Application Developer – Senior

  • Location: Edmonton, Alberta
  • Type: Fixed Term/Contract
  • Job #3646
Application Developer – Senior (4 Month Contract)
Location: Remote/ Edmonton, AB
Staffing Placement Opportunity


Responsibilities including but not limited to
  •  Liaise with business units and program areas to ensure solutions meet current and strategic ministry needs.
  •  Align development team to follow Application Architecture.
  •  Write code for the most complex Functional and Technical Designs with minimal defects.
  •  Define non-functional requirements (Performance, Availability, Portability, Recovery / Recoverability etc.).
  •  Assess technical impacts up front and recommend better ways of designing application to ease the development.
  •  Produce Technical Design, Database structure and Application Architecture for a new average to high complex application.
  •  Seek for the best technical design solution that respects budget and timeline. Advocate the re-use of existing components/frameworks.
  •  Innovate in providing better efficient ways to design application.
  •  Review Technical Designs from other developers and recommend optimization if necessary.
  •  Evaluate, with assistance, the quality of the product being delivered, and take action to improve situations.
  •  Assist/Execute performance/penetration tests and troubleshoot issues at the system level.
  •  Isolate root cause of issues and provide solution options/recommendations.
  •  Provide tracking and reporting of time and status on all work, as required.
  •  Contribute to the creation of the Application Lifecycle Planning.
  •  Identify and coordinate release schedules.
  •  Identify service requests and priorities with customers.
  •  Ensure planned releases remain on schedule.


Education and Skills
  • Must meet or exceed one of the following:
    •  University graduation in computer science or a related discipline and 4-yr Application Developer (AD) experience OR
    •  2-yr diploma in computer science or a related discipline and 6-yr AD experience OR
    •  1-yr certificate in computer science or a related discipline and 7-yr AD experience OR
    •  8-yr AD experience
  • Experience in designing, building, testing, deploying and supporting applications in an enterprise environment equivalent in size and complexity to the client.
  • Experience with software development processes, and all associated best practices, methods, standards, tools, and policies.
  • Experience writing and maintaining technical documentation.
  • Experience with unit testing, and test-driven development tools.
  • Experience and technical knowledge of Microsoft .NET Framework.
  • Experience and technical knowledge of Microsoft C#.
  • Experience developing in C# with Oracle’s ODP.NET product
  • Experience working with Oracle PL/SQL code modules


Note; This job opportunity is with a Microserve client. 


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