Senior Full Stack Engineer

Date: Jul 19, 2021

Location: Dover, NH, US

Company: Lincoln Financial

Alternate Locations: Dover, NH (New Hampshire); Work from Home (Excluding Colorado)


Work Arrangement: Work from Home


Relocation assistance is not available for this opportunity.


Level: P4 


Requisition #: 65786


About The Company

Lincoln Financial Group, a Fortune 250 company with over 10,000 employees, provides advice and solutions that help empower Americans to take charge of their financial lives with confidence. Our core business areas — Life Insurance, Annuities, Retirement Plan Services and Group Protection — focus on supporting, preserving and enhancing over 17 million customer’s lifestyles and retirement outcomes.

Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $238 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2018.

Ranked one of the Best Large Employers in America by Forbes magazine, Lincoln Financial Group makes a serious investment in our employees’ futures through a broad range of wealth accumulation and protection plans, health and wellness programs, and career development resources designed to help each individual reach their personal and professional goals.


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The Role at a Glance

Are you an accomplished Senior Fullstack Software Engineer who wants to work in an autonomous, cutting edge technical environment? Do you value open communication and a culture that welcomes thoughtful opinions to solve complex technical problems? This is the opportunity for you. We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join a true agile development team in the midst of rejuvenating our web application portfolio in support of the Group Protection business that has expanded in recent years to cover the entire market of employers from large to small.

Background details:

This work ranges from enhancing existing capabilities with the utmost emphasis on the customer experience to adding new features and functionality that our customers truly desire. Our goal is to have the best web experience in the industry. All this while continuing to support and improve upon our own CI/CD pipeline (Atlassian) and cloud infrastructure (AWS). Our culture is the extension of servant leadership and meritocratic decision-making. We value face-to-face communication, bias for action, and real time feedback. Our teams and managers are all team members who work in very close proximity to enable faster communication and delivery. We strive to work with User Experience and Product Management in an effective relationship to drive frontend development and create customer based solutions.


What you'll be doing:

  • Owning and managing the full lifecycle of web application development; from designing, writing, testing, building, deploying, to monitoring
  • Using tools with expertise such as Atlassian (Bitbucket, Bamboo, JIRA, Confluence), New Relic, and Slack, to drive operations and collaboration
  • Constructing and implementing software within a full stack environment (Front end, API, persistence, integrations)
  • Using JavaScript and React to build a modern front-end 
  • Leveraging Java and Spring Boot in building a reliable back-end
  • Utilizing Dockerfiles and AWS yaml-based deployment files for infrastructure provisioning
  • Exploring options for features that require new patterns or technology
  • Practicing and driving engineering practices such as DevOps (CI/CD; you build it, you own it), 12-factor design, and independent architecture

What we're looking for:


  • 5-7+ years of experience in application development that directly aligns with the specific responsibilities for this position (Required )
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • Fluent with JavaScipt and React
  • Advanced to expert experience with Java and Spring Boot
  • Experience with microservice design (Service-Oriented Architecture) and RESTful web services
  • Familiarity with Continuous Integration/Delivery and DevOps
  • Experience working on fully-dedicated agile teams


  • Experience writing Unit Tests (e.g. Mockito, JUnit)
  • Experience writing Dockerfiles and deploying to Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Familiarity with Continuous Integration/Delivery and DevOps


Work Arrangement:

Work from Home : Employees will work fully from home. Their job will not require the employee to come into the office, unless for special circumstances. 



This position may be subject to Lincoln’s Political Contribution Policy.  An offer of employment may be contingent upon disclosing to Lincoln the details of certain political contributions. Lincoln may decline to extend an offer or terminate employment for this role if it determines political contributions made could have an adverse impact on Lincoln’s current or future business interests, misrepresentations were made, or for failure to fully disclose applicable political contributions and or fundraising activities.


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Lincoln Financial Group (“LFG”) is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veterans status, or genetic information.  Applicants are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications.  If you are a person with a disability that impedes your ability to express your interest for a position through our online application process, or require TTY/TDD assistance, contact us by calling 260-455-2558.




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