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Senior Web Developer

Location: Multimatic IT, Markham, Ontario, Canada

Posted: July 9th, 2021

Multimatic is a privately held, global enterprise supplying engineered components, systems and services to the automotive industry. The company’s core competencies include the development and manufacture of complex mechanisms and body hardware, suspension systems and body structural components as well as the design, engineering and development of light weight composite automotive systems.

As part of the Development Solutions group within the Multimatic I.T. team, this position will be responsible for helping to build and maintain Multimatic’s WordPress and Node JS web sites as well as provide auxiliary support for the company .NET web sites and applications.  The role requires 7+ years of WordPress/PHP development experience along with significant Node JS development experience.  This role will work with stakeholders to design best in class solutions to solve the given business or technical problem and as such will require knowledge and experience working in an application development and technology operations organization.  This role is located at the Multimatic I.T. offices in Markham, Ontario.

WHAT WILL YOU DO: 

  • Work as part of a team to build and maintain multiple WordPress and Node JS web sites hosted in house as well at 3rd party facilities
  • Programming and development using technologies that include WordPress/PHP, MySQL, Node JS, HTML, REST APIs and Web Services
  • .NET (C#, VB, ASP), MySQL, MS SQL, IIS, in depth experience is a plus
  • Build reusable and fully tested code with a focus on maintainability, speed, and reliability
  • Create estimates for given tasks, features, projects as well as collaborate with team members and stakeholders
  • Collaborate with teams to design APIs and applications to achieve effective integrations
  • Evaluate new technologies and products; build PoC and MVPs
  • Help design, manage and maintain databases for applications and web sites, including reporting, custom automation batch and ETL programming
  • Work with Business Systems team members to ascertain and translate business requirements to technical solutions
  • Participate in code reviews with other team members to ensure delivery of clean, well tested and reliable code
  • Participate in and support release cycles/new deployments: support QA testing in QA and pre-production environments
  • Work as part of the development team with other IT and end user team members to improve efficiency and optimize internal processes
  • Perform code analysis and bug fixes including ‘3rd line’ support
  • Perform custom programming and integration on a variety of 3rd party systems involving both internal and external parties
  • Help manage data access and security according to set development protocols

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO SUCCEED 

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field (or equivalent experience)
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in software development and database design, preferably with 4+ years in a senior role
  • Extensive experience coding with technologies including WordPress/PHP, Node JS. Experience using .NET (C#, VB, ASP), IIS, SQL, MySQL is a plus
  • Extensive experience in designing, developing and maintaining applications in many forms, including web, executable, mobile (scanner guns) that use REST APIs
  • Extensive experience in modelling, designing, building and debugging database applications with large data sets and complex requirements (relational and NoSQL)
  • Experience with a diverse set of languages is a plus
  • Experience with source code version control products (Github, Source Safe, Perforce, git, etc.)
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Self-motivation and the ability to work independently
  • Ability to adapt quickly and grasp new ideas and concepts and think out of the box

WORKING ENVIRONMENT:        

Office environment; Occasional travel may be required to Multimatic office/production locations worldwide.

Closing date for applications is July 23rd 2021

If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume.
We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.
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