Senior Developer

Halifax, Nova Scotia
Hiring Local

Gracenote, a Nielsen Company is presently looking for a Senior Software Developer to become part of our team in Halifax.

We’re looking for people with great programming skills that are quick learners, self-starters, and take ownership of their work. Our systems are largely built using client side frameworks such as Angular & React while the server implementations are mostly in Java / JVM languages and Go. We’re looking for smart, driven individuals that have experience working with a variety of technologies and tools.

IN THIS ROLE YOU WILL:

  • Write web, desktop and mobile applications from the ground up using popular industry frameworks (Spring, Angular, React, etc.) with some of today’s most popular languages (Java, Javascript, Python, Go, Scala, etc.)

  • Take on more responsibilities, each of the teams have additional roles available. From Quality Engineer, to Scrum Master, to DevOps.

  • Deploy your code to cutting-edge infrastructure: Docker orchestration with Kubernetes. Help design the backbone of our applications with AWS.

WHAT DO WE OFFER:

  • The chance to work independently alongside a highly skilled technical team allowing you to come up with your own ideas and implement them

  • A welcoming atmosphere that will instantly make you feel comfortable within our team oriented and fun environment

  • To be a part of a company that invests in programming tools that will make the development experience easier

  • Participate in a global team of developers on a daily basis with the potential for visiting international offices and attending industry conferences.

FOR THIS ROLE WE ARE LOOKING FOR INDIVIDUALS THAT HAVE:

  • A Computer Science degree or equivalent required

  • Experience working with the following technologies – Java and/or .NET, Angular, React, XML, Relational Databases and NOSQL

  • Experience with third party and open source tools such as Spring or Apache Kafka would be considered an asset

  • Exposure to functional programming concepts and patterns would be considered an asset

  • Ability and passion for learning new technology

  • Teamwork and team building skills that will contribute directly to team success on assigned projects

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