Senior Developer


Date: Jan 11, 2022

Location: Lebanon, NJ, US

Company: New York Life Insurance Co


When you join New York Life, you’re joining a company that values development, career growth, collaboration, innovation, and diversity & inclusion. We want employees to feel proud about being part of a company that is committed to doing the right thing. Through various resources and programs, you can grow your career while developing personally and professionally.




New York Life Insurance (NYL) is seeking a driven Solution Engineer to join our dynamic, high-performing team focused on Digital Health Data (DHD) projects.  The solution engineer works with our solution architects, project managers, business analysts and testers to develop new features for our DHD platform.


DHD represents an important, innovative step in modernizing the way by which NYL obtains health data for underwriting life insurance applications.  It is powered by Java services and MuleSoft hosted on AWS that have been built to meet the needs of the NYL underwriting process.


If you are ready for a challenging solution engineering role in a fast-paced environment working on a highly visible initiative, this position is for you. 


Functional Responsibilities:

Develop and maintain software solutions primarily focusing on DHD workflow and API integration with 3rd party vendors


  • Interact with business analysts to understand business requirements
  • Design, build and unit test APIs using MuleSoft (primarily) and Java (secondarily)
  • Assist in migrating legacy Java integration code to MuleSoft
  • Review code developed by peers and be open to feedback on code from team members
  • Provide input to the testing team so that they can build end-to-end test cases
  • Assist with diagnosing production issues and resolve defects when they arise
  • Communicate professionally and effectively with peers, management and business partners


Required Skills:

  • 5 years of software development experience
  • Solid written and oral communication skills
  • Solid analytic problem-solving and critical-thinking skills.
  • Solid knowledge of Web Service and API development using the MuleSoft Integration Platform, Java or similar integration platforms
  • Solid knowledge of supporting standards including XML, XSD, XSLT, WSDL and RAML
  • Experience with Oracle and PostgreSQL
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment


Desired Qualifications:

  • High Tech, Life Insurance or Healthcare industry experience
  • Knowledge of Life Insurance Standards like ACORD
  • Knowledge of Healthcare Standards like CCDA
  • Experience with PDF rendering tools like Adobe Experience Manager, Aspose PDF or Apache PDFBox
  • Experience with SAFE or other agile frameworks


Travel Requirement: Less Than 10% Post Pandemic




Recognized as one of Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies, New York Life is committed to improving local communities through a culture of employee giving and volunteerism, supported by our Foundation. We invite you to bring your talents to New York Life, so we can continue to help families and businesses “Be Good At Life.” To learn more, please visit LinkedIn, our Newsroom and the Careers page of

Job Requisition ID: 85243




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