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CNO Financial Group Lead Developer-Sitecore in Carmel, Indiana

CNO Financial Group’s IT Business unit is hiring a Lead Developer-Sitecore for our Sitecore platform to be accountable for team workflow coordination, understand the business value of the product, resolve technical risk and develop a long-term product vision. This role will perform complex and advanced sophisticated tasks, signing off on large features, writing functional specifications for large features across all internal and external applications. The Dev Lead provides leadership support for developers and partners with other leads operating in a high accountability and delivery culture.

This is your opportunity to be a part of our growing IT Application Delivery department and apply problem solving skills to assess risks and make decisions for the team.

As a Lead Developer-Sitecore, your responsibilities will include:

  • Provide direction on advanced capabilities of all components of the product.

  • Be the lead seasoned and technical specialist affecting design, quality and timeline.

  • Build Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).

  • Direct training for new developers.

  • Oversee the work of developers on the team. Perform code reviews.

  • Lead internal and external interactions with clients.

  • Implement and promote code quality standards and eliminate duplications.

  • Provide guidance on (SOP’s) for the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and DevOps process

  • Adjust/Amend technical scope changes based on business requirements on projects.

The Lead Developer-Sitecore position is well-suited for you if you:

  • Guided a team to develop complex technical solutions including providing guidance on overall code architecture, and developing custom solutions

  • Experience guiding junior developers in all aspects of the SDLC process

  • Provided technology solutions to complex problems

  • Demonstrate ability to take charge of the team and coordinate workflow to consistently produce business value

What you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or other related field, or 8 years of meaningful experience

  • Eight years of work experience with Sitecore 9.0+ and Sitecore upgrades required

  • Experience with Cloud platforms including Azure, AWS, or Google, preferred

  • Demonstrated ability working on a Scrum Team, leading a team of offshore and onshore developers and experience with JSS, Helix and established Sitecore implementation methodologies

  • Proven experience using Sitecore Experience Accelerator (SXA)

  • Sitecore Certification 9.0+, required

What will set you apart:

  • Prior working experience in Insurance field

  • Familiarity or work experience with DevOps concepts

  • Development experience using Microsoft .NET, C#, Net/MVC , HTML5 with Bootstrap and JavaScript

  • Strong leadership skills, preferably a lean-agile leader – respectful, passionate & open-minded

  • Previous experience as a Senior Engineer or leading a team

  • Shown ability to work in a team environment

This role is full time work from home (WFH), also known as Remote. This role can be performed from any US based location within the central or eastern time zone. CNO Financial Group offices reopened in April 2022 and is pursuing a hybrid working model. Associates who live within a 60-mile radius of a corporate office (Birmingham, Carmel, Chicago, Philadelphia, Orlando and Milwaukee) will have access to come into that Office up to 2 days/week, and work from home at least 3 days/week. Work cannot be performed from outside of the United States.

CNO provides life and health insurance, annuities, financial services, and workforce benefits solutions through our family of brands and supported by our associates and agents. Our customers work hard to save for the future, and we help protect their health, income and retirement needs with 3.2 million policies and more than $35 billion in total assets. Our 3,400 associates, 8,600 exclusive agents and independent partner agents guide individuals, families and businesses through a lifetime of financial decisions.

We are financially strong and well positioned for continued growth, and we are grounded in our core values of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DE&I); Integrity, Customer Focus, Excellence, and Teamwork. We have offices in more than 260 communities in the U.S., including our headquarters in Carmel, Indiana, and corporate offices in Birmingham, Chicago, Philadelphia, Orlando and Milwaukee.

At CNO Financial Group, we’re always looking forward—to the security and stability we help create for our insurance brands’ customers, and the growth we create within our own company. We're looking for ambitious people who want to do more. We'll provide you with opportunities to grow your skills through challenging professional experiences.

If you're looking for a culture that encourages development, helps you reach your potential, and rewards you for your contribution, then CNO Financial Group is right for you. For more information, visit

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.



ReqID: JR167139

Category: Information Technology

Job Type: Full-Time

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