Software Developer (Java)

  • Company:
    GWL/LL
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    IT & Software

Individual Customer Technology (IC Tech) is an organization providing information technology solutions to London Life, Great-West Life and Canada Life. In IC Tech, the Customer is at the centre of what we do.Our IC Tech professionals make a significant contribution to the companies” business goals through the effective delivery of value-added services. These services include setting technology direction, project management analysis, system architecture, software development and the provision of operational support services for our Individual Customer business unit.The Software Developer will participate in all aspects of software development and maintenance within the IC Tech division.Accountabilities: Software Developers are responsible for the design and development of software solutions.This role involves the following activities:Design, develop, integrate, test, transition to production, and maintain software applicationsProvide production support and application monitoring and tuning for applicationsProvide input into the evolution of the software development environment and methodsProvide ongoing daily production support and remediation of business applications within the Corporate line of business – including the development and execution of test plansContribute to the elimination of problems through permanent fixes including the identification of solutions, scoping the work, and executing the changesTask management for themselves as well assisting other group membersTrouble shoot application problems, and maintain an inventory of expertise for identified problemsComplete development assignments as assigned through your team leader and negotiated with project teamsCreate and/or update software development best practices and system documentation Occasional after hours and weekend work support will be requiredQualifications and Competencies:Prior experience developing and maintaining end user applications developed in J2EE and experience with JSF, JavaScript, jQuery, REST, JSONExperience with tools like Bamboo, JIRA, Splunk, SOAP UIWorking experience with WAS and Tomcat serversNice to have: Exposure to cloud technologies and tool stack used in DevOpsDegree/diploma in related discipline (computer science) or equivalent combination of training and experienceKnowledge and experience with:Software design methodologies and documentation toolsSoftware requirements analysis and design principlesTechnical infrastructure environments including servers, networks and securityDemonstrated ability to analyze and solve problemsDemonstrated ability to work as part of a team, plan and organize your own work, communicate effectively in writing and verbally in person or remotely, initiative, team oriented leadership skills and attention to detailWe offer a challenging, team-oriented work environment, competitive income and benefits, and opportunities for professional and personal development and growth.Discover your opportunity….Apply today!Great-West Life offers competitive compensation, great benefits such as medical, dental, life insurance, wellness account and personal days not to mention onsite cafeteria and fitness facilities. If you’d like to join our team submit your information online and introduce yourself.Together Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life serve the financial security needs of more than 13 million people across Canada, with additional operations in Europe and the United States. As members of the Power Financial Corporation group of companies, we’re one of Canada’s leading insurers with interests in life insurance, health insurance, investment and retirement savings. We offer a broad portfolio of financial and benefit plan solutions for individuals, families, businesses and organizations.We are committed to providing an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and to creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their potential.Great-West Lifeco would like to thank all applicants, however only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted.