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Power Platform Developer

Posting Date: Oct 2, 2021

Location: Moncton, New Brunswick, CA, E1C 8L3 Etobicoke, ON, CA, M9C 5P1 Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, CA, B3J 3C6 Montréal, Quebec, CA, H3A 3A7

Company: Medavie Blue Cross

For over 75 years, Medavie Blue Cross has been a leading health and wellness partner for individuals, employers and governments across Canada. We are proud to be a not-for-profit organization dedicated to giving back to the communities where we live and work, and to ensuring our employees thrive in our award-winning, collaborative culture. We are one of Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures and are recognized as a Caring Company, a designation for national leaders in community investment and social responsibility.


Our team of 2,100 professionals work across six provinces. We excel by living our shared values of being caring, accountable, responsible, innovative and community-minded. We’re committed to ensuring the health and wellness of our employees and their families, along with personal and professional growth, through a variety of programs and support at all levels of our organization.


Along with Medavie Health Services, we are part of Medavie — a national health organization with over 6,400 employees. Together, our mission is to improve the wellbeing of Canadians. 


Job Title: Power Platform Developer
Department: Core Services
Competition: 11101
Internal/External: Internal/ External
Employment Type: Full time, permanent
Location: Moncton, Dartmouth, Montreal or Etobicoke (remote work options available)
Salary: Competitive Compensation and Benefits
Reports To: Team Leader


What's in it for you?

What makes us a different kind of employer? We are an in-house, innovation led, IT shop that is 300+ strong and growing! We have challenging and rewarding roles and we are looking for top talent to help us achieve them.

Common goals and collaboration is what our team is all about, we offer:

  • A diverse team of colleagues with multiple fields of expertise
  • A stimulating and flexible working environment
  • Comprehensive health and dental plan that is 100% employer paid effective on your first day
  • Emphasis on work life balance, providing wellness benefits, health resources and fitness center discounts
  • An organization where we encourage personal learning, growth and giving back to our communities

The Opportunity 

As a Power Platform Developer, you’ll join an amazing team that makes a difference every day for our colleagues. Improving collaboration and creating innovative solutions on a proven modern platform.

  • Re-write and re-engineer custom legacy applications to MS Power Platform solutions
  • Develop PowerApps canvas and model driven apps
  • Build solutions utilizing best practices within the Power Platform Community
  • Utilize OOTB Connectors with Power Apps and Flow and when required create custom connectors for PowerApps and Power Automate
  • Integrate Power BI Reports and dashboards
  • Satisfy requirements, meet agreed completion dates, and perform unit and integration testing
  • Communicate proposed designs and progress to customers, leadership, and team members
  • Participate on cross-functional project teams consisting of App Development, IT Operations, and IT Security


Key Responsibilities:

  • Assess business needs and document problem/project requirements and needs
  • Analyze problem/project requirements and define and document appropriate solution
  • Estimate with a high degree of accuracy the approximate effort required to produce an appropriate solution for small to medium sized projects
  • Work with a team to understand solution scope and vision for the assigned projects
  • Advise and negotiate on problems or situations of simple to moderately complex nature
  • Plan required efforts, monitor, and report on progress, issues, and risks to team and stakeholders
  • Investigate defects, troubleshoot, and propose appropriate solutions
  • Create and assess detailed design specifications
  • Transition the detail design into code and implement an appropriate technical solution
  • Plan and perform appropriate tests to create a high-quality solution
  • Follows emerging technology trends and identify opportunities for Medavie



Education: University or college diploma in Computer Science (or similar program)

Work Experience:

  • Relevant experience designing and building solutions in SharePoint and Power Platform for a mid to large enterprise.
  • Understanding PowerApps development methods to build canvas and model driven applications.
  • Understanding Power Automate to configure business process automation
  • Experience implementing solutions with multiple data sources.
  • Strong focus on developing secure solutions
  • Knowledge with Common Data Service
  • Experience creating production Forms and Flows
  • Experience developing solutions that connect various Microsoft365 services
  • Experience with SharePoint 2013 applications
  • Experience migrating Infopath forms and SharePoint Designer workflows to Power Platform
  • Experience with Power Virtual Agents
  • Power Platform and MS Teams integration


Language Skills: Bilingualism (English/French) is an asset 


Core competencies


Analytical Thinking: High attention to detail, using logic and good judgment in decision making for when different situations and skills may call for different approaches.


Communication Skills: Possess superior communication skills (oral, written, listening) and delivers information clearly and confidently. Demonstrates the ability to tailor information and delivery to suit the nature of the material, audience, and situation


Execution and Organizational Skills: Prioritizes and effectively copes with change.  Ability to organize work and information in a well thought out manner to deliver on specific tasks and reporting deadlines.   Exhibits high levels of energy and perseverance in the pursuit of established goals.


Teamwork Skills: Demonstrates an understanding of how the job contributes to the overall work unit and takes the initiative to help with problem situations. Easily gains trust and support of peers, encourages collaboration, and is composed. Seeks and is receptive to feedback and enjoys working with people both as part of a team and one-on-one


We would like to thank all candidates for expressing interest.  Please note only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Medavie Blue Cross is an equal opportunity employer.

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