We are looking for a talented Backend Developer/Engineer to join our Digital team. The role requires a self-motivated leader to focus on product development and the deployment of a key digital mobile platform for our Ready Mixed Concrete Division: ConcreteDirect.
The role is very dynamic with interactions among many stakeholders - from traditional software development teams to front line construction workers. You will work with team members locally and across the globe to troubleshoot and improve current applications. The Back-end Developer will use his or her understanding of programming languages and tools to analyze current codes and industry developments, formulate more efficient integrated solutions, solve problems, and create a more seamless experience for users. You should have excellent communication, computer, and project management skills.
* Collaborating with the front-end developers and other team members to establish objectives and design more functional, cohesive codes to enhance the user experience.• Compile and analyze data, processes, and codes to troubleshoot problems and identify areas for improvement.• Act as a key North American support resource for the user base in a rapidly changing, "minute by minute" industry (>3,000 Active Users).• Leading the development of interfacing legacy solutions/systems/data with the ConcreteDirect mobile platform. • Recording data and reporting it to proper parties, such as clients or leadership.• Participating in continuing education and training to remain current on best practices, learn new programming languages, and better assist other team members.• Developing ideas for new programs, products, or features by monitoring industry developments and trends.• Taking lead on projects, as needed.• Demonstrates a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to safety policies in all work environments and areas.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
Required Education: Bachelor's/Undergraduate DegreeField of Study Preferred: A Bachelor of Science in Computer Science graduate or a related discipline
Required Work Experience: 3-5 years of experience in similar role.
* Experience working with remote teams is a strong asset. • Experience with mobile technologies (iOS & Android) is a strong asset.• Experience working in a corporate IT environment is considered an asset.• Excellent written and verbal communication, problem solving, and organizational skills.• Strong organizational skills and ability to manage multiple projects / priorities.• Strong customer focus and sense of urgency/flexibility to business needs.• Ability to work remotely with little direct supervision.• Interest in networking within the local Start-up ecosystem/representing the company at events.