Job Details

Requisition Id: RQ04758 Title: Senior Software Developer - Full Stack
Role: Developer Submission Deadline: Jan. 25, 2023, noon
Start Date: Feb. 1, 2023 End Date: Aug. 11, 2023
Location: Toronto, ON #Candidates: 1

Job Description :

AMANST Inc. is looking for Senior Software Developer - Full Stack for a contract opportunity with Ontario Government.


Estimated Business Days: 130 days


Must Haves

  • 10+ years' experience in the use of J2EE development tools: WebSphere Application Development environment, utilizing tools such as RSA or Eclipse etc. 
  • 10+ IBM WebSphere portal development experience, experience with IBM Urban Code tools.
  • Experience in integration of commercially available API design and implementation (load balancing, discovery, resiliency).
  • Extensive experience with responsive development and HTML5
  • Extensive experience coding for mobile devices
  • AODA experience


Nice to have

  • Public Sector Experience



Required to translate technical systems specifications into working, tested applications. This includes:

  • developing detailed programming specifications
  • writing and/or generating code
  • compiling data-driven programs, maintaining, and conducting unit tests
  • Resolves and troubleshoots technical problems which arise during the use and operation of software packages, including technical assistance in implementation, conversion and migrations


General Skills:

  • Experience in programming and analysis; specialized software package support at the specified experience level
  • Ability to collaborate with IT Professionals throughout the Software Development Life Cycle
  • Experience in structured methodologies for the development, design, implementation and maintenance of applications
  • Experience in design, code, test, debug and document applications
  • Experience in the use of object and/or third generation language development tools
  • Experience in one or more programming languages
  • Experience in application design, latest design patters, deployment and troubleshooting
  • Experience with relational and hierarchical database technologies
  • Experience in the use of information retrieval packages using query languages
  • Experience with one or more communications protocols
  • Experience in structured methodologies for the design, development, implementation and maintenance of applications
  • Experience eliciting and documenting information from diverse business area stakeholders and subject matter experts
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills; verbal and written communication skills; interpersonal and negotiation skills
  • A team player with a track record for meeting deadlines


Desirable Skills:

  • Knowledge and experience with programming Internet-ready applications
  • Knowledge and experience in rapid application development (RAD) methodologies
  • Knowledge and understanding of Information Management principles, concepts, policies and practices
  • Experience with middleware and gateways
  • Experience reviewing, analyzing, and modifying product installation scripts including encoding, testing, debugging
  • Ability to provide post-implementation support and resolve any post-implementation technical issues
  • Experience conducting design walkthrough sessions with project team
  • Knowledge and understanding of Accessibility for Ontarians with Disability Act (AODA) and related regulations and standards
  • Ability to provide user and system documentation as required


Experience and Skill Set Requirements

The consultant must have the following number of years’ experience with the tools and/or products:

  • Java – 10+
  • Oracle 12C or higher – 10+
  • Angular v7+ - 5+
  • Javascript - 10+
  • Typescript - 5+
  • HTML 5.0, CSS - 5+
  • Node such as NPM - 5+
  • RXJS - 5+
  • Spring Framework (MVC, Security, JPA, Boot)
  • WebSphere v8.5 or higher – 5+
  • IBM Rational Software Architecture – 3+
  • Bitbucket – 3+
  • Experience with AODA/WCAG 2.0 AA a must
  • Experience with Responsive Web application development
  • The consultant who have any of these are a plus :
  • Hibernate/JPA
  • Maven
  • Knowledge of security gateways and protocols (JWT, Oauth2.0, SSL Certificates)
  • Solid Understanding of Agile
  • Object Oriented coding practices, including design patterns knowledge, refactoring, clean code.
  • Knowledge of major architectures style (message oriented, reactive, event based)
  • Rest API design and implementation (load balancing, discovery, resiliency)


Development experience: 50% (all items are must have)

  • 10+ years' experience in the use of J2EE development tools: WebSphere Application Development environment, utilizing tools such as RSA or Eclipse etc. 
  • Experience in integration of commercially available API design and implementation (load balancing, discovery, resiliency).
  • 10+ IBM WebSphere portal development experience, experience with IBM Urban Code tools.
  • 10+ years' experience Spring Framework, IBM WebSphere Application Server 8.x, JSP
  • Experience with React
  • 10+ UID development, Angular, CSS, Agile paradigm, usage of RSA
  • 10+ Java development experience
  • 10+ Database experience: Oracle and Open Source DB
  • DevOps, CICD, Spring Boot


UI/UX experience: 25%

  • 5+ years of extensive hands-on experience with CSS
  • Extensive experience with responsive development and HTML5 (must have)
  • Extensive experience coding for mobile devices (must have)


AODA experience: 25%

  • 10+ years of experience with developing J2EE application in compliance with PCI and WCAG 2.0 Standards, and bringing applications to AODA Compliancy (must have)
  • Experience with JAWS, WAI-ARIA, HTML 5, Hi Sheriff (must have)