Developer, Digital Platform

companyAir Canada
PublishedPublished: Published 1 week ago
Office, Operations
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Being part of Air Canada is to become part of an iconic Canadian symbol, recently ranked the best Airline in North America. Let your career take flight by joining our diverse and vibrant team at the leading edge of passenger aviation.

Air Canada Digital team is building a fast-moving development team to build enterprise applications. This is an excellent opportunity for a results-oriented software developer to analyze and develop leading-edge solutions. With our agile development teams, the candidate should be self-driven, highly motivated, innovative, and ready to deliver. 

The Developer will report to the Manager, Digital Platform.


  • Understand the new and existing requirements and make changes to current/new application/infrastructure and suggest changes to it.
  • Writing well-designed, testable, and efficient code. (including unit test cases).
  • Troubleshooting and debugging to optimize performance and code quality, identify potential issues between systems and client specifications.
  • Expected to understand the core AWS services and apply best practices in delivering the code.
  • Providing code documentation and other inputs to technical documents.
  • Working with Client and BSA to closely understand requirements.
  • Help analyze and estimate the effort and impact of requirements, get back with dependencies/risks, and take the right action to resolve them.
  • Help manage code repositories and support deployment of DevOps agile releases.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to solve development constraints and deployment issues.
  • Work closely with other developers and architects to review code/design and implement feedback.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent.
  • 3+ years of experience in software development for enterprise services and applications.
  • Professional experience in developing applications using Node.js for cloud/serverless environments.
  • Application development experience using Microservices and Event-driven architectures—real-world experience with mission-critical enterprise REST APIs. 
  • Experience with AWS serverless technologies (Lambda/DynamoDB/API Gateway/Messaging/RDS).
  • Application development experience with Relational Databases (Oracle/MySQL/PostgreSQL) and PL/SQL. Experience with NoSQL databases will be added advantage.
  • Experience with Web-related technologies, including HTML/CSS, JavaScript, and React.
  • Comfortable developing in an Agile environment with experience in source control systems like Git, Bit-Bucket, etc.
  • Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery/Deployment experience. Comfortable in testing and troubleshooting using tools like Postman/Swagger/Fiddler etc.  
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and in rapidly changing environments or uncertain conditions.
  • Ability and desire to work cooperatively with others on a team in person and remotely. 
  • Approaches a problem by using a logical, systematic, and sequential approach.
  • Assets: Certifications in core programming languages, Cloud platforms, DevOps, and Agile methodologies. 

Conditions of Employment:

  • Candidates must be eligible to work in the country of interest, at the time any offer of employment is made and seeking any required work permits/visas or other authorizations which may be required is the sole responsibility of the candidates applying for this position.

Linguistic Requirements

Based on equal qualifications, preference will be given to bilingual candidates.

Diversity and Inclusion

Air Canada is strongly committed to Diversity and Inclusion and aims to create a healthy, accessible and rewarding work environment which highlights employees’ unique contributions to our company’s success.

As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome applications from all to help us build a diverse workforce which reflects the diversity of our customers, and communities, in which we live and serve.

Air Canada thanks all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected to continue in the process will be contacted.