London Tech Jobs

Software Developer (6-Month Contract)

by Cognition+

Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Jun 15, 2020
Experience: 5 Years
Cognition+

Job Description

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.

Role Responsibilities:

• 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

• A minimum of 5 years’ experience developing with:  

          o JavaScript frameworks/libraries, especially Angular

          o Java/J2EE/Spring MVC;

          o HTML5/CSS3, especially Bootstrap and Responsive Design techniques

          o Tools: Node.js/NPM/Yarn/SCSS/AngularCLI    

• 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:

• JUnit experience

• Agile experience

• 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 hr@gocognition.com or call 519-432-8553 ext. 362.

Apply Online!

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply online at https://gocognition.com/join-us/

We thank all applicants for their interest in this position, however only qualified candidates will be contacted for the next steps in the process.