CNO Financial Group Lead Developer - Pega-REMOTE from any US based location in central or eastern time zones in Carmel, Indiana
CNO Financial Group’s IT Business unit is hiring a Lead Developer-Pega for our Pega Sales Automation platform to be accountable for team workflow coordination, understand the business value of the product, resolve technical risk and develop a long-term product vision. This role will perform complex and advanced sophisticated tasks, signing off on large features, writing functional specifications for large features across all internal and external applications. The Dev Lead provides leadership support for developers and partners with other leads operating in a high accountability and delivery culture.
This is your opportunity to be a part of our growing IT Application Delivery department and apply problem solving skills to assess risks and make decisions for the team.
As a Lead Developer-Pega, your responsibilities will include:
Provide direction on advanced capabilities of all components of the product.
Be the lead seasoned and technical specialist affecting design, quality and timeline.
Build Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).
Direct training for new developers.
Oversee the work of developers on the team. Perform code reviews.
Lead internal and external interactions with clients.
Implement and promote code quality standards and eliminate duplications.
Provide guidance on (SOP’s) for the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and DevOps process
Adjust/Amend technical scope changes based on business requirements on projects.
The Lead Developer-Pega position is well-suited for you if you:
Guided a team to develop complex technical solutions including providing guidance on overall code architecture, and developing custom solutions
Experience guiding junior developers in all aspects of the SDLC process
Provided technology solutions to complex problems
Demonstrate ability to take charge of the team and coordinate workflow to consistently produce business value
What you’ll need:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or other related field, or 8 years of meaningful experience
Eight years of work experience with Pega Sales Automation or other related Pega products, and experience with Pega upgrades, is required
Experience with Cloud platforms including Azure, AWS, or Google, preferred
Demonstrated ability working on a Scrum Team, leading a team of offshore and onshore developers and experience with WebSphere, WebLogic, J2EE (JSP, Servlets, EJB, XML, Java), .Net, Oracle, DB2, MS/SQL, and real time decisions
Experience in Pega Apps Studio and Agile Studio.
Experience with Pega Mobile capabilities
Pega Lead System Architect, required
What will set you apart:
Prior working experience in Insurance field
Familiarity or work experience with DevOps concepts
Led a team that successfully completed two or more enterprise Pega implementations
Strong leadership skills, preferably a lean-agile leader – respectful, passionate & open-minded
Previous experience as a Senior Engineer or leading a team
Experience with Pega Mobile capabilities, knowledge of Pega out of the box features, DCO capabilities and integrating Pega with 3 rd party and legacy applications
This role is full time work from home (WFH), also known as Remote. This role can be performed from any US based location within the central or eastern time zone. CNO Financial Group offices reopened in April 2022 and is pursuing a hybrid working model. Associates who live within a 60-mile radius of a corporate office (Birmingham, Carmel, Chicago, Philadelphia, Orlando and Milwaukee) will have access to come into that Office up to 2 days/week, and work from home at least 3 days/week. Work cannot be performed from outside of the United States.
CNO provides life and health insurance, annuities, financial services, and workforce benefits solutions through our family of brands and supported by our associates and agents. Our customers work hard to save for the future, and we help protect their health, income and retirement needs with 3.2 million policies and more than $35 billion in total assets. Our 3,400 associates, 8,600 exclusive agents and independent partner agents guide individuals, families and businesses through a lifetime of financial decisions.
We are financially strong and well positioned for continued growth, and we are grounded in our core values of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DE&I); Integrity, Customer Focus, Excellence, and Teamwork. We have offices in more than 260 communities in the U.S., including our headquarters in Carmel, Indiana, and corporate offices in Birmingham, Chicago, Philadelphia, Orlando and Milwaukee.
At CNO Financial Group, we’re always looking forward—to the security and stability we help create for our insurance brands’ customers, and the growth we create within our own company. We're looking for ambitious people who want to do more. We'll provide you with opportunities to grow your skills through challenging professional experiences.
If you're looking for a culture that encourages development, helps you reach your potential, and rewards you for your contribution, then CNO Financial Group is right for you. For more information, visit CNOinc.com.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
Category: Information Technology
Job Type: Full-Time
Additional Locations: Chicago, IL; Philadelphia, PA; Orlando, FL; Birmingham, AL; Milwaukee, WI