Country:

Canada

Cities:

Halifax

Area of expertise:

Software Engineering

Job Description

Are you ready to build with Avanade as a Senior Java Back-End Developer? The Avanade Engineering Hub supports employees that want to develop a long-lasting journey of growth, challenges, development, and friendships.  

   

The Buzz Around the Hubs   

Avanade's latest initiative is to build "hubs" forambitious, innovative, andpassionateindividuals that are driven to enhance their day-to-day and re-imagine how to build and deliver solutions. The hubs are strategically established offices in the heart of 4 downtown cities across the U.S (UNITED STATES) and Canada.  

   

We want to create a collaborative, fun, andchallengingwork community that you can call your own. The Hubs are comprised of an elite group of software engineers, creatives, and designers to provide exceptional products to a diverse clientele.  

 

What Are We Building? 

A community that you can call home. 

A physical presence in the communities of Toronto, Vancouver and Halifax will allow for a hybrid work model in a modern workplace, connecting with clients and colleagues for meetings and creative brainstorming.  

 

A creative space to explore, learn, grow, and share. 

Support a variety of clients in different industries, share knowledge and best practices with your local and broader practice across the U.S. and Canada.   

 

An everlasting chance for opportunities and professional development. 

A personal Career Advisor is assigned to support your present and future success throughout your exciting journey at Avanade. Tools and resources are available at your fingertips, including Accenture's learning library on the latest projects and technologies.  

 

A success story for our clients. 

We challenge ourselves to deliver exceptional client experiences.  
 

What is your role?  
An ideal candidate is an expert Java Back-EndDeveloper with a minimum of 5-7 years of experience in designing and delivering complex enterprise projects. Financial Services experience is nice to have. We take tremendous pride in creating the best bespoke software for our clients and are thrilled that our team continues to learn and grow together.  
 

We would like you to: 

  • Be part of a large, dynamic team delivering Java Spring backends for high profile financial services projects  

  • Play one of various roles on the team, ranging from Team Lead to Technical Expert, as required by the project 

  • Design and develop high-performance, security-focused, and robust APIs 

  • Integrate with other backend systems  

  • Have a solid understanding of agile software development teams and processes  

  • Contribute actively to the design, coding, integration, testing and deployment of high-quality deliverables.   

  • Conduct code reviews and suggest areas for refactoring and improvement  

  • Have a keen eye for identifying improvement opportunities, and the skill to get buy-in and ensure implementation  

  • Interface with multiple local and remote teams, both business and technical  

   

We would like you to have at least: 

  • 7+ years of experience with Java development and design (J2EE)  

  • 2+ years of experience with frameworks like Spring, Spring MVC, Spring Boot  

  • 2+ year of experience of working with databases (SQL, Oracle, or MongoDB)  

  • 2+ years of experience with RESTful APIs  

   

You will need to know: 

  • Agile processes and ceremonies  

  • GIT  

  • Continuous Integration   

  • Test-Driven Methodologies  

 
 

Avanade Perks & Benefits  
Alternative Work Week (AWW): 

We embrace the mindset and behavioral shifts, maximizing the opportunity for you to find the right work life balance by opting in to work a flexible work week.  

 

Extended Benefits (EB): 

Our EB program provides you with an annual discretionary allowance to assist with work efficiency, support your work/life balance and reinforce our commitment to a positive work environment.  

 

Making a Genuine Human Impact: 

Avanade Cares! We get involved in the community through a range of corporate citizenship programs, including STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) scholarships, our Tech for Social Good programs and paid volunteering time.  

 

Professional Development:   

Avanade reserves a minimum of 80 hours towards self-development per year for each employee by providing access to a variety internal training programs across all the Talent Communities.  

 

Plus, an Employee Share Purchase Plan & RRSP (Registered Retirement Savings Plan), Health Benefits, Paid Time Off, and more. 

 

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About Avanade

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital, cloud and advisory services, industry solutions and design-led experiences across the Microsoft ecosystem. Every day, our 56,000 professionals in 26 countries make a genuine human impact for our clients, their employees and their customers. 


We have been recognized as Microsoft’s Global SI Partner of the Year more than any other company. With the most Microsoft certifications (60,000+) and 18 (out of 18) Gold-level Microsoft competencies, we are uniquely positioned to help businesses grow and solve their toughest challenges.


We are a people first company, committed to providing an inclusive workplace where employees feel comfortable being their authentic selves. As a responsible business, we are building a sustainable world and helping young people from underrepresented communities fulfil their potential. 


Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com