Full-Stack Senior Developer | Team Lead | Oakville

Full-Stack Senior Developer | Team Lead | Oakville

If your career goal is to build commercial applications from scratch vs maintaining pre-existing apps, then this role may be for you. Additionally, due to the nature of the business, you’re usually utilizing the latest tool sets and language versions.

About the Job
The purpose of this role and why this role exists.

Full-Stack Senior Developer | Team Lead | Javascript – NodeJS – ReactJS for a custom software development company in Oakville specializing in in mobile and web based product development. Customer facing role leading a team of 8-10 developers you will architect and manage the development of new software applications.

They use open source development tools to build scalable solutions. They’re 15 year old growing firm with 150 people, across 4 offices, including software engineers, business analysts/project managers, and creative talent delivering some really cool stuff. They own most projects entirely, sometimes they’re an extension of the client. 50%+ of their products can be found in an app store or publicly on-line.

Perks
Our work environment

  • Flex-hours outside core hours 10-4
  • Flexible working location when required
  • Full Benefits
  • Cell phone plan reimbursement
  • Gym Membership reimbursement (or virtually any physical health activity)
  • Brand new modern office facing the QEW
  • Office closes during the holidays
  • We have amazing clients who are fun to work with and appreciate our value to them
  • Casual, yet professional environment with a Social Club

Top Responsibilities
The part that you play in this organization, and specific duties you are measured against

  • Proactively collaborate with cross-functional teams to lead, define, architect, and full-stack coding of new Products, features and functionality
  • Full-stack delivery, implementation, development testing, defect investigation and resolution
  • Direct interaction with the client. You are the prime client contact during the project
  • Provide effort estimates, planning out weekly sprints, while identifying and assisting in mitigating technical, schedule, and other project risks

Some of the Experiences & Background we’d like to see
All the things you’re good at because you’ve done most of these before

  • Javascript, ReactJS and NodeJS
  • HTML5 / CSS3 / Bootstrap
  • MySQL
  • 5 years experience with open-source development and technology foundations, and a pragmatic approach to using the right tool for the job
  • 3-years experience leading, coaching and mentoring teams of up to 10 developers
  • Successful track record of delivering projects, both individually and as a team leader
  • Effective communication skills as you will be in regular contact with the client – great opportunity to further refine your communication skills
  • Experience working in a Mac and Unix environment
  • Experience creating and consuming third-party libraries, APIs and Web services
  • Proficiency with cross-browser/cross-platform issues
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent

Let’s Get to Work!

To learn more about the client, their culture and the opportunity, we invite you to share your resume with us via this job board or to Rick @ SearchVelocity.ca, Subject: Team Lead

Have a canned cover letter? Delete it. Tell us why you’re perfect for this opportunity and you’re virtually guaranteed an interview.

We are receptive to a contract arrangement.

 

About SearchVelocity.ca

We provide recruitment services to technology companies to identify and acquire high-value technology staff. We specialize in complex assignments, roles requiring multiple technologies, skills and/or business vertical knowledge, like this one.

We bring 25+ years of broad experience working in software companies and IT professional consulting firms as hiring management of Technical staff.  We can help you find the right people.

Based in Halton Region, Ontario (GTA-West) we specialize on the staffing challenges of tech companies located in Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Halton Hills, Georgetown, Hamilton, Mississauga, Brampton and Toronto. Visit us at SearchVelocity.ca

 

Keywords: job, jobs, ReactJS, React Native, RoR, Ruby on Rails, SSH, Linux, Git, HTML, HTML5, CSS, CSS3, Agile, Slack, shopping cart, AngularJS, MongoDB (NoSQL), JavaScript, mobile, Ionic, PhoneGap, HTML5, NodeJS, Halton, Oakville, Milton, Burlington, Hamilton, Mississauga

Java Javascript Developer | Vaughan

Java Javascript Developer | Vaughan

About the Job
The purpose of this role and why this role exists

If your career goal is to build enterprise applications effectively from scratch vs maintaining pre-existing apps, then this role may be for you.

Searching for a Full-stack developer joining a team to decommission legacy enterprise applications with new replacement applications, built from scratch using Java, Javascript and React.

Perks
Why we’re a cool company

  • Flex-hours
  • Flexible working location
  • Full Benefits
  • Lots of latitude of responsibilities within a project. E.g. Client liaison, Project Management and/or more
  • Plurasight and Lynda subscriptions for ongoing learning
  • A casual relaxed environment, with a lounge and gaming
  • Great central location at 427 & Hwy 7

Top Responsibilities
The part that you play in this organization, and specific duties you are measured against

  • Full-stack delivery, implementation, development testing, defect investigation and resolution
  • Provide effort estimates, planning out weekly sprints, while identifying and assisting in mitigating technical, schedule, and other project risks
  • L2 support of production environments until handover complete
  • Lead a project to achieve given delivery commitments
  • Part of team decommission legacy applications

Some of the Experiences & Background we’d like to see
All the things you’re good at because you’ve done most of these before

  • Java, Java EE (JEE) and Java frameworks Spring and Hibernate (3 years min)
  • Javascript, ReactJS, HTML/CSS (3 years min)
  • MS-SQL, MySQL, and/or PostgreSQL (3 years min)
  • Restful API development experience
  • Agile
  • Git and/or Bitbucket
  • Linux, Windows Servers
  • JUnit
  • DevOps: Jenkins, Maven
  • Strong presentation skills, consultative selling skills and Relationship skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent

Nice to Haves

  • Docker, Kubernetes
  • Experience with AWS or MS Azure
  • Redmine, Microsoft Teams, JIRA
  • Tomcat

Connect with Us!
To learn more about this opportunity, the client, their culture, we invite you to share your resume with us via this job board or to Rick @ SearchVelocity.ca, Subject: Java Developer

Have a canned cover letter? Delete it. Tell us why you’re perfect for this opportunity and you’re virtually guaranteed an interview.

About the Company

Our client is a 9-year old boutique fast moving software company with two principle practices: custom software development utilizing opensource tools, and a well regarded practice of migrating clients’ legacy Notes/Domino enterprise applications to an opensource stack.

Please include your resume. We’re searching for local permanent resources only and will consider a contracts arrangement.

Note: A Criminal Background check is required due to their client contractual requirements.

Keywords:  JavaScript, Java, JEE, jQuery, Bootstrap, XSLT, CSS, HTML, React, ReactJS, React.JS, NodeJS, Node.JS, AngularJS, BackboneJS, Linux, sharepoint, SQL, MS-SQL, MSSQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Woodbridge, Richmond Hill, Vaughan, Barrie, Oakville, Milton, Halton Hills, Georgetown, Mississauga, Brampton and Toronto

DevOps Solutions Architect

DevOps Solutions Architect

DevOps is taking the world by a storm, however, not all DevOps roles are equal. If you want to play in multiple Fortune 100 sized sandboxes, then this is the DevOps opportunity for you.

About the Job

The purpose of this role and why this role exists

Within Fortune 100 companies, virtually every production application was built and is maintained using the traditional waterfall SDLC practices. Working alongside our key partner Chef, we’re helping these Fortune 100 companies (primarily 10,000+ sized firms) transform these environments into a continuous integration DevOps / Agile infrastructure.

We’re looking for a developer ready to transform how Fortune 100 companies deploy and manage their production software application environments. You will own, lead and guide enterprise technology teams through a Waterfall to DevOps / Agile transformation. You and nurture them to embrace the CI/CD transformation.

You will provide technical direction, deliver workshops, guidance, advocate, mentoring, and coaching. You will bridge the gap between technology and the business. Ultimately helping the customer to become self-sufficient enabling them to transform future projects.

This is primarily a software development role.

What’s in it for You?

  • Professional Growth and recognition. We’ve doubled from 40 to 80 professionals in less than 2 years. Be part of that growth.
  • You will be on the leading edge of software development and DevOps / Agile transformation projects for Fortune 100 companies
  • Immediate Chef and Hashicorp training to gain your Certification with their tools
  • Potential to deliver presentations at Chef.io conferences

Perks

  • Recent recipient of Employee Recommended Workplace Awards.
  • On the Branham300 List of Top Canadian ICT Companies, 3x in a row.
  • Headquarters in NE Oakville. Less than 1km from Hwy 403, walking distance to cafes and eateries.
  • Flexibility to work from home when you want
  • Flex time
  • Full benefit package from Day 1
  • Monthly Socials
  • Work Phone of your choosing
  • New branch office in NY, NY

Top Responsibilities

The part that you play in this organization, and specific duties you are measured against

  • Develop and apply consistent, standardized build and deployment processes, and implement continue integration / continuous delivery
  • You will lead proof-of-concept projects and DevOps / Agile transformation projects
  • You take a strong technical lead in managing the day-to-day delivery of the transformation projects, coordinating with the client’s technical resources and your technical resources (but you’re not the PM)
  • Assist with the installation and configuration of Continuous Integration tools such as Jenkins
  • Gathering requirements
  • Must be able to travel 25% unrestricted to the USA, predominately to North-East or Midwestern states
  • We also require an Intermediate level resource. The role is similar, however, not leading the project, less client interaction and less travel

Some of the Experiences & Background we’d like to see

All the things you’re good at because you’ve done most of these before

  • Overall 10+ years of software development and release engineering experience
  • Agile and SDLC methodologies. MUST HAVE.
  • Optimization of Software Delivery Pipelines through automation and lean techniques
  • Expert with infrastructure automation tools such as Chef (preferred) or Puppet, Ansible, including Chef tools including Automat, Inspec, Habitat, and Kitchen
  • Experience writing infrastructure code for cloud environments such as AWS
  • Ruby on Rails in a Test Driven development environment (highly preferred) or Python or Perl.
  • Experience with Container technologies like Docker or Kubernetes (highly preferred)
  • Continuous Integration tools like Jenkins (preferred), Concourse (concourse-ci.org) or Travis CI (travis-ci.org) (nice-to-have)
  • Strong scripting experience in Linux environments
  • Strong scripting/development knowledge with Ruby (preferred), Bash, Python or Perl
  • Bash or Powershell
  • Linux, Windows Server OS
  • Cloud infrastructures such as IBM Cloud (formerly Bluemix), AWS (and EC2 or S3), Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud Platform, VMware with VRA and VMO
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, written, presentation) as this is a customer facing role (for senior position)
    BSc in Computer Science or equivalent

Other Experiences that would make you stand above the crowd

  • PCI, HIPPA, SOX 404
  • Continual Compliancy tools such as Chef Inspec
  • Automated Build experience and tools such as Chef Habitat, Make or Maven
  • Artifact Repository tools such as Sonatype Nexus or Jfrog Artifactory
  • Hashicorp Vault, Terraform (or NewRelic) & Consul (or CyberArk)
  •  Test Driven development tools such as Chef Kitchen, JUnit, Selenium

Sound like you? Send your resume to rick@searchvelocity.ca now!

Please include your resume.

About the Company

Our client is a custom software development and IT professional services firm. They’re tearing down silos from development to IT by helping companies move to a DevOps / Agile production environment.

They are part of today’s fastest-growing areas in the IT industry: DevOps, big data and analytics, and secure workflow management. They are Canadian company based in Oakville.

In 2017, they were recognized as one of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by Profit 500, a Top ICT Company by Branham and received the Excellence Award in Quality Improvement from PBMI.

Sent your resume to Rick@SearchVelocity.ca

#Keywords: CI/CD, DevSecOps, maven, Secret Storage, Ansible / Puppet, IaaS, Infrastructure as a Service, PaaS, Apache, IaC, Infrastructure as Code, IaaC, Infrastructure as a Code, bamboo, Swarm, Nomad, Deadpool 2

Java Developer (Domino) | Vaughan

Java Developer (Domino) | Vaughan

About the Job
The purpose of this role and why this role exists

If your career goal is to build enterprise applications effectively from scratch vs maintaining pre-existing apps, then this role may be for you.

Our client is not developing or maintaining legacy Notes/Domino applications, but instead, helping their clients decommission their business-critical legacy platform by building replacement applications on an opensource stack.

Importantly and significantly, they also develop net-new enterprise applications (software and hardware) using the latest opensource stack that have no connection with Notes/Domino.

Perks
Why we’re a cool company

  • Flex-hours
  • Flexible working location
  • Full Benefits
  • Lots of latitude of responsibilities within a project. E.g. Client liaison, Project Management and/or more
  • Plurasight and Lynda subscriptions for ongoing learning
  • A casual relaxed environment, with a lounge and gaming
  • Great central location at 427 & Hwy 7

Top Responsibilities
The part that you play in this organization, and specific duties you are measured against

  • Expert comprehension of Notes/Domino application code
  • Analysis of legacy application + create functional, non-functional, and technical specifications and obtain client signoff
  • Full-stack delivery, implementation, development testing, defect investigation and resolution
  • Provide effort estimates, planning out weekly sprints, while identifying and assisting in mitigating technical, schedule, and other project risks
  • L2 & L3 support of production environments
  • Lead a project to achieve given delivery commitments
  • Decommission Notes applications

Some of the Experiences & Background we’d like to see
All the things you’re good at because you’ve done most of these before

  • Lotus Domino: 3 years min experience within last 12 years developing or maintaining Lotus Domino applications, v6.x or higher
  • Java, Java EE (JEE) and Java frameworks Spring and Hibernate (5 years min)
  • Javascript, ReactJS, HTML/CSS (3 years min)
  • IDEs: Eclipse or Intellij IDEA
  • MS-SQL, MySQL, and/or PostgreSQL (5 years min)
  • Restful API development experience
  • Tomcat
  • Agile
  • Git and/or Bitbucket
  • Linux, Windows Servers
  • JUnit
  • DevOps: Jenkins, Maven
  • Strong presentation skills, consultative selling skills and Relationship skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent

Nice to Haves

  • Eclipse plug-ins
  • Docker, Kubernetes
  • Experience with AWS or MS Azure
  • Redmine, Microsoft Teams, JIRA
  • IBM Domino Certification

Connect with Us!
To learn more about this opportunity, the client, their culture, we invite you to share your resume with us via this job board or to Rick @ SearchVelocity.ca, Subject: Java Developer

Have a canned cover letter? Delete it. Tell us why you’re perfect for this opportunity and you’re virtually guaranteed an interview.

About the Company

Our client is a 9-year old boutique fast moving software company with two principle practices: custom software development utilizing opensource tools, and a well regarded practice of migrating clients’ legacy Notes/Domino enterprise applications to an opensource stack.

Please include your resume. We’re searching for local permanent resources only and will consider a contracts arrangement.

Note: A Criminal Background check is required due to their client contractual requirements.

Keywords: Lotus, IBM Lotus Notes, Domino, IBM Domino, Domino Designer, Domino Formula Language, Lotuscript, Notes script, Xpages, JavaScript, Java, JEE, jQuery, Bootstrap, XSLT, CSS, HTML, React, ReactJS, React.JS, NodeJS, Node.JS, AngularJS, BackboneJS, Linux, sharepoint, SQL, MS-SQL, MSSQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Woodbridge, Richmond Hill, Vaughan, Barrie, Oakville, Milton, Halton Hills, Georgetown, Mississauga, Brampton and Toronto

Business Analyst – Woodbridge

Business Analyst – Woodbridge

About the Job
The purpose of this role and why this role exists

If your career goal is to build enterprise applications effectively from scratch vs maintaining pre-existing apps, then this role may be for you.

An opportunity for a Business Analyst fluent in understanding Notes and Domino code to reverse engineer applications to create requirements documentation. Often there is little to no documentation on the business processes instantiated within the Domino application.

Perks
Why we’re a cool company

  • Flex-hours
  • Flexible working location
  • Full Benefits
  • Lots of latitude of responsibilities within a project. E.g. Client liaison, Project Management and/or more
  • Plurasight and Lynda subscriptions for ongoing learning
  • A casual relaxed environment, with a lounge and gaming
  • Great central location at 427 & Hwy 7

Top Responsibilities
The part that you play in this organization, and specific duties you are measured against

  • Understand Notes/Domino application code
  • Analysis of legacy application + create functional and non-functional specifications and obtain client signoff
  • Defect investigation and resolution in test
  • Provide effort estimates, planning out weekly sprints, while identifying and assisting in mitigating technical, schedule, and other project risks
  • Assist in L2 & L3 support of production environments
  • Lead a project to achieve given delivery commitments
  • Assist in decommission Notes applications

Some of the Experiences & Background we’d like to see
All the things you’re good at because you’ve done most of these before

  • Lotus Domino: 3 years min experience within last 12 years developing or maintaining Lotus Domino applications, v6.x or higher
  • IDEs: Eclipse or Intellij IDEA
  • Understand relational database concepts
  • Strong presentation skills, consultative selling skills and Relationship skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent

Nice to Haves

  • Java, Java EE (JEE)
  • Ability to create SQL Queries
  • Understanding of Restful API development
  • Agile development methodologies
  • Experience with code repositories
  • Linux, Windows Server
  • Experience with Automated testing
  • Understand containerization
  • Understanding of cloud environments
  • Redmine, Microsoft Teams, JIRA
  • IBM Domino Certification

Connect with Us!
To learn more about this opportunity, the client, their culture, we invite you to share your resume with us via this job board or to Rick @ SearchVelocity.ca, Subject: Business Analyst

Have a canned cover letter? Delete it. Tell us why you’re perfect for this opportunity and you’re virtually guaranteed an interview.

About the Company

Our client is a 9-year old boutique fast moving software company with two principle practices: custom software development utilizing opensource tools, and a well regarded practice of migrating clients’ legacy Notes/Domino enterprise applications to an opensource stack.

Please include your resume. We’re searching for local permanent resources only and will consider a contracts arrangement.

Note: A Criminal Background check is required due to their client contractual requirements.

Keywords: Lotus, IBM Lotus Notes, Domino, IBM Domino, Domino Designer, Domino Formula Language, Lotuscript, Notes script, Xpages, JavaScript, Java, JEE, jQuery, Bootstrap, XSLT, CSS, HTML, React, ReactJS, React.JS, NodeJS, Node.JS, AngularJS, BackboneJS, Linux, sharepoint, SQL, MS-SQL, MSSQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Woodbridge, Richmond Hill, Vaughan, Barrie, Oakville, Milton, Halton Hills, Georgetown, Mississauga, Brampton and Toronto