Senior Software Architect

Full Time

    Job Description

    Alternate Locations: Work from Home

    Work Arrangement: Work from Home

    Relocation assistance:: is not available for this opportunity.

    Pay Range: $83,500 - $179,100

    Bonus Potential: 10%

    Requisition #: 71030

    The Role at a Glance:

    In this position you will design and deliver complex IT assignments/projects ensuring deliverables meet the needs, goals, and objectives for the enterprise. You will also provide subject matter expertise and direction for your area of responsibility to internal stakeholders to ensure best practices are leveraged and implemented throughout the enterprise.

    What you'll be doing:

    • As a member of the Advanced Testing Team (center of excellence), you will be providing leadership, best practices, research, and support/training for QE toolsets used throughout the enterprise.
    • Identify and recommend process improvements and best practices that significantly reduce workloads or improve current processes, standards, and practices.
    • You will be involved in the full lifecycle of application development from designing, coding, testing, deploying, and monitoring.
    • Perform/maintain/build complex automation frameworks, internal & vendor tools, and services.
    • Provides technical subject matter expertise to project teams and internal stakeholders (e.g., application developers, application support, testers) on a broad variety of software testing issues.
    • Provides status reports and metrics on assigned projects.
    • Provide expertise, training, and coaching to junior team members.

    What we're looking for:

    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
    • 7+ years of experience in application development that directly aligns with the specific responsibilities for this position
    • Advanced experience with Java
    • Advanced experience with HTML, CSS, JavaScript
    • Advanced experience SQL and Databases
    • Beginner to moderate experience with APIs and RESTful web services
    • Experience building and maintaining open-source frameworks using external jars
    • Mitigating vulnerabilities in jars & versions, maintaining functionality between version upgrades
    • Familiarity with Continuous Integration/Delivery and DevOps
    • Experience with source control tools such as Git / Jenkins
    • Experience with IDEs such as Eclipse / Visual Studio
    • Excellent communication, with demonstrated critical thinking and problem-solving skills

    • Ability to solve problems and interpret a variety of variables
    • Familiarity with automation tools such as Selenium, JMeter, etc.
    • Proficient in software quality assurance processes, standards, and methodologies.
    • Experience with Visual Studio / VB.Net
    • Experience with Service Virtualization
    • Ability to work in a complex technical environment with a variety of applications.


    What's it like to work here?

    At Lincoln Financial Group, we love what we do. We make meaningful contributions each and every day to empower our customers to take charge of their lives. Working alongside dedicated and talented colleagues, we build fulfilling careers and stronger communities through a company that values our unique perspectives, insights and contributions and invests in programs that empower each of us to take charge of our own future.

    What's in it for YOU:
    • A clearly defined career framework to help you successfully manage your career
    • Leadership development and virtual training opportunities
    • PTO/parental leave
    • Competitive 401K and employee benefits
    • Free financial counseling, health coaching and employee assistance program
    • Tuition assistance program
    • A leadership team that prioritizes your health and well-being; offering a remote work environment and flexible work hybrid situations
    • Effective productivity/technology tools and training

    Work Arrangement

    Work from Home : Employees will work from home and are not required to work in a Lincoln office on a regular basis.

    Lincoln will evaluate the following when setting the successful candidate's wage rate:
    • Prior work or industry experience.
    • Education level to the extent education is relevant to the position.
    • Unique skills

    About The Company

    Lincoln Financial Group, a Fortune 200 company with over 10,000 employees, provides advice and solutions that help empower Americans to take charge of their financial lives with confidence. Our core business areas - Life Insurance, Annuities, Retirement Plan Services and Group Protection - focus on supporting, preserving and enhancing over 17 million customer's lifestyles and retirement outcomes.

    Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $324 billion in end-of-period account values as of June 30, 2021.

    Ranked one of the Best Large Employers in America and Best Employers for Women by Forbes magazine as well as one of Newsweek's Most Responsible Companies, Lincoln Financial Group makes a serious investment in our employees' futures through a broad range of wealth accumulation and protection plans, health and wellness programs, and career development resources designed to help each individual reach their personal and professional goals.

    Lincoln is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

    Lincoln Financial Group is a committed corporate citizen included on major sustainability indices including the Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America and FTSE4Good. Dedicated to diversity and inclusion, we earned perfect 100 percent scores on the Corporate Equality Index and the Disability Equality Index. Follow us on Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , and Instagram . Sign up for email alerts at

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    Additional Information

    This position may be subject to Lincoln's Political Contribution Policy. An offer of employment may be contingent upon disclosing to Lincoln the details of certain political contributions. Lincoln may decline to extend an offer or terminate employment for this role if it determines political contributions made could have an adverse impact on Lincoln's current or future business interests, misrepresentations were made, or for failure to fully disclose applicable political contributions and or fundraising activities.

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    Lincoln Financial Group ("LFG") is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, Veteran status, or genetic information. Applicants are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications. If you are a person with a disability that impedes your ability to express your interest for a position through our online application process, or require TTY/TDD assistance, contact us by calling

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