Intermediate Software Developer
Calgary

About the Company

From humble beginnings in the mid ‘90s, CanaDream has steadily grown into one of the largest RV rental and sales business in Canada. It’s been a long road… but there’s no shortage of those in Canada and we’ve enjoyed the ride!

At CanaDream, we believe that Canada is our product and a road trip in our RV is the most perfect way to experience our beautiful Provinces and Territories. We are a Cast of experienced, passionate and dedicated people and our market leading brand position has been achieved through a combination of investments in experienced Cast across all our locations, with unique build RV floor plans, proprietary technology, continual investment and a fleet of over 1300 modern RV’s with an additional 500 previously experienced units available for sale.

In 2017, CanaDream became part of the Apollo Tourism & Leisure Group, which is a global RV rental & sales specialist with a large portion of the Australian and New Zealand market and a growing base across the UK and Europe. The roads we are exploring continue to expand!

In Canada we have RV Guest and Sales locations that can be found in the major cities: Calgary and Edmonton (Alberta), Vancouver (British Columbia), Whitehorse (Yukon), Toronto (Ontario), Montreal (Quebec) and Halifax (Nova Scotia).

Calgary is a location of choice for our Guests who are looking to explore the awe-inspiring mountains, glaciers and turquoise lakes of Banff and Jasper national park.

CanaDream’s culture is based on being “Happy to”. In every corner we seek positivity and teamwork; working together to put our Guests at the centre of everything. CanaDream Cast work hard and enjoy the ride… collaboration and fun are at the core of our business.

In return we offer competitive salary, discretionary bonus, additional incentives, growth opportunities, staff discounts, education assistance and comprehensive onthe job training.

Your future at CanaDream is limited only by your imagination and you have the unique opportunity to make history as part of the CanaDream success story.

Take a look for yourself here….and find out what we do. You can also find us on multiple social channels: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Flickr.

What we are looking for:
We are seeking an intermediate software developer with a robust software development background in multiple different environments and programming languages. We are looking for someone who is driven, curious and possesses a problem-solving mindset to seek out pertinent information from others. The successful incumbent will embrace continuous learning and keep up-to-date with the fast-paced changes made to PHP and Laravel frameworksand the 75+ open source third party software used by our applications.

You will be responsible for the following:

  • Designing, coding, and testing major features to deliver complex changes
  • Defining, designing, and implementing, multi-tiered object-oriented distributed software applications
  • Fixing defects, debugging, testing and adding features to our in-house developed software
  • Maintaining and modifying existing applications
  • Performing maintenance and custom programming for existing version of our in-house computer system
  • Updating CRM functionalities and serve as a consultant to help the sales teams improve the effectiveness of their sales activities
  • Providing design documents and documentation to ensure efficient maintenance and code reuse
  • Providing technical support for in-house developed software used by all the departments at every location
  • Ensuring the functionality, performance, scalability, reliability, realistic implementation schedules and system architecture for each assignment
  • Interacting with key partners and internal users regarding timelines, technical issues, and infrastructure integration
  • Ensuring work progress to schedule and keep internal staff members informed of each project’s progress
  • Providing recommendations for improvements in the overall development process of software applications
  • Staying current with trends, techniques, technology and other factors impacting the job
  • Actively participating in team meetings and offering recommendations /ideas on design projects
  • Monitor the functionality of in-house applications
  • Consulting with our Senor Software Architecture for requirements that would cause a significant change to core components
  • Ensuring the timely maintenance of Microsoft SQL Server databases
  • Other duties as required.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science preferable
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in requirements analysis, design, coding and unit testing
  • Familiarity with the technical aspects of the operating systems like Windows 10, Windows Server 2016+ and to a lesser extent, Linux (Ubuntu 18. 0 and more recent+)
  • A solid understanding of the HTTP, REST, JSON is also a must
  • Work experience in object-oriented design methodology and application development
  • Knowledge of the Delphi programming language is a definite asset
  • Proven experience with Microsoft SQL Server as a T-SQL developer and database administrator
  • Good experience writing HTML/CSS web pages
  • Experience with JavaScript and AngularJS is desirable
  • Ability to effectively communicate technical concepts to other technical and non-technical staff members
  • Demonstrated aptitude for learning new technologies
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills as well as presentation skills
  • Excellent teamwork and team building skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet set deadlines
  • Superior time management skills, multitasking skills, and the ability to prioritize tasks with minimal supervision
  • Ability to follow through and complete overlapping projects
  • High level of critical and logical thinking, analysis, and/or reasoning to identify underlying principles, reasons, or facts
  • High degree of resourcefulness, flexibility, and adaptability
  • Ability to make timely and effective decisions and will have full control on the applications functionality and how to implement new business requirements
  • Positive attitude to effectively handle software application supporting a huge number of undocumented business requirements
  • Mathematical/Logical Reasoning.

If you would enjoy working in a company that values integrity, truth, and ongoing self-improvement, we would love to hear from you.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to Racquel Daley at employment@canadream.com. This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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Please submit your resume and cover letter to employment@canadream.com

This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.