You believe life is about aiming high and making an impact. At Sun Life Financial, we work together, share common values and help each other grow and achieve goals.
With roots tracing back to 1865 in Canada, Sun Life Financial has grown to become an established and trusted name in insurance and financial services, with offices and operations in key markets around the world. We recognize that our growth, success and reputation for excellence are due in large measure to our talented and dedicated employees.
Enterprise Services, Working better together.
Our teams are dedicated to providing the services and technology our business partners need to help customers achieve lifetime financial security. Through innovation and collaboration, we're striving to continually find new and better ways to bring value to Sun Life. Enterprise Services has employees in Canada, Ireland, the U.S. and Asia. We partner closely with groups and individuals throughout Sun Life Financial to provide products and services that deliver business value.
Applications Operations and Services is looking for a Senior Systems Analyst with at least 8 years of java web application development and support experience. The successful incumbent will have strong technical skills with the ability to work independently. As a member of the team that supports Filenet imaging and workflow applications, responsibilities include application support, stability and performance management, as well as creation of technical specifications, analysis, development and maintenance. The desirable candidate will utilize his/her knowledge of business objectives, process, products, people, and technology, to deliver quality, cost-effective and timely solutions to business partners.
Technical design, support, tuning, performance design, and maintenance of vendor based and in house built distributed applications using Java and Weblogic
Identify and assist in the re-engineering , improvement or replacement of business processes and associated technologies
Lead in design, coding, debugging, upgrading, implementation and support of these applications
Gather, analyze, document, and manage business requirements in the process of initiating solutions or responding to requests for assistance from business partners
Work with vendors to provide solutions, solve problems, maintain stability of the environment.
Ensure that solutions meet both business and technical requirements
Partner with business and infrastructure/technology areas to fully understand their needs, consult and work with them to deliver high quality solutions and services in a timely and efficient manner
Hands-on development and design.
Manage or coordinate small to medium projects from initiation through planning, requirements, construction to implementation and post-implementation reviews
Mentor junior team members
This role includes occasional on-call and after hours support
Must have strong technical and analytical skills, with at least 8 years experience in web application development using java technologies - java, jdbc, j2ee frameworks, ejb, jni, WebLogic, Eclipse IDE, Oracle Database and UNIX environments
Excellent understanding of java packaging, deployment, distributed application problem solving, and application performance management
Solid understanding of web based applications and client server technologies, with strong analytical skills
Strong understanding of best practices in java design and development
Customer and results focused
Ability to work with business partners as well as infrastructure teams to understand and act based on their needs
Ability to work collaboratively with others in a team environment in a multi site organization
Strong communication skills (written and verbal) - ability to express ideas, thoughts and information so that it can be understood by both technical and non-technical audiences and meets the customers' needs
Self-motivated and service-oriented, a self-starter
Good organizational and time management skills
Positive attitude, good energy, and ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic team environment
Experience with Filenet products a strong asset
Knowledge of Siteminder, Apache, .Net are assets
University education or equivalent.
Sun Life Financial promotes equal opportunity employment.
We thank all applicants for showing an interest in this position. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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