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Node.js Back-End Developer

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Node.js Back-End Developer

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Please note that this is a hybrid position. Candidates must have an eligible work permit for Canada and be fluent in French. 

Do you want to experience the essence of a large organization in a company with a personal touch? Come and work with us! We are looking for creative, innovative, and collaborative people like you to join our team.

At the heart of Alithya’s values is the well-being of our employees and their families. That's why we continue to follow the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations closely. 

We remain close to you while keeping our distance via Phone, Microsoft Teams, Zoom or however you like. 

Take your ambitions to the next level

Our client is currently looking for a Node.js back-end developer. As such, your mission will be to create applications and services for its customers. Are you up for a challenge and always on the lookout for the latest in development? Do you take great pride in delivering excellent products and services? Do you like to surround yourself with the best in order to always learn more?

Are you passionate and results-oriented? Are you able to assess and manage priorities, and have a good ability to analyze and understand situations? Do you have varied work experience and are familiar with Node.js? Do you have experience with languages and technologies such as TypeScript, Jest, caching strategies with invalidation, Socket.IO, microservices, REST API and/or GraphQL? Then this job is for you!

  • Contribute to the definition of the vision and roadmap for the products, architectures and solutions marketed and used;

  • Understand customer needs and help gather technical requirements;

  • Write well-designed, well-tested, readable and maintainable components, features and services by promoting Clean Code, SOLID and TDD/BDD principles;

  • Explain the various trade-offs made in decisions;

  • Work with architecture advisors to optimize application designs and improve the stability, performance, availability and security of applications and services;

  • Participate in code reviews to ensure code quality and knowledge dissemination within the team and practice;

  • Program, execute and maintain unit, functional, integration, load tests, etc., and actively participate in their automation;

  • Be in continuous communication with colleagues on the development team and be able to challenge them;

  • Proactively participate in the resolution of ongoing incidents;

  • Maintain documentation and practices that can help reduce repetitive decision making;
  • Manage priorities effectively and segment time appropriately.
When it just clicks!
Does this sound like you?
  • Two (2) or more years of experience in Node.js development with TypeScript and ES2015+;

  • Experience:

    • with API architecture, development and deployment (RESTful/GraphQL);

    • with microservices and serverless architectures;

    • with CI/CD pipelines, Git, semantic versioning and npm;

    • debugging, profiling and optimizing performance; 
    • in development within agile or hybrid teams;
    • writing unit tests using Jest.
  • Good understanding of Atlassian tools (Jira, Confluence and Bitbucket); 
  • Understanding of BDD/TDD/DDD;
  • Understanding and use of linters such as ESLint;
  • Knowledge of:
    • Twelve-Factor App principles or other security concepts;
    • cloud platforms and similar technologies such as AWS, GCP, or Azure;
    • MongoDB or similar environment;
    • Agile and hybrid methodologies;  
    • Docker, Kubernetes, MongoDB databases, Salesforce, Stripe (an asset). 
  • Good knowledge of best practices associated with the practice;
  • Ability to:
    • demonstrate thoroughness and attention to detail;
    • work in a team environment.
  • Good interpersonal skills;
  • Communication with teams in French and English. Level expected:
    • French: 4/4
    • English: 3/4 

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Life at Alithya
  • 37.5 hours per week;
  • Opportunities to develop and grow your career;
  • Work with diverse technologies, projects, clients and sectors;
  • Spend your days in a creative and innovative environment;
  • Share experience and knowledge as part of an agile and dynamic team;
  • A great balance between work and personal life;
  • Access to exciting educational opportunities (internal, conferences, events, courses, certifications, etc.);
  • Personal recognition of your important professional contributions;
  • Great cultural diversity across our teams.

Why join our team?

Because creativity, passion, integrity and wellness are the company’s core values, we are looking for people like you who are enthusiastic, innovative, open-minded, team players and eager to learn.

Working at Alithya is a chance to be part of an energetic, dynamic, and growing team of more than 2,000 professionals in Canada, the United States and France. Our diverse practices and the extensive major projects entrusted to us by our prestigious clients allows us to offer many high growth potential opportunities to our employees in well-established technologies.

Alithya Group is an advocate for workforce diversity and as such, encourages the participation of women in management roles. We belong to the 30% Club, which encourages women’s access to leadership positions.

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