Senior Kentico MVC and .NET Web Developer

  • 100-20 Maud St, Toronto, ON M5V 2M5, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

A.K.A. New Media Inc (A.K.A.) is a leading interactive agency that has been developing online and offline solutions for leading organizations since 1997. Since its inception, A.K.A. has exemplified a passionate commitment to providing the highest quality communication and technical solutions. We seek opportunities of social impact and maintain immense pride in all of the solutions and services we provide.

To learn more about A.K.A., please visit www.akanewmedia.com.

Job Description

A.K.A. is seeking a Senior Kentico Developer (preferably certified) and .NET programmer, to build Kentico ASP.NET MVC Websites with integrated Kentico APIs and perform Systems Integration work on a range of Web-based projects. This role will also include supporting legacy Kentico sites. 

Websites are built mostly with Kentico CMS products. This job involves include working closely with A.K.A. front end developers and with clients’ technical teams for integrations.

Systems Integration work involves programming Websites to work with clients’ business systems (CRM, MRM, etc.), through APIs, web services, and generally any kind of  “middleware” needed to be created or used. 

Experience working with source control and in a continuous integration environment is required.

Please note this role is for a server programming position, however, familiarity with front-end development concepts is needed (CSS, script, AJAX, etc.), to successfully advise on, and perform website builds in collaboration with front-end and full-stack developers. 

Salary is commensurate with experience. 

COVID-19 & Precautions: 

Currently A.K.A.'s entire team is working remotely. As such, all training, on-boarding, and the fulfilment of the role will be carried out remotely until further notice. However, A.K.A. reserves the right to request in-person, onsite meetings, as long as Ontario Health and Safety COVID-19 protocols are met.  In the future, once this situation changes, candidates need to be able to work (at least part-time) on site at A.K.A.'s office in downtown Toronto. 

Qualifications

Criteria: 

  • 5 years Kentico MVC Web Site programming using Kentico APIs, preferably a Kentico Certified Developer. 
  • 10 years professional Website-based programming on the Microsoft software stack 
  • 10 years Database Programming experience for Websites and CMS Systems. 
  • 10 years experience in C#.NET Programming  
  • Proven experienced with Web-based Systems Integrations using APIs, web services and Middleware (various) 
  • Excellent problem-solving, diagnostic and creative problem-solving skills 
  • Absolute attention to detail 
  • Strong communication and collaborative skills 
  • Education degree/certification in Computer Programming/Web Development 

Must have strong command of: 

  • Kentico MVC Web Site Programming 
  • Kentico APIs • .NET programming concepts and fundamentals (the foundation of our builds)  
  • Microsoft T-SQL query language and database programming.T  
  • Integrating Web Sites with systems. 
  • Web services 

Desirable skills: 

  • Be a Certified Kentico Developer 
  • Administration of IIS Web Server and Windows Server in context of Web Hosting 
  • Experience with cloud-based Web Site Development 
  • Unit and Integration Software Testing 
  • HTTP Web Debugging Tools (e.g. Fiddler, Postman, Browser Dev Tools) 
  • Working with a Build System (e.g. MSBuild) and Continuous Integration Environments (e.g. Kentico, Azure, github, Team City) 
  • Git Source Control  

Desirable skills: 

  • Administration of IIS Web Server and Windows Server in content of Web Hosting
  • Cloud-based website development 
  • Unit and Integration Software Testing 
  • HTTP Web Debugging Tools (e.g. Fiddler, Postman, Browser Dev Tools)
  • Working with a Build System (e.g. MSBuild) and Continuous Integration Environments (e.g. Kentico, Azure, github, Team City) 
  • Familiarity with a Deployment System (e.g. Octopus Deploy) 
  • Git Source Control 

Software: 

  • MS Visual Studio 
  • MS SQL Server 
  • IIS 10 
  • Windows Server 
  • Kentico CMS (MVC, Portal, Content) 
  • Use of Project Collaboration Tools

 

Additional Information

To learn more about A.K.A., please visit www.akanewmedia.com

When applying, please describe your specific contribution/role on any projects mentioned in resume/portfolio.

Only those short-listed will be contacted.

NO HEADHUNTERS OR EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES PLEASE.