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Senior Software Development Engineer

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Date Posted: Jul 26, 2022

Location(s): New York, NY, US, 10166 Cary, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Role Location: New York, NY- Hybrid Role: 3 days in office/2 days work from home

Alternate locations: Cary NC


Role Value Proposition: 

Perform the role of Open Pages support, business automation and development reporting to the Director of Application Development for the MetLife Corporate Systems group.  The candidate is responsible for assisting the ongoing support and development of projects on the Enterprise Global Risk and Compliance (EGRC) platform requiring the coordination and partnership with resources across the risk management business functions.  Responsibilities include the translating and delivering developed enhancements and workflows from business requirements, function requirements, functional design documents. 


Key Responsibilities:  

  • Deliver high level client service on large, global scale EGRC engagement including implementation and support of key projects, BAU activities and special projects
  • Able to work with business users/BSAs and IT project team from multiple lines of business
  • Able read and understand business requirements, evaluate effort, translate to technical solutions within the Open Pages platform
  • Implement documented use cases, functional specifications by developing/configuring report screens, User Interface enhancements, dependent workflows and data element changes using Open Pages provided tool sets
  • Review and assist in creating test cases
  • Work closely with Project Managers, developers, QA team, business users/BAs and may interact with architects
  • Understanding the OP infrastructure and support model
  • Understanding of MetLife IT processes, procedures and standards
  • Document code release artifacts, user guides, reference manuals and training materials as appropriate
  • Work with IT and business leads to understand and build development requirements and similar business analysis tasks as assigned by the client team
  • Provide development support to the management of GRC related projects and scheduled releases
  • Troubleshooting of reported issues related to developed/configured solutions
  • Ability to self-manage workload


Essntial Business Experience and Technical Skills:

  • COGNOS report development a plus
  • Java development skills a plus
  • Jason development skills a plus
  • Some knowledge of project management concepts and practices
  • Knowledgeable of in office tools (MS Office suite of applications, email, Internet, etc.)
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal


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.



Requisition #: 127396


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