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  • Multiple Locations
  • Full-time
  • Product Development

Senior Software Developer - Wave

  • Reference #: 3301428
Multiple locations

Kitchener, Ontario | Toronto, Ontario | Vancouver, British Columbia | Winnipeg, Manitoba

Making learning better. How cool is it to have millions of people using your code everyday!

D2L is a cloud company that is modernizing education and building the Future of Work. The old models of teaching and learning are in the midst of the largest transformation in history, and D2L is at the heart of that fundamental shift. 

New models of teaching and learning enable a personalized, student-centric experience – and deliver improved retention, engagement, satisfaction, and results for learners of all ages – in schools, campuses, and companies.

D2L is disrupting the way the world learns, by providing the next generation learning environment and solutions to engage and inspire learners. And most importantly, by giving customers a platform that is easy, flexible, and smart. No other company provides a solution as robust and innovative as D2L.

D2L’s has had a singular mission for 20 years and is dedicated to that same mission in the years ahead: to transform the way the world learns – and by doing so, we will help improve human potential globally.

Preparing people for the Future of Work. Help us build D2L Wave, our new upskilling education platform!

How will I make an impact? 

We are looking for seasoned Software Developers who are passionate about developing software using engineering best practices.  Senior Software Developers use past experience and know-how to enable teams to be more productive and effective through the code they write, the decisions they make and knowledge they share.  Your ideas and perspectives are essential to making sure we are investing in the right technology and effectively advancing our goals.

What you'll bring to the role:

  • Strong communication skills for technical discussions and collaboration
  • Strong understanding of Computer Science topics, including data structures, algorithms, databases, and distributed systems
  • A body of work demonstrating a consistent ability to complete technically challenging work
  • Familiarity or experience with at least some of the technology we use, including AWS, serverless applications, NoSQL databases, Javascript, web components, Node.js
  • Bachelor’s degree or diploma in computer science, computer engineering or similar technical discipline

Why the D2L Wave team is a great destination for Senior Software Developers:

  • Enjoy the freedom to experiment, and experience the excitement and energy of a startup while still benefiting from the safety and sanity of an established company
  • The D2L Wave product is still in very early stages, which means our Senior Software Developers have plenty of opportunity to drive technical direction and help set us up for success as we scale
  • Our team has many high potential junior members who would benefit from your strong technical mentorship
  • As D2L Wave expands and matures, there are great career growth paths that a Senior Software Developer could explore related to both people and technical leadership

Learn more about D2L Wave: D2L Wave - The Upskilling Education Platform Designed to Unleash Employee Potential

Why D2L Kitchener is awesome!

  • Flexible work hours
  • Health and wellness programs
  • Collaborative work environment
  • Dog Friendly office
  • Snacks and food trays!
  • Foosball and Ping-Pong tables
  • Showers on site
  • Centrally located in downtown, close to restaurants and pubs, easily accessible by public transit
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