Technical Lead Service Provider

Eagle is currently seeking a Technical Lead Service Provider. This is a twelve (12) month, contract position scheduled to start in July.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Overall accountability for technical success of a project (SAS & Actuarial Model);
  • Accountability to ensure Logical and Physical Designs are created (Data);
  • Leading technical teams to develop solutions including leveraging external SMEs as required (Actuarial Model);
  • Optimization of IT investment by implementing solutions enabling business strategy execution;
  • Reviewing/supporting the development of requirements and business processes;
  • Assisting in project planning, quality assurance planning and support planning;
  • Documenting and raising deviations from architecture direction;
  • Advisory for non-functional testing, stress testing, load testing to ensure stability;
  • Supporting functional quality control mechanisms (code reviews, automated testing, user testing, etc.);
  • Developing and implementing appropriate security controls following applicable company standards;
  • Leading technical investigations to ensure quality of solutions and to optimize platforms;
  • Deployment of solutions to non-production and production;
  • Leading the transition of solutions to operations / support (up to date documentation, knowledge base, exceptions and logs in place to assist with solution failures) including participating in the certification of the solution by architecture;
  • Reviewing and analyzing existing solutions and recommending strategies for optimization;
  • Providing expertise throughout the entire solution lifecycle;
  • Interacting with the Data Platform Technical lead to align and follow lead;
  • Developing, communicating, monitoring technical trends & technology standards through CoP’s, CoEs and other relevant governance bodies; and,
  • Leading strategic planning to achieve goals within timelines by identifying and prioritizing development initiatives.

Skills and Qualifications

The qualified candidate must have:

  • Experience with Application Data Integration and data management and processing;
  • Knowledge of tools: SAS EG/Viya, SAS Visual Analytics;
  • Solid SaaS implementation experience (preferably with SAS products);
  • System design, Application setup and configuration experience;
  • Experience with Application iterative/Incremental design and implementation;
  • Reliability level security clearance;
  • Release and deployment management knowledge;
  • Cloud Infrastructure knowledge;
  • Workflow and Business process analysis experience;
  • Data Requirements/Mapping/Modeling – SQL Server and SQL experience;
  • DevOps mindset and Programming experience;
  • Ability to balance product features and needs with Minimum Viable Product approach;
  • Time management skills/communication skills;
  • Sound interpersonal and team working skills;
  • Sound ability to take on multiple assignments;
  • Ability to adhere to company and project standards and guidelines;
  • Proficiency with Microsoft .NET/ Java technologies (an asset);
  • Familiarity with Oracle PeopleSoft solutions (an asset);
  • Sound knowledge of estimation technique (an asset);
  • Good knowledge of design patterns (an asset);
  • Sound industry trends awareness (an asset);
  • Good knowledge of C#.net, web services (C#.net, VB.net, VB 6.0, C++, Java, JavaScript, HTML, XML, OOA and OOD Concepts) (an asset);
  • Sound Knowledge of unit testing methodologies and frameworks (an asset);
  • Good ability to anticipate issues and formulate remedial actions (an asset); and,
  • Ability to be flexible in working under changing and different work settings (an asset).

Don’t miss out on this opportunity, apply online today!

Eagle is an equal opportunity employer and will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with Eagle and that employment with Eagle will only commence when placed on an assignment as a temporary employee of Eagle.

  • Posted On: June 25, 2020
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Job ID: 66927
  • Location: Ottawa/Gatineau ON