About Cognition+ Inc.: Cognition+ Inc. is the leading provider of software solutions in the mutual insurance industry in Canada. Founded in 1993 by a group of mutual insurers, Cognition+ Inc. provides powerful, easy to use, and affordable software that ensures insurance companies of all sizes can compete in the insurance marketplace. Cognition+ Inc. offers solutions for policy, claims, accounting, financial reporting, and investment and includes integrations with third party trading partners including brokers, financial institutions and service providers. Leveraging an internal rating and underwriting rules engine along with significant application programming interface development provides extensive flexibility, extendibility and scalability. Using industry best practices for privacy, security and roles based authorization and access, Cognition+ Inc. offers onsite and cloud based solutions to 32 insurance companies in Canada. Located in London, Ontario, Cognition+ Inc. has strong longstanding relationships with insurance and technology partners in North America.
Everyone at Cognition+ Inc. has ideas and experience that we believe contribute to our success. In addition to a great work environment and great location (with free indoor parking), we offer flexible work hours, a work from home policy, catered information sessions, potluck lunches and more!
Position Summary: We are looking for a qualified candidate to work with our Development Team. The incumbent will have the opportunity to work closely with other talented members of our team to enhance an enterprise software system. This position will help design, develop and test components of a multi-tiered solution.
Design and develop new software applications or enhance current applications
Fix customer issues
Conduct testing and analysis
Work with senior team members to design migration solutions, including development of specifications to ensure quality
Create and maintain key documentation
Maintain and adhere to all company policies and procedures
Other duties as required by the organization
Required Qualifications & Skills:
An independent contractor who is able to commit 35 hours of work per week for 12 months
A minimum of 5 years’ experience developing with:
HTML5/CSS3, especially Bootstrap and Responsive Design techniques
A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent education and/or experience
A demonstrated familiarity with current software industry trends and emergent technologies
Strong OO analysis and design skills
Proven diagnostic, analytical, problem solving skills, and attention to detail
Additional Bonus Skills:
BPMN Workflow experience
Sound knowledge of enterprise design patterns
Application Server experience, especially Wildfly
Deployments targeting Windows/CentOS operating systems
Equal Employment Opportunities:
Cognition+ Inc. is committed to employment equity and welcomes diversity. We encourage applications from qualified individuals from all backgrounds.
Cognition+ Inc. provides accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process. If you require accommodation, please contact Human Resources at email@example.com or call 519-432-8553 ext. 362.