Applications Developer

District of North Vancouver

Applications Developer
(Temporary Full-Time)

Contribute to making the District of North Vancouver a great place to live, work and play for generations to come. Stretching from Deep Cove in the east to the Capilano River Canyon in the west, the District of North Vancouver is characterized by innovative municipal government that maintains and enhances the quality of life for its residents and businesses. Fuelled by the District’s award-winning Official Community Plan to build vibrant and sustainable communities for people of all ages and backgrounds, we are looking to fill this temporary full-time position. A flexible, family-friendly employer with an inclusive work place culture, the District offers exciting career options, professional development opportunities and a competitive salary and benefits package. Work for an employer of choice, help build this North Shore community, and leave a lasting legacy. Come work for one of BC’s Top Employers and contribute to making this a great place to work!

The District of North Vancouver is currently looking for a talented Applications Developer to join our team for 12 months. In this position you will have the opportunity to apply design and technology to improve award-winning applications and build clean, clear, customer-facing interfaces and experiences.

You will be a front-end developer who will help a small team develop custom web applications and system integrations. You will define design and user experience standards and build design libraries to support complex web apps, translate designs into functional user interfaces, leverage web services, and develop best practices. You will exercise considerable independent judgement and action within established guidelines.

You will have a passion for learning, strong communication skills, and a desire to apply technology and design to solve complex problems.

Required Skills
  • Experience with UI and UX design and implementation
  • Experience with framework-based front-end development (Angular, React, Elm)
  • Experience with reactive design patterns (RxJS, NgRx, Redux)
  • Mastery of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Experience with CSS pre-processors (SCSS, LESS)
  • Experience working with REST APIs
  • Ability to translate wireframes, mockups, and requirements into fully-functional user interfaces
  • Experience working on highly available, scalable, and extensible web applications

Desirable Skills
  • Experience with Angular 5+ and TypeScript
  • Experience with Bootstrap
  • Experience in an agile development environment and familiarity with related methodologies
  • Understanding of object oriented concepts and MVC frameworks
  • Experience with Leaflet

The ideal candidate will have completed a degree in Computer Science or a Technology Diploma with 3+ years of experience, or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

The pay for this unionized position ranges between $38.78 and $45.83 per hour based on a 35 hour work week. We also offer a comprehensive benefits package and a compressed work week.  

If you have what we’re looking for and enjoy working in a fast paced environment with a group of enthusiastic and dedicated people, we want to hear from you. Please apply on-line with your cover letter and resume which clearly demonstrates how you meet the knowledge, skills and experience requirements of the role at This position will remain open until filled.

We thank you for your interest in employment with the District of North Vancouver and advise that only those shortlisted for an interview will be contacted. Those who have applied to this position in the last 6 months need not apply again.

Organization: District of North Vancouver
Location: North Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Information Technology
Posted: October 3, 2018, 11:09 am
Expires: December 31, 2018, 4:30 pm

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