Staff Software Engineer

Staff Software Engineer

Development Id: 15290 - Permanent

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


Why work with our client?

  • Competitive rates
  • Centrally located
  • Transit accessible


Ideal Candidate

  • Be excited to work with talented, committed people in a fast-paced environment
  • Be passionate about energy consumption and making a difference in the world
  • Love developing great software -- some of your proudest moments involve GitHub
  • Be capable of prioritizing your work to adhere to a deliverable schedule and ensure successful delivery that exceeds expectations
  • Be ready, able, and willing to jump onto a call with a partner or customer to help solve problems
  • Have a strong eye for detail and quality of your code
  • Not be afraid to dig into hard problems, and enjoy experimenting to come up with simple, elegant solutions
  • Love for designing and developing high-volume, low-latency backend infrastructure
  • Have an analytical and agile mindset
  • Ability to deliver against several initiatives simultaneously as a multiplier


Top Skills Required

  • You are an experienced developer with 5-10 years of professional experience.
  • Expert in Java (Java 8+, Hibernate 5.X, Tomcat, Maven 3.x, Spring framework: Spring 5.X, spring-data, Spring-web, Spring-beans, etc.)
  • Excellent knowledge of Relational Databases (MySQL, PostgreSQL)
  • Experience in managing APIs to industry-accepted RESTful standards
  • Experience in providing the Technical design for the features considering function, non-functional, and operation requirements
  • Expertise in Microservices and SaaS
  • Demonstrable experience with writing unit and functional tests.
  • Expert in implementing security best practices and optimized database queries (SQLs)
  • Experience in laying out the architectural roadmap and managing the technical debt
  • Experience mentoring peers and leading technical teams through the decision making
  • BS/MS in Computer Science / Engineering, or demonstrable industry experience
  • 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.