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Senior Software Development Engineer

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Date Posted: Jun 15, 2022

Location(s): Whippany, NJ, US, 7981

Company: MetLife

Job Location: Whippany NJ


Role Value Proposition: 

Our Investments Technology’s Derivatives team needs a senior Murex resource with strong experience in the financial industry.    


Key Responsibilities:  

Work with business partners to gather requirements

Participant in technical design, implementation and testing

Production support

Support derivatives front office using Murex for derivatives order management and derivatives trading

Support derivatives middle office using Murex for trade confirmation and valuation

Support derivatives back office using Murex for accounting and settlement

Support risk management team using Murex for compliance and risk check 


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills: 


  • 5 years of experience in software design and implementation field. Knowledge of Java and SQL is a must
  • Ability to work closely with business partners in financial industry. Previous experience in financial industry is required. Previous experience in derivatives field is preferred  
  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Management, or a related field
  • Experience in Agile Software Delivery
  • Excellent Communications Skills - both Technical and Business
  • Previous experience on Murex is a big plus



  • 5+ years of IT experience with 3+ years of that experience in a test automation
  • Experience as a Programmer/Software Engineer
  • Insurance/Finance Industry Experience
  • Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) Training
  • Experience with IBM Mainframe
  • Experience with Web Applications (GUI & Services)
  • Test Data Management
  • Familiarity with DevSecOps



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 #: 125576