Annuities Application Developer


Date: Apr 27, 2022

Location: St. Charles, IL, 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.




Hybrid (on-site Tues, Wed, Thurs)

Location: can be in St. Charles, IL (Illinois) (Primary), Jersey City, NJ (New Jersey), New York, NY (New York)


Developer will be responsible for design, analysis, development, implementation, and deployment of new interfaces and web applications, as well as providing support for existing systems. Developer should be able to work independently and within a team of developers to deliver end-to-end solutions for moderate to complex projects in a fast paced environment. Communicate directly with customers and other programmers throughout the organization.

Learn Annuity business managed by the NYL Investments Group, in addition to the technical aspects of administering annuity products.



  • Develop and maintain the software framework and services using the .NET framework and Microsoft technologies
  • Interact with business analyst/Client(s) to understand business problem(s) being addressed by the project.
  • Review project requirements and assess and estimate the necessary time-to-completion.
  • Work with peers to carry out code reviews and unit testing of new development.
  • Document new development, procedures or test plans as needed.
  • Interact with other development teams to ensure a consistent approach to software development.
  • Closely follow software development best practices.
  • Communicate professionally and effectively to clients, management, and other departments.
  • Deploy all integration artifacts to a testing and production environment.
  • Demonstrate ability to partner and collaborate across organizations to optimize outcomes.


Required Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with annuity products including Variable, Fixed and Income annuity products.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • 2 + years’ experience in .Net programming.
  • Degree in computer science, mathematics, or a related discipline preferred but not required
  • VB.Net, ASP.Net, Excel calculations, C#
  • Experience with MS SQL Server 2008, 2012, 2016
  • Strong analytic problem-solving, critical-thinking skills.
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Available for some travel.


 Skill Sets, and Experience desired for this position:

  • 2+ years of experience in Financial Services Industry.


This is a HYBRID based role: (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday on sight | Monday and Friday work from home)




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: 84820




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