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Big Data Developer


This is a Contract position in Toronto, ON posted January 26, 2022.

Please note that candidates must have an eligible work permit for Canada. 

Do you want to experience the essence of a large organization in a company with a personal touch? Come and work with us! We are looking for creative, innovative, and collaborative people like you to join our team.

At the heart of Alithya’s values is the well-being of our employees and their families. That’s why, we continue to follow the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations closely. 

We remain close to you, while keeping our distance via Phone, Skype, Zoom or however you like. 

Take your ambitions to the next level

As a consulting firm, Alithya undertakes a wide variety of technically challenging and interesting projects, so your exact responsibilities will vary depending on the project to which you are assigned. Our clients are typically from technology departments within large firms, and each project is typically 6 months to 2 years in duration. In between project assignments, you will work in our Toronto office, assisting with managing our internal products and solutions. (Currently, all employees are working from home during COVID.)


You will be reporting to the VP of the Financial Sector and working with both client and/or Alithya employees to provide trustworthy consulting work. We are looking to hire full time and on a permanent basis.


  • Transform business requirements and research into winning delivery solutions that meet performance goals;
  • Design and develop Big Data solution and Restful API layer to provide various functions for front-end;
  • Aim for best practice and defect-free programming;
  • Create and maintain quality code, provide support during testing cycles and post-production deployment, and engage in peer code reviews;
  • Identify issues, and develop and maintain processes that address and resolve them. Communicate/alert stakeholders as needed;
  • Configure and develop custom components with technology partners (analysts, developers, designers, etc.) to meet requirements and goals;
  • Ensure applications are free of common coding vulnerabilities and follow standard security practices;
  • Complete unit and integration testing per standards and design specs.
When it just clicks!
Does this sound like you?

  • Minimum 5 years of application development experience with Java or Scala;
  • At least 5 years of experience with SQL Server or any RDBMS;
  • Computer Science or Engineering degree from a post-secondary institution with demonstrated academic excellence;
  • Experience with:
    • building GraphQL API and/or REST API;
    • Experience with Git, Jira, Confluence;
    • Hadoop technologies such as Spark, Hive, HBase and/or HDFS (a plus);
    • MQ technologies such as IBM MQ, Kafka, Rabbit MQ, etc. (a plus).
  • Ability to:
    • provide technological solutions to business challenges and opportunities;
    • work independently and produce quality results.
  • Thorough understanding of the software development environment and best practices related to build and release;
  • Languages required:
    • English: 3/4

Life at Alithya
  • 37.5 hours per week;
  • Opportunities to develop and grow your career;
  • Work with diverse technologies, projects, clients and sectors;
  • Spend your days in a creative and innovative environment;
  • Share experience and knowledge as part of an agile and dynamic team;
  • A great balance between work and personal life;
  • Access to exciting educational opportunities (internal, conferences, events, courses, certifications, etc.);
  • Personal recognition of your important professional contributions;
  • Great cultural diversity across our teams.