Junior Full Stack Software Developer

  • Ottawa, ON - Canada
  • Full-time

Junior Full Stack Cloud Software Developer

Ottawa, ON

 

Why Pythian?

Pythian is a global IT services company based in Ottawa, ON, that specializes in designing, implementing, and managing systems that directly contribute to revenue and business success. We help companies adopt disruptive technologies such as advanced analytics, big data, cloud,databases, DevOps and infrastructure management to advance innovation and increase agility. We have continued to expand to offer not just services but also to focus on product development leveraging new and exciting technology that will empower our customers through digital transformation. Pythian is seeking a junior full stack cloud software developer that will serve as a technical contributor to Pythian's Software-Defined Enterprise (SDE) a team that acts as a hub for innovation within Pythian, who are charged with the research and development of new product offerings. We are looking for developers who consider themselves either specialists in back-end server technologies or UI technologies but ideally both. More than just a job we hire people who love what they do!

 

Why You?

As the junior full stack cloud developer you will work as part of an agile continuous delivery team in the Ottawa head office and collaborate with designers, senior developers, operators, project managers, and others to help deliver product capabilities and features. You will be working to develop new frameworks and scalable infrastructure utilizing technologies such as AWS, MuleSoft, OutSystems, Automation, Docker Containers, NodeJS, Java etc. If you have a passion for development and problem solving this could be the job for you!

 

What will you do?

  • Develop web, mobile, server and/or desktop applications quickly and with quality
  • Write code, write tests, research, analyse, and become an expert in cutting-edge technologies, frameworks, architecture and design
  • Move fast: look for new ideas, quickly prototype, A/B test, and move to production
  • Work with development and project management teams to define user story acceptance criteria during a sprint, break down complex stories into tasks, and estimate, plan and deliver
  • Interact with architects, UX, and Ops. Participate in architecture, design, and review meetings
  • Assume various agile development and DevOps roles as required
  • Be up-to-date with development trends, cloud technologies, open source, and best practices
  • Collaborate with cross-functional team members on all aspects of development and process
  • Mentor more junior developers, do code reviews, peer programming

 

What do I need to have?

  • 2+ years experience in a similar developer job, developing large-scale server applications and/or micro-services using several languages and frameworks (Java/JEE, Node.js, PHP, Python, Ruby on Rails, …)
  • 2+ years experience developing multiple web client and/or mobile applications using different technologies (JavaScript, React, Angular, Backbone, Bootstrap, Swift, Android, React Native, …)
  • Exposure to SQL (PostgreSQL, MySQL, Hibernate/ORM) and/or NoSQL databases (Cassandra, Mongo, RethinkDB, ElasticSearch).
  • Familiarity with DevOps tooling for development (Docker, Vagrant), orchestration (Kubernetes, Google, or AWS cloud) and deployment (Ansible, Puppet, Chef). Experience in production deployments on IaaS (AWS, GCE, Azure, OpenStack) and PaaS (CloudFoundry) a big plus
  • Familiarity with Jira or other productivity platform extension development would be great
  • Experience with Kanban, Scrum and other agile development methodologies
  • Desire to work in a fast paced, deadline driven, start up environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both oral and written
  • Undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related degree

 

Disclaimer: This job offer was originally posted on Recruit.net.