

Number of Openings

1

 

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.

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Requisition #: 118533