Lead Software Developer

Remote (Halifax)
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Venor is pleased to be partnering with Vmo Solutions, a software development company specializing in IT products for the aviation services industry, in their search for a Lead Software developer. This is a full-stack role, with a focus on frontend development for Vmo’s industry-disruptive software which optimizes aircraft and crew resources and creates safer, faster, and more accurate flight planning for airlines. 

We are seeking a self-motivated and independent software developer who will be leading the development of mission-critical real-time systems, transforming the way airlines operate today. As the ideal candidate, you are ambitious, creative, and current with modern web and cloud-based technologies. You’ll be playing a key role in the architecture, design, and development of a product to fill a major gap in the market, so you have strong project management skills and have no issues working with JavaScript, React, node.js, AWS, and pick up on new languages and frameworks quickly. This position is fully remote-friendly, but there is an office located in downtown Halifax available to use as a collaboration space.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Designing and hands-on programming of core products and conditioning new product development, including participation in planning and project management discussions. 
  • Collaborating on the architecture, design, and implementation of product features, enhancements, integrations, frontend interfaces, and outward-facing APIs that can be used internally, by customers or third parties. 
  • Helping to define best practices and standards while ensuring adherence, as well as conducting code reviews, unit testing, and debugging
  • Working closely with project managers to structure timelines, workstreams, and plan for delivery of the products and features.
  • Supporting implementation by analyzing current system environments and infrastructure, developing an implementation plan and verification procedures, and ensuring execution to deliver successful deployment of software.
  • Help supporting code management practices and processes.
  • Coordinating  work, facilitating collaboration, providing mentorship and being a technical reference for others

What we are looking for:

  • 5+ years of related software development experience
  • Prior experience as a team or project lead
  • Current with best practices for frontend architecture and development
  • Competency in a backend language and experience working with databases
  • Strong analytical, written and verbal communications skills 
  • Understanding of data relationships 
  • BS/MS degree in computer science, software engineering, or equivalent industry experience

Current tech in use:

  • JavaScript/TypeScript [ES6] 
  • NodeJS/ React
  • HTML 5/CSS/JSS  
  • NoSQL/DocStore (MongoDB)  
  • Git 
  • AWS familiarity
  • WebGL
  • AWS – Serverless Framework

At Venor, we value and celebrate diversity. We welcome applications from all individuals of any race, color, religion, gender identity, orientation, national origin, or disability status.

To find out more about this great opportunity, please contact Nick Misener via nick@venor.ca or Steph MacIntosh via steph@venor.ca.

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