Career Opportunity

Senior Cloud Developer

ARC has had an exciting growth story driven by the invaluable contributions of our people, principled business strategy and high-performance culture. Today, we are one of Canada’s largest energy companies with industry-leading environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance and tremendous opportunity on the horizon.

We are proud to play an important role in the development of Canada’s energy resources and recognize that this must be done responsibly. Through innovation, teamwork and a commitment to operational excellence, our people drive our company’s success. From the office to the field, our team of talented professionals work hard each day to safely execute our business and create positive and lasting impacts for our stakeholders.   

Since our inception, we have created an environment that has become more than just a workplace.  Our people care about one another, give back in the communities where we live and work, and deliver results. We take pride in what we do and are excited to find our next team member to join our winning team.

We are currently seeking a Senior Cloud Data Developer to play an integral role in building real-time and batch processing data solutions. We use some of the latest Microsoft technologies and innovative techniques to build a reporting and analytics environment that allows for quick access to data for decision making, with a minimum of time spent on maintenance.

This position will offer the successful candidate broad business exposure to all facets of the Oil & Gas business, at a leading-edge company where technology is used to drive efficiency. The primary responsibility of this position is to help building cloud solutions that enables ingesting and proper storage of operational data to eventually help in our data driven business decisions.  

At ARC, the work atmosphere is an open, fast-paced, team environment where the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work independently, but also as part of a close-knit group.  We use agile methodologies to iterate quickly, fail fast, and end up with a successful product that meets the needs of the business users we are working with. In addition, we are always looking for ways to automate processes, improve efficiency, and limit the time spent supporting the BI application. This is a full-time permanent position.

Our Development Environment:

 A flexible hybrid work schedule

  • Development environments that use leading edge cloud technologies such as:
    • Azure Databricks, Azure Synapse Analytics, Azure SQL Server, Azure Data Lake, Azure Analysis Services, Azure Stream Analytics, Azure IOT and Event Hubs, Data Lake Storage, Delta Tables, Power BI, Azure Data Factory, Azure DevOps
  • High volumes, high velocity, and high variations of data
  • A strong Software Development Lifecycle:
    • One Click Deployments and Upgrades
    • Delivery of small- and large-scale impactful projects
  • Strong planning and execution processes
  • Direct partnerships with dedicated subject matter experts from the business to enable cross domain knowledge transfer.
  • Access to a wide range of business problems with projects for Asset teams such as: Geosciences, Drilling, Completions, Development Engineering, Production Engineering and Field Operations
  • Access to a wide range of technology solutions including Real Time Data Ingestion and Reporting, Traditional Batch Processing, Geospatial Data, Tabular Modelling, Power BI Premium, Events based processing
  • Collaboration and support with our Advanced Analytics team for AI/ML project activities


  • Working with the Asset teams at ARC to complete data engineering and advanced analytics projects
  • Python scripting to manage large data flows using PySpark within an Azure Databricks environment
  • SQL scripting including writing complex logic SQL statements, functions, triggers and stored procedures
  • Adhere to development standards and protocols used at ARC, including data governance, change management, code review, unit testing and documentation
  • Liaise directly with the business to collect, document, and analyze user requirements and map those business requirements to technical artifacts
  • Learn and understand the business processes at ARC
  • Help building real-time and batch processing solutions to ingest operational data and transform it for analytical and reporting purposes
  • Design, develop and improve new and existing artifacts for the Data and Analytics portfolio
  • Collaborate with other developers on each step in the implementation of data engineering projects
  • Good oral and written communication skills, including ability to communicate complex technical descriptions in terms the business can understand


  • Degree/Diploma in Information Technology, or any IT and/or Business-related discipline or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum of 8 years experience architecting Enterprise Data Warehousing solutions. This includes development of Microsoft multi-dimensional and/or tabular data models
  • Minimum of 2 years experience with developing data engineering solutions with Microsoft Azure toolset (Azure Databricks, Azure Synapse Analytics, Azure SQL Server, Azure Data Lake, Azure Analysis Services, Azure Stream Analytics, Azure IOT and Event Hubs)
  • Experience developing secure solutions by limiting access with Azure Active Directory leveraging identity management through service principles and group memberships
  • Proficiency with Python (Standard Python, Pandas and PySpark)
  • Proficiency with SQL and Spark SQL 
  • Good understanding of lambda and delta architectures for batch and real-time data processing
  • Foundational knowledge of the Azure technology stack and understanding of which tool is best for a particular business problem
  • Experience in developing automation scripts using PowerShell for Azure service creation and security management.
  • Experience with version control systems (git) and Azure DevOps
  • Understanding of modelling business processes, using the Kimball methodology, for integration into the Data Warehouse.
  • Experience in the Upstream Oil and Gas industry specifically with Operational Data (Geoscience, Drilling, Completions, Engineering or Field Services)
  • Experience in developing dashboards and reports through tools like Spotfire and Power BI

CLOSING DATE: July 29, 2022

We thank you for your interest in ARC Resources Ltd. however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

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