Developer- Investment/Retirement

Information Technology
New Brunswick
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Reference # JG-16079


Meridia Recruitment Solutions has partnered with Assumption Life, to recruit for their Full Stack Developer role in Moncton, New Brunswick.  


Assumption Life was first founded in 1903 and in 1913 the head office was transferred to Moncton, New Brunswick from where the organization’s outstanding service and innovative spirit continues to be one of the largest mutual life insurance companies in Canada. Assumption Life’s exceptional distribution team is made up of over 7,000 brokers across all Canadian provinces and territories.  Assumption Life has been given an A-rating by A.M Best for twenty-two consecutive years and, with a staff of 240, has been chosen as one of Atlantic Canada’s Top Employers for both 2021 and 2022.


Role Description:


The successful candidate will take part in the maintenance and development of one or more computer systems or auxiliary systems. Following the requests of users or system managers, is responsible for the analysis and encoding of computer programs as well as the tests required to deliver a product that meets the needs of the customer. The candidate must manage one or more technical environments in which corporate software operates.   They may be called upon to play the role of computer consultant or perform special tasks for a user or within a corporate team.


Your Responsibilities will include:

  1. Perform program encoding and testing required to deliver a quality product that meets the demand
    • Receives maintenance or development requests
    • Analyze the computer and technical needs submitted by users
    • Design and develop the solutions in addition to giving an estimate of the time needed to complete the work
    • Write code for hotfixes and bug fixes
    • Troubleshooting system errors.
    • Work with team members to find creative and innovative solutions to problems
    • Perform software testing to identify and fix bugs and inconsistencies
    • Ensure the accuracy of deliverables
    • Coordinate and ensure the realization of testing work by having good communication with users
    • Part of the production of a file
    • Evening cycle technical support (shared Oncall )
  2. Computer consultation with users
    • Participate in meetings with users, business line specialists or other team members. The purpose of these meetings will be to provide IT expertise to guide users to define their requests more precisely.
    • Provide training and notify users of changes
    • Meetings and support for SAFe teams
  3. Documentation and Processes
  • Follow the development and operation processes within its SAFE team
  • Follow our ITSM processes; document work and release in Cherwell and/or Devops
  • Write and continually update documentation for all programs for internal and external reference
  • Keep the application architecture document up to date


Your Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary degree in Computer Science and a minimum of 6 years of experience (for this level) as a Developer or in a similar role
  • In-depth knowledge of programming (.net, MVC) and SQL.
  • Knowledge of technical, analytical and programming environments
  • Knowledge of Software Development Lifecycle methodologies
  • Skilled with Oracle Forms, XML Transport, Microfocus Cobol, Visual Studio, .Net Framework, and Windows PC and Server environments.
  • Knowledge of the Active Batch system.
  • Knowledge of the Toad tool
  • Oral communication and writing skills (French and English), ability to communicate clearly and effectively in order to communicate with client or team members
  • Ability to manage various requests or projects and tasks at once within tight deadlines
  • Ability to coordinate the requests and work of a project/request team
  • Excellent organizational and prioritization skills
  • A strong ability to analyze situations and find solutions
  • Great attention to detail and the ability to detect small errors or inconsistencies in the code
  • Strong team player, able to work with interdisciplinary groups
  • Must possess excellent creative problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrate superior time management skills and be able to work productively
  • Ability to follow instructions closely and accurately
  • A desire to innovate and create cutting-edge programs
  • Highly motivated and quick learning skills towards the use of new technologies


To express interest in this opportunity, please click on the "Apply Now" button below.


For more information contact Brooke Ireland, Senior Consultant at 902-420-1214 or Jessie MacDonald, Recruitment Specialist at 902-424-1129. If you require accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please let Jessie know.


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