Senior .NET Developer

Senior .NET Developer

Category: Development/Engineering
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Position ID: J1020-0569
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

***Open to remote work anywhere in Atlantic Canada***
We offer the opportunity to work with Canada’s largest Information Technology Outsourcing and Management Consulting Company with a true global presence in a fast-paced and energetic atmosphere where your personal and professional growth is accelerated by your desire and sense of commitment. CGI’s continuous growth is a testament to the confidence clients place in them and to the dedication of their professionals. At CGI, all employees are called members because they feel a powerful sense of ownership and accountability. Members at CGI are building their own company – in 100+ offices worldwide. CGI has the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for clients – and for members; that’s why an astounding 90 percent of them are CGI shareholders.

We're expanding in Atlantic Canada and we need your skills, enthusiasm, and dedication as part of our team.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

• Use Microsoft technologies to design, develop, and test new and existing applications from detailed business requirements;

• Use storyboarding, wireframes, predesigns and prototypes as applicable to prepare detailed and accurate specifications and estimates;

• Participate on code reviews and ensure standards are applied to each solution component.

Must Have Skills and Experience:

• At least 8 years of professional development experience

• Experience working on large and complex systems;

• Experience with integration between multiple systems;

• Effective writing skills in the documentation of technical requirements;

• Strong knowledge of design patterns and principles;

• Solid understanding of how to write unit tests, including using mocking frameworks

• Strong server-side development skills (C#, .NET Framework, .Net Core);

• Strong front-side development skills (JavaScript, Angular, React, etc.);

• Strong database skills (SQL Server, SQL, database query optimisation, programmability).

• Strong knowledge of key concepts (security, performance, multithreading, recursion, etc.).

Nice to haves:

• Experience working with FPML and FIX protocols

• Capital Markets business domain knowledge

• Microsoft Azure or other cloud environments

Required Level of Education:

• Bachelor Degree in Computer Science and/or Business or diploma in IT and/or Business with equivalent IT experience

Soft Skills:

• Strong interpersonal skills

• Strong written and oral and comprehension communication skills

• Positive attitude

• Flexibility, self-motivated, and has the ability to give and receive feedback

• Ability to working effectively and collaboratively with others to achieve common goals

• Able to multitask effectively

• Have excellent time management, task planning and prioritization skills

• Able to adapt quickly to changing client requirements

• Ability to build strong relationships with clients and team member


  • .NET

What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.