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Software Engineer (Surrey, BC)

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Join GroupHEALTH Benefit SolutionsĀ® today and become part of an organization that istransforming the way Canadian's experience benefits.




Our mission is simple;We develop and deliver the most cost-effective employee benefits solutions to Canadian businesses.




GroupHEALTH is accelerating - and you provide the fuel.

We are currently looking for Software Engineers to join our team in Surrey, BC. The Software Engineer will work with a team of passionate people that value everyone's opinion. We have a very diverse team that are working towards an agile methodology in an Continuous Delivery environment, and are aimed at being a disruptive force in the insurance industry. The main Language is PHP, but skills in .NET C#, Java, JavaScript, Angular, HTML, CSS are an asset.

Outcomes

Within the first 30 days you will

  • Setup and understand the current development environment with Vagrant and Chef.
  • Setup workstation for development
  • Learn our processes and systems and have a good understanding
  • Introduction to IT Team and start to build relationships
  • Introduction to the organizations current Project Managers and Business Analysts
  • Review and understand the current Project Governance and the SDLC


Within the first 6 monthsyou will

  • Ability to start contributing to Project and support items
  • Ability to identify key systems and the technologies used
  • Learn, understand and use the SDLC at GroupHEALTH
  • Understand the main technologies used and contribute
  • Grow to become a key and valuable member of the team.


Within the first 12 months you will

  • Ability to handle support tickets
  • Ability to handle project tasks
  • Ability to handle 2 or more technologies used at GroupHEALTH
  • Ability to lead a code review and contribute to other reviews
  • Sign up for a development course to continue to learn
  • Grow to become a key and valuable member of the team.
  • Work with Development Manager to develop goals and objectives for the coming year.


In addition to joining a team that is focused on delivering the "WOW!" factor daily (while enjoying weekly yoga stretches, fresh fruit & vegetables, and lots of cake!), your Key Responsibilities will include:
  • Work with PM / BA to develop solutions in PHP, JavaScript and MySQL.
  • Perform revision, repair, or enhancement of existing programs to increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements
  • Work in a Continuous Development environment utilizing the Atlassian suite of products, Jira, Bamboo and Bit Bucket.
  • Design and develop proprietary internal business applications
  • Execute project responsibilities in a collaborative agile team environment
  • Communicate with end users, Project Managers and Business Analysts to determine project specifications
  • Apply quality practices such as Code Design
  • Excited by technology and keeping up to date on the latest and greatest.


Must Haves
  • 3 years of development and database design experience is required.
  • Diploma/Degree in Computer Systems or demonstrated experience is required.
  • 3 years PHP / JavaScript / MySQL experience required.
  • 3 years Object oriented programming experience required.


Education & Experience
  • 3 years of development and database design experience is required.
  • Diploma/Degree in Computer Systems or demonstrated experience is required.
  • 3 years PHP / JavaScript / MySQL experience is required.
  • 3 years Object oriented programming experience is required.
  • Experience with Web API programming
  • Experience with refactoring legacy code is anasset
  • Strong Angular experience and asset
  • Strong Agile experienceis an set.
  • Continuous Integration / Deployment knowledge / experience is a plus



The Perks


In addition to becoming part of a creative, challenging, and stimulating work environment, we also offer:
  • a competitive salary & benefits program
  • paid time off, including flex time
  • education assistance
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) with employer matching
  • participation in our Happy Friday program


Want to be part of a rapidly growing company that is transforming the way Canadian's experience benefits? Apply now!


We thank everyone who applies to the Software Engineer role; however, due to the volume of applications we receive, we are only able to contact candidates who have been selected for an interview.
We are currently looking forSoftware Engineersto join our team inSurrey, BC.The Software Engineer will work with a team of passionate people that value everyone's opinion.

Posted: December 8, 2018
Closes: February 6, 2019
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Company Info
Size:
51-200 employees
Industry:
Technology
Insurance

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About GroupHEALTH Benefit Solutions

In every industry there is a company that thinks, and does things, differently. In employee group benefits, GroupHEALTH Benefit Solutions® is that company. Innovative and customer-focused, we...