Software Developer II (at Jonas Fitness)

Nova Scotia
Hiring Local & Remote

Jonas Fitness, Inc. was created from the acquisition of the software, clients, billing services and other assets of Club Solutions by Fiserv, Inc. We are a division of Jonas Software, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise management software and billing solutions to a variety of industries, including golf and private club, fitness, sports and leisure, attractions, foodservice, construction and many more.

Jonas Software is the valued technology partner of over 40,000 customers worldwide in more than 15 countries. Jonas employs over 1,500 skilled individuals consisting of a cross-section of industry experts and technology professionals. Jonas is headquartered in Canada and also operates offices throughout North America, the United Kingdom, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and the Caribbean. Jonas is a 100% owned subsidiary of Constellation Software Inc., headquartered in Toronto and traded on the TSX (CSU.TO).

At Jonas Fitness, our vision is to be the branded global leader in fitness software and billing services. We strive every day to be recognized by customers and industry stakeholders as a trusted provider of "Software for Life" and as an ambassador for technology, product innovation, quality, and customer service.

POSITION

The software developer II is responsible for maintaining and enhancing industry leading suite of products from the Database through User Interface, with the ability to write clean code with scalability in mind. As a Software Developer II, you will participate in all areas of the software development life cycle including gathering and analyzing requirements, coding, debugging, and testing to ensure applications are accessible to a diverse user base and the solutions developed must be adaptable to various implementation/design scenarios. This requires a proven ability to articulate ideas and the ability to work closely with a development team to produce industry-leading solutions. Additionally, you must be able to work independently, create robust solutions and troubleshoot across all layers of the applications.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Take ownership of products

  • Break large stories into functional tasks

  • Gather and analyze requirements

  • Conduct root cause analysis of issues

  • Full lifecycle application development

  • Software analysis, code analysis, requirements analysis,

  • Software review, identification of code metrics, system risk

  • Objectoriented Design

  • Event Driven Architecture

  • Develop, test and implement new software features

  • Implement new software solutions

  • Evaluate and identify new technologies for implementation

  • Design and update MS SQL and PostgreSQL Database

  • Investigate and fix bugs

  • Maintain and improve the performance of software

  • Clearly communicate with management and team members

  • Test and maintain software to ensure strong functionality and optimization

  • Provide comprehensive support to internal customers; achieve resolution to outstanding problems or issues

  • Identify and recommend software improvements

  • Analyze user requirements and convert requirements into design documents

  • Participate in oncall rotation

  • Support, maintain and document software functionality

QUALIFICATIONS

The ideal candidate for this position will have a high sense of ownership, a service-oriented mentality, and will proactively escalate any issues that cannot be resolved within the established timeframes.

  • Experience in C# Programming

  • Experience with Visual Studio

  • Experience with CodeCommit, GIT Repositories, and GIT Flow

  • Understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle

  • Has the functional and technical skills to design, develop, test, implement and maintain C# and

     

    web applications and web services with SQL Server or PostgreSQL database connectivity, and other web technologies such as HTML, JavaScript, jQuery, XML, AJAX, Angular.

  • Working knowledge of WebSockets and Data Streaming using Kafka

  • Able to maintain and develop selfdocumenting, wellengineered and tested code based on the outlined business logic

  • Knowledge of .net platform

  • Effectively collaborate with peers to resolve defects

  • Interact with team members to plan and estimate development tasks

  • Continuously provide technical improvements to internal tools and libraries, as well as share best practices

  • Thorough understanding of theoretical concepts such as ObjectOriented Analysis and Design, Design Patterns

  • Ability to follow prescribed development standards and to work as a team player

  • Problemsolving abilities, and ability to pick up and adapt to new concepts quickly

  • Be able to participate in on call rotation.

  • Strong desire to continually expand knowledge, learn and adapt to new tools and technologies

  • Familiar with various design and architectural patterns

  • Working on large enterprise distributed systems

Preferred candidates will also meet the following criteria:

  • Experience and Knowledge of AWS Cloud Technologies

  • Prior experience with Agile development and iterative development methodologies. Scrum, Pair Programming, TDD, Unit Testing

  • Is easy to approach and works well with others

  • Involvement with the local development community; active in forums and/or newsgroups

  • Prior experience in the health and fitness industry

  • Prior experience building Service Oriented and Event Driven Architectures

  • Easily catches on to new technologies and concepts and can help others with them

More About Jonas Software:

Jonas Software is the leading provider of enterprise management software solutions to the Country and Golf Clubs, Foodservice, Construction, Fitness & Sports, Attractions, Salon & Spa, Education, Radiology/Laboratory Information Systems, and Product Licensing industries. Within these vertical markets, Jonas is made up of over 65 distinct brands, which are respected and leaders within their own domain.

Jonas’ vision is to be the branded global leader across the aforementioned vertical markets and to be recognized by customers and respective industry stakeholders as the trusted provider of ‘Software for Life’ and as an ambassador for technology, product innovation, quality, and customer service.

Jonas Software is the valued technology partner of over 60,000 customers worldwide in more than 30 countries. Jonas employs over 2,000 skilled individuals consisting of a cross-section of industry experts and technology professionals. Jonas is headquartered in Canada and also operates offices throughout North America, the United Kingdom, Europe, Australia New Zealand and Africa. Jonas is a 100% owned subsidiary of Constellation Software Inc., headquartered in Toronto and traded on the S&P/TSX 60.

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