Senior Developer

As our Senior Developer, you will be responsible for customizing, developing and supporting solutions on the platform for our clients.

Traction on Demand’s hiring philosophy is based on culture, intelligence and then skills. Here’s what we mean by that:


Culture at Traction on Demand isn’t about drinking beer and playing ping-pong – it’s much more. We are looking for people who want to join an active community of engaged individuals who see business as more than just a vehicle to make money. We care about our people, wider community and planet.  Come join us on this journey!

Traction is a group of entrepreneurs committed to creating ecstatic clients, doing enjoyable work and being efficient in everything we do.  We fail fast and love to innovate. Change is our middle name.

Our values don’t just sit on a glossy page.  We live them every day.  Our values are the cornerstone of who we are – do they resonate with you?

  • Embrace knowledge
  • Do the right thing
  • Seek adventures and smiles
  • Healthy hearts and heads
  • Pursue opportunity
  • Build community


People often ask what it takes to succeed at Traction on Demand – you’ve got to be smart, without having an ego. What does that mean? Imagine working with a group of your smartest friends who all love to learn. Everyone is always pushing each other to grow and innovate at a pace that can only be called furious. We are never idle or stagnant. We seek and share knowledge. We are comfortable with the unknown. We just “git ‘r done.”


Tractionites come from a variety of backgrounds, and we are eager to find people that are from non-traditional backgrounds. Typically, we find that people are successful in this role when they have:

  • Computer Science Degree or equivalent experience
  • Full-stack platform developer, with 4+ years of experience
  • Experience with Apex Triggers, Batch Classes and @Future Methods, Controllers
  • Calling REST web services from Apex, generating and parsing JSON in Apex
  • Experience with Visualforce Pages & Components; and Lightning Pages & Components
  • Effective Apex unit testing, including web service mocking.
  • Javascript and jQuery, including effective Javascript design patterns
  • Strong knowledge of relational databases and SQL/SOQL
  • Understanding effective use of Git with managed package versioning
  • In-depth knowledge of platform Governor Limits and workarounds
  • Experience with Angular.js and other JS frameworks an asset

What You Will Be Doing

  • Working closely with clients and project managers to determine project requirements
  • Build client-specific solutions on the platform using Apex and Visual Force, Heroku
  • Developing re-usable applications for internal and customer use
  • Developing integration processes using’s Web Services API and third party integration tools (Informatica, custom web applications)
  • Data transformation and migration (SQL Server, Apex Data Loader)

If you’re interested, so are we! Send your resume our way, and we’ll contact you for a phone interview.

At Traction on Demand, we aim to change the world by challenging the traditional consulting model and building community with our clients, partners and neighbours. At our core, we’re about improving the way companies do business by using technology –, technology partners and our own libraries of intellectual property. We are a people-first organization, creating long-term relationships with our clients and growing with them as strategic business partners. Our clients are varied in size, geography and industry, and include some of the world’s largest technology firms. Traction for Good, our community engagement program, and our involvement as one of the first 100 B Corps in Canada are just a couple of the reasons why we have been named to the Best Places to Work in Canada top 10 list for several years running.

We are an equal opportunity employer and love diversity at our company!  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.

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