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Verafin - Software Developer (Analytics)



Software Engineering, Data Science
Multiple locations
Posted on Friday, June 28, 2024

Do you want to join a team where you work on challenging problems, make a positive difference to the world, and have fun doing it? Then we have the perfect role for you! Verafin is an innovator in anti-financial crime management solutions, with a mission to create the world’s most effective crime-fighting network.

As a Software Developer you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of challenges, with a focus on creating innovative solutions. You will use your curious mind, refined problem-solving ability, and code writing expertise to bring fresh new ideas to life. Your contribution will help Verafin fight crimes such as human trafficking, elder abuse, and drug trafficking and you’ll join a large team who is equally passionate about making a difference. Being a Software Developer at Verafin means getting the opportunity to have a positive impact on the world while doing what you love – solving complicated problems using the power of code.

Role Responsibilities

  • Working in collaboration with your team, while delivering project requirements

  • Designing solutions to solve technical problems

  • Mentoring and coaching team members

  • Completing code reviews to ensure quality

  • Helping develop new features, bug fixes and optimizations

Essential Skills & Qualifications

  • A university degree or college diploma in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent experience

  • 2 years Development experience

  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)

  • Strong analytical skills and creativity to solve complex problems

  • Experience in object-oriented software development (Java, Python, Scala etc)

  • Experience with automated testing

  • Knowledge of big data technologies such as Hadoop or Spark

  • Experience using JavaScript, CSS, REST

  • Familiar with Intelligent systems, artificial intelligence, and data science

  • Willingness to ask for help, learn from, and mentor others

  • Top notch interpersonal and organizational skills making teamwork a positive experience

What Does Success Look Like In This Role?

  • Understanding the goals of the team while using problem solving skills to achieve them

  • Helping others realize their potential through mentoring and coaching

  • Producing clean and efficient code

  • Iterating consistently on coding practices for continuous improvement

What Does Growth Look Like In This Role?

  • Develop along the technical leadership path including Subject Matter Expert, Lead Developer and Architect

This role will close on Friday August 2nd at 11:59pm NST

After the purchase of Verafin by Nasdaq in 2021, we are excited to announce as of Jan 1st 2024 we have started to move toward becoming a fully integrated part of Nasdaq. The job you are applying for will be for the Verafin team as part of the larger Nasdaq organization. The folks involved in the recruitment process will be part of the Verafin team. If you are selected for an interview, we are happy to discuss any questions you may have related to these changes. Thank you for your interest in Verafin, a Nasdaq company.

“This position can be located in St. John’s or Toronto, and offers the opportunity for a hybrid work environment (2 days a week in office), providing flexibility and accessibility for qualified candidates.”

Come as You Are

Nasdaq is an equal opportunity employer. We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of age, color, disability, national origin, ancestry, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable law.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.