Lead Software Engineer at F&G (Des Moines, IA)

| Des Moines, IA
Sorry, this job was removed at 12:26 a.m. (CST) on Thursday, May 26, 2022
Find out who's hiring in Des Moines, IA.
See all Developer + Engineer jobs in Des Moines, IA
Apply Now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.


Financial Services provides support for the back-end operations of F&G. This Lead Software Engineer role is within the Investment’s space which may include hedging, asset management, and investment accounting.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Lead other developers through required feature updates, code management, and requirement implementation
  • Lead initiatives where appropriate, guiding the organization with respect to system impact and change
  • Design, code, test, and document software solutions that are high performing and intuitive, adhering to F&G’s software development methodologies, frameworks, standards, and security requirements
  • Perform unit, regression, security, and load tests to validate the readiness of internally and externally developed code for production as required
  • Lead application security remediation in collaboration with Security team
  • Design and develop complex programs/queries to support transactional processing and regulatory reporting
  • Perform impact analysis for interface/system changes affecting the applications environment
  • Lead a team through complex projects and is accountable for delivery
  • Develop estimates for project and maintenance work
  • Design integrations for custom or 3rd-party solutions
  • Assist with the design of architecture and solutions
  • Peer review code for the technologies or applications the Lead oversees
  • Translate undefined business problems and defined business objectives and goals into functional solutions
  • Design with limited assistance within architectural standards
  • Mentor and coach other developers on an informal basis
  • Lead technical aspects of one or more applications within the function
  • Technical ownership of one or more business facing technologies to deliver business outcomes
  • Design and code complex solutions
  • Interact with clients and stakeholders on a regular basis
  • Lead, support and interact with various IT teams and LOBs on integration efforts

Experience & Education Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree (preferred emphasis in Computer Science or MIS) or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 8-9 years of hands-on technical experience in designing and building applications and interfaces
  • Experience with various SDLC methodologies (Agile, Waterfall, etc.)
  • Significant experience writing complex code
  • Significant experience working in Informatica
  • Significant experience developing in .Net/Java
  • Experience developing in multiple databases, including SQL server and/or Oracle
  • Expert understanding of software development lifecycle (SDLC)

Preferred Requirements

  • Experience with secure development practices and knowledge of OWASP Top Ten
  • Experience with API management platforms such as MuleSoft, Azure API Management, AWS API Gateway, or Apigee
  • Experience supporting production batch cycle
  • Experience within a Financial Services/Insurer’s IT Organization
  • Prior leadership experience

Skills & Abilities

  • Self-starter with a high energy level and willingness to take on responsibility
  • Proven verbal, written communication, and conflict resolution skills
  • Excellent ability to think analytically and solve problems
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment
  • Ability to create technical documentation
  • Ability to develop good relationships with vendors and their technical resources
  • Ability to create strong, collaborative relationships with business partners
  • Ability to lead and mentor others
  • Ability to maintain a technical vision and roadmap
  • Ability to act as a project lead within an initiative including task identification, design, testing, implementation, tracking, reporting, and status updates to management
#LI-Remote #LI-MB1

Since 1959, Fidelity & Guaranty Life Insurance Company (F&G) has offered annuity and life insurance products to those who are seeking security in retirement and protection during life’s unexpected events.

As an Iowa Top Workplace1 and a proud equal opportunity employer, F&G employees are empowered, collaborative, dynamic and authentic. We believe that by embracing these values, we will continue to build and strengthen the company, while continuing to be a great place to work.

Join our employee-centric hybrid work environment: fglife.com/about/culture.html

1Des Moines Register Top Workplaces 2018-2021.

Link: https://topworkplaces.com/company/fidelity-guaranty-life/desmoinesregister/

More Information on F&G
F&G operates in the Insurance industry. The company is located in Des Moines, IA. F&G was founded in 1959. It has 587 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability Insurance, Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits and Life Insurance. To see all 48 open jobs at F&G, click here.
Read Full Job Description
Apply Now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Similar Jobs

Apply Now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
Save jobView F&G's full profileFind similar jobs