Our Government of Canada client has a won contract opportunity for a Senior Programmer/Analyst with expertise in PHP programming language.

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: March 31, 2024 (+ extension option for 1-yr)

Location: Fully remote (candidate must reside in Canada)

Security Clearance: Enhanced Reliability

Role Requirements:

  • Ten (10) years of experience in the analysis, design, and development of software applications;
  • Knowledge and experience with PHP.


  • Facilitate discussions with business to identify business gaps in relation to current and future business objectives;
  • Developing application patterns and prototypes;
  • Attend meetings with clients when required to clarify requirements;
  • Develop and test code in support of identified business functions;
  • Support existing Applications/services;
  • Document and track activities using the GoC Department’s tools and procedures;
  • Raise issues to management for considerations when appropriate.


  • Various documentation such as design document, program Specifications, test plans;
  • Analyse, design, test, maintain and implement services solutions as per business requirements and as per project’s milestones;
  • Option analysis and architecture of chosen solution;
  • Business requirements documents.

The Halifax Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, ancestry, marital status, medical condition, national origin, or any other protected status. Visible minorities, women, LGBTQ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.