Python / Django Full-Stack Developer & Designer

Python / Django Full-Stack Developer & Designer

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.

Python + Django / Flask Developer | Senior or Intermediate level for a custom software development company in Oakville specializing in mobile and web based product development.  They use open source development tools to build scalable solutions. You will architect and manage the development of new software applications. Potentially a customer facing role.

They’re a 15 year old growing firm with 150 people, across 3 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
    • Role will be 99.9% Remote for the foreseeable future, moving to Flexible Working Location when conditions return to normal
    • Full Benefits
    • Cell phone plan reimbursement
    • Gym Membership reimbursement (or virtually any physical health activity)
    • Brand new modern office facing the QEW (open as needed)
    • 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 define & design of new Products, features and functionality
      • Review peer code and architecture to ensure the products you build exceed client expectations
      • Provide technical leadership within the project and developments teams
      • Ability to work with tight deadlines
      • Full-stack coding, end-to-end delivery, implementation, development testing, defect investigation and resolution
      • Direct interaction with the client (Potentially)
      • Provide effort estimates, planning out weekly sprints alongside project objectives, 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

      • 5-years+ experience in web development roles with open source technologies in a SaaS environment
      • Backend: Python + Django and/or Flask
      • Frontend: Bootstrap, Sass, CSS, HTML, VueJS
      • IDE such as Pycharm
      • HTML / XML parsers like Beautiful Soap
      • Git code repository
      • Experience working in a Mac and Unix environment
      • Effective communication skills
      • Proficiency with cross-browser/cross-platform issues
      • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent

Nice to haves

      • ReactJS + NodeJS
      • MySQL/PostgreSQL

Let’s Get to Work!

To learn more about the client, their culture and the opportunity, we invite you to share your resume with Rick @ SearchVelocity.ca, Subject: Python

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

 

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

 

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Solutions Specialist (Perm & Contract) | Oakville

Solutions Specialist (Perm & Contract) | Oakville

Solutions Designer for a Software Company

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

We are growing our consulting team again. You will own the discovery process, requirements gathering, resulting solutions design and integrations.

Require a Solutions Designer, someone who has demonstrated Technical Leadership, someone with exceptional client-facing communications skills to extract requirements from the various stakeholders and persuade business stakeholders of the pros and cons of various new solutions. Be nimble. We require someone to bring expert-level skills with Java and/or C#.

Typical projects with our clients are 4-6months long with 4-6 developers, with an initial POC done by one developer. You become the Technical Advisor during a project. Project are often back-office modernization or AWS cloud migrations.

An ideal candidate is a Senior Developer / Designer, someone who wants to focus on a client-facing role, uncovering client requirements and designing solutions for them.

Searching for both Permanent and Contract resources.

Perks
Why we’re a cool company

  • Recent recipient of Employee Recommended Workplace Awards
  • On the List of Top Canadian ICT Companies, 3x in a row
  • 2019 Globe and Mail’s Top Growing Companies
  • 2019 finalist for Best Tech Work Culture
  • Headquarters in NE Oakville. Less than 1km from the QEW, walking distance to cafes and eateries.

If people only knew the great stuff we do here. – Unsolicited quote from team member

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

  • Listen, elicit and document tangible business objectives that can be mapped to technology solutions
  • Meet with technical stakeholders to obtain a detailed understanding of existing capabilities, challenges and problems
  • Lead design meetings to draw out and clearly define development and implementation options
  • Back-end solutions design and integration between legacy enterprise systems
  • Be a technically equivalent as our customer
  • Working with sales team in a pre-sales technical capacity to advise prospects on technology selection and customization requirements
  • Document technical solution approach for specific project features. e.g. API access, authentication flows, sequence diagrams, data models etc.
  • Present technical strategies and methodologies to new clients
  • Provide Technical mentorship to the development teams
  • Develop relationships with clients, ensuring their business objectives are met

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

  • 5 years experience Designing Solutions
  • Excellent customer-facing communication skills (verbal, written, presentation)
  • Extensive working knowledge of current technologies, AWS, and computing architectures including Microservices architecture, Containerization, SOAP / RESTful service design and implementation
  • Extensive working knowledge of Java and/or C#, SQL Server, DB Design
  • Experience as a Technical Business Analyst or Sr. Developer / Team Lead
  • Demonstrated experience analyzing business and technical requirements and solution design
  • Technical degree in Computer Science or Engineering at University or College level

Travel

  • Occasional travel to NE USA and Canada when deemed safe to do so.

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: Solutions Architect

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

Please include your resume. We’re searching for GTHA persons only. During the Covid-19 pandemic, to keep everyone safe, hiring and on-boarding 100% remote.

Software Development Manager | Oakville

Software Development Manager | Oakville

Manager, Software Development for a Software Company

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

Do you enjoy building customer applications? We are growing our consulting team again. You will lead, mentor and coach two-three project teams of software developers. You will manage the teams that build customer solutions and deliver on commitments.

We are searching for a Permanent resource.

Perks
Why we’re a cool company

  • Recent recipient of Employee Recommended Workplace Awards
  • On the Branham300 List of Top Canadian ICT Companies, 3x in a row
  • 2019 Globe and Mail’s Top Growing Companies
  • 2019 finalist Timmy Awards for Best Tech Work Culture
  • Headquarters in NE Oakville. Less than 1km from the QEW, walking distance to cafes and eateries.

If people only knew the great stuff we do here. – Unsolicited quote from team member

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

  • Assign work to individual developers while also participating as a software developer
  • Working with the Project Manager and other stakeholders to deliver software that meets customer needs
  • Working with Solution Designers, Project Managers and Clients to understand business requirements
  • Run day-to-day activities of dynamic engineering teams, including requirements grooming and scrums
  • Lead agile software processes for the engineering teams and introduce best-in-class industry practices
  • Lead and participate in code reviews, peer inspections and technical design/specifications
  • Communicate status, risks, and offer mitigation strategies to ensure on-time delivery of all committed projects to cross functional teams and management
  • Interfacing with customer teams
  • Play an important role of team management to attract, engage, retain, coach and performance manage teams of exceptional engineers (e.g., mentoring, recruiting, training and career development, performance evaluation)
  • Act as an internal ambassador for the engineering team to other groups

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

  • 5+ years experience as Software Developer
  • Experience in executing projects
  • Excellent customer facing communication skills (verbal, written presentation)
  • Hands on technical manager experienced in building and deploying secure, scalable solutions
  • You have a passion for enabling and motivating people to do their best work
  • You have experience managing remote developers – we’re all remote during the pandemic
  • Expert working knowledge of Object-Oriented design/programming with Java and/or C#/.NET. SQL Server & Database Design
  • Strong working knowledge of current technologies, Cloud technologies, and computing architectures including Microservices architecture, Containerization, SOAP / RESTful service design and implementation
  • Demonstrated experience analyzing business and technical requirements and solution design
  • Technical degree in Computer Science or Engineering at University or College level

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: Software Development Manager

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

Please include your resume. We’re searching for GTHA persons only. During the Covid-19 pandemic, to keep everyone safe, hiring and on-boarding 100% remote.

.NET / C# Developer (Contract) | Oakville

.NET / C# Developer (Contract) | Oakville

.NET / C# Developer for Software Company

Perks
Why we’re a cool company

  • Recipient of Employee Recommended Workplace Awards
  • Flex time, partial work-from-home (all WFH during Pandemic)
  • Headquarters in NE Oakville, with satellite office in Waterloo. This role can optionally be partially based in Waterloo
  • HO less than 1km from the QEW, walking distance to cafés and eateries

If people only knew the great stuff we do here. – Unsolicited quote from team member

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

  • C# and .NET Core 2.1 and 3.1 development experience with Entity Framework and the use of LINQ
  • Experience with upgrading solutiond from .NET 2.1 to .NET 3.1 where the solution is impacted with break changes
  • Strong experience with other Microsoft development tools including .NET frameworks
  • Experience building applications using Angular or ReactJS (nice to have)
  • Technical degree in Computer Science or Engineering at University or College level

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: C# 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 software product company, custom software development and IT professional services firm, based in Oakville and offices in New York and Waterloo. They are on the Branham300 List of Top Canadian ICT Companies four years in a row since 2016. Recently they have also ranked in the Growth500, Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies for two years.

Please include your resume. We’re searching for GTHA persons only.

Front-End Developer | Oakville

Front-End Developer | 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.

Front End Developer | Javascript – ReactJS | Senior or Intermediate level for a custom software development company in Oakville specializing in in mobile and web based product development.  They use open source development tools to build scalable solutions. You will architect and manage the development of new software applications. Potentially a customer facing role.

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
  • Role will be Remote for the foreseeable future, moving to Flexible Working Location when deemed safe to do so
  • Full Benefits
  • Cell phone plan reimbursement
  • Gym Membership reimbursement (or virtually any physical health activity)
  • Brand new modern office facing the QEW (open as needed)
  • 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 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.
  • 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

  • ReactJS and/or React Native
  • HTML5 / CSS3 / Bootstrap
  • MySQL 9nice to have)
  • 3 years experience with open-source development and technology foundations, and a pragmatic approach to using the right tool for the job
  • 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: FE Developer – Oakville

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

 

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