MetLife Careers – Director – Software Development Engineering

Website MetLife

Job Description:

The Developer Platform organization is a diverse team of technologists, all working towards the common goal of ensuring the customer is at the center of everything we do. In this case, the customers are our fellow developers. This is an exciting role to be part of a cross-functioning team committed to delivering innovative solutions to complex problems. Driven by passion and purpose, we are looking for you to join us as a Director of Software Engineering, to help deliver on that vision.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Engage key partners and stakeholders on roadmap, strategy and delivery of product features.
  • Responsible for managing finances related to project deliverables.
  • Manage product backlog, user expectations, and requirements scope.
  • Manage one of the key technical teams within the Developer Platform.
  • Analyze, design, and drive solutions for major components and features of platform frameworks.
  • Interface with key stakeholders, technologists and senior management.
  • Mentor and lead software engineers.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience with Agile, DevOps/Lean methodologies.
  • 8+ years’ managing full-time or offshore engineers.
  • Understanding of UX/UI design principles and patterns.
  • Excellent professionalism and time/task management skills.
  • 6+ years’ experience with one web language such as JavaScript and/or TypeScript.
  • Proficiency with modern web design, HTML5, and CSS3.
  • 3+ years’ experience with SQL and/or NoSQL databases (document-based).
  • 10+ years’ experience in software engineering with building enterprise scale distributed applications.
  • 6+ years’ experience in a modern web framework such as NodeJS, ReactJS, AngularJS or VueJS.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with focused attention to details.

Job Details:

Company: MetLife

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Cary, NC, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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