Lead Full Stack Developer

Reporting to the Senior Development Manager, we need a Lead Full Stack Developer with the vision and the technical skills to contribute to the design and lead the build of this innovative solution. This is the first-of-its-kind undertaking and an opportunity to implement new processes, features and functions.

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Altus Group, developers of ARGUS Software

<p>At Altus Group, developers&nbsp;of ARGUS Software, we break ground everyday with products that provide consistency, transparency, and efficiency into the financial and operational processes that drive the global world of commercial real estate. Our products were built exclusively for commercial real estate companies, incorporating best practices learned from over 25 years serving the industry and clients in over 60 countries. ARGUS Software&rsquo;s products have become the industry standard and provide the complete solution for managing and growing your commercial real estate portfolio. Thousands of users globally including leading owners, managers, financial institutions, brokerages and REITs trust ARGUS Software solutions to improve the visibility and flow of information throughout their critical business processes. These processes include asset management, asset valuation, portfolio management, budgeting, forecasting, reporting, lease management, collaboration and knowledge management.</p> http://www.altusgroup.com/analytics

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Overview: <p><strong>Who we are</strong></p> <p>Altus Analytics, a business of Altus Group, is the leading global technology partner to the commercial real estate industry and is poised for significant growth and expansion over the next three years.</p> <p>Altus Analytics brings together the collective expertise of ARGUS and Voyanta as the leading provider of Commercial Real Estate (CRE) solutions worldwide. Our technology and industry expertise empower CRE clients and partners to work collaboratively to enhance decision making, drive performance and optimize transactional efficiency. From property budgeting, making strategic decisions about acquisitions or working with different teams, different organizations and different data, we can bring it all together.</p> <p><strong>The opportunity</strong></p> <p>Altus is revolutionizing the CRE industry again! We are working on a creating a brand new customer-facing web integration project that brings together key platforms under one roof. With multiple phases set to roll out over the next 24 months and significant company-wide growth expected, now is an exciting time to join Altus Analytics.</p> <p>Reporting to the Senior Development Manager, we need a Lead Full Stack Developer with the vision and the technical skills to contribute to the design and lead the build of this innovative solution. This is the first-of-its-kind undertaking and an opportunity to implement new processes, features and functions.</p> <p>This is an opportunity for a Developer. Someone with exceptional coding skills who wants to learn and directly apply Angular, deepen your technical skills and hone your people management skills as you build out the team and work across multiple internal product teams.<br /><br /></p> <p><strong>What&rsquo;s in it for you</strong></p> <ul> <li>Knowledge. This is a great team, passionate about technology. We will teach you Angular2 and expand your technical skills.</li> <li>Ownership. This is a step up from a Senior Developer to hands-on Team Leader role. A chance for someone ready to take their career to the next level and make a tangible contribution.</li> <li>Exposure. This is an opportunity to work on a new product (not just improve an existing one). This is a global project at a global company and the biggest initiative here right now.</li> </ul>
Responsibilities: <p><strong>Here&rsquo;s what our Lead Developer will do:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Lead. You will lead the team as a SCRUM Master to help the team deliver their sprint goals; planning tasks, running standups and conducting retrospectives.</li> <li>Manage. You will recruit, coach and manage your new team, spending 30% of your time on team operations.</li> <li>Communicate and support. You will actively facilitate team meetings to ensure tasks are being completed and deliverables are being met on time. You will provide support and training in best practices to junior Developers.</li> <li>Produce. You will produce quality coding of advanced features and fixes for our platform. Perfect. You will carry out code reviews and ensure we maintain and improve our standards.</li> <li>Innovate. You will conduct research and actively contribute new ideas, tools and methodologies to our design and development process.</li> <li>Implement. You will establish best practices for coding, maintain high code quality and drive processes to enable efficient development and delivery of code.</li> <li>Collaborate. You will be a key player on the new portal team. You will work across product teams ensuring the project vision is carried out.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>How do we know that&rsquo;s you? You are:</strong></p> <ul> <li>A university graduate. You have a Bachelor&rsquo;s degree in computer science or a related discipline.</li> <li>An experienced Developer. You have exposure to multiple products and tools. You have:</li> <li>Expertise in Front End development.</li> <li>Exposure and comfort with Full Stack development.</li> <li>Advanced skills with JavaScript.</li> <li>A range of designing and developing infrastructure and frameworks for an enterprise organization.</li> <li>Experience working in a continuous integration and deployment environment.</li> <li>Optional experience with Angular 2, Node.js, Salesforce, MongoDB, SQL, Docker, AWS, TDD, Heroku. Nice to have but not required.</li> <li>A SCRUM Master. You may or may not be certified but either way you firmly believe in the positive impact following scrum process has on the team and the organization. You have proven experience breaking down deliverables into tasks and grouping those tasks into sprints.</li> <li>A contributor. You are results-driven, with initiative and highly capable of meeting deadlines. You are company-focused and self-motivated. You are flexible and available to travel to Houston and London to work with our other Product teams up to 15% of the time.</li> <li>A leader. You are able to offer guidance and advice based on broad and deep knowledge on a variety of techniques, tools and methodologies.</li> <li>An innovative problem-solver. You are flexible, but process-focused and you know how to balance urgency with long-term payoff. You are on a continuous search for improvements.</li> <li>A self-starter. You have the initiative to establish practices to build a high quality Development team.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Need any more reasons to want to work with us?</strong></p> <p>As we continue to grow, the possibilities for the people that join Altus Analytics are significant. From professional growth to innovation to collaboration we are committed to continuing to foster the right environment to help our people realize their full potential. We give our people the freedom and responsibility to take charge of their career path, bring new ideas to the forefront and work on critical projects that will shape the success of our clients.</p> <p>We thank you in advance for taking the time to learn more about what makes Altus Analytics a great place to grow your career and do some of your best work. Apply now, refer a friend or stay on top of what&rsquo;s new by following us on LinkedIn.</p> <p>If you are a person with a disability and require assistance during the application process, please contact us at careerscanada@altusgroup.com or 416-641-9500.</p>