Application Developer

We currently have a position available for an intermediate to senior level Application Developer in our Information Technology department. Reporting to the Software Development Manager and working within a dynamic team of IT development professionals, this role is responsible for the support and development of various applications at Peace Hills. This role will mostly be engaged e accounting systems range from custom developed apps, to support and configuration for off the shelf software. More specifically:

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

⪧ Develop new applications and interface modules in C#/Transact-SQL
⪧ Identify opportunities that can improve efficiency of business processes
⪧ Investigate and resolve application functionality related issues and provide first level support and troubleshooting of legacy systems
⪧ Troubleshoot technical issues and identify modifications needed in existing applications to meet changing user requirements
⪧ Provide assistance and advice to business users in the effective use of applications and information technology
⪧ Write and/or maintain technical procedures and documentation for the applications including operations, user guide, etc.
⪧ Produce technical documentation for new and existing documentation

Required Qualifications:

⪧ B.Sc in Computing Science, or Technical Diploma Specializing in Programming, or equivalent
⪧ 5+ years of development focused on current Microsoft development tools and architecture
⪧ Solid experience in full stack development and all phases of the software development including soliciting requirements and software testing.
⪧ Strong desire to stay up to date on current development practices and tools
⪧ Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
⪧ Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, and manage changing priorities.
⪧ Proven ability to be flexible and work hard, both independently and in a team environment, in a high pressure environment with changing priorities.
⪧ Excellent oral and written communication skills.
⪧ Results oriented individual who thrives working in a fast paced environment.

Nice to Have:

⪧ Insurance or Financial industry experience
⪧ Accounting software experience
⪧ Experience with ASP.Net, ASP Web API or other Web Development toolkits
⪧ Microsoft Developer or Solution Architect certification, or other development certifications


Working at Peace Hills

Along with a competitive base pay, Peace Hills understands that by reducing work-life struggles, individuals can enjoy a healthier lifestyle while improving productivity at work. A collegial work environment and a work-life balance are just two of the ways we do this.

If you are interested in this great opportunity, submit your resume to Peace Hills Insurance to hr@phgic.com.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates shortlisted will be contacted.


Application Deadline: November 13, 2020