Applications Developer (Revised)

Temporary Full-Time

Contribute to making the District of North Vancouver a great place to live, work and play for generations to come. Stretching from Deep Cove in the east to the Capilano River Canyon in the west, the District of North Vancouver is characterized by innovative municipal government that maintains and enhances the quality of life for its residents and businesses. Fuelled by the District’s award-winning Official Community Plan to build vibrant and sustainable communities for people of all ages and backgrounds, we are looking to fill this temporary full-time position. A flexible, family-friendly employer with an inclusive work place culture, the District offers exciting career options, professional development opportunities and a competitive salary and benefits package. Work for an employer of choice, help build this North Shore community, and leave a lasting legacy. Come work for one of BC’s Top Employers and contribute to making this a great place to work!

The District of North Vancouver is currently looking for a talented self-starter to fill the position of Applications Developer for approximately 12 months. In this challenging position, the individual will perform complex technical and analytical work in support of the District’s enterprise applications. General responsibilities include: developing custom applications and integrations; creating, supporting and optimizing systems routines; and providing technical support and maintenance where required. You will exercise considerable independent judgement and action within the framework of established guidelines and standards.

The incumbent will develop and design applications and web services; customize and support existing applications; write and maintain system administration routines; implement quality control procedures; prepare and maintain documentation; perform analysis and produce reports; maintain systems and data where required and; establish and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external contacts. You will have a good working knowledge of database design principles; object-oriented programming, and application design patterns. You will have a passion for learning, a good sense of humour, and strong communication skills with both a technical and business audience.

Required Skills:
  • Framework based front-end development (Angular, React, Elm)
  • Reactive design patterns (RxJS, NgRx, Redux)
  • HTML5 / CSS3 / TypeScript
  • CSS Preprocessor (SCSS, LESS, etc.)
  • C# .NET Core
Desirable Skills:
  • UX and design
  • SQL
  • Bootstrap
  • Functional programming
  • Leaflet and ArcGIS
The ideal candidate will have completed a degree in Computer Science or a Technology Diploma with 3+ years of experience, or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

The pay for this unionized position ranges between $38.78 and $45.83 per hour based on a 35 hour work week. We also offer a comprehensive benefits package and a compressed work week.

If you have what we’re looking for and enjoy working in a fast paced environment with a group of enthusiastic and dedicated people, we want to hear from you. Please apply on-line with your cover letter and resume which clearly demonstrates how you meet the knowledge, skills and experience requirements of the role at This position will remain open until filled.

We thank you for your interest in employment with the District of North Vancouver and advise that only those shortlisted for an interview will be contacted. Those who have applied to this position in the last 6 months need not apply again.

Location: North Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Information Technology
Posted: July 9, 2018, 4:17 pm
Expires: August 9, 2018, 4:30 pm