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        • Toronto, Ontario
        • Permanent
        Commercial General Liability UnderwriterOur client is one of Canada's leading MGA's! Work for an organization that is progressive, celebrates their employee's input, and encourages personal development and cross department collaboration! This is an amazing opportunity for someone who is looking to take that next step in their career - get on board with one of the most reputable, market leaders and really set yourself up for a prosperous future!Advantages•Base Salary - $60,000 - $75,000 depending on experience•3 weeks’ vacation (plus 6 sick days, 4 floater days)•Benefits package available beyond three months with additional healthcare and wellbeing benefits, plus annual 5% of salary unconditionally contributed by employer to RRSP•Currently work from home with a hybrid model forecast for post-pandemicResponsibilitiesDuties include:•Act as an Underwriter in managing the workflow of a developing Commercial General Liability practice, with limited responsibility for other lines of business as well, where there are compatible needs. •Adhere to our underwriting contracts, demonstrating good judgement in building a profitable book of CGL business.•Adhere to internal standards of quality, demonstrating coherent logic and decision-making in risk selection and pricing throughout the conduct of underwriting new and renewal business. •Manage the renewal process of a CGL book of business, communicating with brokers to facilitate a smooth renewal process. •Work interactively as a team member, balancing scarce resources with our customer service targets. •Manage invoicing and billing processes on your own work as required, with contribution to the team effort.•Manage endorsements, certificates, inspections and other work items tangential to the placement of the core policy (with some support). •Supports business strategies to effectively achieve profit and growth objectives through sound underwriting and responsible marketing.•Support strategic business plans designed to increase the presence of the business group in the market; retain the appropriate mix of business; and achieve overall growth and profit objectives.•Make recommendations to product line and business unit management on process improvement, product development and marketing objectives and participate in their fulfillment •Develops and maintains broker relationships to reach positive outcomes.•Act as a resource for more junior underwriters and for non-CGL Underwriters exposed to CGL underwriting. •Communicate openly with other offices and divisions to ensure consistent customer response and efficient use of resources. Qualifications•Approx. 5+ years of experience in Underwriting•Commercial General Liability experience is favorable, but open to other lines of Insurance•CIP and CRM designations are desirable•Looking for someone who can show initiative, think outside the square and be able to balance/prioritize different tasksSummaryIf this sounds like the role for you, please apply today - you don't want to miss out on this fantastic opportunity!Alternatively, you can email your resume directly to:dassler.coutinho@randstad.cacam.whalen@randstad.caPlease note - we receive a large number of applications, and for this reason only those candidates shortlisted will be contacted to establish next steps.
        Commercial General Liability UnderwriterOur client is one of Canada's leading MGA's! Work for an organization that is progressive, celebrates their employee's input, and encourages personal development and cross department collaboration! This is an amazing opportunity for someone who is looking to take that next step in their career - get on board with one of the most reputable, market leaders and really set yourself up for a prosperous future!Advantages•Base Salary - $60,000 - $75,000 depending on experience•3 weeks’ vacation (plus 6 sick days, 4 floater days)•Benefits package available beyond three months with additional healthcare and wellbeing benefits, plus annual 5% of salary unconditionally contributed by employer to RRSP•Currently work from home with a hybrid model forecast for post-pandemicResponsibilitiesDuties include:•Act as an Underwriter in managing the workflow of a developing Commercial General Liability practice, with limited responsibility for other lines of business as well, where there are compatible needs. •Adhere to our underwriting contracts, demonstrating good judgement in building a profitable book of CGL business.•Adhere to internal standards of quality, demonstrating coherent logic and decision-making in risk selection and pricing throughout the conduct of underwriting new and renewal business. •Manage the renewal process of a CGL book of business, communicating with brokers to facilitate a smooth renewal process. •Work interactively as a team member, balancing scarce resources with our customer service targets. •Manage invoicing and billing processes on your own work as required, with contribution to the team effort.•Manage endorsements, certificates, inspections and other work items tangential to the placement of the core policy (with some support). •Supports business strategies to effectively achieve profit and growth objectives through sound underwriting and responsible marketing.•Support strategic business plans designed to increase the presence of the business group in the market; retain the appropriate mix of business; and achieve overall growth and profit objectives.•Make recommendations to product line and business unit management on process improvement, product development and marketing objectives and participate in their fulfillment •Develops and maintains broker relationships to reach positive outcomes.•Act as a resource for more junior underwriters and for non-CGL Underwriters exposed to CGL underwriting. •Communicate openly with other offices and divisions to ensure consistent customer response and efficient use of resources. Qualifications•Approx. 5+ years of experience in Underwriting•Commercial General Liability experience is favorable, but open to other lines of Insurance•CIP and CRM designations are desirable•Looking for someone who can show initiative, think outside the square and be able to balance/prioritize different tasksSummaryIf this sounds like the role for you, please apply today - you don't want to miss out on this fantastic opportunity!Alternatively, you can email your resume directly to:dassler.coutinho@randstad.cacam.whalen@randstad.caPlease note - we receive a large number of applications, and for this reason only those candidates shortlisted will be contacted to establish next steps.
        • Markham, Ontario
        • Contract
        Our client in the insurance industry is seeking an Underwriter to work a 5-month (with possibilities of extension) assignment remotely. The successful candidate will work 37.5 hours per week at a rate of $27.57 per hourAdvantages• Work for a well-known insurance company• Earn $27.57 per hour• Markham• 9am - 5pm Eastern Time• Work full time hours on a 5 month contract, which has the possibility of extensionResponsibilities• You are responsible for delivering superior quality commitments and fostering a "One Stop Shop" environment for our broker partners.• You will continuously update soft-skills through identified e-learn courses and product/industry knowledge through CIP/FCIP or other related industry accreditations.• You will service our broker partners' needs in a timely and informed manner. Broker connection should constantly be challenging status quo to ultimately provide premier underwriting service.• You will have an opportunity to strongly influence the results of the Broker Survey. Dedicated steps taken throughout the year will contribute to a successful outcome of this survey.• You are committed to exhibiting a high degree of integrity when representing Broker and while dealing team members and the leadership team.• There will be a focus on service for our existing book of business and support to maintain our service level agreementsQualifications• Strong negotiations skills• 3-5 years insurance experience (ideally in Personal insurance) – in underwriting specifically would be ideal, but experience as a broker could also be transferable• Prior knowledge in underwriting cottages, recreational trailers and manufactured homes is an asset but not required (Lifestyle products ideally, but home & auto can be preferable here)• Demonstrate leadership capabilities• Drive the Business – think strategically, champion the brand, make effective decisions• Know the Customer – build trust and strengthen operations relationship• Win with People – communicate with impact, lead and develop skills and knowledge of all those you come in contact with every single day• Execute with Excellence – cultivate collaboration between teams and between underwriting and other business units• Will to Win – set a clear vision, welcome and support challenge and change, influence others, defy uncertainty and eliminate ambiguity• Excellent oral and written communication skills coupled with confident decision-making and analytical skills• Organized and strong time management skills• Ability to work a variety of shifts from 8am-8pm• Can be located anywhere in Canada so long as they are available to support the hours listed above in the Eastern timezone.• This role is not part of the call center queue, but taking on the back-end type responsibilities but may be reaching out to brokers to confirm client information/detailsSummaryIf you have Underwriter experience in a fast-paced work environment or in an Insurance Industry., apply now!
        Our client in the insurance industry is seeking an Underwriter to work a 5-month (with possibilities of extension) assignment remotely. The successful candidate will work 37.5 hours per week at a rate of $27.57 per hourAdvantages• Work for a well-known insurance company• Earn $27.57 per hour• Markham• 9am - 5pm Eastern Time• Work full time hours on a 5 month contract, which has the possibility of extensionResponsibilities• You are responsible for delivering superior quality commitments and fostering a "One Stop Shop" environment for our broker partners.• You will continuously update soft-skills through identified e-learn courses and product/industry knowledge through CIP/FCIP or other related industry accreditations.• You will service our broker partners' needs in a timely and informed manner. Broker connection should constantly be challenging status quo to ultimately provide premier underwriting service.• You will have an opportunity to strongly influence the results of the Broker Survey. Dedicated steps taken throughout the year will contribute to a successful outcome of this survey.• You are committed to exhibiting a high degree of integrity when representing Broker and while dealing team members and the leadership team.• There will be a focus on service for our existing book of business and support to maintain our service level agreementsQualifications• Strong negotiations skills• 3-5 years insurance experience (ideally in Personal insurance) – in underwriting specifically would be ideal, but experience as a broker could also be transferable• Prior knowledge in underwriting cottages, recreational trailers and manufactured homes is an asset but not required (Lifestyle products ideally, but home & auto can be preferable here)• Demonstrate leadership capabilities• Drive the Business – think strategically, champion the brand, make effective decisions• Know the Customer – build trust and strengthen operations relationship• Win with People – communicate with impact, lead and develop skills and knowledge of all those you come in contact with every single day• Execute with Excellence – cultivate collaboration between teams and between underwriting and other business units• Will to Win – set a clear vision, welcome and support challenge and change, influence others, defy uncertainty and eliminate ambiguity• Excellent oral and written communication skills coupled with confident decision-making and analytical skills• Organized and strong time management skills• Ability to work a variety of shifts from 8am-8pm• Can be located anywhere in Canada so long as they are available to support the hours listed above in the Eastern timezone.• This role is not part of the call center queue, but taking on the back-end type responsibilities but may be reaching out to brokers to confirm client information/detailsSummaryIf you have Underwriter experience in a fast-paced work environment or in an Insurance Industry., apply now!
        • Vancouver, British Columbia
        • Permanent
        Our client is looking to add a strong Property and Casualty Underwriter to their growing team. The role will be based out of their Vancouver office with remote work also included.Working closely with internal teams, you will be accountable for assessing, evaluating and making decisions about risks for both new and existing customers. Reporting to the Branch Manager, this position is responsible for supporting the development and maintenance of a profitable portfolio of desirable business through marketing, analysis, sales, service and underwriting. Our exceptional and motivated employees are our greatest strength. Our employees provide the highest level of customer service and help maintain our position as a leader in the marketplace and we seek like-minded individuals to join our team.If you are interested in the role and feel you would be a good fit please review the job spec below and follow the instructions to apply. Thanks!Advantages- Work-life balance with flexible work hours;- Support of continuing education training and programs;- Comprehensive Health Benefits;Responsibilities- Produce and underwrite new and renewal business by assessing the risk, pricing, choosing the appropriate market/company, preparing a final quote and sending it to the broker; to consistently achieve budgeted financial results (premium, loss ratio, retention, commissions, pricing, new business, premium collection, and expense management) through execution of market segment strategies.- Interact and collaborate with a team of market segment colleagues and other critical internal/external business associates.- Underwriter is responsible for assessing, loss analyzing, negotiating, rating, and issuing new business, renewals and endorsements for an assigned portfolio based on the company’s underwriting pricing and guidelines.- Produce policy changes and endorsement by underwriting, pricing and issuing policies;- Establish and maintain professional working relationships with markets/companies and brokers through telephone conversations and one-to-one meetings (as may be required);- Overall administration of assigned accounts from submission to expiration;- Corresponding directly with brokers and other external contacts;- Collaborating and corresponding verbally and in writing with internal support teams;- Performing quality control of rating, coding, and issuance output to ensure accuracy of work (e.g. exposure bases, limits, coverage extensions, modifications, data entry, etc.);- Mentor / train junior underwriter(s) and technical assistant(s);- Continuously manage a book of business (maintain quality of business required by market segment strategy).- Accountable for accurate underwriting documentation/ information in account management systems and adherence to documentation standards.- Customer interaction focuses on meeting customer expectations for response time and knowledge of products and business.- Demonstrate operational excellence by complying with Best Practices, and managing desk to meet customer expectations.- Work strategically and tactically with brokers to ensure an appropriate level of understanding of company goals and objectives.- Conduct self in a professional manner both internally and externally- Identify, analyze and develop sources of new business; assists in developing marketing strategies for new or improved products.- Partner with peers in other product lines to leverage multi-line opportunities.- Establish and maintain superior business and service-oriented partnerships with broker partners through; regular and frequent attendance communication and service standards.- Maintain market intelligence, business insurance trends and industry knowledge.Qualifications- 3+ years of commercial property, casualty and/or liability underwriting experience- Bachelor’s degree preferred and/or; CIP or FCIP designation or equivalent- Expertise and depth in policy wordings, forms and applicable coverage- Relationship management skills proven through established broker relationships- Demonstrated track record of generating new business premium.SummaryTwo easy ways to apply:1. E-mail resume to Joanne: joanne.haberlin@randstad.ca2. Apply online: http://www.randstad.caRandstad Canada is committed to building a diverse workforce reflective of the diversity of Canada. As a result, we promote employment equity and encourage candidates, especially those who identify as a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group, and any others who may contribute to the diversification of our workforce, to apply.Randstad Canada is also committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise your Randstad Representative or your local Randstad branch in a timely fashion of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.For all feedback on equity and accommodation needs, please contact your local Randstad Canada Branch.Web Posting Preview (English)
        Our client is looking to add a strong Property and Casualty Underwriter to their growing team. The role will be based out of their Vancouver office with remote work also included.Working closely with internal teams, you will be accountable for assessing, evaluating and making decisions about risks for both new and existing customers. Reporting to the Branch Manager, this position is responsible for supporting the development and maintenance of a profitable portfolio of desirable business through marketing, analysis, sales, service and underwriting. Our exceptional and motivated employees are our greatest strength. Our employees provide the highest level of customer service and help maintain our position as a leader in the marketplace and we seek like-minded individuals to join our team.If you are interested in the role and feel you would be a good fit please review the job spec below and follow the instructions to apply. Thanks!Advantages- Work-life balance with flexible work hours;- Support of continuing education training and programs;- Comprehensive Health Benefits;Responsibilities- Produce and underwrite new and renewal business by assessing the risk, pricing, choosing the appropriate market/company, preparing a final quote and sending it to the broker; to consistently achieve budgeted financial results (premium, loss ratio, retention, commissions, pricing, new business, premium collection, and expense management) through execution of market segment strategies.- Interact and collaborate with a team of market segment colleagues and other critical internal/external business associates.- Underwriter is responsible for assessing, loss analyzing, negotiating, rating, and issuing new business, renewals and endorsements for an assigned portfolio based on the company’s underwriting pricing and guidelines.- Produce policy changes and endorsement by underwriting, pricing and issuing policies;- Establish and maintain professional working relationships with markets/companies and brokers through telephone conversations and one-to-one meetings (as may be required);- Overall administration of assigned accounts from submission to expiration;- Corresponding directly with brokers and other external contacts;- Collaborating and corresponding verbally and in writing with internal support teams;- Performing quality control of rating, coding, and issuance output to ensure accuracy of work (e.g. exposure bases, limits, coverage extensions, modifications, data entry, etc.);- Mentor / train junior underwriter(s) and technical assistant(s);- Continuously manage a book of business (maintain quality of business required by market segment strategy).- Accountable for accurate underwriting documentation/ information in account management systems and adherence to documentation standards.- Customer interaction focuses on meeting customer expectations for response time and knowledge of products and business.- Demonstrate operational excellence by complying with Best Practices, and managing desk to meet customer expectations.- Work strategically and tactically with brokers to ensure an appropriate level of understanding of company goals and objectives.- Conduct self in a professional manner both internally and externally- Identify, analyze and develop sources of new business; assists in developing marketing strategies for new or improved products.- Partner with peers in other product lines to leverage multi-line opportunities.- Establish and maintain superior business and service-oriented partnerships with broker partners through; regular and frequent attendance communication and service standards.- Maintain market intelligence, business insurance trends and industry knowledge.Qualifications- 3+ years of commercial property, casualty and/or liability underwriting experience- Bachelor’s degree preferred and/or; CIP or FCIP designation or equivalent- Expertise and depth in policy wordings, forms and applicable coverage- Relationship management skills proven through established broker relationships- Demonstrated track record of generating new business premium.SummaryTwo easy ways to apply:1. E-mail resume to Joanne: joanne.haberlin@randstad.ca2. Apply online: http://www.randstad.caRandstad Canada is committed to building a diverse workforce reflective of the diversity of Canada. As a result, we promote employment equity and encourage candidates, especially those who identify as a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group, and any others who may contribute to the diversification of our workforce, to apply.Randstad Canada is also committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise your Randstad Representative or your local Randstad branch in a timely fashion of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.For all feedback on equity and accommodation needs, please contact your local Randstad Canada Branch.Web Posting Preview (English)
        • Markham, Ontario
        • Contract
        Are you a junior administrative or operations professional who is comfortable in a fast paced setting? Have you previously been responsible for handling documentation and data entry activities? Are you looking for an opportunity to further develop your skills within a corporate environment? If so, we have an amazing opportunity for you! We are currently looking for an Underwriting Assistant to support our client, a leading Insurance Firm, in their Markham office (working remotely until further notice). In this role you will work full time hours on a 3 month assignment, and earn a rate of $16.34 per hour. Advantages• Gain experience working for a globally recognized Insurance firm• Work full time hours on a 4 month assignment• Earn a rate of $16.34 per hour• Markham ON LocationResponsibilitiesIn this role you will be helping with our incoming and outgoing physical mail, and your responsibilities will include (but not limited) to the below:• Proofread and print letters, fold them and stuff envelopes• When dealing with registered letters, attach tracking numbers and keep track of relevant data in an Excel spreadsheet• Enter notes and keep a track record of work on our internal systems• Check and sort incoming mail, action these or forward to the relevant team• File required documents for archiving to Iron Mountain• Advise our mailroom team for certain discrepancies• Assist with document requests, read policy notes and other sources to identify the location of these documents• Support other colleagues with printing and folding letters, preparing envelopes• Other administrative office workQualifications• 1+ years of previous administrative or office experience• Post-secondary insurance education is preferred but not required.• Strong PC and technical skills, ability to learn new systems quickly - mainly using Outlook, and Guidewire• Strong written/verbal interpersonal skills• Thirst to learn and take on new challenges• Customer centric approach• Results focused• Strong time management capabilities including ability to work independently• Ability to challenge processes, and to ask questions when it is neededSummaryAre you a junior administrative or operations professional who is comfortable in a fast paced setting? Have you previously been responsible for handling documentation and data entry activities? Are you looking for an opportunity to further develop your skills within a corporate environment? If so, we have an amazing opportunity for you! We are currently looking for an Underwriting Assistant to support our client, a leading Insurance Firm, in their Markham office (working remotely until further notice). In this role you will work full time hours on a 3 month assignment, and earn a rate of $16.50 per hour.
        Are you a junior administrative or operations professional who is comfortable in a fast paced setting? Have you previously been responsible for handling documentation and data entry activities? Are you looking for an opportunity to further develop your skills within a corporate environment? If so, we have an amazing opportunity for you! We are currently looking for an Underwriting Assistant to support our client, a leading Insurance Firm, in their Markham office (working remotely until further notice). In this role you will work full time hours on a 3 month assignment, and earn a rate of $16.34 per hour. Advantages• Gain experience working for a globally recognized Insurance firm• Work full time hours on a 4 month assignment• Earn a rate of $16.34 per hour• Markham ON LocationResponsibilitiesIn this role you will be helping with our incoming and outgoing physical mail, and your responsibilities will include (but not limited) to the below:• Proofread and print letters, fold them and stuff envelopes• When dealing with registered letters, attach tracking numbers and keep track of relevant data in an Excel spreadsheet• Enter notes and keep a track record of work on our internal systems• Check and sort incoming mail, action these or forward to the relevant team• File required documents for archiving to Iron Mountain• Advise our mailroom team for certain discrepancies• Assist with document requests, read policy notes and other sources to identify the location of these documents• Support other colleagues with printing and folding letters, preparing envelopes• Other administrative office workQualifications• 1+ years of previous administrative or office experience• Post-secondary insurance education is preferred but not required.• Strong PC and technical skills, ability to learn new systems quickly - mainly using Outlook, and Guidewire• Strong written/verbal interpersonal skills• Thirst to learn and take on new challenges• Customer centric approach• Results focused• Strong time management capabilities including ability to work independently• Ability to challenge processes, and to ask questions when it is neededSummaryAre you a junior administrative or operations professional who is comfortable in a fast paced setting? Have you previously been responsible for handling documentation and data entry activities? Are you looking for an opportunity to further develop your skills within a corporate environment? If so, we have an amazing opportunity for you! We are currently looking for an Underwriting Assistant to support our client, a leading Insurance Firm, in their Markham office (working remotely until further notice). In this role you will work full time hours on a 3 month assignment, and earn a rate of $16.50 per hour.
        • Mississauga, Ontario
        • Contract
        Calling all Mortgage Professionals!Are you a Mortgage or Loan processing/Underwriting professional? Do you have prior experience working in the Lending/Mortgage or Credit space? Do you want to work with one of the fastest-growing Financial Services companies in Mississauga, as well as one of the top Canadian Banks? If your answer is yes then we are looking for you!We are looking to connect with Jr, Intermediate, and Senior Mortgage Underwriters for a rapidly growing financial services company with multiple verticals across automotive, consumer, and merchant lending portfolios.AdvantagesWhat’s in it for you as a Mortgage Underwriter?• Competitive pay rate between $23-30/hour depending on your level of experience• Work from home opportunity! (Once you are fully trained to take on the role remotely)• Chance to be a part of a great team and gain experience working with one of the main Canadian Banks• Great work-life balance! Monday to Friday – 9-5 pm scheduleResponsibilitiesAccountable for reviewing, processing, and approving residential mortgage/real estate secured and unsecured applications. This includes:• Gathering, reviewing, and assessing information and complete documentation to support each credit application within risk parameters and Insurers guidelines as applicable.• Negotiating, approving, declining, and making recommendations for applications using established processes and guidelines within an authorized lending limit.• Exceptional handling of correspondence and telephone inquiries from internal business partners and external business partners such as insurers, appraisers, and solicitors.• Reviewing, preparing, and making recommendations to manager or senior underwriter where residential mortgage application is above authority limit.• Managing high work volumes to meet short timelines with a high level of quality and due diligence.• Reviewing a variety of lending products daily.• Balancing attention and prioritization between new files and follow up on outstanding files.• Due to the pandemic, this position currently works from home with some time our Mississauga office for training purposes.• To be considered for employment you will need to successfully pass a criminal background check and a validation of your work experience.QualificationsYou are an ideal fit if you have:• 2+ years of loan underwriting, fulfillment or similar experience with a strong background in credit/application review and/or analysis. Real estate & mortgage experience is preferred.• High level of proficiency working with and learning new systems• Excellent communication skills and customer service oriented demeanor• Critical thinking skills help to inform your analysis and decision-making.• Proven organizational skills with attention to detail and an ability to pick out inconsistencies.• Pride in achieving a high degree of accuracy within a fast-paced environment.• Agile and analytical problem-solving capacity.• Upbeat and results-oriented team contributions.• Motivation to accomplish your goals and delivering your best to make an impact.SummaryIf you feel you're a great fit for this role, please apply immediately. Please send your resume directly to asher.akhtar@randstad.ca
        Calling all Mortgage Professionals!Are you a Mortgage or Loan processing/Underwriting professional? Do you have prior experience working in the Lending/Mortgage or Credit space? Do you want to work with one of the fastest-growing Financial Services companies in Mississauga, as well as one of the top Canadian Banks? If your answer is yes then we are looking for you!We are looking to connect with Jr, Intermediate, and Senior Mortgage Underwriters for a rapidly growing financial services company with multiple verticals across automotive, consumer, and merchant lending portfolios.AdvantagesWhat’s in it for you as a Mortgage Underwriter?• Competitive pay rate between $23-30/hour depending on your level of experience• Work from home opportunity! (Once you are fully trained to take on the role remotely)• Chance to be a part of a great team and gain experience working with one of the main Canadian Banks• Great work-life balance! Monday to Friday – 9-5 pm scheduleResponsibilitiesAccountable for reviewing, processing, and approving residential mortgage/real estate secured and unsecured applications. This includes:• Gathering, reviewing, and assessing information and complete documentation to support each credit application within risk parameters and Insurers guidelines as applicable.• Negotiating, approving, declining, and making recommendations for applications using established processes and guidelines within an authorized lending limit.• Exceptional handling of correspondence and telephone inquiries from internal business partners and external business partners such as insurers, appraisers, and solicitors.• Reviewing, preparing, and making recommendations to manager or senior underwriter where residential mortgage application is above authority limit.• Managing high work volumes to meet short timelines with a high level of quality and due diligence.• Reviewing a variety of lending products daily.• Balancing attention and prioritization between new files and follow up on outstanding files.• Due to the pandemic, this position currently works from home with some time our Mississauga office for training purposes.• To be considered for employment you will need to successfully pass a criminal background check and a validation of your work experience.QualificationsYou are an ideal fit if you have:• 2+ years of loan underwriting, fulfillment or similar experience with a strong background in credit/application review and/or analysis. Real estate & mortgage experience is preferred.• High level of proficiency working with and learning new systems• Excellent communication skills and customer service oriented demeanor• Critical thinking skills help to inform your analysis and decision-making.• Proven organizational skills with attention to detail and an ability to pick out inconsistencies.• Pride in achieving a high degree of accuracy within a fast-paced environment.• Agile and analytical problem-solving capacity.• Upbeat and results-oriented team contributions.• Motivation to accomplish your goals and delivering your best to make an impact.SummaryIf you feel you're a great fit for this role, please apply immediately. Please send your resume directly to asher.akhtar@randstad.ca
        • Oakville, Ontario
        • Contract
        The Senior Application Developer is responsible for contributing to the design of architectural strategies aligned with enterprise and business goals, as well as the technical implementation of these strategies ranging from system design to software development. Strong experience with business architecture practices is preferred.ResponsibilitiesCreate system level artifacts detailing both how legacy systems operate, as well as how to implement the target state for the software ecosystem as defined by the architectural roadmapDrive high quality software architectural standards to support functionality, usability, reliability, availability and securityWork within an agile development process, collaboratively across the IT and business functions to iteratively implement strategic deliverablesDrive continuous improvement by monitoring and evaluating architecture and design principles and initiatives across the IT and business teams, identifying the need for process enhancementsLiaise with key business partners to ensure that solutions both meet business needs, while being aligned with architectural roadmapsLead assessment of external technology solutions and services ensuring consistency with business direction and architectural sustainabilityLead software development projects, creating work breakdown structure, and delegating to other developersSkills and QualificationsBachelor of Science degree in computer science or related disciplineDesign-centered thinking with a focus on problem definitionThrives in an agile, fast-paced, and delivery-focused environmentQuickly consume and understand both business workflow and technical implementation of business systemsExceptional written, verbal communication and presentation skillsSoftware development experience across multiple disciplines (front end, service, database)Ability to reverse engineer and understand legacy systems that may lack subject matter experts and proper documentationExperience with insurance systems and integrations (underwriting, claims, actuarial, finance) would be an assetAdvantages100% remote work. 40 hour work week. Great team, great environment. Client loves a candidate that can really understand the business challenge and work with the team to create the best solution.ResponsibilitiesResponsibilitiesCreate system level artifacts detailing both how legacy systems operate, as well as how to implement the target state for the software ecosystem as defined by the architectural roadmapDrive high quality software architectural standards to support functionality, usability, reliability, availability and securityWork within an agile development process, collaboratively across the IT and business functions to iteratively implement strategic deliverablesDrive continuous improvement by monitoring and evaluating architecture and design principles and initiatives across the IT and business teams, identifying the need for process enhancementsLiaise with key business partners to ensure that solutions both meet business needs, while being aligned with architectural roadmapsLead assessment of external technology solutions and services ensuring consistency with business direction and architectural sustainabilityLead software development projects, creating work breakdown structure, and delegating to other developersSkills and QualificationsBachelor of Science degree in computer science or related disciplineDesign-centered thinking with a focus on problem definitionThrives in an agile, fast-paced, and delivery-focused environmentQuickly consume and understand both business workflow and technical implementation of business systemsExceptional written, verbal communication and presentation skillsSoftware development experience across multiple disciplines (front end, service, database)Ability to reverse engineer and understand legacy systems that may lack subject matter experts and proper documentationExperience with insurance systems and integrations (underwriting, claims, actuarial, finance) would be an assetQualificationsSkills and QualificationsBachelor of Science degree in computer science or related disciplineDesign-centered thinking with a focus on problem definitionThrives in an agile, fast-paced, and delivery-focused environmentQuickly consume and understand both business workflow and technical implementation of business systemsExceptional written, verbal communication and presentation skillsSummaryThe Senior Application Developer is responsible for contributing to the design of architectural strategies aligned with enterprise and business goals, as well as the technical implementation of these strategies ranging from system design to software development. Strong experience with business architecture practices is preferred.
        The Senior Application Developer is responsible for contributing to the design of architectural strategies aligned with enterprise and business goals, as well as the technical implementation of these strategies ranging from system design to software development. Strong experience with business architecture practices is preferred.ResponsibilitiesCreate system level artifacts detailing both how legacy systems operate, as well as how to implement the target state for the software ecosystem as defined by the architectural roadmapDrive high quality software architectural standards to support functionality, usability, reliability, availability and securityWork within an agile development process, collaboratively across the IT and business functions to iteratively implement strategic deliverablesDrive continuous improvement by monitoring and evaluating architecture and design principles and initiatives across the IT and business teams, identifying the need for process enhancementsLiaise with key business partners to ensure that solutions both meet business needs, while being aligned with architectural roadmapsLead assessment of external technology solutions and services ensuring consistency with business direction and architectural sustainabilityLead software development projects, creating work breakdown structure, and delegating to other developersSkills and QualificationsBachelor of Science degree in computer science or related disciplineDesign-centered thinking with a focus on problem definitionThrives in an agile, fast-paced, and delivery-focused environmentQuickly consume and understand both business workflow and technical implementation of business systemsExceptional written, verbal communication and presentation skillsSoftware development experience across multiple disciplines (front end, service, database)Ability to reverse engineer and understand legacy systems that may lack subject matter experts and proper documentationExperience with insurance systems and integrations (underwriting, claims, actuarial, finance) would be an assetAdvantages100% remote work. 40 hour work week. Great team, great environment. Client loves a candidate that can really understand the business challenge and work with the team to create the best solution.ResponsibilitiesResponsibilitiesCreate system level artifacts detailing both how legacy systems operate, as well as how to implement the target state for the software ecosystem as defined by the architectural roadmapDrive high quality software architectural standards to support functionality, usability, reliability, availability and securityWork within an agile development process, collaboratively across the IT and business functions to iteratively implement strategic deliverablesDrive continuous improvement by monitoring and evaluating architecture and design principles and initiatives across the IT and business teams, identifying the need for process enhancementsLiaise with key business partners to ensure that solutions both meet business needs, while being aligned with architectural roadmapsLead assessment of external technology solutions and services ensuring consistency with business direction and architectural sustainabilityLead software development projects, creating work breakdown structure, and delegating to other developersSkills and QualificationsBachelor of Science degree in computer science or related disciplineDesign-centered thinking with a focus on problem definitionThrives in an agile, fast-paced, and delivery-focused environmentQuickly consume and understand both business workflow and technical implementation of business systemsExceptional written, verbal communication and presentation skillsSoftware development experience across multiple disciplines (front end, service, database)Ability to reverse engineer and understand legacy systems that may lack subject matter experts and proper documentationExperience with insurance systems and integrations (underwriting, claims, actuarial, finance) would be an assetQualificationsSkills and QualificationsBachelor of Science degree in computer science or related disciplineDesign-centered thinking with a focus on problem definitionThrives in an agile, fast-paced, and delivery-focused environmentQuickly consume and understand both business workflow and technical implementation of business systemsExceptional written, verbal communication and presentation skillsSummaryThe Senior Application Developer is responsible for contributing to the design of architectural strategies aligned with enterprise and business goals, as well as the technical implementation of these strategies ranging from system design to software development. Strong experience with business architecture practices is preferred.
        • Toronto, Ontario
        • Permanent
        Our client is a leader in financial services and is looking to add to their team .Are you a professional with experience working with Group Benefits Insurance Contracts, who enjoys contract review/writing and is highly attentive to details? This could be the opportunity for you!If you are eager, have the required experience, and thrive in fast pace environments, then this is the role for youAdvantages•Full Time Permanent Role •Top Employer in Canada•$50000- $60000 depending on experience + Benefits + Vacation•Flexible work timings•Working for home Responsibilities•Analyze customer/client requirements (new business, endorsements, update / create booklets and contracts)•Analyze and interpret the documents from the previous insurer (contract, booklets)•Compare the proposal, specifications, prior carrier documents and any other documents supplied with our standard contract and the Underwriting deviation grid.•Responsible to prepare contracts with member specific information for Legal/Disability clients when requested.•Create/Issue a group insurance application for all new sales.•Responsible for review and validation of all documents (contract, booklet and endorsements) produced to ensure accurate contract information is provided to the client •responsible for the drafting, production, customization and printing of all contracts, booklets and endorsements that are distributed to group clients•Working closely with internal partners (Implementation Specialists, Contract analysts, Sales and Service)•Communicating with various department to obtain required documentsQualifications•3– 4 years Group Insurance experience specifically in the area of group contracts.•Bachelor (administration, translation, literature or text revision) or equivalent would be an asset.•Strong knowledge of Group Insurance, contracts, contract and booklet creation.•Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word•High attention to detail•Excellent communication in English (written and spoken), French would be an asset.•Strong knowledge of Group systems, PC and Web applications, Group Insurance products and procedures•Excellent organization, planning and multitasking skills, able to manage several projects simultaneously and work under pressure.•Provide a prompt and courteous service with high focus on quality to all internal departments and external clients.SummaryIf interested please apply online and email your resume to dassler.coutinho@randstad.ca
        Our client is a leader in financial services and is looking to add to their team .Are you a professional with experience working with Group Benefits Insurance Contracts, who enjoys contract review/writing and is highly attentive to details? This could be the opportunity for you!If you are eager, have the required experience, and thrive in fast pace environments, then this is the role for youAdvantages•Full Time Permanent Role •Top Employer in Canada•$50000- $60000 depending on experience + Benefits + Vacation•Flexible work timings•Working for home Responsibilities•Analyze customer/client requirements (new business, endorsements, update / create booklets and contracts)•Analyze and interpret the documents from the previous insurer (contract, booklets)•Compare the proposal, specifications, prior carrier documents and any other documents supplied with our standard contract and the Underwriting deviation grid.•Responsible to prepare contracts with member specific information for Legal/Disability clients when requested.•Create/Issue a group insurance application for all new sales.•Responsible for review and validation of all documents (contract, booklet and endorsements) produced to ensure accurate contract information is provided to the client •responsible for the drafting, production, customization and printing of all contracts, booklets and endorsements that are distributed to group clients•Working closely with internal partners (Implementation Specialists, Contract analysts, Sales and Service)•Communicating with various department to obtain required documentsQualifications•3– 4 years Group Insurance experience specifically in the area of group contracts.•Bachelor (administration, translation, literature or text revision) or equivalent would be an asset.•Strong knowledge of Group Insurance, contracts, contract and booklet creation.•Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word•High attention to detail•Excellent communication in English (written and spoken), French would be an asset.•Strong knowledge of Group systems, PC and Web applications, Group Insurance products and procedures•Excellent organization, planning and multitasking skills, able to manage several projects simultaneously and work under pressure.•Provide a prompt and courteous service with high focus on quality to all internal departments and external clients.SummaryIf interested please apply online and email your resume to dassler.coutinho@randstad.ca
        • Waterloo, Ontario
        • Contract
        Are you looking for new opportunities in the insurance industry? Do you have strong attention to detail and analytical skills? If so, you can join our client, one of Canada's largest insurance companies, as a Quote Specialist in their Waterloo location.This is a work-from-home role until the office re-opens.Advantages• Work for a large insurance company• 12-month contract with the strong potential for extension or permanent hire• Start Date: June 1st, 2021• Competitive pay: $23.50 /hour• Location: Waterloo Location• Work from home at this time• Hours: 8 hours between 7am – 6pm. Overtime will be required.• Monday - Friday• Professional work environment• Paid Training providedTemporary Workers placed through Randstad are eligible for preferred rates on health, dental, and life insurance. This Value-add program will provide temporary workers with a wide range of options to suit their needs.ResponsibilitiesAs the Quote Specialist, you will be responsible for responding to complex requests related to quotes from their Advisor community. With 25,000 quotes a year, you will be accurately processing requests (Requests to Quotes are quoted correctly) that range from 2 to 50 lives and processing proposal packages in a timely manner. Other duties include:•Approve certain business rules•Working closely with the New Business underwriting team•Educating the Advisor with regards to missing information, plan design, alternates, product suggestions, and pricing positioning•Accurately input and access for risk the plan design details, employee data, premium, etc within a timely manner•Adjusting final rates to allow the quotes to be competitive in the market place•Reviewing final proposalsQualifications•Bilingual in French and English•Previous Quotation experience•Strong customer service•Negotiation skills•Proficient in MS Office and PC skills•Excellent attention to detail•Solid mathematical and analytical skills•Excellent communication skillsSummaryIf you're interested in the New Business Quote Specialist in Waterloo, please apply online on www.randstad.ca to be considered. Qualified applicants will be contacted.
        Are you looking for new opportunities in the insurance industry? Do you have strong attention to detail and analytical skills? If so, you can join our client, one of Canada's largest insurance companies, as a Quote Specialist in their Waterloo location.This is a work-from-home role until the office re-opens.Advantages• Work for a large insurance company• 12-month contract with the strong potential for extension or permanent hire• Start Date: June 1st, 2021• Competitive pay: $23.50 /hour• Location: Waterloo Location• Work from home at this time• Hours: 8 hours between 7am – 6pm. Overtime will be required.• Monday - Friday• Professional work environment• Paid Training providedTemporary Workers placed through Randstad are eligible for preferred rates on health, dental, and life insurance. This Value-add program will provide temporary workers with a wide range of options to suit their needs.ResponsibilitiesAs the Quote Specialist, you will be responsible for responding to complex requests related to quotes from their Advisor community. With 25,000 quotes a year, you will be accurately processing requests (Requests to Quotes are quoted correctly) that range from 2 to 50 lives and processing proposal packages in a timely manner. Other duties include:•Approve certain business rules•Working closely with the New Business underwriting team•Educating the Advisor with regards to missing information, plan design, alternates, product suggestions, and pricing positioning•Accurately input and access for risk the plan design details, employee data, premium, etc within a timely manner•Adjusting final rates to allow the quotes to be competitive in the market place•Reviewing final proposalsQualifications•Bilingual in French and English•Previous Quotation experience•Strong customer service•Negotiation skills•Proficient in MS Office and PC skills•Excellent attention to detail•Solid mathematical and analytical skills•Excellent communication skillsSummaryIf you're interested in the New Business Quote Specialist in Waterloo, please apply online on www.randstad.ca to be considered. Qualified applicants will be contacted.
        • Markham, Ontario
        • Contract
        Are you a junior actuarial professional with knowledge of P&C insurance? Have you written and passed any of your CAS exams? Are you looking for an opportunity to develop your skills in a the actuarial field? If so, we have an excellent opportunity for you! We are currently looking for an Actuarial Analyst to support our client, a leading Insurance Firm, in their Markham office (working remotely until further notice). In this role you will work full time hours on a 6 month assignment, and earn a competitive rate within the industry. Advantages• Gain experience working for a globally recognized Insurance firm• Work full time hours on a 6 month assignment• Earn a rate competitive within the industry• Markham, ON location (work form home until further noticeResponsibilities• Analyze business impact of potential initiatives or pricing changes. Prepare presentations or exhibit to the relevant stakeholders, underwriters and senior management.• Monitor the performance of various regions, segments and on various business initiatives. Identify key trends and communicate to regions on their competitiveness, growth and profitability performance. Recommend actions in order to achieve profit and growth targets. Design monitoring reports necessary to evaluate progress.• Maintain and improve SAS data procedures. Identify data issues and create actions to remedy them.• Support technical development required to build and maintain rating tools for underwriters• Provide actuarial pricing and technical support to other actuarial teams and to stakeholders outside of actuarial including finance, underwriting and business development.• Ensure Technical Pricing Standard is applied throughout the pricing work• Act as a technical expert and work comfortably in a team environment, provide supports to peers in the team• Communicate analytical results to both technical and non-technical audiencesQualifications• 1-2 years of actuarial experience depending on the role (P&C would be a strong nice to have) - may consider someone with less experience but the exams must still obtained• Proficient in programming, with experiences in SAS, Access, and VBA – these are more important here – SQL (SAS) creating codes, working within the database and coding within• Passed at least 1-2 CAS exams• Strong mathematical and statistical background• Strong problem solving and analytical skills• Communicate ideas/decisions clearlySummaryAre you a junior actuarial professional with knowledge of P&C insurance? Have you written and passed any of your CAS exams? Are you looking for an opportunity to develop your skills in a the actuarial field? If so, we have an excellent opportunity for you! We are currently looking for an Actuarial Analyst to support our client, a leading Insurance Firm, in their Markham office (working remotely until further notice). In this role you will work full time hours on a 6 month assignment, and earn a competitive rate within the industry.
        Are you a junior actuarial professional with knowledge of P&C insurance? Have you written and passed any of your CAS exams? Are you looking for an opportunity to develop your skills in a the actuarial field? If so, we have an excellent opportunity for you! We are currently looking for an Actuarial Analyst to support our client, a leading Insurance Firm, in their Markham office (working remotely until further notice). In this role you will work full time hours on a 6 month assignment, and earn a competitive rate within the industry. Advantages• Gain experience working for a globally recognized Insurance firm• Work full time hours on a 6 month assignment• Earn a rate competitive within the industry• Markham, ON location (work form home until further noticeResponsibilities• Analyze business impact of potential initiatives or pricing changes. Prepare presentations or exhibit to the relevant stakeholders, underwriters and senior management.• Monitor the performance of various regions, segments and on various business initiatives. Identify key trends and communicate to regions on their competitiveness, growth and profitability performance. Recommend actions in order to achieve profit and growth targets. Design monitoring reports necessary to evaluate progress.• Maintain and improve SAS data procedures. Identify data issues and create actions to remedy them.• Support technical development required to build and maintain rating tools for underwriters• Provide actuarial pricing and technical support to other actuarial teams and to stakeholders outside of actuarial including finance, underwriting and business development.• Ensure Technical Pricing Standard is applied throughout the pricing work• Act as a technical expert and work comfortably in a team environment, provide supports to peers in the team• Communicate analytical results to both technical and non-technical audiencesQualifications• 1-2 years of actuarial experience depending on the role (P&C would be a strong nice to have) - may consider someone with less experience but the exams must still obtained• Proficient in programming, with experiences in SAS, Access, and VBA – these are more important here – SQL (SAS) creating codes, working within the database and coding within• Passed at least 1-2 CAS exams• Strong mathematical and statistical background• Strong problem solving and analytical skills• Communicate ideas/decisions clearlySummaryAre you a junior actuarial professional with knowledge of P&C insurance? Have you written and passed any of your CAS exams? Are you looking for an opportunity to develop your skills in a the actuarial field? If so, we have an excellent opportunity for you! We are currently looking for an Actuarial Analyst to support our client, a leading Insurance Firm, in their Markham office (working remotely until further notice). In this role you will work full time hours on a 6 month assignment, and earn a competitive rate within the industry.
        • Oakville, Ontario
        • Permanent
        What a great opportunity for a QA individual that has an interest in Quality Assurance but may also be exploring opportunities in the Software Development Life cycle!!Reporting to the Manager, IT QA, the IT QA Developer is responsible for analyzing requirements, developing test scenarios, test automation development and execution of test scenarios of business systems through manual and automation testing. Responsibilities•The position is responsible for designing, developing, and executing manual and automated testing of business systems.•Work within an agile development process.•Responsible for developing a solid understanding of business workflows and business system workflows.•Review change request documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback.•Develop test plans, test scenarios, test scripts, expected results and execute testing according to the Test Plan(s).•Review test deliverables, manage defects and document test results.•Ensure that testing activities meet business requirements and established SLAs.•Ensure deliverables meet business requirements and there are no adverse effects on the existing production business environments.•Develop and maintain the automation test framework.•Work closely with IT project managers, business analysts, developers, and business stakeholders to ensure quality assurance and testing best practices are adhered to. Participate in cross functional projects as required.Skills and Qualifications•Bachelor of Science degree in computer science, engineering, or related discipline.•2+ years’ experience and solid understanding of software testing, both manual and automated.•Thrives in an agile, fast-paced, and delivery-focused environment.•Willingness and ability to challenge the status-quo.•Results oriented with the ability to complete work/projects within agreed upon timelines..•Demonstrated ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously under tight deadlines.•Creative, independent, self-motivated and quick to learn new technologies.•Solid understanding of business processes, system functionality & integration.•Strong communication and interpersonal skills to enable effective communication across departments.•Strong analytical, strategic and problem-solving capabilities.•Understanding of performance, capacity and soak testing.•Comfortable in performing some high-level debugging.•Experience working writing SQL, knowledge of Selenium and Test Café. Advantages100% remote option to work from home, however, this client will return to the office post Covid but is allowing their employees to choose what where they wish to work - home or office. Candidate should still be located in GTA as the physical office is located in Oakville. Once in a while they would still like to get together for team events or town hall meetings!ResponsibilitiesResponsibilities•The position is responsible for designing, developing, and executing manual and automated testing of business systems.•Work within an agile development process.•Responsible for developing a solid understanding of business workflows and business system workflows.•Review change request documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback.•Develop test plans, test scenarios, test scripts, expected results and execute testing according to the Test Plan(s).•Review test deliverables, manage defects and document test results.•Ensure that testing activities meet business requirements and established SLAs.•Ensure deliverables meet business requirements and there are no adverse effects on the existing production business environments.•Develop and maintain the automation test framework.•Work closely with IT project managers, business analysts, developers, and business stakeholders to ensure quality assurance and testing best practices are adhered to. Participate in cross functional projects as required.QualificationsSkills and Qualifications•Bachelor of Science degree in computer science, engineering, or related discipline.•2+ years’ experience and solid understanding of software testing, both manual and automated.•Thrives in an agile, fast-paced, and delivery-focused environment.•Willingness and ability to challenge the status-quo.•Results oriented with the ability to complete work/projects within agreed upon timelines..•Demonstrated ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously under tight deadlines.•Creative, independent, self-motivated and quick to learn new technologies.•Solid understanding of business processes, system functionality & integration.•Strong communication and interpersonal skills to enable effective communication across departments.•Strong analytical, strategic and problem-solving capabilities.•Understanding of performance, capacity and soak testing.•Comfortable in performing some high-level debugging.•Experience working writing SQL, knowledge of Selenium and Test Café. •Mortgage Underwriting knowledge (nice to have).SummaryReporting to the Manager, IT QA, the IT QA Developer is responsible for analyzing requirements, developing test scenarios, test automation development and execution of test scenarios of business systems through manual and automation testing.
        What a great opportunity for a QA individual that has an interest in Quality Assurance but may also be exploring opportunities in the Software Development Life cycle!!Reporting to the Manager, IT QA, the IT QA Developer is responsible for analyzing requirements, developing test scenarios, test automation development and execution of test scenarios of business systems through manual and automation testing. Responsibilities•The position is responsible for designing, developing, and executing manual and automated testing of business systems.•Work within an agile development process.•Responsible for developing a solid understanding of business workflows and business system workflows.•Review change request documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback.•Develop test plans, test scenarios, test scripts, expected results and execute testing according to the Test Plan(s).•Review test deliverables, manage defects and document test results.•Ensure that testing activities meet business requirements and established SLAs.•Ensure deliverables meet business requirements and there are no adverse effects on the existing production business environments.•Develop and maintain the automation test framework.•Work closely with IT project managers, business analysts, developers, and business stakeholders to ensure quality assurance and testing best practices are adhered to. Participate in cross functional projects as required.Skills and Qualifications•Bachelor of Science degree in computer science, engineering, or related discipline.•2+ years’ experience and solid understanding of software testing, both manual and automated.•Thrives in an agile, fast-paced, and delivery-focused environment.•Willingness and ability to challenge the status-quo.•Results oriented with the ability to complete work/projects within agreed upon timelines..•Demonstrated ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously under tight deadlines.•Creative, independent, self-motivated and quick to learn new technologies.•Solid understanding of business processes, system functionality & integration.•Strong communication and interpersonal skills to enable effective communication across departments.•Strong analytical, strategic and problem-solving capabilities.•Understanding of performance, capacity and soak testing.•Comfortable in performing some high-level debugging.•Experience working writing SQL, knowledge of Selenium and Test Café. Advantages100% remote option to work from home, however, this client will return to the office post Covid but is allowing their employees to choose what where they wish to work - home or office. Candidate should still be located in GTA as the physical office is located in Oakville. Once in a while they would still like to get together for team events or town hall meetings!ResponsibilitiesResponsibilities•The position is responsible for designing, developing, and executing manual and automated testing of business systems.•Work within an agile development process.•Responsible for developing a solid understanding of business workflows and business system workflows.•Review change request documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback.•Develop test plans, test scenarios, test scripts, expected results and execute testing according to the Test Plan(s).•Review test deliverables, manage defects and document test results.•Ensure that testing activities meet business requirements and established SLAs.•Ensure deliverables meet business requirements and there are no adverse effects on the existing production business environments.•Develop and maintain the automation test framework.•Work closely with IT project managers, business analysts, developers, and business stakeholders to ensure quality assurance and testing best practices are adhered to. Participate in cross functional projects as required.QualificationsSkills and Qualifications•Bachelor of Science degree in computer science, engineering, or related discipline.•2+ years’ experience and solid understanding of software testing, both manual and automated.•Thrives in an agile, fast-paced, and delivery-focused environment.•Willingness and ability to challenge the status-quo.•Results oriented with the ability to complete work/projects within agreed upon timelines..•Demonstrated ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously under tight deadlines.•Creative, independent, self-motivated and quick to learn new technologies.•Solid understanding of business processes, system functionality & integration.•Strong communication and interpersonal skills to enable effective communication across departments.•Strong analytical, strategic and problem-solving capabilities.•Understanding of performance, capacity and soak testing.•Comfortable in performing some high-level debugging.•Experience working writing SQL, knowledge of Selenium and Test Café. •Mortgage Underwriting knowledge (nice to have).SummaryReporting to the Manager, IT QA, the IT QA Developer is responsible for analyzing requirements, developing test scenarios, test automation development and execution of test scenarios of business systems through manual and automation testing.

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