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Senior Software Architect



Canada · Remote
Posted on Wednesday, May 22, 2024
About Corva
Corva has built a first-of-its-kind energy app store on a bedrock of best-in-class technologies, data pipelines, and a secure and scalable architecture. Our energy solutions solve today's toughest well delivery challenges, from well design through drillout. The ever-evolving platform is not only future-proof for digitizing operations but is your toolkit to accelerate sustainability and energy transition goals. Our platform is built for speed and reliability and delivers unmatched features and capabilities.
Corva is powering worldwide innovation by driving efficiency, productivity, and profitability with our innovative energy solutions.

Corva’s mission is to accelerate the future of energy.

Boldness: Corvanauts have the confidence and courage to question status quo for the products we make and the relationships we cultivate.
Own End-to-End: We take ownership of what we start and see it through to completion through trust and dependability.
Transparency: It's crucial to be open and honest and consistent with updates and data flow with customers and colleagues. We value the free-flowing of information and data to make better decisions.
Bias Action: Corvanauts don't sit still - our default mode is taking action! We make progress through high-quality iterations. Failure is built into the process and success is defined by the number of shots on goal.

About the role

We are in search of a Senior Software Architect proficient in full-stack development, with a strong track record in managing complex codebases. This vital role involves not only designing and implementing solutions that meet our clients' business goals but also taking ownership of the infrastructure and architecture for one of our revenue-generating oil & gas product lines. You'll be expected to review and directly contribute to code, enhancing our development and testing processes, and facilitating our team's efficiency. This role offers remote work flexibility and may include up to 10% travel for customer and internal team meetings.

What you'll do

  • Spearhead initiatives to design and implement comprehensive solutions aligned with client objectives while maintaining system stability.
  • Develop architecture and software design modifications to maximize performance and increase system reliability.
  • Own the infrastructure and architecture for revenue generating oil & gas product line, ensuring scalability and reliability.
  • Review and contribute directly to code changes, maintaining a high standard of quality and innovation.
  • Facilitate the development and testing processes for our internal teams.
  • Demonstrate expert level skill in problem decomposition and ability to navigate through ambiguity.
  • Provide accurate and timely status of plan and current execution status to Wabtec engineering leadership.


  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
  • A solid understanding of AWS and cloud technologies.
  • Over 5 years of experience in solution architecture, focusing on complex, enterprise-level solutions.
  • Expertise in cloud computing, API design, and integration technologies.
  • Experience with a variety of programming languages and development frameworks, indicating a broad software development background relevant to this role.
  • Proven experience in delivering Highly Available applications with zero planned downtime for mission critical systems.
  • Proficiency in managing databases such as PostgreSQL, Redis, MongoDB.
  • Familiarity with CI/CD practices, preferably with ArgoCD.
  • Advanced problem-solving abilities and capable of articulating specific technical topics or assignments to others. Ability to break down complex problems and estimate level of effort.
  • Understanding of microservice based and message driven architectures.
  • Ability to produce detailed solution documentation, including architecture diagrams and technical specifications.
  • Proven leadership skills, capable of leading cross-functional teams to project success.
Why Corva?
  • Choose your work setting: Office or Remote.
  • Competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.
  • Work with the latest technology stacks and massive data sets.
  • Opportunities for career advancement in a growth-focused company.
  • Be part of a product-oriented company with a long-term vision.
  • Collaborate with a highly talented team.
  • Engage in projects with significant impact on our users, product, and business.
  • Comprehensive healthcare coverage, including medical, dental, and vision insurance.
  • Wellness and fitness benefits.
  • Embark on a journey with Corva to revolutionize the oil and gas industry through innovation and excellence. We are eager to see the unique contributions you will bring to our team.