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Lead Software Engineer (Hybrid)

companySecurian Financial Group
locationMinneapolis, MN 55406, USA
PublishedPublished: 5/5/2023
Full Time


Join a vital technology team enabling the heart of Securian Financial’s business! As an insurance company, Claims are central to our purpose: helping customers build secure tomorrows.  This Lead Software Engineer places you in the middle of the technology work transforming our Claims experiences for our customers. 

This hands-on role will help lead and implement the technology direction to meet customer expectations.  You will work as a member of an agile team collaborating closely with business and enterprise technology partners such as Architecture, Cyber Security, and others.    

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

Enhance our internal and external customer Claim experience thru technology demonstrating your ability to:

  •   Lead complex technical architecture, design, and delivery of scalable and robust software solutions that enable us to meet or exceed customer requirements.
  •   Execute full stack development to deliver a high-quality product exercising cross-functional skills on a self-organizing agile team.
  •   Apply continuous learning from a technology and business perspective, quickly adapting to figure out the problem at hand and propelling the team forward on a solution.
  •   Envision the future of our technology roadmap.
  •   Mentor new and experienced developers in their learning journey.
  •   Ensure the technical health of existing solutions.


  •   5+ years experience leading and contributing to the architecture and design of new and current systems (architecture, design patterns, reliability, and scaling).
  •   Technical experience with Service oriented architecture, leveraging Java, JavaScript, Gradle, SQL, and JPA, along with familiarity with YUI and Jquery.
  •   Knowledge & experience utilizing AWS capabilities such as EC2, Serverless, and Lambda.
  •   Experience with both web applications and backend services.
  •   Inherent curiosity towards new and emerging technologies.
  •   Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  •   Independent, results-driven work ethic.
  •   Comfort with and ability to navigate ambiguity.
  •   Collaborative and the ability to work within an agile environment.

    **This position will be in a hybrid working arrangement.**

    Physical job requirements:

    New hire associates, regardless of work location or job responsibilities, must be vaccinated before beginning employment; exceptions considered for medical or religious reasons provided alternative reasonable accommodations do not create an undue hardship on the business.

  • Ability to utilize keyboard, mouse and computer for up to 8 hours per day

  •  Ability to work at least 40 hours per week

  •  Ability to utilize telephone for up to 8 hours per day

  •  Ability to perform grasping tasks throughout the entire work day (examples: handwriting, grasping of equipment/machines, paper manipulation, sorting, folding, handling stacks of paper)

    The physical job requirements described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of jobs.

    Securian Financial has been around for 140 years. We’re committed to giving back to our community, donating 15,000 employee volunteer hours this past year. We also provide extensive resources to our employees for professional development and growth and a number of diverse professional and social opportunities throughout the company. There’s a reason our employees have voted us as a best place to work year after year! In addition:

  •   Generous paid time off. We want you to take time off for whatever matters most to you!
  •   Tuition reimbursement program. We value continuous learning at Securian!
  •   Company-funded pension plan as well as 401K retirement plan – great resources to secure your financial future.
  •   Continuous opportunities for new challenges.
  •   Variety of health plan options as well as dental and vision plans.
  •   Paid maternity/paternity leaves.

    Securian Financial Group, Inc. does not discriminate based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital or familial status, pregnancy, disability, genetic information, political affiliation, veteran status, status in regard to public assistance, status in a local human rights commission, or any other status or condition protected by local, state or federal law. If you are a job seeker with a disability and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please contact us by telephone 651-665-5522 (voice), 711 (telecommunications relay), or by email at

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