Software Engineer (JavaScript, React)

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Northwestern Mutual
Full Time

Job Description

At Northwestern Mutual, we are strong, innovative and growing. We invest in our people. We care and make a positive difference.

Bring Your Best! What this role needs:
  • Ability to analyze, design, develop, and deploy web apps and micro services hosted within AWS Cloud Infrastructure
  • Strong JavaScript experience building backend NodeJS micro-services
  • Comfortable with Unit Testing and Integration Testing and Best Practices
  • Experience with RDMS & KV stores
  • Experience working in AWS. Experience building robust and easy to consume RESTful APIs
  • Self-motivated and driven. A team player that effectively works well with other engineers, product owners, and non-technical roles
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Strong sense of ownership and the ability to work with a limited set of requirements.


What you'll get to do:

  • Build day-to-day like a startup - incrementally and iteratively - but with the security and resources of an enterprise budget.
  • Release to production early and often - you won't be working on a product for a year before it sees the light of day; we believe in MVPs.
  • Work with talented, mission-driven, fun-loving team who values your input and your individuality
  • Advocate for technology solutions
  • Mentor teammates on topics your demonstrate as your strengths
  • Using a modern tech stack, deliver a high value enterprise account servicing platform used by our underwriters in the home office


Further impress us with:

  • AWS experience with platform services
  • Advocate of test-driven development, with experience using unit testing frameworks such as Jest
  • Experience designing and implementing product admin systems
  • Familiarity with DevOps (Docker, Kubernetes, Git, Ansible/Terraform)
  • Strong front-end tool belt (such as React/Redux, hooks, Saas)
  • Knowledge of engineering best practices, including analyzing, designing, developing, deploying, and supporting software solutions and infrastructure
  • Knowledge of Insurance and Investment account domain (Life Insurance products, Annuities, Long Term Care, Disability Insurance, Investments)


Our Benefits:

  • Highly competitive compensation, including annual bonus opportunities
  • Medical/Dental/Vision, 401 (k), and pension program
  • Tuition reimbursement, commuter plans, and paid time off
  • Extensive Professional Training Opportunities
  • Excellent Work/Life Balance
  • Hackathons/Commitment to Innovation


Grow your career with a best-in-class company that puts our client's interests at the center of all we do. Get started now!

W e are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age or status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Company Information

Northwestern Mutual has been helping families and businesses achieve financial security for over 161 years. Through a distinctive, whole-picture planning approach including both insurance and investments, we empower people to be financially confident. We combine the expertise of our financial professionals with a personalized digital experience and leading-edge technology to best serve our clients. Northwestern Mutual delivers financial security to more than 4.4 million people who rely on us for life, disability income and long-term care insurance, annuities, brokerage and advisory services, trust services, and discretionary portfolio management solutions. We are strong supporters of our financial workforce nationwide as well as our home office professionals in Milwaukee, WI and New York.

Dice Id : 10204338
Position Id : JR-34690
Originally Posted : 2 weeks ago

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