Staff Software Engineer in Edmonton, AB

Intuit Inc   •  

Edmonton, AB T5A 0A1

Industry: Enterprise Technology


8 - 10 years

Posted 55 days ago


Bring your whole self to work. Join Intuit as a Software Developer on the QuickBooks Online team! Intuit is a 35 year old startup and constantly disrupts itself by identifying major new technology and design trends that are needed to deliver our mission to power prosperity around the world. Our group is a fun, diverse team focused on delivering cutting edge capabilities. You will be working in developing the QuickBooks Online web application which is used by more than 4 million users worldwide.

What you can look forward to:

  • Health and Dental Benefits
  • $1000 towards your health and wellness expenses
  • 3-week paid vacation
  • An inclusive environment
  • Mentorship and career growth
  • Company socials, meditation room, pool table and games room, free massages
  • RRSP matching, ESPP contributions, annual bonus
  • Working at the company ranked #1 in the Great Place to Work survey 2019


  • Architecting and developing web, software, mobile apps, prototypes, or proofs of concepts (POC's)
  • Leading the gathering of functional requirements, developing technical specifications, and project & test planning
  • Roughly 40-60% hands-on coding
  • Acting as the technical subject matter expert: Mentoring fellow engineers, demonstrating technical expertise, and leading a small team solving challenging programming and design problems
  • Generate technical documentation to communicate architectural and design options, and educate development teams and business users
  • Demonstrate a passion for developing well architected, elegant, web and/or mobile apps
  • Experience Agile Development, SCRUM, and/or Extreme Programming methodologies


  • BS/MS in computer science or equivalent work experience
  • 8+ years experience developing web, software, or mobile applications
  • Strong leadership experience: Leading meetings, presenting, technical go to person, and cross-functional leader.
  • Solid grasp of software engineering fundamentals and their practical application
  • Solid grasp of JavaScript fundamentals such as closures, prototype, callbacks, promises, error handling
  • Experience with Object Oriented Languages such as: Java/J2EE, C#, VB.NET, Python, C++
  • Understand and preferably have experience with web services (REST or SOAP)
  • Understand unit testing and preferably Test Driven Development
  • Helpful, can-do attitude and a willingness to take ownership of problems
  • Excellent communication skills: Demonstrated ability to explain complex technical issues to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Commitment to team success and positive team dynamics

Valid Through: 2019-11-12