Fullstack Job: Software Engineer (Intern-Co-op), Lighthouse Canad

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Toronto - Canada

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At KPMG, you'll join a team of diverse and dedicated problem solvers, connected by a common cause: turning insight into opportunity for clients and communities around the world.

Do work that matters, supported by a community that values difference and cares about you. Gain learning that'll last you a lifetime and be recognized for the impact you make. With a focus on encouraging employees to come as they are, KPMG provides its employees with a variety of unique tools and support systems that ensure they thrive and make their mark in their career and in their communities.

Why KPMG Lighthouse?

KPMG Canada's Center of Excellence for Data & Analytics + Intelligent Automation applies exponential thinking and emerging technologies to solve today's challenges. Join a diverse team that is always curious and learning, thinking independently and working collaboratively, has a passion to solve difficult problems and has fun doing it.
  • Our teams apply exponential thinking and emerging technologies to solve today's challenges
  • We are comprised of a global network of over 12,500 experts including data scientists and engineers
  • Our teams build and deliver solutions that transform the business of our clients
  • Our regional hubs are in strategic markets and provide specialty services to local teams
KPMG Lighthouse Canada has an exciting opportunity for Software Engineers (Intern/Co-op) to join our team for 4-8 months starting in May 2023!

** Please note that you must be enrolled in a Canadian post-secondary educational institution to be eligible for this opportunity.

What you will do

  • Design and build innovative solutions based on the requirement gathering and system analysis.
  • Work in teams or independently to design technical specifications
  • Collaborate with Solution Specialists and Engineers in drafting the functional specifications required during the software development life cycle
  • Provide recommendations on how software can enhance user experience
  • Design, implement, test and Debug Solution features
  • Provide expertise in cloud/on-prem/hybrid hosting solutions and full stack development
  • Participate in the research and evaluation of new technologies that can help drive innovative solutions for our clients
  • Support partner teams to deliver solutions with great user experiences
  • Familiar with different architecture patterns of development
What you bring to the role

  • Demonstrated development experience in Python, JavaScript, TypeScript, Java, SQL, NoSQL
  • Proficiency in building web applications using one or more JavaScript and CSS frameworks like Angular, React, and Bootstrap
  • Experienced with at least one back-end technology such as Python, Nodejs, and Java
  • Proficiency in designing, implementing, testing, and debugging REST APIs
  • Ability to develop a variety of user-oriented applications to deliver content in intuitive and innovative ways, through desktop, mobile apps, and web interfaces
  • Experience with AWS, Microsoft Azure or GCP
  • Familiarity with programming methodologies such as version control (i.e., Git), testing, QA, Waterfall, and Agile development methodologies
Keys to your success:
  • Hungry for experience, and eager to learn in a rapidly changing industry
  • A curiosity that looks to redefine the norm and sees technology and innovation as a tool to open new doors and new opportunities
  • Passionate and capable of delivering solutions with a high attention to detail
  • An attitude of resourcefulness that inspires creativity
To apply:

Please apply directly to KPMG at kpmg.ca/careers

Applications close on January 17th, 2023 at 11:59 PM ET.

Our online application system will allow you to include up to five documents without losing your formatting. Applications can be addressed to Hiring Manager and must include a cover letter, resume and an electronic copy of your most recent transcript . If you do not have access to an electronic copy of your transcript, we ask that you attach a screenshot of your grades from your school's website. In the application questionnaire, you'll be able to indicate your preference for position type and office location. For an easy application process, please PDF all documents into one PDF file.

If you experience any difficulties, please contact ca-fmadvisoryrecruitment@kpmg.ca.

KPMG individuals Deliver Impact | Seek Growth | Inspire Trust and understand that a diverse workforce enables us to deepen relationships and strengthen our business.

Providing you with the support you need to be at your best

For more information about KPMG in Canada's Benefits and well-being, click here.

Our Values, The KPMG Way

Integrity , we do what is right | Excellence , we never stop learning and improving | Courage , we think and act boldly | Together , we respect each other and draw strength from our differences | For Better , we do what matters

KPMG in Canada is a proud equal opportunities employer and we are committed to creating a respectful, inclusive and barrier-free workplace that allows all of our people to reach their full potential. A diverse workforce is key to our success and we believe in bringing your whole self to work. We welcome all qualified candidates to apply and hope you will choose KPMG in Canada as your employer of choice. For more information about Inclusion, Diversity & Equity in Recruitment, please click here.

For general recruitment-related inquiries, please contact the HR Delivery Centre at cafmcdnhrsthotline@kpmg.ca.

If you have a question about accessible employment at KPMG, or to begin a confidential conversation about your individual accessibility or accommodation needs through the recruitment process, we encourage you to contact us at cafmcdnhrsthotline@kpmg.ca or phone: 416-777-8002 or toll free 1-888-466-4778.