Sr. Java Developer

Our Digital & Technology team wakes up every day with one goal in mind – to connect Canadians to the people and things that matter most. Collectively, we’re proud to support 30 million Canadians each month.


We manage a robust portfolio that champions the leading edge of technology and media. We drive projects that expand connectivity to underserved communities from coast-to-coast-to-coast; build and enhance our fixed broadband network to provide high-speed Internet, TV and Smart Home Monitoring; and support our world class wireless network, offering our customers Canada’s largest and most reliable 5G network. As the Digital & Technology team, we are building our tomorrow, today.


Come play a key role in building the future of innovation in Canada, Let’s make your possible.


Do you enjoy working on high-scale, complex, and high visibility projects and programs?  If yes, consider the following opportunity:


Server Side Developers are responsible for server-side development of next generation products and services. The role handles all the development tasks of building services, system interfaces, and/or user interfaces


Key Responsibilities/Job Functions:

  • Responsible for the technical / systems analysis, design, development, unit testing, system integration testing, implementation and support of software applications, using existing and emerging technology platforms. Role includes custodian of the established architecture assuring that documented standards and procedures are adhered to and ensure the smooth interpretability of the applications. 
  • Collaborating with IT Platform Management, work with the business/BSA to obtain the necessary clarity of the requirements at a function point context. Work with project managers, sponsors and other stakeholders to develop and plan technical strategies, agree upon project priorities and deliver applications that support business requirements. Also responsible for the Systems integration testing of applications prior to code release to Quality Assurance. 
  • Responsible for writing new systems of moderate complexity, working with basic application designs and specifications, utilizing standard procedures and techniques.
  • Lead and Coordinate the development of design requirements, designs, unit and system integration tests, perform code reviews, document and implements systems and programs.
  • Provides application and user support, troubleshooting, application testing, system integration testing and post-implementation review of new/changed applications. Reviews release notes and other relevant documentation.  
  • Applications Development professionals are responsible for working with their managers to assure their own continuing professional development for both technical and soft skills and that of their teams.  At the more senior levels, application developers are expected to train others, participate in company and industry working groups, and encourage learning, sharing culture that supports development of innovative and effective business solutions. 
  • Applications Development professionals will develop a thorough understanding of the businesses they support along with well-developed people and project management skills. They may apply these skills either within a narrow business focus or broadly across the firm.

Core Skills: 

  • A university degree in computer science or equivalent education
  • 4-6 years of experience using Java/J2EE, Rest/Soap Web services, SpringBoot, Git, Maven, Nexus, Bitbucket, Artifactory
  • 2-4 years of experience with Databases for both relational and NoSQL databases (Oracle, Cassandra, MongoDB, Postgres)
  • Understanding of Docker, Play/Akka, Cassandra, ElasticSearch, Kibana, Azure, Jenkins, Nginx, and Unix preferred
  • Experience in creating prototype designs for a product very rapidly with a wide range of techniques.
  • Experience with Agile tools and Methodologies (e,g - Atlassian suite)
  • Understanding and knowledge with utilizing/implementing operational tools such as Dynatrace, Datadog, Splunk, PagerDuty, etc.
  • Strong organizational and estimation skills
  • Operates with minimal supervision and performs moderate to difficult technical tasks independently
  • Excellent Team Player and acts as mentor in own area
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Has functional knowledge of multiple applications
  • Incorporates risk planning and mitigation into work efforts.   
  • Proven experience facilitating collaborative processes

Other Qualifications:

  • Strong business acumen
  • Extends understanding of business and IT strategies, drivers, and processes at the project to department level.
  • Extends awareness of risks associated with application development and of potential impacts within IT, the business, and or the firm's reputation.
  • Strong interpersonal skills to interact with the customer and team members
  • Can work on multiple medium to large sized projects
  • Good presentation skills to be able to present during demo sessions
  • understanding of entire development cycle, from concept to deployment and monitoring is a bonus


Schedule: Full time

Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 8200 Dixie Road (101), Brampton, ON 
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Technology & Software Development
Requisition ID: 273065
At Rogers Digital, our team doesn’t shy away from big ideas – we bring them to life. We work tirelessly to deliver the best user experiences (period) and build amazing self-serve experiences that our customers want to use. We are customer-obsessed agents of change and are committed to innovation and creating effortless experiences for customers and frontline employees. We use cutting-edge tools and technologies to solve critical and complex problems with award-winning solutions. Our work impacts millions of customers everyday. At Rogers Digital, we’re looking for people who embrace change, take risks, and push boundaries. Learn more about our team and our work @
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment
Posting Notes:  Digital & Technology 





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Being a Rogers team member comes with some great perks & benefits including:

· Health & well-being benefits
· Donation matching
· Paid time off for volunteering
· Wealth Accumulation including: Pension plan & Employee stock options
· Generous employee discounts
· Leadership development, Mentorship, and Coaching programs

*available for full-time and part-time permanent employees, some restrictions apply

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