Software Development Manager- TELUS Health


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

Req ID:  41374
Jobs by Category:  Technology Solutions
Job Function:  Technology
Status:  Full Time
Schedule:  Regular



Join our team

We are Canada’s most innovative digital health company and touch the lives of more Canadians than anyone else, and we aspire to transform healthcare within Canada and beyond.

The Collaborative Health team at TELUS Health is led by physician-technologists and design-obsessed engineers. We’re charting a new course in healthcare with our award-winning TELUS Collaborative Health Record, an end-to-end, secure, cloud-based digital platform. Patient engagement and automation are at the core of our vision.

Our rapidly growing customer base includes thousands of healthcare professionals from across Canada, the United States, New Zealand, and Australia.

Find your people and your purpose

Are you a decisive problem solver who takes pride in engineering beautiful products? You belong here.

We’re a group of passionate individuals committed to building technology solutions that transform how clinicians deliver patient care. We need passionate self-starters to bring our vision to life. You will work alongside a diverse group of developers, testers and product specialists with vast experience in the healthcare IT industry.

Bring your ideas and watch them grow.

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

You will be joining the Collaborative Health Product Team as a Software Engineering Manager, and will be a key contributor within our team as we enter a rapid growth phase. As an experienced member of the team, you will leverage your in-depth knowledge and leadership skills to drive the development of scalable and innovative solutions that meet the evolving needs of our clients and partners. Your guidance and strategic direction will be instrumental in navigating the complexities of our growth trajectory, ensuring the successful delivery of high-quality software products that align with our vision for advancing healthcare technology. 

What you'll do


  • You are accountable for your team’s successful, timely delivery of high-quality modern web applications 
  • Lead, inspire, and empower a team of talented team members
  • Attract and recruit top talent to help execute our mission
  • Collaborate with product managers on product discovery to define project scope, goals, solution ideas, and deliverables
  • Serve as an advocate for career advancement of your team members - know where they want to go and take the appropriate steps to set them up for success
  • Build and inspire a culture of "everyday innovation", collaboration, and excellence within your team
  • Anticipate and prepare for the future - technology, people, culture and process




What you bring


  • Five years or more of demonstrated ability to lead and develop high performing agile development teams
  • Senior level experience designing, developing and delivering complex technical software solutions (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
  • Experience leading systems design of service-based architectures and microservices
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills allow you to effectively influence across the organization.
  • Experience with modern web technologies, including Ruby on Rails, Node.js, Javascript, as well as GraphQL and REST APIs
  • Proven experience managing cloud platforms (AWS and GCP) in production environments
  • University degree in a related field or the equivalent experience demonstrated by progressive responsibilities



  • Design and administration of PostgreSQL or other relational databases, testing automation, continuous integration and build pipelines
  • Knowledge of health technology standards like HL7 FHIR and HL7 v2.x



Salary Range:  $110,000-$166,000
Performance Bonus or Sales Incentive Plan:  $0

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.