Senior Software Developer - API Engineering


Toronto, ON, CA Ottawa, ON, CA Burnaby, BC, CA Calgary, AB, CA Montréal, QC, CA Vancouver, BC, CA Edmonton, AB, CA

Req ID:  40406
Jobs by Category:  Technology Solutions
Job Function:  Technology
Status:  Full Time
Schedule:  Regular


Join our team and what we'll accomplish together


The Data Strategy & Enablement team is on a continuous journey towards helping TELUS become a world-class leader in data solutions, doing so by delivering data analytics capabilities built upon unified scalable platforms, advanced AI tooling, high-quality data, and a data-product and data platform-oriented culture while always keeping an eye on the horizon, preparing for the next big thing.

We are entrepreneurial and passionate, believers that so much more is possible and can be achieved by creating value and great outcomes for our customers, team members, communities, and environment and that through meaningful transformation we can integrate dynamic change in our professional lives.

The Data Strategy and Enablement team has started its journey towards enabling further digital transformation in our data and advanced analytics space. Composed of Data Engineers, Business Systems Analysts and Architects our team focuses on building and enabling best-in-class data platforms with a focus on migrating our assets from an on-premise data lake to Google’s Cloud Platform.

Join a dynamic team that is paving the way towards digital transformation and enabling teams across the organization to make better use of data. Make use of your analytical skills and ability to analyze and assess the impact of data on upstream and downstream systems and help clarify and define cloud-related business processes and best practices across TELUS. Help architect the transformation and modernization of our enterprise data solutions and the integration of Google Cloud and native GCP services and 3rd party data technologies.

What you’ll do 


  • Build, support and extend existing codebase, provision infrastructure and secure reliable data-centric services and applications in GCP and on-prem
  • Help build and maintain high-intensity mission-critical application
  • Identify opportunities for and implement automation in the development and production process to reduce manual toil and improve developer productivity
  • Capture issues with the data that impact key business drivers and relay them to the product management teams




What you bring


  • You are a Senior Software developer with 5+ years of experience in IT platform implementation in a technical capacity
  • Bachelor of Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent 
  • Knowledgeable and experienced with software engineering best practices
  • Experience with the Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and its related technologies (Kubernetes (GKE), Google Anthos, CloudSQL, PubSub, Google Cloud Storage, Logging, Dashboards, BigQuery, BigTable)
  • Experience with DevOps, CI/CD practices and tools 
  • You bring systems design experience with the ability to architect and explain complex systems interactions, data flows, common interfaces and APIs
  • You bring several years of deep understanding of and experience with software development and programming languages such as Java/Kotlin, Shell scripting
  • You bring systems design experience with the ability to architect and explain complex systems interactions, data flows, common interfaces and APIs
  • You have experience with designing, developing, and operationalizing high-volume back-end web applications
  • You have experience with REST API design and SOAP API design
  • You have hands-on experience with the following technologies as a senior software developer:
    • Spring, Spring Boot
    • WireMock
    • Docker
    • Terraform
    • Oracle, Postgres, MSSQL Server, MySQL Server
    • SQL
    • PgWeb
    • Github & Github Actions
    • NodeJS



  • GCP Professional Cloud Engineering certification
  • Understanding of TMF standards




Salary Range:  $104,000-$156,000
Performance Bonus or Sales Incentive Plan:  15%

Actual total compensation will be determined based on factors such as knowledge, skills, performance and experience. In addition, TELUS offers rewarding benefits such as:

  • Comprehensive total rewards package highlighting competitive salary and bonus structures, minimum 3 weeks of vacation, and flexible benefits plan to meet the needs of you and your family
  • Flexibility to work in-office, virtually or a combination of both
  • Generous company matched pension and share purchase programs
  • Opportunity to give back to communities in which we work, live and serve
  • Career growth and learning & development opportunities to develop your skills
  • And much more …

A bit about us

We’re a people-focused, customer-first, purpose-driven team who works together every day to innovate and do good. We improve lives through our technology solutions and foster a culture of innovation that empowers team members to solve complex problems and create remarkable human outcomes in a digital world. 

You’ll find our engaging, high-performance culture personally fulfilling, professionally challenging, and financially rewarding. 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. When you join our team, you’re helping us make the future friendly.

Note for Quebec candidates: if knowledge of English is required for this position, it is because the team member will be asked, on a regular basis, to interact in English with external or internal parties or to use English applications or software as part of their tasks.





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.