Software Developer (Intermediate)

  • 10-Jul-2016

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Software Developer (Intermediate) Long Tail Ventures - Winnipeg, MB As a key member of Long Tail Ventures’ team, the role’s primary responsibility will be to ensure that solutions or requirements are researched and implemented within a scalable multi-tier environment. The position will also work closely with management and development teams to ensure that systems align with overall strategy/vision. We’re looking for an intermediate to senior level developer with an appetite to learn and expand their skills and knowledge. The successful candidate will realize business goals by working with the design, development, and implementation of elegant end-to-end solutions. Requirement is candidate must reside in Winnipeg/surrounding areas. Core responsibilities: • Develop and deploy systems within defined long-term principles and vision • Evaluate technologies and tools for suitability to business goals and delivery capabilities • Work closely with the lead developers and architects to learn and understand overall architectural vision and principles • Design and deploy systems that can scale to support exponential growth with no loss of system responsiveness or capacity • Design and/or deliver processes to measure end-to-end system performance, and be able to act on performance issues • Communicate development technology roadmaps to customers and management, investor, and development teams • Define and work towards timetables for researching, developing, and deploying systems and services • Define development and release processes and standards (including unit, functional, and client acceptance testing) • Work effectively as a development team member • Detect, report, and resolve any issues or failures • Establish a good working relationship with management to ensure that issues are escalated in a timely and appropriate manner Qualifications: • Proven ability to translate business requirements to developed products, systems and results • CS degree with 3+ years of experience in a lead role that involved in coding and development • Demonstrated ability work well within technical teams as well as independently • Strong communication, collaboration, and interpersonal skills. • Is driven by efficiency at all levels: from high-level architectures to automated promotion procedures • Applies innovation at all times • Able to quickly learn and master new technologies and frameworks • Thrives in an agile, fast-paced environment • Is able to work on-site as a key member of a local team • Has worked closely with architects to understand and implement their vision • Is familiar with architectural principles and frameworks, such as TOGAF and Zachman Required Experience: • AWS Cloud: EC2, S3, RDS, Route53, ElastiCache • LAMP: Linux, MySQL, Memcached, PHP • Agile • Scrum • SVN • jQuery While Important, Not Required: • Experience with distributed database architectures (NoSQL solutions such as: MongoDB, CouchDB, Cassandra, etc.) Contact: To apply for the position please email your CV or resume & cover letter to: Robert Langtry SVP, Business Development, Marketing & Product rlangtry@longtailpartners.com