About Trail Techworks

Trail Techworks builds and operates the technology that powers Trail Appliances – Western Canada’s largest independent appliance retailer.

Our mission is transformation. We are evolving Trail Appliances and its sister brands (Trail Appliances Builder Division, Edmonds Fine Appliances, and Y.Franks Appliances) from bricks-and-mortar retailers into omni-channel retailers that can serve their customers when, where and how they want.

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What we offer

  • Flexible work schedule
  • Casual and open work environment
  • Awesome Gastown workspace
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Regular social events with a great team culture
  • Work with a high-performing team of people who are passionate about their work

Position Overview

As the exclusive recruitment partner, we are looking for a Software Developer Manager to join our growing Business Solutions Team. You’ll be responsible for the design, development, testing, and support of custom business applications. Solving complex problems and improving the end-user’s experience is critical to your role.

    Duties & Responsibilities

    • Manage a small agile team of developers
    • Conduct interviews and help hire great talent for the team
    • Provide technical leadership to teammates through coaching and mentorship
    • Participate in every aspect of the development and implementation of new custom business applications such as software design, development, testing, and deployment
    • Provide technical expertise and recommendations in assessing new business applications and initiatives to support and enhance our existing systems
    • Participate in system architectural decisions and technical design of new business applications
    • Promote a culture of continuous improvement
    • Identify and encourage areas for growth and improvement within the team
    • Develop and implement standards, procedures and guidelines to maintain high standards of software quality within the team
    • Participate in peer reviews of solution designs and code
    • Work with teammates in the migration of legacy applications to current technologies

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

    • Strong written and verbal communication skills with technical and non-technical stakeholders
    • Ability to work in a dynamic and team oriented environment
    • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
    • Proficient with modern web technologies such as JavaScript, jQuery, HTML5, CSS3, and Bootstrap
    • Strong skills writing code that can execute complex business logic using Microsoft.NET Framework, ASP.NET, MVC, and C#
    • Comfortable working with relational databases, stored procedures, and complex SQL syntax
    • Experience with RAD tools such as DevExpress an asset
    • Experience with automated build tools, code management, and continuous integration

    Experience and Credentials

    • Minimum 5 years of programming experience
    • A bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, or related field

    To Apply, please send resume to or txt/call him at 778-869-9268