Sr. Software Development Engineer (TRICARE)

  • Company: MetLife
  • Location: Greenville, South Carolina
  • Posted: February 02, 2017
  • Reference ID: 36602-en_US

Job Location: Greenville, SC


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At MetLife, we seek to make a meaningful impact in the lives of our customers and our communities.  The Global Technology & Operations group (GTO) is a diverse team of engineers, developers, business analysts, and project managers with the freedom to create innovative solutions to address core business challenges within MetLife. The Senior Applications Developer is responsible for the design, development, and implementation of Dental Specific Mainframe/Cobol applications supporting development projects following the full systems development lifecycle (SDLC). Focus on this role will be on Data Visualization, including the development of visual representations of data using dashboards, charts, graphs, and traditional reporting approaches.


  • Responsible for the analysis, technical design, development, and implementation of Mainframe / Cobol applications using existing and emerging vendor technology and homegrown solutions.
  • Majority of interaction is with application development teams, communication with business partners will be minimal.
  • Serve as Senior Application developer supporting a diverse project pipeline
  • Analysis includes capacity planning, collaboration with application team on requirements, implementation planning, usage pattern analysis, and testing as necessary.
  • Monitors operating efficiency of online and batch code.
  • Supports, maintains shared service environments in Development, Test, DR and Production. Maintains records of revisions and effort.
  • Analysis of organizational needs and goals for applications based on demand from partner systems.
  • Maintains and participates in vendor relationship programs and provides support as requested by vendor.
  • Performs related duties as assigned or requested.


  • 12+ years of related work experience with Mainframe / Cobol / CICS
  • Extensive experience in Online and Batch coding, especially as it relates to
  • Solid experience with development of high quality coding and development for audit and SOX governance purposes 
  • Displays strong understanding of multiple existing and emerging database technologies
  • Expert knowledge of mainframe development best practices
  • ADP-II Security clearance (TRICARE) certification is required
  • In order to post for this position, you need the proper work authorization to work in the country where the position is located and not require relocation assistance.




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At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.



MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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Requisition #: 36602 

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