Senior Developer, IT Applications Development – Digital Nova Scotia – Leading Digital Industry

Senior Developer, IT Applications Development

Digital Health Technology team powers digital experiences and engagement to enhance the lives of millions of people every day through connected care. We build, deliver and manage a portfolio of data management platforms and mobile offerings in support of our core businesses. We thrive on simple and elegant architecture and agility. You’ll be immersed in a dynamic high-growth environment and empowered to excel, take informed risks, and drive ingenuity across the enterprise.

The primary role of IT Application function is to analyze, design, develops and maintain IT applications based on business requirements across all business functionalities. Key deliverables include using current programming languages and source code to develop, test, debug complex applications and provide post production support within the agreed time, quality, performance and budget constraints. Working closely with key stakeholders, DBAs and system administration to define and document technical specifications and schedule.

Let’s talk about Responsibilities

  • The primary objective of Application Development specialization within IT Applications is to engage IT and business stakeholders to define, design, develop, test, deploy and support initiatives within ResMed for functional areas, including but not limited to finance, supply chain, manufacturing and sales & marketing.
  • Key responsibilities include programming, maintenance, technical support, documentation and administration of applications; research and experimentation of new technologies to provide technical leadership in developing applications and analyzing business requirements as they pertain to systems; develops conversion and system implementation plans; documentation of technical designs, test plans and test results; establishing and communicating standards to manage cost and ensure continuity of applications; may work with outside vendors in developing tests to ensure feature functionality.
  • Performs work in a specialized area of expertise that requires knowledge of fundamental themes, principles and concepts. Typically requires a university degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Responsibilities might include:

(1) Performing routine professional-based activities (early in career)

(2) Contributing to and managing projects (mid-career)

(3) Providing advice/direction in primary areas of expertise (specialist and expert)

(4) Leveraging professional expertise and relationships to contribute to strategy and drive business results (principal)relationships to contribute to strategy and drive business results (principal)

  • Networks with contacts outside own area of expertise.
  • Leads a cooperative effort among members of a project team.
  • Works independently, with guidance in only the most complex situations.
  • Frequently leads sub-functional teams or projects and train and mentor junior team members.
  • Serves as a best practice resource within own area of work.

Let’s talk about Qualifications and Experience


  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Minimum of 8 years of related experience.
  • Applies functional knowledge and existing methodologies to solve complex problems or execute specialized projects.
  • Exercises judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.
  • Determines methods and procedures on new assignments.


Joining us is more than saying “yes” to making the world a healthier place. It’s discovering a career that’s challenging, supportive and inspiring. Where a culture driven by excellence helps you not only meet your goals, but also create new ones. We focus on creating a diverse and inclusive culture, encouraging individual expression in the workplace and thrive on the innovative ideas this generates. If this sounds like the workplace for you, apply now!