Nice to Have Skills:
Strong analysis skills to be able to work in an agile method, and to assess and elaborate on requirements
Solid communication skills, to be able to refine requirements and share issues, risks and decisions
Self-starter with ability to work independently
An Expert Application Developer is a technical expert in developing, coding, testing and debugging new software or making significant improvements to existing software.
Could be responsible for overall design, development and team coordination on the business system/application.
Communicates standards and defends technology and scoping decisions to information technology management and development teams.
Assists in resolving problems with software functionality and suggesting improvements.
Significant independent judgment is used with little to no direction given by supervisor. May act as a team leader on projects.
Architect, design and implement solutions that meet the stakeholder’s needs
Participate actively in requirements gathering, data modeling and design sessions
Prepare high level and detailed technical specifications for the projects in accordance with PLC, security and architecture documentation objectives
Develop detailed plans and accurate estimates for completion of build, system testing and implementation phases of project
Develop, code, document and execute unit tests, systems, integration and acceptance tests and testing tools for functions of high complexity
Write, test and maintain detailed programs according to specifications given by computer software engineers and systems analysts
Provide input and coordinates with Database Analyst in creating new and modifying existing database structures using different types of databases
Conceive, design and test logical structures for solving technical problems
Participate in walkthrough reviews of all technical specifications, programs and unit test plans
Perform performance tuning to improve performance over multiple functions
Provides consulting services on new and existing initiatives
Knowledge and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science
7+ years application development experience
7 years experience in application development in the Financial / Telecommunications industry
7+ years of full development life cycle experience, from architecture through test and deployment and cross platform skills
Skills and Competencies:
Able to learn new programming languages quickly and efficiently
Ability to communicate ideas and take on board the ideas of others
Knowledge of business line and ability to produce high quality results – would be an asset
Ability to seek improvements to all aspects of development process
Knowledge in computing in general and ability to apply outside knowledge to our work – would be an asset
Can deal with ambiguity and manage requests for change
Comfortable in high pressure, deadline-oriented environment
Ability to adapt quickly; function independently when required
Ability to work effectively with people from outside the IT team
Creative thinker, breakthrough innovative, ‘out of the box’ thinker
Ability to learn new things and ask good questions
Team player, cooperative with good interpersonal skills
If you have the skills and experience required for this position, please forward your resume to: