Tech Knowledge Solutions (TKS) has rebranded and is now Lavvi

Senior and Intermediate Software Developers

Lavvi is an established SaaS company with deep insurance expertise that’s been delivering financial services software to long-standing clients since 2007

Our life insurance distribution platform brings carriers closer to the lives they protect and maximizes digital distribution by making carriers easier to do business with. 

With over 14 years of experience selling insurance online, we combine our tech knowledge with niche experience navigating industry regulations to create effective sales solutions that generate more carrier revenue. Through our omnichannel life insurance distribution platform, we help carriers reach more people, sell more policies, and safeguard more lives.

The calling

Our purpose is to inspire greatness. In ourselves, and in each other. 

The mission? To deliver technology that empowers people to reach their highest potential.

Our vision is to offer the most user-friendly insurance distribution platform on the market. 

About the team

Our development team has been rapidly growing over the past two years as our organization has evolved towards a product-led focus. You will be working among a tight-knit group of product owners, project managers, UX designers, and quality assurance professionals. As a client-centric organization and team, we understand the importance of measuring client impact and success, before simply measuring product usage. We work closely alongside our clients and users to ensure features, functions, and metrics are truly meaningful to them. 

We’re looking for an exceptional data analyst to execute and help set the vision of the data for the product. At Lavvi, we believe that all decisions can and should be backed by reliable and meaningful data.

Opportunities to make an impact

  • Interpret software requirements to design and implement software as defined by product management and/​or client requirements. 
  • Gain a complete understanding of the development framework and guidelines and apply to daily software development. 
  • Translate software design into measurable tasks and time estimates. Track time against those tasks on a weekly basis. 
  • Identify areas of improvement, deliver full-cycle implementations. 
  • Provide tracking, investigation, and resolution of issues 
  • Provides technical guidance to team members as well as across teams in areas of subject matter expertise. 
  • Assists in identification and implementation of short-term and long-term solution options, impact of change, including risk assessments, and recommendations to business and technology leadership. 
  • Accountable for the quality of own work and that of team members, agreed procedures and timeframes, and focused on internal and/​or external customer needs. 
  • Understands the short and long-term impact of decisions within the broader scope of the product, and complimentary products. 
  • Has knowledge of industry standards, and new technology and can translate/​apply research to meet business needs. 
  • Communicate with customers, vendors, and external stakeholders to exchange information, understand requirements, and solve problems related to assigned projects, within guidelines as requested. 
  • Works with vendors to understand technology opportunities performing technical due diligence on third-party technology options as needed. 
  • Be a Lavvi ambassador within the consulting and business community 

About you

Like us, you’re dedicated to reaching your highest potential. 

You’re at your best when you work alongside other top performers. You are one of us: a humble hero, driven to make the world a better place. You meet challenges head-on and inspire others to do the same. You’re a high achiever who welcomes failure as an opportunity for growth. You engage in healthy striving, which allows you to enjoy the journey as much as the outcome. 

You’re naturally inclined to work collaboratively with other teams and departments. We know the right attitude is just as important as the right skills, that’s why culture fit is our top priority. 

To learn more about our culture, values, and what makes a successful Lavvi team member, visit our careers page.

Your skills and experience 

  • 5+ years of experience in software development for complex business applications. 
  • 5+ years of full life-cycle software development and test-driven development. 
  • Solid knowledge with Angular, ASP​.NET, C#, SQL (T‑SQL), JavaScript, Typescript, HTML5, XML, JSON, CSS, SASS, Material Design, Bootstrap, Mobile development, jQuery, Web Services, Web API, REST, Entity Framework Development IDE: Visual Studio and VS Code. 
  • Experience in working with MSSQL, other SQL, and frameworks. 
  • Experience in .NET Core. 
  • Experience using Cloud / Azure Platforms, specifically Azure App Services, API Management, Azure Storage, Azure Key Vault, Azure SQL
  • Clear understanding of Object-Oriented (OO) Design/​Development.
  • Senior capabilities in Software Development, Adhering to Standards and Frameworks, and Problem-Solving Capabilities. 
  • Senior competency in Unit Testing, Integration Testing and System Testing. 
  • Demonstrated ability to solve complex problems independently and to generate innovative solutions. 
  • Self-motivated and capable of managing multiple priorities and tasks as delegated. 
  • Strong collaboration skills and ability to get work done with others. 
  • Experience with Workflow Foundation or any workflow automation platforms 
  • Experience with Agile Software Development Life Cycles (SDLC).
  • Experience with release management and DevOps pipeline, managing CI, branches, build and release processes. 
  • Data analysis, database design, and troubleshooting skills. 
  • Experience using XML, XSLT, Saxon. 
  • Experience with code analysis tools. 
  • Experience in CMS languages and frameworks is considered an asset. 
  • Bilingualism is considered an asset but not mandatory. 

What we offer – your career accelerant 

We provide the environment, challenges, and upskilling that will grow you as a leader or specialist. We attract and retain top talent by helping you springboard to the next stage of your career – whether with us or with future opportunities. Our offering includes:

  • Above-average pay 
  • Opportunity to work alongside top performers 
  • Creative and flexible compensation packages 
  • Flexible remote work environment 
  • A meaningful mission 
  • Paid training opportunities 

Join us

Work with like-minded top performers. Rise to the challenge and join us today. Superstar candidates need apply at talent@​lavvi.​com.