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API Developer

Alithya Canada Inc.

This is a Contract position in Toronto, ON posted April 30, 2021.

API Developer vancouver Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Please note that candidates must have an eligible work permit for Canada.

Do you want to experience the essence of a large organization in a company with a personal touch?

Come and work with us We are looking for creative, innovative, and collaborative people like you to join our team.

At the heart of Alithya’s values is the well-being of our employees and their families.

That’s why, we continue to follow the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations closely.

We remain close to you, while keeping our distance via Phone, Skype, Zoom or however you like.

Take your ambitions to the next level You will be working on leading edge microservice APIs, supporting employees and growing our digital footprint.

What you help build will be the underlying systems that help our team achieve better customer experiences.

The services you will build will need to be both performant and resilient.

You will be working as part of a friendly, agile team who helps each other tackle problems across all functions.

You will employ proven practices in development, security, accessibility and design to achieve the highest quality of service for our customers.

Make endpoints for frontend apps and other backend services to use/write wrappers for other API developers; Track the workflow as needed; Identify code problems, build solutions and complete code reviews with other developers; Maintain codebase and make improvements when necessary; Conduct logging, error reporting and analytics; Review accessibility as part of the development process; Collaborate with other teams to gather technical requirements to develop a solution; Ensure cohesive experience across multiple devices; Develop scalable solutions with performance and security in mind; Maintain the best security, reliability and performance practices; Assist and rapidly test solutions for the team.

Work with designers to help them understand possible technical restrictions; Understand what technologies other teams are using.

When it just clicks Does this sound like you?

Two (2) years of RESTful API development experience; 80/20 backend/frontend experience in previous roles; Hands on experience with RESTful API development and integration; Highly skilled backend developer; Experience: in architecture of microservices; with NodeJS; working with RESTful APIs; working in an Agile or Scrum environment; with Jira and ReactJS.

Familiar with: building and implementing unit and integration tests; Micro Service Architecture; accessibility (WCAG 2) proven methodologies.

Ability to build digital products that can be used by people with disabilities; Strong interpersonal, critical thinking, analytical and problem solving skills; Knowledge of database management and architecture; Languages required: English: 4/4 34251 WHERE YOU NEED TO BE Life at Alithya 37.5 hours per week; Opportunities to develop and grow your career; Work with diverse technologies, projects, clients and sectors; Spend your days in a creative and innovative environment; Share experience and knowledge as part of an agile and dynamic team; A great balance between work and personal life; Access to exciting educational opportunities (internal, conferences, events, courses, certifications, etc.); Personal recognition of your important professional contributions; Great cultural diversity across our teams.

Why join our team?

Because creativity, passion, integrity and wellness are the company’s core values, we are looking for people like you who are enthusiastic, innovative, open-minded, team players and eager to learn.

Working at Alithya is a chance to be part of an energetic, dynamic, and growing team of more than 2,000 professionals in Canada, the United States and France.

Our diverse practices and the extensive major projects entrusted to us by our prestigious clients allows us to offer many high growth potential opportunities to our employees in well-established technologies.

Alithya Group is an advocate for workforce diversity and as such, encourages the participation of women in management roles.

We belong to the 30% Club, which encourages women’s access to leadership positions.

Meet your co-workers We have made a video series about our employees called 1 minute, 1 career Meet Rowena, a Java Analyst Developer at the Digital Solutions Center in Montreal.

“What’s also great at Alithya is that we are exposed to a variety of technologies and this helps me add to my working portfolio.”