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Appnovation helps brands thrive through innovative, people-inspired experiences and solutions. By embracing the powerful combination of technology and agility, we seamlessly integrate strategy, experience, design, development and analytics.

We create standout digital experiences by collaborating with brands to understand the individual challenges and goals for every initiative. Focusing on our clients' customers, we effectively combine empathy, evidence and real-world insight so that solutions are derived from truth and meaning. Appnovation is an award-winning team dedicated to inspiring possibility.

Technology is foundational to all of Appnovation's offerings, from consulting to digital innovation, to digital product and service creation. The technology department is focused on delivering software solutions that enable rich consumer experiences, from mobile and web applications to advanced analytics and machine learning, to content and engagement management service enablement platforms. Inherent throughout our tech capabilities is deep expertise in the Software Development Life Cycle, a drive for creativity, a passion for the craft, and collaboration with other disciplines - all foundational ingredients in successful digital experiences and client partnerships.



  • Work as part of a cross-functional team to deliver high-quality web based systems
  • Participate in business and technical discussions internally as well as externally with the clients
  • Work with Project Managers and Business Analysts to propose technical solutions
  • Communicate technical design alternatives, limitations and benefits
  • Contribute to growth by actively contributing to new business activity, statement of work (scope, deliverables and effort estimations) and project delivery
  • Audit new and existing implementations, identify gaps and recommend improvements
  • Articulate and advocate industry and department best practices
  • Make internal recommendations to help improve and streamline the technical and architectural processes


  • Develop technical specifications and design documents for client and internal engagements
  • Work closely with Appnovation leaders to develop high-value solutions based on market trends and analysis and craft approaches to successfully deliver
  • Define API specifications and create web services
  • Create complex UI components and user flows
  • Disseminate solutions and delegate tasks to developers
  • Conduct code reviews
  • Support all internal and client information security compliance activities to assure compliance to required client standards, procedures, guidelines and processes


  • Create knowledge base articles for marketing, case studies, whitepapers and to share experiences with broader Appnovation team
  • Ensure technology standards, patterns and practices are understood and implemented by all teams and partners
  • Support and advocate for ongoing internal knowledge capture and sharing
  • Educate staff members through ongoing training and individual support
  • Mentor and coach the junior developers on quality and security conventions & standards


Must Haves:

  • Bachelor's Degree in business (marketing focus preferred), computer science, or equivalent
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in software engineering, web and/or mobile development experience, developing across multiple platforms and has delivered projects as part of a team
  • Proven history of writing great code and completing complex software enhancements proficiently with a high level of quality
  • Deep understanding of software architectural patterns
  • Deep understanding of modern web and/or mobile development frameworks and build tools
  • Deep understanding of software quality attributes (eg. Correctness, Reliability, Adequacy, Learnability, Robustness, Maintainability, Readability, Extensibility, Testability, Efficiency, Portability)
  • Strong understanding of security and privacy by design principles
  • Strong understanding and experience with DevOps principles, processes and tools (eg. Git, Bitbucket, Jenkins, Travis CI)
  • Experience in several development technologies and programming languages (eg. PHP, Java, Javascript)
  • Experience working with ES6, React, Vue, Angular, Express, Node
  • Experience with various PHP frameworks/CMS like Laravel, Drupal, and WordPress
  • Experience with Java and Java based technologies and frameworks (Spring, Hibernate)
  • Experience developing and consuming RESTful APIs and microservices
  • Experience working with HTML5 and CSS3, responsive design, flexbox, SCSS, SASS or LESS
  • Experience with third party UI libraries (e.g. Material UI, PrimeReact)
  • Experience with relational databases and NoSQL databases. (MySQL, MongoDB, Couchbase, DynamoDB, PostgreSQL)
  • Experience with Cloud Computing and Serverless Architecture. (AWS, GCP, Azure)
  • Experience working with microarchitectures, SOAP and REST APIs
  • Experience working with delivery methodologies (eg. Waterfall, Agile - Scrum, SAFe, DAD)
  • Understanding of working with ML and ML APIs
  • Continuously enhancing creative and technical skills
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Experience in customer facing roles
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience working with Laravel and Vue.js

Nice to Haves:

  • Experience working with AWS Lambda and writing Python scripts preferred
  • Unit and automated testing
  • Analytics, data analysis, reporting


  • You have customer first mindset and a devotion to customer service
  • You engage and build positive internal and external client relationships, while managing multiple initiatives, often with competing priorities
  • You have strong self-initiative, passion, interpersonal, oral and written communication and collaboration skills with the ability to work, influence and make an impact in a cross-functional environment with all levels of the organization
  • You have the ability to take business requirements and transform them into technical designs for software developers, infrastructure specialists and other technology enterprises
  • You have the ability to explain complex technical solutions in an engaging manner to technical and non-technical audiences and to connect technological solutions with measurable business value.
  • You have solid analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills
  • You set high standards for code quality, performance/scalability and security and seek continuous improvement
  • You are responsive and thrive in a fast-paced diverse high-performance environment with rapidly changing business needs
  • You actively seek out things outside your comfort zone with the ability to rapidly learn and take advantage of new concepts, business models, and technologies
  • You are comfortable in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial and rapid growth environment



Thank you for your interest in a career with Appnovation Technologies! Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

At Appnovation, we recognize that diverse teams are the strongest teams. Diversity, Equity & Inclusion is not only something that we embrace - we celebrate it! We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds, lived experiences and industries to apply. Come join us at Appnovation, and learn more about how we stay true to our company values as we build better lives through better digital.

Accommodations are available upon request throughout the recruitment process.

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