Our Story We are proud to announce that Canada Life will become our company brand under which our three companies service Great West Life, London Life, and Canada Life.
Together, Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life have been in the business of keeping promises for over a century.
The new Canada Life brand combines the strengths of all three so we can better deliver on our purpose : To improve the financial, physical and mental well-
being of Canadians. We are looking for bright and passionate people to be founding members of Great-West Life’s new Digital Labs.
Do you have a passion for creating compelling and meaningful digital experiences? Do you ALWAYS think about the customer first?
Are you a creative problem-solver and communicator? Do you want to help lead the transformation of a company and an industry?
If you answered a wholehearted yes to all these questions, we want to talk to you. ABOUT GWL’S DIGITAL LABS Great-West Life is embarking on a transformation that will change the way we work and how we help our customers.
In our Digital Labs, we are designing, coding and delivering new products improving the lives of millions of Canadians. We are changing the way a trusted institution operates by acting as a start-
up, bringing human centered design, agile and modern web development practices to life. Our multi-functional teams of Designers, Developers, Scrum Masters and Product Owners all huddle together because we have an open, innovative and inclusive culture which is focused on us talented individuals.
Overview : As a Senior Salesforce Developer, you are responsible for transforming the design and product vision into a seamless and engaging product.
You work hard to stay on top of fast changing technology and invest a lot of energy to learn new tricks. You are current on industry trends in client development frameworks and anticipate what the near future will bring.
You love clean code, clean interfaces and have a real passion for problem solving. What You'll Do : Troubleshooting and incident management Monitor application storage usage and archive data as needed Who You Are : 4 -
6 years’ experience as a Salesforce Developer In-depth knowledge of the standard capabilities of SFDC and have successfully expanded on those capabilities through the use of custom code (Apex, s-
Experience with JIRA and various code repositories Proficiency in Excel including VLOOKUP, INDEX-MATCH, pivot tables, charts, and graphs Experience with data migration and ETL / Data Loader, or other similar integration tools Creative and analytical thinker with strong problem-
solving skills Ability to assess the impact of new requirements on Salesforce.com and all upstream and downstream applications, systems and processes Strong ability to showcase your ability to set priorities, manage project timelines and work with limited supervision Proven ability to design and implement new processes and facilitate user adoption.
Strong understanding of the platform, with the ability to build custom apps and objects, formula fields, workflows, custom views, and other content of intermediate complexity Strong data management abilities Certifications : Salesforce Administrator (Asset) Platform App Builder (Asset) Salesforce Platform Developer I (Must) Salesforce Platform Developer II (Asset) Nice to Haves : Prior experience in the financial services industry Experience in a Scrum / Agile Environment Team building, interpersonal and communication skills Strong ability to showcase your ability to set priorities, manage project timelines and work with limited supervision Discover your opportunity .
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 in our head office facilities.
If you’d like to join our team submit your information online and introduce yourself.