• Software Developer in Test

    Job Location CA-ON-London
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(8/8/2018 12:14 PM)
    Job ID
    London Life
    Job Category
    Information Technology
    Job Type
    Full Time
    Job Industry
    Financial Services and Banking, Insurance
    Career Level
    Posted End Date
  • Job Description

    Our IT professionals make a significant contribution to the companies' business goals through the effective delivery of value-added information services. These services include setting technology direction, project management, analysis, system architecture, software development and software development testing.


    We currently have an opening for an intermediate Software Developer in Test, at our London location.


    Position Overview:


    Software Developers in Test are responsible for influencing better software design, testability and aid in adhering to good engineering practices for both code development and testing.



    • Identify weak spots and potential problems in our software (both legacy and greenfield)
    • Create automated tests (UI, data generation) and cross-train peers on test automation
    • Collaborate with developer teams on test coverage and product health
    • Write scripts and modules using 3rd party automation tool(s)
    • Navigate non-technical teams to identify areas that can be automated
    • Streamline workflow processes (remove where necessary) 

    Qualifications and Competencies:

    • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent experience
    • Preferred 2+ years of relevant work experience, including test automation and code development

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Coding experience in C#, Java, Python and JavaScript
    • Extensive knowledge of SVN / Git and continuous integration
    • High knowledge of writing test plans, test cases and test methodologies
    • Ability to work in an Agile and/or Waterfall environment

    Discover your opportunity….Apply today!


    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 facilities.  If you’d like to join our team submit your information online and introduce yourself.


    Together Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life serve the financial security needs of more than 13 million people across Canada, with additional operations in Europe and the United States. As members of the Power Financial Corporation group of companies, we’re one of Canada’s leading insurers with interests in life insurance, health insurance, investment and retirement savings. We offer a broad portfolio of financial and benefit plan solutions for individuals, families, businesses and organizations.


    We are committed to providing an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and to creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their potential.



    Great-West Lifeco would like to thank all applicants, however only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted.


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