9111 – Technical Lead

Information Technology
Oil & Gas
Calgary, AB
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Our client, a Canadian energy transportation company with a focus on the transportation, distribution and generation of energy, has an immediate need for a Technical Lead to collaborate with business stakeholders and execution teams. This is a contract position for one (1) year located in Calgary. 


Life takes energy. The Technology + Innovation Lab works with data that powers our products to improve safety and reliability. By working hands-on with ground-breaking technology, the lab pioneers the development of innovative products through small agile teams. Our teams incorporate a variety of multidisciplinary skills, including industrial predictive algorithms, machine learning, and sentiment analysis.

As the Technical Lead, you will be responsible for the design and execution of front-end and back-end development. This involves designing and implementing overall architecture of the application,


• You have 3+ years of team leadership experience

• You have 8+ years of full stack experience and 3+ years of data engineering or data science experience

• You have significant web and Cloud development experience (Microsoft / MS Azure stack)

• You understand data architecture and Platform as a Service (PaaS)

• You are familiar with data migration, transformation, and scripting

• You are experienced in management of hosting environment, including database administration, and scaling an application to support load changes

• You implement automated testing platforms and unit tests

• You are proficient in source control tools and familiar with development aiding tools

• You are an ambitious, organized self-starter who is self-motivated, but also a great teammate with a professional presence and a passion for digital, notably around user experience and continuously improving status quo

• You bring a high-energy and passionate outlook to the job and can influence those around you

• You build a sense of trust and rapport that creates an effective workplace

• You are passionate for innovation with a “can do” attitude

• You hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related quantitative discipline


• Lead the design and execution of disruptive products with emphasis on data science and data engineering using the most advanced cloud technologies

• Gather requirements and implements overall architecture of both frond-end and back-end

• Collaborate with internal stakeholders, development team and product owner to plan, develop, build and launch the product

• Act as a leader for technology roles in the product team

• Mentor and coach members of the team in sharpening their skills

• Bring distinctive capabilities driving competitive advantage within a cross-functional environment to drive significant business impact

• You’ll provide day-to-day leadership of delivery of complex IT services for the product team in leading and coordinating with the technology members of the team (e.g., developers, engineers)

• You’ll bring deep functional expertise to provide guidance and feedback on work of individual developers and engineers to ensure large-scale business impact to the digital products being built

• You’ll lead the design and implementation of the architecture of the application

• You’ll work closely with the Digital team to implement a robust set of services and APIs to power the application and optimize the apps for maximum speed and scalability

• You’ll spearhead development of reusable code and libraries for future use

• You’ll collaborate with the Digital team and business users to

• You’ll lead integration of front-end and back-end aspects of the application

If you’re a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.  

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com 

We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.