Senior Software Developer

Location: Edmonton, AB
Date Posted: 17-05-2018
We're looking for a Senior Software Developer to join an industry leading software development team which develops SaaS based financial software for Small Business and serves an available market of 800 million small businesses worldwide. This person will have the unique opportunity to be a part of a new Development Team in Edmonton. Relocation will be covered for this role. 
We’ll look to this developer as a key leader in determining the roadmap, making technology decisions and developing the team.
  • Architecting and developing web, software, mobile apps, prototypes, or proofs of concepts (POC’s)
  • Leading the gathering of functional requirements, developing technical specifications, and project & test planning
  • Acting as the technical subject matter expert: Mentoring fellow developers, demonstrating technical expertise, and leading a small team solving challenging programming and design problems
  • Roughly 60% hands-on coding
  • Generate technical documentation and PowerPoint presentations to communicate architectural and design options, and educate development teams and business users
  • Resolve defects/bugs during QA testing, pre-production, production, and post-release patches
  • Work cross-functionally with various Intuit teams including: product management, QA/QE, various product lines, and/or business units to drive forward results
  • Demonstrate a passion for developing well architected, elegant, web and/or mobile apps
  • Experience with Agile Development, SCRUM, or Extreme Programming methodologies
  •  10+ years experience designing and developing web, software, or mobile applications
  • Strong leadership experience: Leading meetings, presenting, technical go to person, and cross-functional leader
  • BS/MS in computer science or equivalent work experience
  • Expertise with  the following Object Oriented Languages (OOD): Java/J2EE, Python, or sometimes C++
  • Expertise with the entire Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • 3+ years experience with web services (consuming or creating) with REST or SOAP
  • Excellent communication skills: Demonstrated ability to explain complex technical issues to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Expertise in the Software design/architecture process
  • Expertise with unit testing & Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Business Acumen - strategic thinking & strategy development
  • Building strong teams - set and evangelize vision, facilitative leadership, attract and retain key talent
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