Work In Tech

Find your next role at Canada's fastest-growing tech companies

Back-End Developer



Software Engineering
Toronto, ON, Canada
Posted on Friday, May 31, 2024

Back-End Developer

At Interac, we design and deliver products and solutions that give Canadians control over their money so they can get more out of life. But that’s not all. Whether we’re leading real-time money movement, driving innovative commerce solutions like open payments for transit systems, or making advancements in new areas like verification and open banking, we are playing a key role in shaping the future of the digital economy in Canada.

Want to make a lasting impact amongst a community of creative thinkers, problem solvers, and high-performance application developers? We want to hear from you.

As Back-End Developer, you will build new back-end services, adding new features, enhance existing products, code review and unit testing enterprise-level REST API applications with a medium size team. You will create and maintain relevant technical documentation. You’ll be expected to perform analysis, implementation, performance testing and tuning, as well as maintenance and support tasks. You will be expected to work with various SDLC methodologies and Agile software development environment.

You’ll be responsible for:

  • Exceptional problem solving and analytical abilities.

  • Developing and maintaining resilient microservices applications including analysis, development, and implementation.

  • Knowledgeable in API & Microservices technologies and containers (Springboot, Docker, Kubernetes).

  • Development tools, frameworks & technologies such as Java, Springboot, JPA/Hibernate, RESTful APIs, JSON, JWT etc.

  • Understanding of cloud-native design principles and best practices.

  • Writing unit tests using the frameworks for web applications and API services.

  • Proactively identifying application weaknesses and recommending appropriate solutions, performing functional and code reviews in related areas.

  • Grasping the business requirements and designing the applications.

  • Working alongside with peer developers, QA, BA etc

  • Supporting the operations group in application problem analysis and resolution.

You bring:

  • University Degree in Computer Science Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Must be eligible to work for Interac Corp. in Canada in a Full Time Capacity.

  • 5+ software development experience in Java development platform.

  • Experience in developing API services using Java Springboot, JPA/Hibernate, REST, JSON, OAuth2, JWT/JWE/JWS, etc.

  • Experience with relational databases such as Oracle, MS SQL etc. Experience in No-SQL DBs is an advantage.

  • Experience as full stack developer is an advantage.

  • E DevOps experience in open-source tooling required (JIRA, GitHub, Jenkins, etc.).

  • Experience with microservices, containerized applications, Docker/Kubernetes, cloud technologies.

  • Self-motivated and able to learn quickly.

  • Excellent analysis, problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.

  • Able to keep pace with new technologies and to apply them appropriately.

  • Strong communication skills - verbal and written (technical documentation).

  • Participated in the overall delivery of software components as part of an agile development process.

Interac requires employees to complete a background check that is completed by one of our service providers. We use this service to complete the following checks:

  • 5-year employment verification;
  • Canadian criminal record check;
  • Education verification;
  • Canadian ID cross-check;
  • Public safety verification; and
  • Credit inquiry

How we work
We know that exceptional people have great ideas and are passionate about their work. Our culture encourages excellence and actively rewards contributions with:

Connection: You’re surrounded by talented people every day who are driven by their passion of a common goal.

Core Values: They define us. Living them helps us be the best at what we do.

Compensation & Benefits: Pay is driven by individual and corporate performance and we provide a multitude of benefits and perks.

Education: To ensure you are the best at what you do we invest in you