Avanade Inc. Java Developer in Toronto, Canada

About Avanade

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud services, business solutions and design-led experiences delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals bring bold, fresh thinking combined with technology, business and industry expertise to help fuel transformation and growth for our clients and their customers. Avanade has 30,000 digitally connected people across 24 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com at http://www.avanade.com/ .

About the role

As a client-facing Java developer, you’ll have the opportunity to learn our clients’ business, their organization, systems, challenges and goals. You’ll partner directly with client(s) to define and clarify requirements, then work with your team to create accurate project and task estimates to deliver exceptional client results.

Day-to-day you will:

  • Consistently develop and deliver high-quality, low-defect features on schedule

  • Lead by example through the implementation of challenging and complex components.

  • Work closely with your project team. Foster a fun and collaborative environment.

  • Ensure quality through adherence to technical best practice and through mentorship, feedback and paired programming.


About you:

You are an experienced Core Java Developer, you have a 'traditional' computer science foundation but are increasingly excited about the way the Web is evolving and the power that frameworks like Ember and React are bringing to client-side development. You are looking for an opportunity to be a part of talented engineers team that are passionate about building large, highly visible, enterprise applications that solving complex problems.

Your technical background likely includes:

  • Strong experience designing and implementing Java 1.7/1.8.

  • Experience utilising Spring 3.0+ and dependency injection frameworks

  • Strong CS and development fundamentals, including OOP.

  • Experience designing and implementing cloud-based applications, awareness of main public cloud offerings (Microsoft Azure, AWS, GCE)

  • Expertise with Concurrent collections, Threading, and knowledge of the executorService, blocking queues, spinlocks, and other threading constructs

  • Experience working with relational databases (MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server)

Your non-technical background likely includes:

  • Ability to connect with external clients.

  • Experience working with global teams.

  • Proficient ability to communicate complex information to technical and non-technical stakeholders.

You likely have at least three years of relevant experience and a Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, computer engineering, management information systems or a related field and likely have experience as a consultant, working with external clients on a regular basis.

Requisition ID - 54706

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud-enabling services, business solutions and design-led experiences, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation and has 30,000 professionals in 24 countries. Visit us at www.avanade.com.

Category: Software Engineering

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