Senior Software Developer (Open to Remote across Canada)

by Info-Tech Research Group

Position Type: Full-time
Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Oct 03, 2021
Info-Tech Research Group

Job Description


Senior Software Developer (Open to Remote across Canada) 



Join a dynamic Application Development team with a department that cares about the growth of their employees! We offer technology training, impactful projects, an engaging young culture, and the opportunity to benefit from our own IT research expertise.

This position is backend centric with minimal responsibilities for frontend support. Our stack is built with Ruby on Rails, MySQL, and JavaScript frameworks. No experience with Ruby on Rails is required. We are open to hire exceptional candidates across Canada!

Major Responsibilities: 

  • Build, test, and support the development of web software applications and internal tools
  • Within our Agile framework, partner with your team to understand, prioritize, and deliver solutions; collaborate across teams and disciplines to identify and resolve issues; and review and complete projects
  • Be proactive: find and address areas of technical concern
  • Contribute to Agile ceremonies for prioritizing, understanding & estimating
  • Participate and flex your experience clarifying stakeholder requirements
  • Mentor your peers and contribute to code reviews
  • Research and prototype solutions
  • Author stories with appropriate technical solutions 
  • Develop an understanding of our business and its processes in order to enhance the quality of your solutions
  • Promote the use of design patterns and best practices 
  • Kaizen: support the growth of our Agile practices 

 Education and Experience:  

  • Diploma or degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum 6 years of experience in a professional software development role
  • Experience supporting/mentoring junior/intermediate developers
  • Comfortable developing in an Agile product development framework
  • Development experience with an MVP style framework

Must Have Skills: 

  • Backend Development
    • Experience developing relational database solutions
    • SQL authoring and optimization
  • Frontend Development
    • Some experience with HTML 5, CSS3, JavaScript, and JS frameworks
  • Ability to communicate technical details
  • Use of source control
  • Maintain focus on priority, and deliver solutions appropriate to requirements

Nice to Have: 

  • Experience with Ruby and/or Ruby on Rails
  • Experience with Salesforce integration
  • Exposure to AWS tools & services

 ITRG is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other legally protected factors. To that end, upon request, ITRG will ensure, to the extent possible, that accommodation be made available to applicants throughout the recruitment and hiring process. 




6 years: Software Development