Junior (Jr.) Developer (Canada Summer Jobs 2020) – Online Job Market

Junior (Jr.) Developer (Canada Summer Jobs 2020)

SimplyCast Interactive Marketing Limited
Job Overview

SimplyCast.com, a leading provider of interactive marketing software and services for organizations worldwide, is seeking Junior (Jr.Developers (Canada Summer Jobs 2020)  to join its team located in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. 

About the Position 

Maintain software design consistency, aesthetics, and functionality of web application pages, communications systems, and data processing while collaborating with an amazing team! 

Benefits of Joining the Team 

  • An office culture that is one-of-a-kind — a happy team is a hard-working team. 
  • High focus on the health and wellness of our staff including flexible hours.
  • Competitive salaries and accelerated promotions for those who go above and beyond. 
  • Dedication to hiring students and new graduates; it keeps us feeling young.
  • Working in the heart of Silicon Dartmouth — the office is car, bike and bus friendly.
  • A kitchen that is stocked with free coffee, tea, and hot chocolate (we also provide snacks). 
  • A social committee that plans 3-4 fun events every year: paint ball, BBQs, bowling, and rock climbing have been done before. 
  • Four-day work week.

Job Responsibilities 

  • Be a growth agent. 
  • Maintain design consistency, aesthetic and functionality of web pages and transaction processing. 
  • Design, develop and maintain web based applications in PHP 5, MySQL 5 and JavaScript. 
  • Test and troubleshoot bug fixes.
  • Assist the Quality Assurance (QA) team as required.

Job Requirements (Nice-to-have)

  • Programming/development experience. 
  • Quality Assurance (QA) experience.
  • Operating system knowledge in Linux and/or Windows. Knowledge in Mac an asset. 
  • Knowledge of object-oriented programming and standard design patterns. 
  • Effective communications and documentation skills. 
  • Ability to take natural language requirements and transform them into technical specifications. 
  • Knowledge of version control such as GIT, SVN, Mercurial or Team Foundation Server. 
  • Programming experience with functional programming languages, artificial intelligence, queueing systems, C/C++, Node.js, Angular JS, HTML5, Restful APIs, XML, XHTML, AJAX, or JSON. 
  • Working in a console environment with VIM. 
  • Mobile development experience is an asset. 
  • Server management experience is an asset. 
  • Knowledge of ticket management systems such as Phabricator, Trac, Atlassian or RT. 
  • Experience editing Wikis such as MediaWiki or Phabricator. 
  • Project planning tools for UML design, diagramming, and general project management. 

SimplyCast is an equal opportunity employer. Our organization values the importance of diversity, fairness and trust. 

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 


About Simplycast

SimplyCast is an ISO 27001-certified, leading provider of interactive and multi-channel engagement software for organizations worldwide. Providing both emergency and non-emergency communication technology, SimplyCast offers 20+ communication tools and channels to help organizations maximize their efficiency. The company’s 360 Customer Flow Communication Platform is a feature-rich solution combining marketing automation, inbound marketing, and interactive communication. With customers in over 175 countries, including many of the most recognized brand names around the globe in retail, non-profit and hospitality industries, SimplyCast provides organizations the ability to effectively reach customers on their preferred mode of communication.

Job Detail
  • Experience0-2 Years
  • INDUSTRYTechnology