Our client is a market leader in the management and administration of risk transfer structures and investments together with savings products. They are the largest global independent insurance manager, providing a spectrum services for the life-cycle of insurance companies and risk transfer structures. This company is also a leading turnkey administrator of life, pension and investment products.
The IT Developer will mainly be responsible for: assisting the IT Development Manager in designing and developing diverse feeds and reports using different technologies according to internal development standards, industry best practice and in line with the corporate IT security framework; provide first line support and maintenance on online systems leasing with internal and external IT resources; produce clear and maintainable code within the agreed timeframes, budgets and quality levels; maintain version control and produce clear and standard documentation for new code and successive updates; unit test any code produced, deliver same for UAT and handle the change management cycle until the new code is released to the production environment; assist in data migration exercises; carry out meetings and actively correspond with users to clearly define and document requirements; suggest improvements that could improve operational efficiencies and provide regular reports to the IT Development Manager on issues.
This position calls for an organised; responsible and analytical individual with a proven knowledge of Java, Oracle PL/SQL, PostgreSQL querying and Crystal Reports. Applicants must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems or equivalent.
Reporting to IT Development Manager
A minimum of two years’ experience ideally in a financial organisation is necessary.