Sun Life Financial

Across Canada
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CUTC 2018 / Ignite

May 15, 2018
Various Locations, Ontario
Entry Level, Early Career

Our student and new graduate programs offer a chance to explore Sun Life from the inside. You'll make a difference in the lives of our customers and communities, while building the skills and experience that allow you to grow in a meaningful and rewarding way.

Job Description:

We are happy to have met you at the CUTC Ignite event.

Thanks for showing interest in Sun Life. We are always looking for talent to join Sun Life Financial for a fulfilling career. To learn more about Digital Innovation and career opportunities at Sun Life, visit

Our ideal candidate has a desire to learn, embrace challenge and change, and is eager to explore different roles and business areas. In addition, the candidate will have natural leadership skills and an ability to work independently while thriving in a team setting are key attributes for success.

To get the ball rolling drop off your resume by applying to this role. We'll review your experience and qualifications and if we feel there's a close enough match to what we're looking for, we'll reach out to you to move things along.

What's it like to work at Sun Life Financial?

We strive to hire only the best, so you will be working with bright people in a dynamic and highly-professional work environment. You will find a collaborative and supportive environment in which career mobility is encouraged!

Here is a glimpse of possible opportunities within our IT shop.

Areas of focus for Sun Life IT:

Data & Business Intelligence

Gain exposure to our Big Data Centre of Excellence by working with large and complex data sets of both structured and unstructured data, using technologies such as HIVE, PIG, Lumaria, SAS Visual Analyzer, SAP Mobile BI. Building on this practical foundation, you will work with our Data Architects to develop your capacity to design, create, deploy and manage our corporate Data Architecture.

Digital Technology

Looking to be a difference maker? Are you ready to help us achieve new heights, with a passion for creating, designing, and developing cutting edge digital solutions, while working with a dynamic team that is talented and collaborative? This team, comprised of highly skilled individuals, innovates and leads the design and development of digital solutions (Web, Mobile) across various lines of business and strives to be the industry leader in digital.

Information Security

Cyber-security is the number one risk that all companies, governments and individuals face on a daily basis. We need intelligent, ambitious, risk-conscious and collaborative employees, with different skills and abilities to fulfill security roles such as advisory and consulting, forensic investigations, incident and vulnerability management and the development of global awareness campaigns. Our environment is fast paced and challenging, requiring you to learn quickly.

What technical skills make you stand out if you're considering an opportunity in Digital Technology, web development?

  • Front-end skills utilizing HTML5, CSS4, JavaScript, JSP, and jQuery, Parsley, Mustache, LESS, Ajax, with some basic understanding of how back-end development works
  • Exposure or understanding of Weblogic, Websphere or equivalent application server, and Eclipse IDE
  • Experience with application software testing tools & techniques
  • Application development using JAVA technologies - JAVA, JDBC, J2EE frameworks
  • Object Oriented Design & Development

Diversity and inclusion have always been at the core of our values at Sun Life. A diverse workforce with wide perspectives and creative ideas benefits our clients, the communities where we operate and all of us as colleagues.

We welcome applications from qualified individuals from all backgrounds.

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