Posted: Thursday, December 28, 2017 2:56 PM
New York Life Insurance Company ("New York Life" or "the company") is the largest mutual life insurance company in the United States*. Founded in 1845, New York Life is headquartered in New York City, maintains offices in all fifty states, and owns Seguros Monterrey New York Life in Mexico.
New York Life is one of the most financially strong and highly capitalized insurers in the business. The company reported 2016 operating earnings of 1.954 billion. Total assets under management at year end 2016, with affiliates, totaled 538 billion. As of year:end 2016, New York Life's surplus was 23.336 billion**. New York Life holds the highest possible financial strength ratings currently awarded to any life insurer from all four of the major ratings agencies: A.M. Best, A++; Fitch AAA; Moody's Aaa; Standard and Poor's AA+. (Source: Individual Third Party Ratings Report as of 8/17/16).
Financial strength, integrity and humanity-the values upon which New York Life was founded-have guided the company's decisions and actions for over 170 years.
This Senior Data Platform Developer will be responsible for development of internally facing, infrastructure based, software and tools. Based on the business strategy for data and analytics, enterprise data management is creating a robust enterprise data lake ecosystem. It is expected that this developer will architect and build out tools and systems to further enhance our core data platforms for the enterprise. This role will require an advanced skillset across a variety of technologies. This individual will often have to learn on their own and remain on the cusp of new technologies in the Development, Big Data and Analytics space.
:Accountable for designing and delivering against New York Lifes data technology strategy
:Work with a team of engineers and developers to deliver against the overall technology data strategy
:Ensure enterprise data platforms are standardized, optimized, available, reliable, consistent, accessible and secure to support business and technology needs
:Understand data related initiatives within New York Life and engineers optimal designs and best solutions
:Develop best practices for software development within Enterprise Data Management and ensure alignment to standard controls
:Drive knowledge management practices for key enterprise data platforms and collaborate within solution design and delivery
:Collaborate with peers across Enterprise Data Management, to deliver on the overarching strategy
:Develop framework, metrics and reporting to ensure progress can be measured, evaluated and continually improved
:Stay current and informed on emerging technologies and new techniques to refine and improve overall delivery
:Deep expertise in J2EE and 3:tier web application development
:Strong experience in Angular and D3
:Experience with Linux, Python, and shell
:Experience with messaging technology (Kafka, IBM MQ, ActiveMQ) a plus
:Familiarity with Hadoop, NoSQL DBS (eg : MongoDB, MarkLogic, etc) and ability to link technologies together
:Experience in Graph Databases a plus
:Solid experience in building solutions tailored around platform Analytics, Self:Service and Automation
:Proven track record for identifying, architecting and building new technology solutions to solve complex business problems
:Capable of working with open source software, debugging issues and working with vendors toward effective resolution
:Minimum Bachelors Degree in relevant field; Masters Degree a plus
:Thinks strategically : sets overall direction for solution design and delivery for enterprise platforms aligned to the data and analytics strategy
:Results Driven : sets aggressive goals and is accountable for continuously driving improved outcomes, leading change and ensuring high standards
:Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal in conveying techn
• Location: New Jersey
• Post ID: 151454947 nynj