Calgary, Edmonton, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Vancouver

Area of expertise:

Software Engineering

Job Description

About the role

As a client-facing Xamarin developer, you’ll acquire domain knowledge in the client’s area of business focus. You’ll contribute suggestions and creativity to the team, and work with senior team members to validate design and implement decisions.

Day-to-day, you will:

1.      Develop application components and features with limited oversight

2.      Write high quality code for the mobile application for native and rich user experiences

3.      Deliver fully functional and tested cross platform mobile applications

4.      Estimate technical requirements and break down work to user stories and tasks

5.      Work with various teams including UX design and Backend teams

6.      Build, test, and deploy your code in the DevOps pipeline

7.      Adhere to project governance developed according to industry best practice

8.      Take and follow directions, ask questions, and raise risks

9.      Focus on building strong and lasting client relationships by doing right by the client


About you

You’re excited about the latest in mobile development, specifically in Xamarin. You have strong teamwork and interpersonal skills to facilitate interaction with team members and clients. You have the ability to learn and apply new technologies in a fast-paced environment.


Your technical and business skillset likely includes:

  • Tangible experience developing a mobile app with Xamarin.Forms, Xamarin.Android, Xamarin.iOS
  • You should be able to articulate what skills and technologies were used when developing a mobile app.


Necessary skills


Xamarin Forms




Navigation with multiple screens


Must have some combination, not necessarily all, of the following supporting technologies





Push Notifications


IoC / Dependency Injection

Custom Renderers

NUnit or similar unit testing framework

Connection to services: REST, HttpClient


Nice to Have

Agile Development

MVVM Frameworks: Prism, MVVM Cross, MVVM Lite, etc.

Graphics: SkiaSharp, OxyPlot, Infragistics, Telerik

You likely have a Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related education, as well as minimum of 3 years of strong mobile development

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About Avanade

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