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Senior API Developer | TELUS Digital


Toronto, ON, CA Calgary, AB, CA Ottawa, ON, CA Vancouver, British Columbia, CA Edmonton, AB, CA

Req ID:  8242
Jobs by Category:  Technology Solutions
Job Function:  Technology
Status:  Full Time
Schedule:  Regular


Create awesome experiences for our customers. 

Join our team 

We’re a customer-driven and product-minded team within TELUS, responsible for our company’s digital evolution. We simplify the path to production so teams can focus on what matters most.

TELUS Digital’s mission is to make life easier for millions of customers – and for our team. We build smart, customer-centric and data-driven experiences for telus.com, TELUS.com/business and the My TELUS app.

Our team includes a passionate group of strategists, UX and visual designers, full stack developers, content managers, scrum masters, testers, product owners, people experience specialists, and other digital experts.

Our team members are leaders in local and global technology communities, we value and support communities such as: Tech Masters, NodeSchool, Ladies Learning Code, Women Who Code TO and many more!

Learn more about our team at telus.com/digital



Here’s the impact you’ll make and what we’ll accomplish together


You’re an expert level senior backend developer who’s passionate about crafting substantial experiences through well-engineered products. You are a mentor and guiding voice for developers, who can balance day-to-day workload, with an eye for future improvements of your team.

As a developer within TELUS Digital, you could be working on leading edge microservice APIs, supporting TELUS employees and growing our digital footprint - what you help build will be the underlying systems that help our team achieve better customer experiences. The services you will build will need to be both performant and resilient.

You will be a part of a friendly, cross-discipline agile team who helps each other seek problems across all functions. As a custodian of customer trust, you will employ best practices in development, security, accessibility and design to achieve the highest quality of service for our customers.


Here’s how

  • Develop scalable solutions with performance and security in mind.
  • Identify code problems, build solutions and complete code reviews with other developers.
  • Maintaining codebases and making improvements when necessary.
  • Logging, error reporting and analytics.
  • Reviewing accessibility as part of the development process.
  • Collaborate with other teams to get technical requirements to develop a solution.
  • Work with designers to help them understand possible technical restrictions
  • Familiar with Service oriented architectures.
  • Ensure cohesive experience across multiple devices


You're the missing piece of the puzzle

  • Demonstrable history of excelling in a team based collaborative environment.
  • Experience mentoring junior team members, overseeing code quality and evangelizing best practices.
  • Expertise in writing RESTful APIs
  • Experience with incident management
  • Experience using Node.js
  • Familiarity with building and implementing unit and integration tests
  • Familiarity with security and authentication standards such as OAuth & JWT
  • Experience working in an Agile or Scrum environment

A bit about us

Our business is connecting Canadians. Our social impact is using our world-leading technology to create meaningful change, give back to help communities thrive, and help those who need it most. When you join our team, you’re helping us make the future friendly. We’re committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability —your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here. 

The health and safety of our team, customers and communities is paramount to TELUS. Accordingly, we require anyone joining our team to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.





Technology Solutions

We’re into seeing where technology can take us, so if you have ever imagined what the future of supply chain management, cybersecurity, the cloud and Internet of Things will look like, we want you to be part of the team that makes it happen.

We are honoured to be recognized

TELUS’s fastest network. 5G enables a superior experience with fast downloads and richer multimedia applications

Innovation centres across Canada that bring our team members together with customers, partners, start ups, universities, hospitals and fellow colleagues to tackle some of the biggest technological hurdles Canada will face in the near future.

Million active users logging into My TELUS per month (consumer mobility).


TELUS is proud to foster an inclusive culture that embraces diversity. We are committed to fair employment practices and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities, as required, during the recruitment process.