Job Details

Senior Developer

Location TORONTO , Ontario , Canada
Category Technology
Job Opened March 24th, 2020
Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Number 200001US
Job Type Full-Time

job description

Who We Are:
HBC is a diversified global retailer, focused on driving the performance of high quality stores and their all-channel offerings, growing through acquisitions, and unlocking the value of real estate holdings.

Founded in 1670, HBC is the oldest company in North America. Our portfolio today includes formats ranging from luxury to premium department stores to off price fashion shopping destinations, with more than 480 stores and over 66,000 employees around the world.

Our leading banners across North America include Hudson’s Bay, Saks Fifth Avenue, and Saks OFF 5TH.

We have significant investments in real estate joint ventures. HBC has partnered with Simon Property Group Inc. in the HBC Global Properties Joint Venture, which owns properties in the United States and Germany. In Canada, HBC has partnered with RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust in the RioCan-HBC Joint Venture.

A truly global corporate citizen, HBC is committed to responsible business practices to bring about positive change, and we work hard to shape a sustainable future for people and the planet. Our philanthropic initiatives help create healthy families, strong communities, and sport excellence in the cities and countries in which we operate around the world, while striving to create innovative programs and resources that provide flexibility for work-life balance in order to maintain a positive working environment.

What This Position Is All About:
The Java / Integration Developer is responsible for design, coding, unit testing, integration testing, and implementation of integration development projects. This role will require delivering detailed design for API and micro-services development within the integration space. Being able to understand large enterprise level architecture, provide design recommendations, and work with cross functional application teams to provide the best solution to meet the project needs are crucial for the role. In addition, unit testing to verify logic of new or modified programs, create appropriate documentation for work assignments, and documentation of production support requirements are expected.

Who You Are:
The successful candidate should have a quantifiable track record of success in delivering results collaboratively within a strong team environment.  He/she must have the ability to develop solutions that support the business strategy, critical objectives, and cultural norms. He/she must have strong relationship building skills.  The successful candidate will be flexible, resilient, and able to thrive in a dynamic, rapid paced environment.

You Also Have:
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience 
  • 8+ years of experience in Information Technology within backend services development, integration, or API development and governance.
  • Experience in working on large scale projects within a large organizational setting
  • Experience building on Amazon Web Services and/or Microsoft Azure
  • Experience with Kafka or other message flow technologies
  • Experience in micro-services architecture and Kubernetes
  • Senior level experience in Java Development
  • Ability to develop complex mappings and workflows in accordance with integration requirements.
  • Outstanding ability to communicate, both verbally and in writing.
As The Sr. Developer, Integration Services You Will:
  • Designing detailed API specifications using JSON, YAML, or RAML modelling languages.
  • Creating technical documentation to describe the implementation
  • Design systems using micro-service architecture utilizing Spring Boot framework
  • Create Docker packages for deployment on Kubernetes platform for scalable solutions.
  • Using multi-cloud strategies to design for high availability, security, and auto scalability
  • Managing and governing through enterprise level API management tools
  • Ensuring development adheres to HBC development and configuration standards
  • Performing unit testing and work with project teams to resolve defects discovered during agile sprints and/or SDLC process
  • Conducting performance tuning as required on mappings and workflows.
Your Life and Career at HBC:
  • Be part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner- operator!
  • Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities, from retail to supply chain, to digital or corporate.
  • A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance.
  • Benefits package for all eligible full-time employees (including medical, vision and dental).
  • An amazing employee discount.

Thank you for your interest with HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application.


HBC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, HBC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.


HBC welcomes all applicants for this position. Should you be individually selected to participate in an assessment or selection process, accommodations are available upon request in relation to the materials or processes to be used.

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