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Job Description

The Opportunity:

WSP is currently recruiting a talented and highly motivated Software Developer to join our team in St. John’s, Newfoundland. The position will focus on the development of applications that help our clients anticipate and prepare for adverse weather impacts on their operations.

We provide database management, software development and web-based information delivery to clients, including our own 24/7 weather forecasting center, using cloud technologies and an Agile software development process. We offer flexibility in work location and schedule, along with a competitive salary and benefits package.

You are expected to bring your enthusiasm and energy, your passion for learning new things, your interest in new technology, and your drive for quality.

Why choose WSP?
• We value and are committed to upholding a culture of inclusion and belonging
• Our Flexible Work Policy – we recognize the importance of balance in our lives and encourage you to... prioritize the balance in yours. We will support you on and off the job so you can be fully present in both your work and home lives.
• A Canadian success story - we're proud to wear the red and white of this beautiful country and show the world what Canada has to offer.
• Enhance the world around you - from the environment to the highways, to the buildings and the terrain, WSP is the fabric of Canada.
• Outstanding career opportunities - we're growing and pushing ourselves every day to be greater than yesterday - we're open to your ideas and trying new things.
• A phenomenal collaborative culture and a workforce filled with genuinely good people who are doing humbly important work. Come find out for yourself what it's like to be a part of our journey.

We offer attractive pay, flexible work options, a great corporate culture, comprehensive and employee-focused benefits including virtual healthcare and a wellness platform as well as great savings programs, and a clear vision for the future.


What you can expect to do here:
• Designing, developing, testing, debugging, and documenting front-end and back-end applications
• Contributing to team processes and quality control measures
• Communicating effectively with team members on various tasks and projects
• Monitoring, supporting, or enhancing existing applications
• Participating in an after-hours support rotation for mission-critical applications
• Other duties, as assigned

What you'll bring to WSP:
• 3-5 years of relevant experience
• A Computer Science or Software Engineering degree
• Experience creating scalable, data-driven applications with Python, C#, or JavaScript
• Competence with Microsoft SQL Server, PostgreSQL, or MySQL
• Experience creating database stored procedures and optimizing database queries
• Experience with version control using Git
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Experience with cloud services, especially Amazon Web Services
• Knowledge and experience working in a Linux environment is an asset
• Experience with Vue, React, or other front-end frameworks
• Experience with mobile application development
• Expertise in UI/UX design and implementation

About Us

WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms. Our purpose is to future proof our cities and environments.

We have over 65,000 team members across the globe. In Canada, our 12,000+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transportation networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.

• We value our people and our reputation
• We are locally dedicated with international scale
• We are future focused and challenge the status quo
• We foster collaboration in everything we do
• We have an empowering culture and hold ourselves accountable

Please Note:

Health and Safety is a core paramount value of WSP. Given the importance of keeping one another safe it is expected that you comply with our Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) policy at all times as well as client HSE policies when working at client locations.

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.

WSP does not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies. For more information please READ THE FULL POLICY


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