.Net Engineer

Development · Toronto, Ontario
Department Development
Employment Type Full-time, permanent
Minimum Experience Experienced

CanadaHelps is looking for a smart, thoughtful, and self-starting .Net Engineer with a passion for social change to join our team. This is an opportunity to join one of Canada’s first and North America’s most successful social enterprises. 

We have a growing, dedicated team of entrepreneurial-minded peers who have a passion for helping small and medium-sized charities succeed, while engaging with donors to increase giving in Canada. We believe technology and data are transformational game-changers for creating a better, more just tomorrow. We democratize access to technology by providing affordable, online fundraising software and training to more than 22,000 registered charities across Canada. Our website, canadahelps.org, has raised over $1.5 billion for Canada’s 86,000 charities in the past 20 years.

Come on board as we build a CRM and update our applications so we can better serve the modern, demanding donor, and our charity partners who are facing new fundraising challenges. You will be helping CanadaHelps modernize by building tools that help donors and charities make a difference. We are adding features such as fundraising tools, donor management systems (CRM), event management, and integrations with various applications. We have so many things to do you will never be bored.

As a .NET, you will be responsible for analyzing, designing, developing, testing, documenting and maintaining web and applications in a team environment. We are looking for someone who is a quick learner, and able to read, understand and debug legacy code. You will be expected to adhere to business specifications while using the latest standards, practices, tools, and guidelines for .NET and React/Redux front-end application development. You should be comfortable building new components, and maintaining/upgrading old code.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • University degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related discipline
  • 3+ years of experience building web applications in C#/.NET
  • Good Object Oriented fundamentals
  • Good knowledge of C#, ASP.NET/Core web development 
  • Excellent skills in SQL Server
  • Excellent skills in JavaScript
  • Experience in DOM, HTML5, CSS, LESS, SASS, Bootstrap, Foundation, Webpack
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills is a must

Nice to Have Skills and Experience:

  • Ecommerce experience
  • REST API development experience
  • Building single-page applications using React/Redux
  • Linux experience (Ubuntu preferably)
  • Git and Github experience
  • Experience with agile team development and tools like Jira
  • Experience with mobile web development
  • Experience with continuous integration using Bamboo or Jenkins
  • Experience with Elastic search, Redis

    Here's what we have to offer:

    • A chance to make a difference with a unique opportunity to add major value as a key member of a team in a forward-thinking, technology-focused environment, with dynamic opportunities and interesting challenges
    • A full-time, permanent position with a competitive salary, benefits and RRSP matching
    • The opportunity to work with highly respected professionals (and super nice people who want to change the world for the better!)
    • A no B.S., “get things done”, open, collaborative and flexible environment
    • A lifestyle friendly, work-life balance

      Accommodation: CanadaHelps is an equal opportunity employer, and welcomes and encourages applications from all persons including those with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.  If you require accommodation at any stage of the recruitment process, please contact accessibility@canadahelps.org

      so that appropriate accommodations can be made.

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      • Location
        Toronto, Ontario
      • Department
      • Employment Type
        Full-time, permanent
      • Minimum Experience