Full Stack Web Developer

Silvacom Ltd, 201 - 4723 52 Ave NW, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Req #4
Friday, February 2, 2024

Like a challenge? We're a team oriented, results focused, strengths-based company who invest in our business, people, and our community. We get to tackle meaningful and exciting work to support our amazing resource sector by providing professional services to private and public sector organizations. We use design, innovation and creativity to help our clients solve real-world problems. 

Silvacom is an award-winning company and one of Canada’s Top Small & Medium Employers and Alberta’s Top 75 Employers. At Silvacom, Corporate Social Responsibility is a part of our company fabric. We are socially accountable, to ourselves, our stakeholders, and the public.

We like to work-hard, play-hard and enjoy fantastic company events like:

  • Video Game Night
  • Bacon Breakfast
  • Family Picnic
  • Awards Night
  • Public Skating
  • Escape Room events
  • Pizza Day
  • K-100 Relay Race
  • Halloween Party
  • Chili Cook Off
  • Christmas Gift Exchange

We also offer:

  • Medical/vision/dental benefits
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Company sponsored RRSP plan
  • Fresh snacks and Starbucks coffee
Are you obsessed with great web applications? Do you love building and improving new tools to help people? Then join our Applications Development and Services (ADS) team as a Full Stack Web Developer!
 
Silvacom CS (www.silvacomcs.com) creates cloud-based geospatial solutions to help clients improve their processes and empower their organizations. We also specialize in application development and modernization – we can build a complete solution from the ground up, work with clients to update their legacy applications or augment their teams to inject industrial-strength geospatial functionality into their applications.

The Role
 
As a Web Developer with our ADS team, you can put your passion to practice and focus on the creation, deployment, and operation of state-of-the-art web applications, working closely with other developers and team members on a variety of challenging projects.

The Ideal Candidate:
  • Is passionate about creating, deploying, and improving web applications.
  • Results-oriented and efficient; good analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Works effectively in an agile, collaborative team of developers, designers, business analysts, and testers.
  • Adaptable – can work in a dynamic environment with both short-term and long-term projects.
  • Is self-motivated and versatile enough to work in a team setting, or independently without constant supervision. 
  • Applies initiative and creativity when approaching challenges.
  • Can communicate effectively within a development team and with clients.
  • A focus on service with clients, both internal and external.
  • Has high attention to detail and commitment to quality.
  • Welcomes being challenged and pushed professionally. 
  • Takes an active interest in the company.
Required Experience:
  • Post-secondary education in an IT-related field is required. 
  • Minimum 4 years web development and deployment experience, focusing on a backend technology stack in a cloud environment, such as:
    • Java with Spring and Hibernate frameworks
    • SQL database structures and syntax
    • Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure
    • Docker / Kubernetes
  • Frontend web development experience, which technologies such as: 
    • JavaScript, HTML, CSS 
    • Angular, React
Desired Experience: 
  • Understanding of continuous integration (CI), continuous deployment (CD), and Infrastructure as code (IaC) methodologies and tools, such as
    • GitHub, GitLab, Jenkins, Bamboo
    • Ansible, Terraform, AWS CDK
  • Experience with engineering secure web applications for high volume and availability.
  • Experience with indexing and search engines, such as Elasticsearch and Lucene
  • Experience with automated and manual quality assurance methods
  • Experience with performance and error monitoring
  • Knowledge and experience creating web enabled geospatial using technologies such as:
    • Esri ArcGIS technologies and frameworks
    • Python scripting
Location:
Edmonton, Alberta (hybrid work model – work from home and office)


Compensation:
 
We offer competitive compensation commensurate with abilities, a medical/vision/dental package, a Flexible Spending Account (FSA), and a company-sponsored RRSP plan, as well as no end to challenging opportunities! Training opportunities to learn new technologies and development skills. 
Seem like a good fit?
 
Come build your career with us! We are an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If you are selected for an interview, you will be contacted by a Silvacom Recruiter with an @silvacom.com email directly from our organization.

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