• Competitive
  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Moody's
  • 12 Dec 17

System Programmer (Recent Graduates)

Location: Toronto, ON, Canada

Overview:

The system programmer is responsible for designing and implementing new features that require significant knowledge in the database design and programming, object oriented design, programming complex data conversions, assisting actuarial programmers in writing fast and reliable database related code, profiling and developing code to improve database performance.
Primary Responsibilities
  • Initially, learn as much as possible about AXIS database architecture and structure, insurance products and various aspects of insurance operations and the various supporting applications
  • Write efficient, bug-free code in compliance with GGY programming standards
  • Write concise documentation in help text, KB articles and comments in code
  • Present new ideas to improve database design and performance
Other Responsibilities
  • Other duties as assigned


Moody's Enterprise Risk Solutions Team

  • Undergraduate Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Software Engineering from a recognized post-secondary institution
  • Excellent understanding of algorithm designs
  • Strong hands on knowledge of C++ and C# programming (Visual Studio .NET, MFC)
  • Solid knowledge of database technologies (database design principles, SQL, DAO, ADO, ODBC, OLE DB)
  • Familiar with SQL Server and programming for it
  • Strong knowledge of Object-Oriented Design and N-tier application
  • Knowledge of VB .NET
  • Experience in troubleshooting and debugging
  • 1-2 years of experience

Behavioural Competencies
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic, team environment
  • Requires minimal supervision
  • Excellent research, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent English communication skills


Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $3.6 billion in 2016, employs approximately 10,700 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 36 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.

Moody's is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.