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Infrastructure Developer

  • Employer: PPI Management Inc.
  • Office: 2050-1050 West Pender St
  • City: Vancouver
  • Province: British Columbia
  • Job category: Not Evaluated (Job Family)
  • Job ID: JR10008268
  • Job type: Permanent Job Full time
  • Apply before: 2022-02-18


PPI company overview:

Shaping Dreams Into Legacies

PPI elevates independent financial advisors to the next level.

Supporting advisors with market leading expertise and technology, we empower them to build the best solutions for their clients through proprietary tools, a comprehensive product suite, unparalleled life insurer relationships and competitive compensation.  A tireless supporter and advocate for Canada’s insurance advisors, PPI offers national resources through a network of local offices from coast to coast.

Unparalleled resources. At your command.

Our business culture is guided by our core values, grounded in a powerful belief in the enhanced value of life insurance. We are also strong advocates for the essential value of insurance advisors to further the goals of their clients. For PPI, this means doing everything in our power to open new markets for advisors and enable their practices to prosper and thrive.

For more information about PPI visit: www.ppi.ca

To maintain PPI’s exacting level of service, we are looking for an Infrastructure Developer. This position may be located in any of our PPI locations, including Vancouver, Burnaby, Surrey, Calgary, Ontario, Quebec and Halifax.

Infrastructure Developer

The Infrastructure Developer works closely with the Infrastructure, Helpdesk, and Information Security teams to support, maintain, and evolve PPI's advanced IT ecosystem. This primarily includes integrating various IT systems together.

The Infrastructure Developer is responsible for developing and implementing new solutions and technologies; integrating systems together; automation; and troubleshooting technical issues as they arise, ensuring that all duties are performed in a secure, well-documented and reliable manner.

What you will do:

  • Assist with the automation of business and IT tasks, such as:

  • User creation and deletion

  • Reports (Power BI and DAX)

  • Document indexing

  • Software installation scripts

  • Azure service deployment

  • building and maintaining Sql Server Integration Scripts (SSIS)

  • Building and maintaining web APIs (.NET WebAPI 2 web services)

  • Assist with keeping PPI Systems up-to-date and modern

  • Assist with the creation and maintenance of Microsoft SQL Databases

  • Assist with the creation, maintenance, and deployment of an automation and integration environment

  • Develop, maintain, and deploy applications/scripts to integrate systems together

  • Participate on various implementation teams

  • Develop, maintain, and deploy applications/scripts to convert/manipulate data

  • Assist with keeping PPI's IT documentation up-to-date.

  • Develop, maintain, and deploy reports

  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair Tier 3 level technical issues.

  • Maintain field expertise through additional training as needed.

  • Additional projects and IT-related responsibilities as requested and assigned.

Who you are:

  • You are an experienced, qualified Infrastructure Developer with proven skill as a creative problem-solver and an ability to troubleshoot IT technical problems at a Tier 3 level.  You have exemplary interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to develop and maintain relationships and work harmoniously with multiple teams.   

  • You have excellent written and verbal communication skills with a proficiency in documentation and the ability to handle multiple priorities and move between projects continuously.

  • You maintain an open-minded approach and have demonstrated flexibility and adaptability in the face of ambiguous situations, shifting demands and challenging work environments.

  • You maintain exemplary ethical standards and a have a proven ability to handle confidential and sensitive information with the highest level of discretion.

What we are looking for:

  • Degree in computer sciences or related discipline required

  • A minimum of 8 years of experience in a related capacity, preferably in a financial services or insurance environment

  • Demonstrated proficiency with scripting, preferably PowerShell

  • Demonstrated proficiency with C# or VB .net

  • Knowledge or experience with DevOps

  • Understanding of and experience with IT Systems such as Microsoft Active Directory, Microsoft Exchange, and Microsoft Skype for Business/VoIP

  • Must be able to travel

  • Bilingualism (English and French) beneficial but not required

We thank all applicants for applying, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  Your resume may be used for other vacancies.

At iA, we invest,
in you.

Our employees are our best investment and we have much to offer them.

Company Overview


iA Financial Group is the strength of a company with a human side, with its over 8,000 employees. Together, we have earned the trust of our more than four million clients and 25,000 advisors who have chosen us for their insurance, savings, and wealth management.

With over $200 billion in assets and half a billion invested in technological innovation, we’re a key player in the financial services industry in Canada and the United States. The secret to our success? Investing in you, one person at a time. Because, for over 125 years, we have believed that it’s by supporting our employees and surrounding ourselves with the most reputable leaders in the industry, we will continue to innovate.

At iA, we’re invested in you.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At iA Financial Group, we support and celebrate diversity. We strive to provide a workplace that is recognized as inclusive for all, regardless of ethnic origin, nationality, language, religious beliefs, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family situation, or physical or mental disability.

Please note that if you need help or assistance to make the recruitment process more accessible for you, please contact us here. Someone from our team will be happy to assist you.