ALS USA Inc./ALS Canada Ltd

Software Developer (UI)

2 weeks ago
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Information Technology


ALS provides a broad range of testing and analytical services to a wide variety of end markets and industries around the globe. We continue to remain at the forefront of the testing services industry, building an enviable reputation

Location: ALS Environmental, Burnaby, BC

Reports to: Software Development Manager

Position Type: Full-Time

About the Position: This position will join a large global development team and be integrated into our development pipelines. The developer will work on many diverse projects all using some of the latest technologies. This is a fast-paced development team and the newly hired developer will be expected participate in team discussions and work as part of a larger team. The development can range from enterprise line of business applications to client facing mobile apps.


Specific Responsibilities:

In this role, you will be putting your development, UI design and teamwork skills to the test. Specifically, you will:

  • Participate in the development and Design of various systems using MVC, Client side MVVM, WCF, WPF, Xamarin, MVC Core, Azure, etc.

  • Develop both Web and Windows applications using the latest design patterns and techniques.

  • Work closely with teammates globally to share experiences and learn new techniques. This is a close team environment and we rely heavily on good communication between team members.

  • Work with support teams to ensure proper communications between support and development.

  • Use correct methods in accordance with the established procedures and schedules while ensuring analytical quality;

  • Observe established safety regulations and comply with all ALS health and safety policies and procedures;

  • Other duties as assigned.


Physical Demands:

  • Manual dexterity to perform intricate and/or repetitive tasks such as keyboarding;
  • Ability to communicate via telephone and email without assistance;
  • Ability to use and view a computer screen for up to 8 hours per day;

  • Ability to sit at a desk and do general office work, which includes periodic sedentary responsibilities.


About You:


The ideal candidate would have:

  • 5+ years of experience programming and development of web applications using ASP.NET, C#.NET, MVC.

  • 4+ years of experience working with design patterns, preferably MVC and MVVM.

  • 4+ years of experience working with Javascript and associated frameworks.

You would also have:

  • Experience with Azure or cloud based technologies.

  • Experience working in a fast-paced agile environment.

  • Experience using Telerik controls, specifically Kendo UI and other client side MVVM frameworks.


Looking for further details?

  • Candidates interested in this opportunity should apply online no later than November 24, 2017;
  • We would like to thank everyone for their interest in ALS but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted;

  • For the employee referral bonus program, this position is eligible for a Level B bonus award.



ALS is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to fostering an inclusive work environment where the different strengths and perspectives of each employee are both recognized and valued. We therefore encourage applications from all individuals; particularly women, First nations, people with disabilities and visible minorities.


ALS also welcomes applications from people with all levels of ability. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


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