Application Developer

We currently have a position available for an intermediate to senior level Application Developer in our Information Technology department. Reporting to the Software Development Manager and working within a dynamic team of IT development professionals, this role is responsible for the support and development of various applications at Peace Hills. This role will mostly be engaged e accounting systems range from custom developed apps, to support and configuration for off the shelf software. More specifically:

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide support for legacy systems written in C#/Transact-SQL/VB/JavaScript
  • Develop new applications and interface modules in C#/Transact-SQL
  • Identify opportunities that can improve efficiency of business processes
  • Investigate and resolve application functionality related issues and provide first level support and troubleshooting of legacy systems
  • Troubleshoot technical issues and identify modifications needed in existing applications to meet changing user requirements
  • Provide assistance and advice to business users in the effective use of applications and information technology
  • Write and/or maintain technical procedures and documentation for the applications including operations, user guide, etc.
  • Produce technical documentation for new and existing applications


Required Qualifications:

  • B.Sc in Computing Science, or Technical Diploma Specializing in Programming, or equivalent
  • 1 to 5+ years of development focused on .Net or Transact-SQL programming. Strong new graduates will be considered.
  • Solid experience using Microsoft SQL Server and related query tools.
  • Solid experience developing reports using SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) or Crystal Reports;
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, and manage changing priorities.
  • Proven ability to be flexible and work hard, both independently and in a team environment, in a high pressure environment with changing priorities.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Results oriented individual who thrives working in a fast paced environment.
  • Previous experience in insurance or financial industry is an asset.
  • Accounting software experience
  • Experience with ASP.Net, ASP Web API or other Web Development toolkits are a nice to have.
  • Microsoft Developer or Solution Architect certification, or other development certifications

Working at Peace Hills

Along with a competitive base pay, Peace Hills understands that by reducing work-life struggles, individuals can enjoy a healthier lifestyle while improving productivity at work. A collegial work environment and a work-life balance are just two of the ways we do this.

If you are interested in this great opportunity, submit your resume to Peace Hills Insurance to

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates shortlisted will be contacted.

Application Deadline: February 04, 2022