Canadian Tire Application Developer Co-op (8 or 12 months) Temporary in Brampton, ON

Canadian Tire

Branch Brampton ON CA

Application Developer Co-op (8 or 12 months)
Brampton, ON

Web Development utilizing ASP.NET. Proven programming experience in C#/VB.Net, SQL, and Web Development. Interested in being a part of a….

Interested in being a part of a
team that is leading the evolution of retail in Canada?

Embracing and driving change is
critical to Canadian Tire’s success. The complexity and rate at which the
retail industry is transforming has increased exponentially in recent years and
we are committed to being a leader in the industry. As such we are relentlessly
focused on innovating at every level of our business, investing in new
technologies and doubling down on the best talent to drive the company forward.
It is an especially exciting time to join Canadian Tire.

Our Supply Chain and
Merchandising teams are responsible for connecting our quality products and
services with our customers. The Merchandising
team uses planning frameworks and tools to provide recommendations that will
ensure financial results, and provide decisions on key inputs such as point of
sales forecasts. The Supply Chain team is constantly undertaking process
improvement initiatives, fine tuning capacity models, employing technology
solutions, building strong relationships with third party logistics and product
suppliers to better manage one of the country’s deepest and most extensive
supply chain networks.

What You’ll Do

The Application Developer Co-op student is responsible for the development of new .NET applications, as well as the migration of existing MS Access to .NET applications under the direction and guidance of a Senior Programmer/Analyst. In order to perform their tasks effectively, the developer must be able to read and interpret a technical BRD and convert the documentation into code.

This position will also require a strong grasp of data models and relational databases. In addition to programming commitments, the developer also works closely with the Technology Team Lead to provide updates on timelines, work effort, and statuses of existing application- related projects.

Development of C#/VB.NET applications while adhering to CTC programming standards

Web Development utilizing ASP.NET

Design data models and infrastructure for future applications and integrate these models with existing infrastructure

Execute application promotion requests between various environments in conjunction with DBA

Translate Functional Design documents into efficient reusable code

Maintain and update documentation and schedules for projects & initiatives through the use of MS Office, MS Project, and Gantt charts

Who You Are

We are looking for talented individuals who:
thrive solving problems and are able to
balance and prioritize activities

drive innovation with their ‘think
outside of the box’ mindset

take initiative and are able to
successfully manage projects

build relationships easily, and are
collaborative team players with strong communication skills

What You’ve Done

Enrollment in a Post-Secondary Computer Science Program

Proven programming experience in C#/VB.Net, SQL, and Web Development

Thorough understanding of Object Oriented Programming

Ability to work with minimal supervision

Strong analytical, conceptual, organizational and problem solving skills

Demonstrated planning, report writing, presentation and communication skills

Willing team player, able to present to and interact with various levels of Distribution personnel

Strong PC skills with MS Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio and Project

Exceptional interpersonal skills and attention to detail

Experience in the execution of business case investigations and problem solving on processes, systems and workflows

would be an asset

Experience within a Distribution environment, information system platforms & host systems would be an asset

Familiarity with SQL and relational databases (Oracle, MS SQL Server, MySQL, Access

Familiarity with VB6, C, C++, JAVA

Why Us

Canadian Tire is one of Canada’s
most iconic and diversified companies.
Our culture and values uphold our pledge to sustainable practices, and
commitment to our local communities through Jumpstart and Soldier On cannot be

Launch your career at Canada’s
most trusted and innovative retailer.

This position is subject to the
successful completion of the following Pre-employment conditions:


Background Checks

Apply online: campus.canadiantire.ca

Canadian Tire is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace for all. We recognize that our future success depends on the perspectives and contributions of all our employees — their diverse backgrounds, abilities and experiences make our business stronger. If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise us of any accommodations needed to ensure fair and equitable access throughout the recruitment and selection process. All accommodation information provided will be treated as confidential and used only for the purpose of providing an accessible candidate experience.

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Brampton, ON, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-10
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