Software Engineer, Remote Opportunity Available

Principal Financial Group Madison , WI 53706

Posted 1 month ago


As a Software Engineer in Enterprise Business Solutions (EBS), you'll join a group of engineers in an Agile Scrum team to work on customer facing applications through channels such as the web, voice, and chat! In EBS, we are at the intersection of many strategic and digital initiatives that impact the enterprise! This provides unique opportunities to solve key business problems impacting our customers.

Additionally, this position will report to a leader that is very passionate about innovation, a culture of safety, a product mindset, and developing and delivering solutions through mature software engineering practices. We are also a team starting to make significant investments on cloud platforms (AWS).

Here are a few examples of the kinds of things you'll do:

  • Solve complex problems through the application of technology

  • Engineer for speed and quality through CI/CD pipelines that test and deploy software

  • Collaborate with highly skilled and motivated product-focused individuals

  • Work directly with stakeholders to optimize existing solutions or design new ones to deliver business outcomes

  • Experiment with new technologies and practices to find creative solutions to complex problems

  • Elicit requirements, write automated tests


We're looking for someone with:

  • Associate's or Bachelor's degree with a preference in a computer science, technology, engineering, or math related field or equivalent work experience

  • Software engineering experience in modern technologies (preferably java and/or Python)

  • Cloud experience or interest in exploring cloud technologies

  • Basic planning, organizational, problem-solving, analytical, decision-making and communication skills required.

Preferred technical skills:

  • Understanding and familiarity with common software development patterns and best practices

  • Experience, knowledge, or willingness to implement DevOps practices (Test automation, CI/CD, etc.)

Additional Information


This position may require on-call responsibilities.

Job level

We'll consider talent at the next level with the right experiences and skills.

Work Authorization/Sponsorship

At this time, we're not considering candidates that need any type of immigration sponsorship (additional work authorization or permanent work authorization) now or in the future to work in the United States? This includes, but IS NOT LIMITED TO: F1-OPT, F1-CPT, H-1B, TN, L-1, J-1, etc. For additional information around work authorization needs please use the following links. and

Investment Code of Ethics

For Principal Global Investors positions, you'll need to follow an Investment Code of Ethics related to personal and business conduct as well as personal trading activities for you and members of your household. These same requirements may also apply to other positions across the organization.

Experience Principal

While our expertise spans the globe, we're bound by one common purpose: to foster a world where financial security is accessible to all. And our success depends on the unique experiences, backgrounds, and talents of our employees - individually and all of us together. Explore our core values, benefits and why we're an exceptional place to grow your career.

Principal is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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Software Engineer, Remote Opportunity Available

Principal Financial Group