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Northbridge Financial Corporation

Software Engineer – Pega COE

We’re Northbridge Financial. We’re proud to be 100% Canadian and owned by Fairfax Financial. We serve through our Northbridge Insurance, Federated Insurance, and TruShield Insurance brands. We have a reputation for being one of Canada’s leading commercial property and casualty insurance company. Our employees are dedicated to understanding the needs of our customers and we go above and beyond to help Canadian businesses have a safer and brighter future. We’re a company of passionate people who put people first. Do you want to join a team that believes in working hard – and having fun at work – all while making a difference? Look no further than Northbridge.

Software Engineer – PEGA COE

Location: Toronto

Our Software Engineers play an important role in developing, troubleshooting, and assisting users with complex insurance systems built on Pega, as well as in coordinating the activities of a project team in their assigned business area as required. They are passionate about developing features and support the business with rollouts and support around Pega out-of-the-box capabilities which have been leveraged. They enjoy working closely with all stakeholders and IT staff to ensure accuracy and completeness of system enhancement specifications; interpreting complex programming requirements.

They not only architect projects, but participate in the daily maintenance of existing business systems including the investigation of errors, and building solutions for program functionality. They identify project technical risks and research new technologies. They present Pega solutions to senior management and respond to user requests for information in a timely and effective manner.

In other words, they’re awesome. If you are too, consider joining us to support our IT Solution Delivery team.

You’re great at:

  • Advanced decision and problem-solving
  • Interacting with users in a clear and courteous manner
  • Coaching and implementing business requirements, with minimal guidance
  • Participating in solutions designs sessions
  • Backing decisions with research and the ‘why’

You have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Computer Science or Computer Engineering degree is preferred) and/or equivalent on the job experience
  • The capacity to act as a Subject Matter Expert on Pega and Team Foundation Server
  • Demonstrated history of contributing to development activities, including complex development and the development of solution designs
  • Strong knowledge of current best practices in application architecture
  • Insurance experience is an asset

We’re great at putting you first by:

  • You get to work from the office and at home (50/50), so you can manage both worlds with the ease and flexibility you need.
  • We offer competitive salaries and support your financial health through our employee share purchase plan, pension plans, RRSP, discounts on staff insurance, and more!
  • We help you prioritize your well-being from day one through flexible health benefits, early leave days, wellness programs, rewards, and recognition programs.
  • We are invested in helping you grow in your career through education assistance, internal mobility, and mentoring programs.
  • We care about the community and support the causes you believe in with donation matching and team volunteer days.

At Northbridge Financial we embrace and celebrate you and are committed to creating an inclusive workplace for all! No matter who you are or what makes you unique, we welcome you. Please let us know how we can assist or accommodate you during the selection process.

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