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Senior Middleware Engineer

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  • 12-month contract for a Middleware Engineer
  • High priority transformation work
  • Retail giant with a great work environment 

What & Why:

Our retail client is looking for a Lead Middleware Engineer to work within their IT team.  The most important piece of this role will be helping to drive the Agile transformation forward and championing middleware technologies.  You will be utilizing the Product Vision and backlog as tools to steer Middleware’s capacity to an iteratively improved product within the total retail platform. Your role will be split into three key areas

  • Prioritizing and resourcing for project and team work
  • Helping to create the roadmap for IT.  This means you should have deep knowledge with IBM MQ, IBM Integration Bus and Web Servers
  • Gaining buy-in from other IT team members for the new technological direction. 


Our client is located in Burnaby with a shuttle service running from Metrotown to the office.  They are a very collaborative office and celebrate success as a team.  The office has many amenities including free parking, on-site gym and a subsidized cafeteria. 


You will bring the following education, skills and experience to the role:

  • 5+ years of experience in a hands-on technical leadership position managing middleware and/or DevOps toolsets
  • 2+ years working with CM tools such as Puppet, Ansible or Chef
  • 5+ years working in a Linux environment, familiar with Python, Bash, Perl and other scripting tools
  • 5+ years leadership experience in the full life (SDLC) on large scale information technology initiatives
  • 5+ years’ experience building and executing project quality assurance and testing strategies
  • 10+ years IT experience
  • Knowledge of modern DevOps and automation practices
  • Keep up to date with current DevOps technology trends 

Next Steps:

If the sound of this opportunity excites you, and you’re confident that it’s a good fit for your experience and career goals, then we’d love to hear from you! Please send your updated resume to us by applying to this posting and one of our awesome team of recruiters will be in touch.

Posted: October 10, 2018
Closes: December 9, 2018