Technical Consultant - API

Location: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Date Posted: 13-12-2017
Job Title: Technical Consultant - API 
Job ID #: 171236
Location: Regina, SK 
Duration: 1 Year +
Start Date: ASAP
Interview Type: Phone & Skype

Duties and responsibilities
  • Maintenance and enhancement of the API (MVC, Entity Framework, VB.NET, C#, .NET Core) to ensure flexibility, scalability, maintainability and reliability
  • Use of Microsoft TFS for source control, builds, etc.
  • Maintain API documentation
  • Use of AWS for deployments, instance management and load-balancer management
  • Interface with Solr through .NET
  • Use of Microsoft SQL Server for data querying and schema changes
  • Participation in team solution sessions and planning activities
  • Develop understanding of the full Mysask411 technical stack to provide support
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field or relevant experience
  • 3+ years experience designing and implementing REST APIs
  • 3+ years of experience designing, developing, and maintaining technical solutions in .NET
  • 1+ years of experience with AWS cloud environment
  • 3+ years of experience with various relational databases including SQL Server and MySQL
  • 3+ years of experience with Windows and Unix based server environments
  • 3+ years of experience with Microsoft TFS
  • Some knowledge of Solr 6
  • Experience using Workfront is an asset
  • Experience within the directory publishing/local search/marketing services industry an asset
Skills and abilities 
  • Good communication skills, both business and technical, with the ability to communicate technical concepts in a clear manner to anyone in the business
  • Ability to demonstrate WIP and completed technical solutions to groups effectively
  • Accepts responsibility and accountability for their actions
  • Ability to see possibilities, innovative and adaptable to course changes
  • Self-starter and results oriented
  • Able to effectively prioritize and deliver multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to effectively research and understand new technologies
  • Able to effectively diagram and document technical solutions
  • Available to work outside of core business hours when required
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