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Sr. Technlogy Architect, Mobility (TELUS Digital)

Reference ID: TEC10635-18

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Toronto, ON
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Full Time
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Information Technology

Be a part of a transformational journey with innovative talent and leading edge technologies.

Join our team

Consumer Mobility Outcomes at TELUS Digital is a cross-functional team of developers, designers, product owners, and content strategists, who are focused on using data-driven insights to deliver the best possible digital customer experience for our Mobility products.

Read about some of our amazing work - Digital Life: ( ) and Site Builder: ( ).

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

As the Technical Architect, you will have a birds-eye view on all development teams and work closely with leads to ensure our applications are designed in alignment with our technology strategy and architecture. You will champion development best practices so that they are well understood and applied. You will help develop implementation strategies and roadmaps to drive our technology forward and work side-by-side with leaders and practitioners to resolve cross-cutting architectural challenges and concerns.

Here's how
    •Challenge, mentor and guide developers to implement development best practices •Advocate test-driven development and other great team practices to drive design and development (We love pair programming) •Advocate accessibility best practices (We believe in an accessible web for everyone) •Lead the design of scalable software platforms, keeping performance and security top of mind •Lead in developing architecture documents, functional specifications, design documents and architecture diagrams •Work closely with our Design Lead to ensure UX and Visual best practices are implemented in all our products • Keep a pulse on the technical health of our applications, prioritize initiatives to improve where needed, and escalate any critical gaps that need resolution •Articulate the business impacts of technical decisions and investments •Collaborate with Architects across TELUS Digital to define future roadmaps and technical vision for our platforms and tooling


You're the missing piece of the puzzle
    •Known for teaching and sharing, with the ability to mentor junior team members, overseeing code quality and evangelizing best practices •With expertise in translating technical concepts and requirements for non-technical stakeholders •Recognized for your experience in:
      •Both front-end & backend development •ES2018 JavaScript, React, CSS •Node.js, PostgreSQL, Redis •Client-side testing best practices and tooling (we use Jest, Nightwatch) •React and Redux •Experience designing and documenting APIs (we use Node.js, Express, OpenAPI Spec) •Clustering technologies (we use Kubernetes) •designing and load-testing highly available systems •FRP (functional, reactive programming) •Experience with the Docker ecosystem
    •With a knack for building scalable production services and monitoring performance (we use Kibana, NewRelic, Stackdriver)

    •Experience with:
      •Securing applications to common security threats (Open Web Applications Security Project (OWASP) Standards) •Web/HTTP security controls (Cross-Origin Sharing (CORS), Content Security Policy (CSP), Transport Layer Security (TLS), etc) •Designing, building and maintaining High Availability systems •Creating and socializing technology roadmaps
    •Familiar with accessibility (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2) best practices

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn't matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS, you create future friendly® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Posted: September 20, 2018
Closes: November 19, 2018
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10,000+ employees

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About Telus

TELUS (TSX: T, NYSE: TU) is Canada’s fastest-growing national telecommunications company, with $12.3 billion of annual revenue and 13.9 million customer connections, including 8.4 million wireless ...