Senior Software Engineer (Backend)

Senior Software Engineer (Backend)

Development Id: 14852 - Permanent

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking a Senior Software Engineer (Backend) to join our client in Vancouver, BC.


Why work with our client?

  • Competitive rates
  • Centrally located
  • Transit accessible



  • Design, develop, deliver, and maintain features and applications that enable real estate decisions for professionals. 
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders – including Product Owners regarding user stories, acceptance criteria, the definition of done, and other program-related decisions.
  • Develop solutions that are of high quality, scalable, cloud-based, reliable, and reusable
  • Optimize our developer toolchain to support instant provisioning of new services and infrastructure, fully automate deployment, and minimize development friction.
  • Design and operationalize data pipelines using advanced data architectures deployed on Amazon Web Services. A few examples of technologies we work with on a daily basis: AWS technologies, Microservices architecture, Docker containers, ElasticCache with Redis, Jenkins CI/CD, Java, NodeJS, Python, Rails ... etc.
  • Work collaboratively in an Agile/Scrum team to plan and execute at high velocity, and across teams throughout the organization to reuse existing components and architect shared functionality
  • Investigate and prototype technologies that can be leveraged to introduce new innovations in meeting business and customer goals
  • Participate in process improvement initiatives to improve the quality and timeliness of deliverables with high predictability
  • Work in a product development process that is primarily Agile/Scrum


Top Skills Required

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field, or equivalent professional experience
  • Back-End development – you can understand and build flexible and scalable backend systems to meet the emerging needs of the business. 
  • The building complex, robust, and highly scalable production applications.
  • Experience with Java, Node.js.  PHP, Python, or Ruby on Rails is a bonus.
  • Database systems, relational and/or NoSQL
  • TDD and test automation. 
  • Delivering high value to customers quickly, frequently, with regular feedback and support
  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada


Why work with us?

  • Build a long-term relationship with an experienced recruitment expert
  • Access to the ‘hidden’ job market – opportunities across Canada that aren’t posted on job boards
  • Get a high-level understanding of market dynamics affecting your industry
  • Gain insight into the culture of the company you’re applying for before submitting your profile


About Us

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters provides contract and permanent IT recruitment services to employers across Canada. We have a specialized approach to recruiting, segmenting our recruitment teams into specialty practice areas focusing on Development, PMO, Infrastructure and BI/CRM/ERP skill sets.

This approach enables our recruiters to become specialists; they know the market and work hard to understand each candidates’ capabilities, goals, career ambitions and quickly present them with the best possible opportunities.  We are committed to helping candidates develop their careers and to helping our clients grow their business and complete important projects successfully.


We create opportunities for IT Professionals to empower business.