Tech Lead
Principal Financial Group - Des Moines, IA

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Interacting with diverse technologies. Being involved in the ground floor of a major initiative.

If these 2 things excite you, keep reading!

Are you ready to execute in a dynamic environment with exciting enterprise-level technologies? As a technical lead on the Corporate Systems Support - Corporate Marketing team at the Principal Financial Group, you will work with a variety of technologies including Java/J2EE, IBM Websphere Portal, IBM and Teamsite Web Content Management, Social, Mobile and Search Engine Optimization.

You'll have an opportunity to be involved in and lead large, complex project implementations that cross technologies and business lines. You will be involved at the early stages of an IBM Webshpere Portal implementation and have an opportunity to influence from the ground-up. If you are passionate about technology in the digital world and about driving results and leading people, stop here!

Qualifications: Education:
Bachelor's degree in a computer related field or equivalent experience required

3+ years of work experience in Information Technology, specifically in an Application Development role required.

Leadership experience or a desire to move into leadership in the future is preferred.

Technical Skills:
  • Extensive experience across all phases of Software Development Lifecycle.
  • Extensive hands on experience with J2EE/Java, as well as web development using HTML, JavaScript and CSS.
  • JQuery would also be a plus.
  • IBM Websphere Portal/WCM experience preferred.
  • Experience/familiarity with agile methodologies would be a plus.
Additional qualifications:
Basic knowledge of insurance and financial services products preferred. Must have excellent planning/organizational, problem-solving, analytical, and communication skills, as well as basic presentation and decision-making skills.

Basic leadership skills required; excellent time management skills preferred. Must be able to maintain a high degree of accuracy and confidentiality. Basic knowledge of business unit applications preferred.

Background Check Requirements: Employment at Principal is contingent upon successful completion of a background check.

Visa Sponsorship: Only individuals with permanent legal rights to work in the United States need apply.

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