Telus Manager - Development - THFS in QC, Canada

Position Overview:

The Development/Technology Manager should, supported by the senior management team, and in collaboration with the product managers, architects and other project leads, be accountable and responsible for the development and production support of the Zrx, Medesync, Kinlogix and other various health solutions. In addition to leading the technical delivery of health applications and solutions, the Development/Technology Manager will also be accountable for overseeing cross team collaboration ensuring proper conformance and integration of all components within a specific health eco system.


  • Provide technical leadership and lead development teams through execution of solution delivery

  • Manage partnerships with external and 3rd party teams extending our Health delivery team`s delivery capabilities

  • Drive collaboration for creation of technical design documentations e.g. Detail Design and Architecture Blueprint documents

  • Act as a visionary to proactively assist in defining the technical direction for Health solutions

  • Be involved in all aspects of the project life cycle, from the initial kickoff through the requirements analysis, design, development, integration and implementation

  • Problem solving

  • Systems analysis and design, system modeling, performance modeling, integration planning and technology and component selection to ensure architectural consistency and coherence between technical and business processes

  • Manage THPS's process requirements as defined within the individual projects

  • Manage technical projects and proof of concepts

Required Knowledge:

  • Solid understanding of service oriented architecture and design patterns

  • Experience with integration of security services including authentication, authorization, encryption and audit capabilities as part of an overall system design

  • Progressive software development experience, developing high-volume, on-line transaction processing applications in a multi-platform, multi-tiered, 24x7 environment

  • Demonstrated capacity for problem solving, synthesis, and making sound recommendations and decisions

  • Structured and disciplined application and object-oriented development methodology

Required Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to lead teams through design and articulate complex technical concepts into executable development work packages

  • Strong technology awareness

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills

  • Well-organized; expert analytical skills

Required Professional Designation/Certification:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Health Information Science or equivalent

Required Experience:

  • 10 years in leading software design, Application Architect experience in healthcare related applications and solutions design/development and related B2B environments, including projects with HL7 and related health care privacy and security standards

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

TELUS Health is an IT leader in Canada that focuses on the health sector. Our mission is to improve the way information is being used along the continuum of care to better the health of citizens in Canada and in selected countries.

The TELUS team is as diverse as the society we live in and the customers we serve. We're also passionate about creating success for our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our team. And we do so by living theTELUS valuesand delivering on ourCustomers First commitments.

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS,youcreate future friendly® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Disclaimer:In accordance with the TELUS Health Solutions Data Center Security Policy, as a condition of employment, all personnel whose job functions require they work at a Data Center and/or have access to detailed knowledge of technology related to client service delivery, are subject to a Personnel Security Screening conducted through the Government of Canada.

Title: Manager - Development - THFS

Location: CAN-QC-Montreal

Requisition ID: HEA02568-16

Other Locations: CA-QC-Quebec City