The application development team within Global technology and Operations (GTO) designs, builds and delivers software solutions to support the various lines of business within MetLife. We use a combination of custom-built solutions and packaged software from the market and configure them for use at MetLife. This Director position is for the Sales Compensation area within technology. Sales Compensation has a center of excellence and performs assessments, provides recommendations and implements Sales Compensation solutions using a set of tools that can be leveraged across MetLife. The program's goal is to reduce the number of compensation systems, provide business configurable technology solutions and improve response times to regulatory and market changes.
Deliver technology transformation initiatives spanning multiple organizations and geographies
Build strong relationships with stakeholders across technology and business globally
Handle complex situations and multiple responsibilities simultaneously, mixing long-term strategy with the urgency of immediate demands.
Build consensus, effectively manage conflicts, escalations, adversities, and delays found in a complex and highly competitive environment.
Leverage extensive technical and/or business knowledge to deliver technology solutions
Gather market research to stay current on trends and software packages in the Sales Compensation area
Bachelor’s Degree required with a major in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field preferred
Software development experience designing, programming and implementing software solutions with multiple technologies including any mainline RDBMS (Oracle, MS SQL, MySQL, IBM UDB, etc.).
Experience delivering large systems transformation programs
Experience with infrastructure - application servers, database servers, networks, containers, infrastructure as a service, Cloud
Experience creating, reviewing and negotiating statements of work with suppliers
Experience on-boarding new teams and executing software development projects using Agile methodologies
Excellent interpersonal, verbal & written communication and presentation skills; ability build and influence others; ability to build and maintain strong relationship with stakeholders
Self-motivated and takes initiative; experience working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
Strong analytical thinking and end-to-end problem-solving skills
Experience working with offshore delivery partners and third-party vendors
10+ years of relevant work experience
5+ years of management, supervisory, or team lead experience
Experience delivering solutions using DevOps practices.
Experience building self-empowered teams
Project Management or Agile certifications
Experience in Insurance or Financial services industry
Experience working with global customers and teams
Java / J2EE background
Global Technology- Regional Application Development
Number of Openings
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.
Additional Salary Information: great bonus, benefits package
Internal Number: 112957
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