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BGC Engineering Inc.

Senior Software Developer - C#.NET (Real-time Monitoring)

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
6 days ago

About Us

BGC Engineering Inc. (BGC) is an international applied earth sciences professional services firm. We are proud of our talented team of over 650 employees, spanning the fields of Engineering, Geoscience, Software, Geomatics, Data Science, Accounting, Administration, Health & Safety and Human Resources. Alongside our clients and industry partners, BGC works collaboratively as ‘One Team’, dedicated to solving the world’s most critical applied earth science challenges. BGC has twelve offices located in Vancouver, Victoria, Kamloops, Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto, Ottawa, Fredericton, Halifax, Golden, Colorado, Santiago, Chile, and Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Our flat management structure creates a culture of innovation, excellence and transparency and a casual, dynamic and inclusive work environment. BGC prides itself on offering training and mentoring opportunities to further our employees’ professional growth as well as social and wellness activities that contribute to the connection and wellbeing of our team.  

We believe in One Team, Excellence, Curiosity, Common Sense and Clarity.

The Role

Reporting to the Software Development Manager, the Senior Software Developer – C# .NET (Real-time Monitoring) will play a key role in contributing to BGC’s core software product, by developing the interface between our real-time monitoring systems and our web application Cambio. This position will design and develop the optimal way for our systems to communicate over 100k pieces of information every five minutes and send out real-time alerts via email, text, or phone calls.  This position can be based at one of our Canadian office locations listed above. 


  • Develop features using Azure to synchronize data between BGC’s main web application, Cambio and our back-end real-time monitoring system
  • Create new scalable cloud solutions for our real-time monitoring services to communicate with Cambio
  • Liaise between the web application development and back-end real-time monitoring system development teams to design and develop the most optimal way to communicate the large amounts of data we need to process in real-time
  • Maintain the existing link between our real-time monitoring services and our Cambio application
  • Work with stakeholders to design and develop robust and reliable real-time alerting systems

Required Education, Experience & Competencies

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related technical discipline
  • 7+ years of relevant software development experience
  • Experience with programming in C# and familiar with the .NET server-side stack
  • Experience with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Experience with one or more database systems such as SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, etc.
  • Experience with a "code first" data approach using .NET Entity Framework, SQL Alchemy,, etc.
  • Experience with serverless computing (Azure Functions, AWS Lambda, Google Cloud Functions)
  • Experience with microservices architecture
  • Experience with Azure Message Bus, Azure Event Hub, Kafka, etc.
  • Experience with Linux, git, and a basic knowledge of bash
  • Basic understanding of Kubernetes
  • Basic DevOps knowledge
  • Familiar with using timer triggered functions
  • Experience with Python would be an asset

Position Requirements

Drug & Alcohol Testing

To ensure we meet our client’s compliance requirements and our workplace health and safety commitments, BGC has a drug and alcohol policy that applies to this position.  The policy states that an employee may be required to take a drug and alcohol test prior to engaging in field work. This testing could be requested within an employee’s first week or in the future, as required. It is important to note that some clients also require random drug and alcohol testing and testing in the event of a health and safety accident or incident.

Driver’s License and Passport

In order to perform this role, BGC requires that you have a passport, in the event you are required to travel for work and a valid driver's license, in the event you will be required to drive a vehicle for work. As part of our background screening, BGC will require you to submit a current driver’s abstract upon hire.

COVID-19 Vaccination

BGC is committed to maintaining a safe work environment to ensure the health and safety of employees while respecting their privacy and individual circumstances. All new hires are required to submit confirmation of their COVID-19 vaccinations to Human Resources in advance of the start of work.  This will ensure a safe workplace for our employees and will meet our client requirements. If you require an accommodation or wish to discuss your situation, please contact Human Resources. 

Company Benefits

BGC offers our employees the following:

  • Our ‘One Team’ culture supporting health, wellness, safety and diversity
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Maternity/Paternity leave top ups
  • Professional development and mentoring opportunities
  • Flat management structure
  • Flexible workplace with office and home arrangements
  • Social and wellness activities
  • Casual and professional work environment

BGC is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation with your application, please contact us.

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