Sr. Services Developer (Back End)

Date: May 15, 2021

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize their dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuel us, and moments define us.


As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are temporarily working from home.

Come play a key role in building the future of Digital! Everyone wants to be part of a transformational team – and that’s exactly what we’re building at Rogers Digital. A team that innovates and a team that wins.


At Rogers Digital we are committed to creating and growing teams that are digital-first, fast-moving and bold-thinking and are focused on delivering impact with everything they do.


Not only is our business strong, but so is our culture. We genuinely care about each other and working in an environment that allows each of us to bring our best authentic selves to work. That starts with our firm commitment to a diverse, inclusive and safe workplace.


We’re looking for a Sr. Services Developer to join the team.


Services Developers are responsible for backend development of next generation products and services. The role handles all the development tasks of building services, system interfaces, and/or user interfaces
You will work with the business stakeholders and frontend developers to shape the systems that will fuel our digital presence.  The successful candidates will be part of a fast-paced development team responsible for delivery of an exceptional online customer experience. 

What you will do…

  • 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. 
  • Work in waterfall and agile hybrid environment.
  • Work with Project Managers, Product Owners, BSA, and other stakeholders to develop technical strategies and contribute to detailed project plans based on agreed upon project priorities.
  • Work closely with Architects and development manager for project and solution design. Accountable for tracking individual change request life cycle from scope through deployment (Participate in All SDLC Phases).
  • Provide detailed estimation of application change requests.
  • Responsible for writing reliable and robust web services that response in low numbers of milliseconds.
  • Perform code review.  Working closely with other team members to establish a code quality processes and other best practices for delivery, code control and sustainability
  • Will be part of a scrum team.  Participate in daily standup, story pointing, retrospectives, and other agile ceremonies with scrum master.
  • Provide application support, troubleshooting, application testing, system integration testing and post-implementation review of new/changed applications. Reviews release notes and other relevant documentation.  
  • Investigate production issues.  Ensuring proper logging and monitoring are in place. 
  • Will be part of product lifecycle and product delivery managemen


What you will bring…

  • A university degree in Computer Science, Computer engineering or a related discipline.
  • 6+ years of experience using Java, Spring Boot, REST Web Services
  • 3+ years of experience with Databases for relational and NoSQL databases (e.g. PostgreSQL, Cassandra, Cosmos DB)
  • 3+ years working in agile scrum environments
  • Strong industry experience in designing and developing scalable production quality REST APIs.
  • Excellent knowledge of version control (e.g. git, github) and build tools (e.g. Jenkins)
  • Experience with Agile tools and Methodologies (e,g. - Atlassian suite)
  • Understanding and knowledge with utilizing/implementing operational tools such as Datadog, Dynatrace, PagerDuty, etc.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, with good verbal and written skills.
  • 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
  • Prior experience with cloud technologies (Docker, Artifactory, Azure, AWS) preferred.
  • Understanding/Knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript (Angular), NGINX is a plus.

Here’s what you can expect in return:


  • A competitive salary and benefits that include access to our Employee Share Accumulation Program, Retirement Benefits and a variety of other perks including 50% off Rogers services and Blue Jays tickets
  • A manager who deeply cares about your development and long-term career at Rogers
  • A team that trusts and wants to win together
  • Smart and accomplished colleagues who are focused on both the “what” and the “how”
  • Flexibility to work from home even after the pandemic ends
  • Your choice of hardware and software (iPhone or Android/Mac or PC etc.)
  • As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are working from home, and are equipped to do so safely and efficiently
  • We focus on work-life balance, diversity and inclusion.
  • Rogers is Canada’s top 100 employer.
  • Digital first culture and user focused design delivery
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 8200 Dixie Road (101), Brampton, ON 
Travel Requirements: Up to 25%
Posting Category/Function: Digital & eCommerce
Requisition ID: 220237
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

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.

Posting Notes:  Digital Media 

Job Segment: Developer, Engineer, Computer Science, Java, Cloud, Technology, Engineering

Location: Brampton, ON, CA

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