Intermediate/Senior Software Developer

At We Know Training
  • Full Time
  • Employee
  • Partial Remote

Posted on June 22nd

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You are a leader and a pioneer. You want to be on the cutting edge of innovation, writing and publishing code for software that will benefit others.
 
You are a builder. You’re smart and gets things done. You’re passionate about coding, and problem solving. It’s more than just a hobby, it’s a passion. You want your time and effort to go to a meaningful cause you can believe in.
 
We Know Training is looking for a full-time Intermediate or Senior Software Developer to join our Platforms team. An ambitious and talented developer looking for their next full-time gig. The successful candidate will design and develop new features, system integrations,  and data driven workflows on  RapidLMS, and its surrounding ecosystem of applications. We’re a collaborative and innovative team, looking for someone who wants to contribute to a platform that has a huge impact in the world of regulated and credentialed training.
 
If that sounds like your thing, apply now. Please include a brief cover letter with your resume.

The Job
 
Software Development
  • Work with Product Managers and Executives to design and develop integrations and features that enable smooth operations of our business and provide value to our clients
  • Design and develop product enhancements as well as new features for all parts of our platform
  • Write code and supporting tests following quality guidelines to implement platform changes
  • Release & monitor your code and participate in peer code review & QA in an agile environment
  • Take personal ownership of project work to deliver features with predictability and work towards reasonable due dates
  • Recommend and participate in codebase refactoring
  • Writing clean, well-thought-out, high quality, reliable and robust code
  • Design and build intelligent architecture that supports new features and maintains extensibility
  • Help shape the future of We Know Training’s software platforms, with an emphasis on user experience
  • Understand and interact with your users and target market to better design and build a system that will provide them with what they need
  • Work with a great team to create robust scalable architecture

Software Maintenance
  • Investigate, debug, and fix platform issues
  • Liaise with sales & support teams around more complicated platform issues.
  • Participate in off-hours/on-call rotation response team during platform emergencies or maintenance
  • Manage status page updates

Your Qualifications
  • At least 2-5 years of professional programming experience is ideal, but if you consider yourself and intermediate or senior software developer than this role is for you
  • Post-secondary education in information technology, computer science, or a related field is an asset
  • Proactive approach to analyzing and delivering technical solutions to business problems
  • Understanding of the Ruby-on-Rails framework is an asset
  • Knowledge and experience with PostgreSQL is an asset
  • Proficiency in building user interfaces with Angular/HTML/CSS/HAML is an asset
  • Experience with GraphQL is an asset
  • Experience deploying to Docker/Kubernetes-based environments is an asset
  • Strong communication skills, and ability to explain technical concepts to a range of individuals (from developers to clients)
  • Interest and integrity to work as part of an Agile team based in Edmonton

Why We Know Training
We Know Training is a full-service, go-to provider of credentialed online training. We offer everything needed to build, deliver, and distribute online training in regulated and public-serving industries. We are fast-moving and growth-oriented company, with an aggressive 10-year outlook. Your teammates here will be creative, smart, and curious, and your career trajectory here will have almost limitless growth potential.  

Perks
  • 100% company-funded medical and dental benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Flexible working hours 
  • Flexible paid time off program 
  • Casual dress environment  
  • Fun company culture 
  • Subsidized bus passes
  • Growth potential
     
Please note: Remote due to COVID, with plans to resume office work when the situation allows

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