Experienced Software Engineer, remote opportunity
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Job Description
Experienced Software Engineer, remote opportunity
Job Locations US-IA-Des Moines | US-NM-Albuquerque | US-GA-Atlanta | US-TX-Austin | US-IA-Cedar Rapid | US-NC-Charlotte | US-OH-Columbus | US-TX-Dallas | US-TX-Houston | US-MO-Kansas City | US-WI-Madison | ...
Job # 2021-33124
Category Engineering & Technology
Ent Seg USIS
Bus Area Individual Distribution
Pos Typ Regular Full-Time
Remote Yes
FLSA Exempt

As an experienced Software Engineer on our Distribution Partner Experience technology team, you'll focus on our enterprise-wide advisor web applications. In this role, you'll solve for desired enhancements and business opportunities while evolving our advisor experience.

As part of a hands-on engineering culture, together with your fellow engineers and product team, you'll partner with our advisor community to best understand their needs. As technology advances, you'll be provided with the capacity to grow ever-evolving skills necessary for highly productive customer-driven software engineering practices. As an exceptional, passionate, product centric software engineer, we desire you as a self-motivated learner and mentor.

Distribution Technology is currently working towards becoming a more mature environment where people are not content with the status quo. Our engineers have adopted our new environment and understand why it's important to continually invest time/energy into changing the way we work. In addition, sharing the principles behind our engineering culture is a key component of success. We value strong, professional opinions grounded on modern product engineering practices, lean product mindset and user centric design.

Things you'll do:

    Support new and existing applications through development
  • Learning and growing alongside your team. Pairing and mobbing is encouraged
  • Executing against our cloud accelerate strategy - we utilize AWS
  • Ensuring consistent use and high-quality deployment of modern software techniques
  • Innovate and experiment with different ideas and solutions
  • Eliminating system impediments while promoting the necessity of modern software practices and technology
  • Owning continuous improvement in yourself, your team, and the solutions you build
  • Engaging in a trusting and innovative product engineering team
  • Independently conducts analysis and development, requirements, coding, automated testing, debugging, designing, documentation, quality assurance review, implementation and maintenance
  • Associate's or Bachelor's degree with a preference in a science, technology, engineering, or math related field or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years of applicable software engineering in modern technology
  • Strong problem solving, analytical, and decision-making skills
  • Highly successful performance in the competencies of technical abilities, solution design, execution, strategy, communication, and leadership

Additional preferred experience

  • Informal leadership/mentorship experience
  • Have a continual learning attitude
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Understanding and familiarity with modern software development practices
Salary Range Information
Salary ranges below reflect targeted base salaries. Non-sales positions have the opportunity to participate in a bonus program. Sales positions are eligible for sales incentives, and in some instances a bonus plan, whereby total compensation may far exceed base salary depending on individual performance. Actual compensation for all roles will be based upon geographic location, work experience, education, licensure requirements and/or skill level and will be finalized at the time of offer.
Salary Range
$73100 - $172800 / year
Additional Information

Job level

We'll consider talent at the next level with the right experiences and skills.

Work Authorization/Sponsorship

At this time, we're not considering candidates that need any type of immigration sponsorship now or in the future or those needing work authorization for this role. (This includes, but is not limited to students on F1-OPT, F1-CPT, J-1, etc.)

Investment Code of Ethics

For Principal Global Investors positions, you'll need to follow an Investment Code of Ethics related to personal and business conduct as well as personal trading activities for you and members of your household. These same requirements may also apply to other positions across the organization.

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Principal is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.



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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
3+ years
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