Appnovation helps brands thrive through innovative, people-inspired experiences and solutions. By embracing the powerful combination of technology and agility, we seamlessly integrate strategy, experience, design, development and analytics.
We create standout digital experiences by collaborating with brands to understand the individual challenges and goals for every initiative.
Focusing on our clients’ customers, we effectively combine empathy, evidence and real-world insight so that solutions are derived from truth and meaning.
Appnovation is an award-winning team dedicated to inspiring possibility.
Inherent throughout our tech capabilities is deep expertise in the Software Development Life Cycle, a drive for creativity, a passion for the craft, and collaboration with other disciplines - all foundational ingredients in successful digital experiences and client partnerships.
We are currently looking for passionate and skilled Technical Lead / Senior Full Stack Developers who enjoy building web sites, web applications and (hybrid) mobile applications with the ability to contribute to both server-side and client-side components.
YOU WILL HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO :
Work as part of a cross-functional team to deliver high-quality web based systems
Participate in business and technical discussions internally as well as externally with the clients
Work with Project Managers and Business Analysts to propose technical solutions
Communicate technical design alternatives, limitations and benefits
Conduct requirements analysis, development estimates, testing, and documentation.
Contribute to growth by actively contributing to new business activity, statement of work (scope, deliverables and effort estimations) and project delivery
Audit new and existing implementations, identify gaps and recommend improvements
Articulate and advocate industry and department best practices
Make internal recommendations to help improve and streamline the technical and architectural processes
Develop technical specifications and design documents for client and internal engagements
Work closely with Appnovation leaders to develop high-value solutions based on market trends and analysis and craft approaches to successfully deliver
Define API specifications and create web services
Create complex UI components and user flows
Disseminate solutions and delegate tasks to developers
Conduct code reviews
Support all internal and client information security compliance activities to assure compliance to required client standards, procedures, guidelines and processes
Create knowledge base articles for marketing, case studies, whitepapers and to share experiences with broader Appnovation team
Ensure technology standards, patterns and practices are understood and implemented by all teams and partners
Support and advocate for ongoing internal knowledge capture and sharing
Educate staff members through ongoing training and individual support
Mentor and coach the junior developers on quality and security conventions & standards
WHO YOU ARE :
You have customer first mindset and a devotion to customer service
You engage and build positive internal and external client relationships, while managing multiple initiatives, often with competing priorities
You have strong self-initiative, passion, interpersonal, oral and written communication and collaboration skills with the ability to work, influence and make an impact in a crossfunctional environment with all levels of the organization
You have the ability to take business requirements and transform them into technical designs for software developers, infrastructure specialists and other technology enterprises
You have the ability to explain complex technical solutions in an engaging manner to technical and non-technical audiences and to connect technological solutions with measurable business value.
You have solid analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills
You set high standards for code quality, performance / scalability and security and seek continuous improvement
You are responsive and thrive in a fast-paced diverse high-performance environment with rapidly changing business needs
You actively seek out things outside your comfort zone with the ability to rapidly learn and take advantage of new concepts, business models, and technologies
You are comfortable in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial and rapid growth environment
Bachelor’s Degree in business (marketing focus preferred), computer science, or equivalent
8+ years of relevant experience in software engineering, web and / or mobile development experience, developing across multiple platforms and has delivered projects as part of a team, preferably as a technical lead
Proven history of writing great code and completing complex software enhancements proficiently with a high level of quality
Deep understanding of software architectural patterns
Deep understanding of modern web and / or mobile development frameworks and build tools
Deep understanding of software quality attributes (eg. Correctness, Reliability, Adequacy, Learnability, Robustness, Maintainability, Readability, Extensibility, Testability, Efficiency, Portability)
Strong understanding of security and privacy by design principles
Strong understanding and experience with DevOps principles, processes and tools (eg. Git, Bitbucket, Jenkins, Travis CI)
Experience working with ES6, React, Vue, Angular, Express, Node
Experience working with PHP frameworks / CMS like Laravel, Drupal, and WordPress
Experience with Java and Java based technologies and frameworks (Spring, Hibernate)
Experience designing, developing and consuming RESTful APIs and microservices
Experience working with HTML5 and CSS3, responsive design, flexbox, SCSS, SASS or LESS
Experience with third party UI libraries (e.g. Material UI, PrimeReact)
Experience with relational databases and NoSQL databases. (MySQL, MongoDB, Couchbase, DynamoDB, PostgreSQL)
Experience with Cloud Computing and Serverless Architecture. (AWS, GCP, Azure)
Experience with translating business requirements into technical approaches and solutions
Experience working with microarchitectures, SOAP and REST APIs
Experience working with delivery methodologies (eg. Waterfall, Agile - Scrum, SAFe, DAD)
Understanding of working with ML and ML APIs
Continuously enhancing creative and technical skills
Excellent analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills
Experience in customer facing roles
Excellent communication skills
Must Haves :
Experience working with Laravel and Vue.js
Nice To Haves :
Experience working with AWS Lambda and writing Python scripts preferred
Unit and automated testing
Analytics, data analysis, reporting
Experience in consulting in a professional services environment or agency
Thank you for your interest in a career with Appnovation Technologies! Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Appnovation is an equal opportunity employer and committed to diversity and inclusion. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and accommodations are available upon request throughout the recruitment process.