The Division :
GoldCare is a leading provider of healthcare information management software for community, residential and long-term care organizations.
Founded in 1988, GoldCare is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Constellation Software Inc., under the Perseus operating group.
Built for long-term care facilities, GoldCare provides comprehensive care and management solutions for single or multi-site aged care providers, and is the solution of choice for 200 residential and community support clients, with 350 sites across North America, Australia, and New Zealand.
The Position :
Our current team at Contour Software includes Developers, QA analysts and a technical writer. We seek to expand our team into a cross-functional agile team by hiring 1 more developer.
A key mission of the team involves both adding new product features to our software suite as well as supporting existing modules.
The successful candidate will be located and work out of the Contour Software Karachi office as an extension of the R&D team located in Waterloo, Ontario Canada.
Understand / absorb business domain & product.
Develop, implement, test and maintain software programs.
Follow coding standards and QA procedures.
Improve the performance of existing software.
Design and update software database.
Be an active member of a cross functional Agile team.
Participate in meetings with the on-shore team on a day to day basis and provide active feedback.
Perform any other responsibilities assigned by the Team Lead / On-shore Managers.
Clearly and regularly communicate with management and technical support.
Skills & Qualifications :
University degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related discipline.
3+ years of hands-on experience with Python, Desktop and Web-based applications.
Well versed in writing / executing SQL queries.
Willingness to learn our proprietary development and production / release tools.
Dedicated to customer service; Help us support our legacy applications and long-term clients with a focus on confidentiality, privacy and security.
Understanding of product Life Cycle Management.
Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills (English).
Strong aptitude towards business process and logic, as well as an out-of-the-box attitude.
Strong ability to escalate issues to the relevant teams in a timely manner.
Ability to perform comfortably in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented work environment, in collaboration with colleagues and supervisors in a multi-cultural environment.
Self-motivated, quick learner, and a responsive team player.
Strong attention to details, flexible and highly organized.
Nice to have :
Experience developing with Android Studio.
Working knowledge of relational databases; UniVerse, PICK or UniData a plus.
Experience with financial systems; for example, Payroll, General Ledger, Receivables, or Payables, a plus.
Experience with health care systems, a plus.
Exciting Benefits we offer :
Medical Coverage Self & Dependents
Parents Medical Coverage
Employee Performance-based bonuses
Home Internet Subsidy
Profit Sharing Plan Tenured Employees Only
Child Care Facility
Company Provided Lunch / Dinner
Professional Development Budget
Recreational area for in-house games
Sporadic On-shore training opportunities
Friendly work environment