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Senior Web Developer
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Information Technology
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Kitchener, ON CA
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Full Time
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Job Description :

Come join us and help create a new digital experience for Manulife’s customers and advisors. We believe in creating high-value solutions that enhance our customer experience so that our web applications will become our customers first choice to meet their financial needs. 


The Opportunity:


You will be a member of our dynamic team of analysts and developers that will be involved in building high quality application solutions leveraging agile principles and engineering practices. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious, self-starter to join a fast paced, dynamic environment offering a variety of career opportunities.


Who you are:


As a senior Developer, you are an enthusiastic professional, who can leverage your technical ability, analytical skills and customer service aptitude to ensure our mission of ensuring the complex and mission critical business applications are available at all times for our customers. You bring excellent organization, planning and time management skills with the ability to be flexible and adaptable, handle multiple demands and competing priorities while meeting deadlines.


What you will achieve in this role:


•Generate new and unique ideas, approaches and solutions to problems and opportunities.

•Collaborate with product managers, software engineers, and operations engineers to uncover pain points and opportunities to deliver new business value through software

•Guide the development of engineering staff within your team

•Execute analysis, identify root cause of problems and develop solutions.

•Collaborate with BSA and business to define and provide optimum solutions to complex business problems.

•Prototype and build new functionality to deliver on key product objectives

•Participate in work estimates and planning for team deliverables.


What you will be working with:


•Agile methodologies.

•React js, Node js, HTML 5, CSS3, XML, Web Services, .Net, C#, Java,

•DevOps practices and technologies.

•Unit testing frameworks, Selenium, Cucumber.

•Cloud Foundry, Salesforce



•3-5 years of relevant development experience

•Demonstrated passion for customer service.

•Courage to “question and innovate” to drive continuous improvement.

•Honest communicator with strong interpersonal skills tempered with a great sense of humor.

•Calm demeanor while multi-tasking and working under time constraints/pressure.

•Focused attention to quality and important details.

•Post-secondary education in a relevant discipline or equivalent work experience.

•Familiarity with agile and DevOps principles, test-driven development, continuous integration, and other approaches to accelerate the delivery of new features

•Understanding of the fundamentals of capital markets or financial services in support of our service or product offerings (or are ready to learn by doing!)

•Experimenting with emerging technologies and understanding how they will impact what comes next



About Manulife:

Manulife Financial Corporation is a leading international financial services group that helps people achieve their dreams and aspirations by putting customers' needs first and providing the right advice and solutions. We operate primarily as John Hancock in the United States and Manulife elsewhere. We provide financial advice, insurance, as well as wealth and asset management solutions for individuals, groups and institutions.


At the end of 2016, we had approximately 35,000 employees, 70,000 agents, and thousands of distribution partners, serving more than 22 million customers. As of September 30, 2017, we had over $1 trillion (US$806 billion) in assets under management and administration, and in the previous 12 months we made $27.1 billion in payments to our customers. Our principal operations are in Asia, Canada and the United States where we have served customers for more than 100 years. With our global headquarters in Toronto, Canada, we trade as 'MFC' on the Toronto, New York, and the Philippine stock exchanges and under '945' in Hong Kong.

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