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Sr. Java (Play/Akka) Developer

At Rogers we’re for supporting you on a journey to a rewarding career. Whether you’re a developer, an analyst, or a customer care consultant, Rogers is the place where ideas become reality. We embrace change, and find ways to do better. And we deliver on that commitment by fostering an environment of passion and innovation for all people.


Who we are


We are Rogers, a dynamic Canadian media and telecommunications company. Innovation is our legacy and building a brilliant digital future is our mission. As a leading Canadian company we are passionate about winning and committed to pursuing the best. This translates into everything we do, including the selection of a candidate. This role will be primarily based in Brampton but may expand to the downtown office.

Web Service Experts at Rogers are passionate about coding. You can tell just by looking at their output. They do most of their programming in Java using the Play/Akka framework but are always ready and willing to diversify their portfolio.

If you know Java isn’t coffee, Ruby isn’t a gem and Python isn’t a snake, and you are excited about the prospect of thriving in an intensive, collaborative and productive environment, then you’re in the right place.


What we want you to do


We are looking for a Web Service Expert who will be a critical member of a new, forward-thinking, Digital IT team. Think server-side development, with a keen eye on software craftsmanship and scalable architecture. You will develop robust web services to support a diverse range of common functions including (but definitely not limited to): User signup and registration services, web site administration, entitlement checking, making payments, resetting cable boxes and allocating data between wireless accounts.


 The nuts and bolts


  • Write reliable and robust code – bonus points if you know how to use TDD – that uses both non-relational and relational databases
  • Make bullet-proof code and implement proper logging, monitoring and manageability
  • Create lightning-fast web services
  • Solve DevOps problems with our infrastructure team
  • Build systems that manage our deployment pipeline, using tools like Bamboo and Ansible


    Who you are


  • You are a university graduate with a degree in computer science, computer engineering or a related field
  • You and programming go way back, we’re talking more than five years of experience using core Java combined with one of the following Ruby, Scala, Python, C#, C++ or C.
  • Experience with REST API’s
  • You truly love to code and can’t wait to show us what you’ve worked on
  • You have more than five years of experience writing code that uses SQL and relational databases


 Schedule: Full TimeShift: DayLength of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)Work Location: 8200 Dixie Road (101), Brampton, ON Travel Requirements: Up to 10%Posting Category/Function: Technology & Software DevelopmentRequisition ID: 119650 WHY ROGERS? As a proud Canadian company, we're dedicated to making things easier for our customers. We’ve been embracing and leading change for over 50-years, and we’ll continue to seek out new opportunities to bring our customers simple solutions for today and tomorrow. We recognize that success is determined by the strength and diversity of our people. We work together because we want to win together, and these five shared values guide and define our work: 
  1. Simplify and innovate
  2. Take ownership of the what and the how
  3. Equip people to succeed
  4. Execute with discipline and pride
  5. Talk straight, build trust, and over deliver
 Why Rogers?  Because your tomorrow inspires our today. What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You can also reach out to our team at to begin a conversation about your individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process. Posting Notes:  Digital Media || Canada (CA) || ON || Brampton || SF:LI-JL1 ||


Full time
Brampton, 08 L6T 0C1, CA