Software Integration Consultant/Developer

At GhostDraft, our breakthrough document automation software is targeted to the financial services market with specific focus on the property and casualty insurance industry. Our goal is to become the leading provider of document solutions to the finance and insurance markets. GhostDraft’s service-orientated document solution provides cloud-based document generation capabilities that our customers can easily integrate into their own software environments, while empowering their business users to deliver document templates with the most intuitive best-of-breed authoring environment.
We are looking for a developer to join our culture of success whose integration and consulting experience, working with customers throughout the sales, implementation and rollout cycles, will significantly assist and enhance our team.  We are looking for a person with the rare intersection of outstanding technical understanding and consultative skills to be a part of our team.  Our corporate culture focuses on providing outstanding customer success and we expect nothing less from ourselves and our team mates.
If you are an experienced software developer and implementation consultant who thrives on working in a dynamic and energetic environment, then we would like to talk to you about an opportunity to join our team and be part of our growth in North America.

What you get to do every day:
  • Work with our prospects, customers and business partners to help them understand GhostDraft at a technical level.
  • Perform billable services to integrate GhostDraft into customer’s environment using web services, transform XML and other data sources using GhostDraft Data Mapping and develop document templates using GhostDraft Studio.
  • Design and build custom demos for prospects or to be used as general demos by the sales team.
  • Design and develop custom solutions that integrate GhostDraft Cloud with customers’ main-line business applications.
  • Promote best practices to ensure that you deliver exceptional customer service when managing project deliverables, timelines and customer.
  • Spend around 50% or more of your time travelling to clients across North America.
  • Support the Sales Team by providing technical assistance and expertise.
  • Work as part of a passionate team committed to the success of the venture.
  • Interact and collaborate with the South African head-office staff.
Skills and experience you bring to the role:
  • Experience implementing projects working with software companies or system integrator resources.
  • Solid development experience in Java (e.g. Eclipse, Netbeans with Websphere, Glassfish or JBoss)
  • Working knowledge of .NET framework, C#, HTML, Javascript, CSS , SOAP and REST web services.
  • Working technical knowledge of SaaS environments.
  • Thorough understanding of web service related frameworks such as Axis or JAXB
  • Good understanding of fundamental networking protocols (e.g. HTTP, TCP, SSL/TLS, authentication, ports, certificates, etc.).
  • Ability to listen to and understand customer requirements and to deliver on their needs.
  • Ability to work and interact with diverse technical and non-technical groups, spanning all organizational levels.
  • Ability to pick up new technologies easily.
  • Motivated self-starter with an excellent work ethic and high energy level.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Comfortable working in a collaborative, supportive, high-touch, work environment.
  • Obsession for excellent customer service.
  • Positive, energetic, open and honest with a high degree of integrity and ethics.
Qualifications you need to have:
  • An undergraduate degree
  • 3 - 5 years in software development / integration
Are you the ideal candidate?  If so, you have worked for a software vendor or system integrator in a role that spanned from presales to post sales.  You are comfortable rolling up your sleeves to code web services based integration solutions with a customer.  You’re also an organized and effective communicator who is self-starting, detail-conscious, can work independently, and can manage the many aspects of customer integrations.

If you are interested in applying, click here and attach your resume. Principals only please. Agency resumes are not accepted and will be considered unsolicited resumes that are not subject to placement fees.

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