Sr Software Engineer
Milwaukee, WI 
Posted 3 days ago
Job Description
At Northwestern Mutual, we are strong, innovative and growing. We invest in our people. We care and make a positive difference.

What's the role?

We are looking for a Software Engineer to automate and modernize data processingin support of key client and financial representative facing applications. In this role,youwillpartner with data engineers to streamline existing CI/CD processes, build portals to offer insights to our processing and help modernize the data integration stack. You will analyze business and functional specifications to deliver high quality data solutions while maintaining development best practices and optimizing maintainability and supportability through all environments.. This role requires an agile mindset to take up new challenges and work as a team player.

General Milestones:

*1-3 Months - Support and enhance existing data services and insights UI. Understand the data CI/CD processes and their function. Build understanding of Kafka footprint.

*3-6 Months - Enhance and streamline existing CI/CD Processes, add new functionality to the data insights UI and build new Kafka consumers and producers.

*Beyond - Mentor others on Kafka build-out and other tools. Look for improvement opportunities in code and processes and drive them forward.

Bring Your Best! What this role needs:

Skill-sets desired:

*Extensive experience in

oConfident coding capability in either of the following languages


*JavaScript Ecosystem

oUnix/Linux scripting

*Experience with following tools/technologies is a plus




*Experience with following tools/technologies nice to have

oSQL Scripting






oELK Stack


What Are We Looking for:

*Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience

*Minimum 4-8 years of experience

*Fast learner and self-starter. Need person with a can-do attitude and desire to learn new technologies and techniques to develop and deploy data integration solutions

*Strong technical aptitude and ability to logically analyze and creatively solve complex issues independently

*Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing to multiple levels of the organization

*Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with all levels throughout the enterprise

*Strong sense of ownership and the ability to work with limited set of requirements

*Ability to train/mentor other team members

This job is not covered by the existing Collective Bargaining Agreement.

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!

We 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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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
4 to 8 years
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