Intermediate Python/Django/Vue Web Developer

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Posted: July 2021

About VantEdge Logistics Inc.

Calgary-based VantEdge Logistics Inc. is focused on the automation and digitization of the truck and rail logistics using multi-party digital logistics systems allowing users to understand and manage their businesses in real time and with unprecedented accuracy.


VantEdge Logistics Inc. is currently seeking to fill the following position:

Job Title: Intermediate Python/Django/Vue Web Developer

Term: Full-time position

Location: Calgary, Alberta

Reports to: Alex Gierus, Chief Technical Officer (CTO)


The following will provide you with basic guidelines as to the duties required of this position.


Wheelhouse is a quickly growing SaaS logistics product for companies using rail or truck.  To support Wheelhouse growth, VantEdge Logistics Inc. is currently looking for a software developer.

Wheelhouse contains a lot of near real-time data that customers rely on to manage minute-to-minute decisions.  The workload will include a steady stream of new feature development, client onboarding, troublehooting/investigating for customers, and internal troubleshooting or development with integration partners (include TerminalBOSS — VantEdge’s other major product).  The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who is comfortable working in a small team environment, using agile processes to serve early-adopter customers, with strong attention to detail and sense of urgency.

Wheelhouse features include:

  • Efficient user experience
  • Contract management
  • Operational support for loading/unloading of rail and truck
  • Near real-time asset tracking
  • Many integrations
  • Dashboards and reporting


Main Responsibilities:

  • Develop new back-end features in conjunction with the Wheelhouse team using Python/Django/Postgres
  • Develop new front-end features in coordination with the Wheelhouse team use Vue/JS
  • Contribute to solution design
  • Produce high quality code, and contribute to quality reviews, documentation, testing
  • Speak with clients to trouble-shoot issues related to Wheelhouse or integration partners
  • Contribute as possible and required to the success of Wheelhouse, other VantEdge Logistics products, initiatives, and goals


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Strong knowledge of the Python/Django framework to support a REST api and administration system
  • In-depth knowledge of the Javascript/Vue framework to create single-page-web apps Databases, especially Postgres/PostGIS, with emphasis on large databases
  • Experience with platforms such as Azure, DevOps, source repos, appropriate IDEs
  • Proficient understanding of modern software development practices
    • Agile
    • Test Driven Development
    • Unit and Integration Testing
    • Continuous integration practices
  • Beneficial experience with:
      • Integration via REST API, ANSI X12 EDI, or others
      • Logistics especially for energy industry such as NGL, oil, environmental waste
      • GIS and mapping
      • Rail, trucking, energy industry and terms
      • Large dataset analysis
  • Works well in a team environment, with strong communication and inter-personal skills


How to Apply:

Send cover letter and resume to: