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Think working for a life insurance company is nothing but legacy code and stuffy old offices? Think again. At Empire Life, we are transforming a company with a proud Canadian heritage into a FinTech leader. With industry-first apps, we have gained a reputation as the most innovative life insurance company in the country. But we’re not done yet. Join our growing digital development team where you’ll work on building apps, APIs and microservices to support our digital first strategy.
Experience with full stack web development experience, including front-end development with React and back-end programming in Python and Django (experience with similar technologies will be considered).
Web application and API security with OAuth2.
REST API and microservices development with Django Rest Framework, Flask or similar framework.
Experience designing SQL database schemas in Postgres or MySQL.
Experience with DevOps processes and tools including GitHub Actions or other CI/CD tools.
Ability to pivot and adjust work items to match shifting business priorities.
Demonstrated experience in providing timely and relevant communications in a professional manner to colleagues and key stakeholders.
Experience working on a development team with an agile project management framework such as Scrum.
Experience with Google Cloud Platform (GCP), including Google AppEngine, Pub/Sub, and Cloud Functions.
Experience with Infrastructure as Code tools (Terraform).
Experience with Event Driven Development (Kafka).
Experience with load testing.
12 Factor Principles for application development and delivery.
Full design and development cycle of applications and API’s from Proof of Concept to production.
Building easy to use applications for our customers and easy to use API’s for developers.
Research and development efforts as we evolve our digital platform.