At Kinaxis, who we are is grounded in our common belief that people matter. Each one of us plays an important part in accomplishing our work, building our culture and making a global impact.
Every day, we’re empowered to work together to help our customers make fast, confident planning decisions. This is how we create a better planet – for each other, for our customers and for generations to come. Our cloud-based platform RapidResponse ensures that the products we need – everything from medicine and cars, to day-to-day items like toothpaste – make it to market and into our hands when we need them with minimal ecological footprint.
We make the world better, and you can too.
Platform, Application Server Developer, C#
Job location: our office in Ottawa, Canada
What you will do
Help transform RapidResponse into an extensible application platform by building APIs and scripting interfaces
Work with latest technologies to extend our SOA solution
Follow the best practices in software development - writing readable, loosely coupled code including unit and integration tests
Collaborate with product managers, architects, and the rest of the team in open-minded agile environment
What we are looking for
You have a ton of deep technical exposure on a variety of projects. While you have an appreciation for the front-end user facing technology, your passion lies with building the bedrock on which the rest of the solution lies. You appreciate that people other than yourself will need to maintain the code you produce so you strive for elegance and simplicity in every line of code you write. You love the “thorny” problems and dig into them with passion and persistence, while always keeping top of mind maintainability, scalability and extensibility. You are transparent in the work you do and encourage discussion and welcome different points of view so that ultimately the best design is implemented.
Experience developing complex, enterprise grade web applications
Post-secondary education where software design is a core competency of the program .e.g. Computer Science or equivalent.
Experience with C#/ASP.NET MVC
Knowledge of GIT
Strong analytical, teamwork and interpersonal skills
Solid understanding of design patterns and object-oriented programming
Experience in designing and implementing clean, scalable APIs
Highly Desired Skills and Knowledge:
Experience with full stack development
Experience with RESTful web services
React JS, ES6, CSS3
Experience with CI tools such as Jenkins
If you want to be a part of a team that challenges you, moves fast, improves constantly, and makes a difference, let’s talk.
What we have to offer
Challenging Work - We love solving highly complex problems. And as the global leaders in our industry, we never stop innovating—our work is never “done. That’s because across our teams and in all roles, every employee is empowered to bring their best ideas forward and to jump in and solve the problems they’re passionate about.
Great People - We take our work seriously, but we don’t take ourselves too seriously! It’s in our DNA to celebrate, laugh, and have fun. We are stronger, together, when we are open, honest, and above all, real. Every person is valued here and plays an important role in our shared success.
Global Impact - As a global team spanning continents, boundaries, and cultures, every day we are inspired by the impact our work has on our colleagues, our customers, our communities, and the world at large.
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion - Diversity, equity and inclusion are more than words to us. They are the guiding principles for building a culture where we celebrate each others’ differences, continuously strive for equality and recognize that inclusion makes us stronger as individuals, a company and a global citizen.