Sr. Software Developers/Architects

Sr. Software Developers/Architects
Employment type: Full-time
DAVID APLIN GROUP
City: Calgary
Last visit: 2014-05-15
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-05-15

Description:

Sr. Software Developer/Architect

Vancouver, BCDavid Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit a Senior Software Develper/Architect based in Vancouver.From Lynn Canyon Park to the Eagle Bluffs on Cypress Mountain, Vancouver offers stunning views and an unparalleled lifestyle. Our Vancouver client is offering this dream to the ideal candidate. If you are a Sr. Software Developer and interested in permanently relocating to Vancouver and possible temporary relocation to Bermuda this position is for you.Our client is seeking bright, interested and motivated Sr. Software Developers/Architects, keen to take on a technically and intellectually challenging position within their growing team in Vancouver. They have an extremely flat structure and you'll be at the front making decisions and making a difference from the start. Our client builds software from scratch, working right alongside the business to solve real-world problems. You will be responsible for every part of the software development life cycle, from conceptual design to implementation, deployment, and maintenance. You will be involved in all of this work as part of a closely knit and collegial team. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who thrives under pressure and a front office environment and who would like to participate in the design, development and deployment of the firm's next-generation trading platform. Working within the Trading Technology team provides exposure to multiple teams across the firm and an excellent overview of the entire investment management process.The Role:Full software lifecycle development, from business analysis and requirements gathering, to implementation, testing, delivery and support, also including stakeholder and project management; familiarity with the Agile software development process would be beneficial Architecting and developing software throughout the stack to solve complex technical challenges using the aforementioned Microsoft technologies Collaborating on design discussions, code reviews and technical presentations Researching, evaluating, and facilitating the adoption of new technologies and best practices Taking ownership of building their own career path, with appropriate guidance and mentorship, by expanding their responsibilities according to their abilities, interests, and capacity This role will require temporary relocation (1-3 months) to Bermuda towards the start of employment, as well as subsequent occasional travel to Bermuda. The Ideal Candidate:A record of outstanding academic achievement and a track record of excellence in professional endeavors 5+ years of software development experience, within an enterprise environment and experience working on mission-critical systems Advanced knowledge and experience with the Microsoft enterprise technology stack: C WCF, WPF, VS.NET, SQL Server 2012 Strong interpersonal skills and a desire to work alongside business teams to shape the client experience A passion for technology, a strong commitment to technical excellence, and a keen interest in researching and implementing best practices to guide our firm's technical direction A high attention to detail and a need to take pride in their work Creativity and insight when designing solutions to business problems Financial experience or certifications (ideally)If you are interested in this amazing opportunity, please send me an updated copy of your resume and a brief description as to why you believe you are best suited for this position.

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Paul Farkas, National Practice Leader, Aplin Information Technology (pfarkas@aplin.com We thank all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.WE APPRECIATE YOUR INTEREST IN DAVID APLIN GROUP.If this is your first introduction to us, we invite you to become one of our satisfied candidates. David Aplin Group has been Canadian owned since 1975. Our professional consultants are passionate about helping you find a fulfilling job or career and ensuring your complete satisfaction with our process. Our proven track record, nearly 4 decades long, is largely due to our team of highly skilled and successful specialists. Through superior service and a commitment to long-term relationships, we provide deep specialization in core areas for complete recruiting and HR solutions across Canada - all from one source. We look forward to exceeding your expectations!Learn more about David Aplin Group and view all of our current job opportunities, career tips, and tools at www.aplin.com.

Career Level: Experienced

Years of Relevant Experience: Any

Industry: Computer Software

Job Function: Technology and Digital Media