Senior Back-End Developer
Vancouver, British Columbia
6d ago

Senior Back-End Developer - ( 210000WO )


Grow with the best. Join a smart, creative, and inspired team that works behind the scenes to support operational excellence.

As part of the Innovation Office, the Digital Technology & Innovation team is composed of digital experts who conduct research and development to keep our teams and our client’s projects ahead of the technological curve.

They implement established technologies and find emerging solutions for all business lines (Buildings, Energy & Resources, Environmental Services, Infrastructure, and Water), bridging existing knowledge domains and facilitating the integration of powerful tools and methods.

The team’s goal is to make projects more efficient and help provide higher-quality results to our clients. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, a critical thinker, and highly interested in the application of new technologies and methods.

The candidate will become a member of the Innovation Office, however, he or she will also be accessible to Stantec’s project teams to support project work as needed.

Your Opportunity

Stantec is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Senior Backend Developer with specialized expertise. The ideal incumbent will possess demonstrated expertise in the execution of technology solutions to fit with client needs and identified outcomes.

This position requires the ability to creatively leverage new and innovative technologies and successfully implement solutions for our external clients and our business.

You will be responsible for the delivery of professional services including business analysis and recommend solutions to complex strategic objectives, across our large global team spanning Stantec IT, Business Lines, and the Office of Innovation.


Your Key Responsibilities

Take ownership of the project and work independently in a team environment. Mentor project team members with their project tasks.

A passion for solving problems and providing workable solutions plus the flexibility to learn new technology to meet the business needs.

Collaborate with external stakeholder's project teams to gather functional and non-functional requirements and identify business requirements.

Recommend and design the project framework including system / technical / security architecture.

Use storyboards, wireframes, mockups, and simple prototypes and develop them into real solutions.

Help to develop design specifications and proof-of-concept solutions in response to business needs.

Identify risks up front and form contingency plans.

Integrate software components into a fully functional software system, and troubleshoot, debug, and upgrade existing systems.

Communicate in writing and verbally with technical and non-technical cross-functional teams

Apply programming tools effectively and efficiently.

Integrate time-management skills, a thorough understanding of task assignments and schedules, and efficient use of time and available resources.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

Working experience as a Senior Back-End Developer.

Knowledge of Data structures, System Design, and Algorithms is preferred.

Profound knowledge of various layers, including application, presentation, network, and data layers.

Ability to perform research in multiple disciplines related to IT and system architecture to design, develop, deploy, and support complex systems.

Demonstrated ability to support complex systems, including networking, servers and end-points.

Critical thinking and problem-solving skills as well as a passion for machine learning and artificial intelligence are pluses.

Experience in design and development of responsive websites, and backend architecture.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD) and programming in C#, .Net Core, NodeJS, and Java.

Understanding of modern user interface patterns and libraries including JavaScript, Angular, or React is preferred.

Developing and testing web-based APIs using JSON or XML objects.

Experience with RDBMS & NOSQL databases such as SQL Server, Oracle, Cosmo DB, CouchDB, etc.

Experience with Azure services is preferred : App Services, Azure Sql Server, IoT Hub, Azure Functions, Data Lake, etc.

Experience with Data Analytics or Data Science is preferred including Azure Machine Learning, Data bricks, Spark.

Management of hosting environment, including IIS, database administration, and scaling an application to support load changes.

Understanding of session management in a distributed server environment

Extensive knowledge of user authentication, OAuth, Single Sign-On (SSO), and Azure Active Directory B2C & B2B connections.

Proficient understanding of OWASP security principles, understanding accessibility, and security compliance.

Experience working with operational technologies in an industrial, automation or water treatment context is preferred. This includes working with data sets such as SCADA, PLCs, and DCS.

Experience with source control, Git, and Azure DevOps (Pipelines, Boards, Repos).

Experience with the entire Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Agile Development, SCRUM, or Extreme Programming methodologies.

Experience working with geospatial data and maps is preferred.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Software Development, Engineering, or related industry.

8 years of related work experience.

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities, and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us.

Join us and redefine your personal best.

Primary Location : Canada-Alberta-Calgary

Other Locations : Canada-Ontario-Barrie, Canada-Ontario-Ottawa, Canada-British Columbia-Quesnel, Canada-Alberta-Fort McMurray, Canada-Ontario-Sudbury, Canada-Saskatchewan-Saskatoon, Canada-Ontario-North Bay, Canada-Alberta-Lethbridge, Canada-Ontario-Windsor, Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador-St.

John's, Canada-Northwest Territories-Yellowknife, Canada-British Columbia-Burnaby, Canada-Ontario-Waterloo, Canada-New Brunswick-Saint John, Canada-Nova Scotia-Halifax, Canada-British Columbia-Vancouver, Canada-Nova Scotia-Dartmouth, Canada-Ontario-Toronto, Canada-Yukon-Whitehorse, Canada-Ontario-London, Canada-Saskatchewan-Regina, Canada-Manitoba-Winnipeg, Canada-British Columbia-Sidney, Canada-Alberta-Edmonton, Canada-Prince Edward Island-Charlottetown, Canada-Ontario-Stoney Creek, Canada-New Brunswick-Moncton, Canada-Alberta-Medicine Hat, Canada-Ontario-Oshawa, Canada-Ontario-Guelph, Canada-Nunavut-Iqaluit, Canada-Alberta-Red Deer, Canada-Ontario-Mississauga, Canada-British Columbia-Terrace, Canada-Nova Scotia-Membertou, Canada-British Columbia-Victoria, Canada-British Columbia-Richmond, Canada-British Columbia-Kelowna, Canada-Ontario-Whitby, Canada-New Brunswick-Fredericton, Canada-Ontario-Thunder Bay, Canada-Ontario-Markham, Canada-British Columbia-Kamloops, Canada-British Columbia-Prince George, Canada-British Columbia-Surrey

Job : Applications Development

Organization : BC-1290 Innovation-DTI-Canada

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : May 3, 2021, 2 : 29 : 33 PM

Req ID : 210000WO

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