Programmer Analyst, Java/PaaS
Montréal, QC, CA
2d ago
source : JobsMedia

Work place : Montréal)

Desjardins Group is the largest cooperative financial group in Canada, and one of the largest employers in the country. It offers a full range of financial products and services and is home to a wealth of expertise in property and casualty insurance, life and health insurance, wealth management, services for businesses of all sizes, securities brokerage, asset management, venture capital, and secure, leading-edge virtual access methods.


As a programmer analyst, Java / PaaS, you support IT efficiency by designing, configuring, administering, maintaining and upgrading computer networks, management systems and database servers in accordance with the organization’s needs.

You draw on your ability to work with technology and anticipate innovation to help develop, standardize and roll out medium- to large-scale IT systems, programs and applications.

You analyze client and partner needs and influence decisions on project-specific IT solutions and information systems. You plan, prioritize and coordinate work to stay on schedule and meet objectives.

Your projects and initiatives require extensive knowledge of your line of work.

You make recommendations for project execution and help solve complex problems using your analytical skills and extensive knowledge of your line of business.

Coordination is critical, so you frequently interact with stakeholders working in other fields.

You serve as systems resource person for your unit, clients and practitioners.

The GCE / eSign squad is seeking an autonomous Programmer Analyst who is keen to learn about new technologies. All new employees are offered internal training.

Ideally, you have good teamwork skills (independent end-to-end DevOps squads, from development to production support), since adapting to this technology and integrating the concepts requires personal investment and effort.

This position consists in working on various business projects for multiple eSign clients. The application is developed primarily in Java and uses PaaS cloud technology, which is why this position requires a specific learning focus.

We are looking for someone who shows a strong interest in learning on a multidisciplinary team.

Additional responsabilities

  • Analyze and gain a solid understanding of the technology field. Design optimal solutions. Develop an in-depth understanding of system components and how they interact.
  • Analyze and anticipate the needs of business leaders, and assist colleagues in selecting solutions, applications and systems.
  • Analyze and coordinate development and upgrade activities for complex systems.

  • Conduct activity estimates and sequencing exercises for highly complex projects.
  • Act as a subject matter expert in the business or IT field and apply cross-sector knowledge of company systems.
  • Represent Desjardins with partners and external organizations.
  • Develop and recommend practices and development methods in your field.
  • Research, recommend and apply best practices for software / software package development and configuration. Determine and approve the implementation delivery strategy.
  • Oversee development and implementation quality.

  • Carry out quality control and testing. Ensure solutions perform as expected. Oversee the operational aspects of applications and systems.
  • Provide direction and share knowledge with working groups

    Other working condition

  • Number of job available : 1
  • Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • A minimum of four years of relevant experience
  • Experience with Git / SourceTree (an asset)
  • Experience with databases, SQL (an asset)
  • Experience in Java development
  • Experience working in Agile Scrum or SAFe modes (an asset)
  • Please note that other combinations of qualifications and relevant experience may be considered

  • For vacant positions available in Quebec, please note that knowledge of French is required
  • Specific knowledge

  • Knowledge of Documentum (an asset)
  • Knowledge of databases, SQL (an asset)
  • Familiarity with client / server environments (an asset)
  • Desjardins Cross-sector skills

    Accountability, Collaborates, Customer Focus, Innovation

    Key competencies for the job

    Complexity, Nimble learning, Plans and aligns, Tech savvy

    Work Location

    400, boul. de Maisonneuve Ouest Montréal

    Job Family

    Information technology (FG)

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