Software Developer

Software Developer
Employment type: Full-time
City: Calgary
Last visit: 2014-09-25
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-09-25



Come join our team!

People First Philosophy - At Focus we believe our people are our strongest asset. Focus has numerous programs, policies and practices to support our philosophy.

Safety - Our safety program "Focus on Safety" is recognized as one of the top safety programs in Canada and provides our employees with the essential tools to understand the full importance of safety. For us, safety is a way of living, not just a way of working. Focus promotes safe living in all aspects of life.

Excellent Benefits - Focus offers a deluxe benefits package, including 100% legally required prescription drug coverage and 100% basic dental care. Our benefits also include short and long disability, life insurance, dependent life insurance, AD&D and Employee and Family Assistance.

Locations - With 20 offices across Western Canada including field, office and professional positions, there are opportunities for employment in most locations.

Career Advancement Opportunities - With a diversity of services in Geomatics, oil and gas, and municipal/provincial infrastructure areas there are opportunities for cross training as well as opportunities for promotions and transfers.

 Focus Corporation (now part of WSP Global) is a premier project delivery company, providing engineering and geomatics solutions to the energy, infrastructure, and land development sectors across Canada. Recognized as leaders in our field, our clients are some of the most recognized names in their industry and we partner with them to provide innovative solutions that will increase their business performance. At Focus, we recognize that our people are the key to our success; we strive to provide our employees with a positive experience as they grow and contribute to our organization. What makes us different?Opportunities to work on a wide range of diverse and challenging projectsRewards and Recognition that are designed to empower people with the options, resources and incentives they need to be successfulOngoing learning and development  that allows our employees to continue to be the best at what they doWe work where we play and our involvement in numerous local community support projects allows us to give back and make a difference Position overview Our IT Group provides a wide range of services across the organization, from operational to business services and is committed to delivering timely and valuable services to our internal clients. We are looking for a Software Developer who will bring his/her technical background and great customer service to our team. Reporting to the Developement Manager, you will be responsible for providing exceptaional customer service for our clients while working in a team environment. AccountabilitiesWSP|Focus’ Calgary office is seeking a highly motivated and experienced software developer to provide leading edge automation and design support for a key client.Design, develop, test, implement, and support of new and existing applications.Create reports using information from multiple data sources.Interact with various stakeholders to provide innovative technical solutions to problems.Produce solutions in compliance with published standards and methodologies.Provide estimates for assigned work.Communicate and document processes and solutions as required.Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in Computing Science/Engineering/Information Systems from an accredited institution.Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer and Service-Oriented Architecture Certified Professional certification is an asset.Application development experience with Visual Studio, C ASP.Net, and TFS.Web development experience with REST web services, WCF, JavaScript, AJAX, jQuery, HTML5, CSS3, and XML.Microsoft Office experience with Excel, Word, Access, Project, and VBA programming.Database experience with Microsoft SQL Server and Transact-SQL.Report design and creation experience using the Report Definition Language (RDL) and SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRSExperience with the following concepts and principles: test-driven development, object-oriented analysis and design, service-oriented architecture, and refactoring.Bentley AutoPLANT experience is an asset.SharePoint development experience is an asset.Willingness to learn in a fast-paced environment. Demonstrated success in working in a team. Dedication to a customer oriented focus.Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 

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Career Level: Experienced

Years of Relevant Experience: 2 Years

Education: Bachelors (Including Honours)

Industry: Energy , Oil and Utilities

Job Function: Technology and Digital Media