This site uses cookies. To find out more, see our Cookies Policy

Software Developer in Dorval at Dicom

Date Posted: 7/20/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The software developer’s role is to design, code, test, and analyze software programs and applications. This includes researching, designing, documenting, and modifying software specifications throughout the production lifecycle. The software developer will also analyze and amend software errors in a timely and accurate fashion and provide status reports where required.


Strategy & Planning

  • Plan phases of the software development life cycle (SDLC) for a variety of projects.
  • Assist in the preparation and documentation of software requirements and specifications.
  • Research and document requirements of software users.

Acquisition & Deployment

  • Conduct research on emerging application development software products, languages, and standards in support of procurement and development efforts.
  • Recommend, schedule, and perform software improvements and upgrades.

Operational Management

  • Consistently write, translate, and code software programs and applications according to specifications.
  • Run and monitor software performance tests on new and existing programs for the purposes of correcting errors, isolating areas for improvement, and general debugging.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of user manuals and guidelines.
  • Install software products for end users as required.
  • Write programming scripts to enhance functionality and/or appearance of company Web site and/or related Web applications as necessary.
  • Remove code script from company Web site and/or related Web applications as necessary.

Work Conditions
  • Overtime hours may be required to meet project deadlines.
  • Some travel may be required for the purpose of off-site software installation.

Job Requirements

Formal Education & Certification

  • College diploma or university degree in the field of computer science or software engineering, and/or 1 year equivalent work experience.
  • Certifications in software development.

Knowledge & Experience

  • Extensive technical knowledge of programming languages, including C#, Java and Node.JS.
  • Experience working with enterprise applications, including Jira and Confluence.
  • Hands on experience working in integrated development environments, including AWS and Azure.
  • Extensive experience with Microsoft, Linux operating systems, SQL Server databases.
  • Solid working knowledge of current Internet technologies, including RESTful Webservices, Queuing platforms and OpenAPI specification.
  • Hands-on software troubleshooting experience.
  • Knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws.
  • Experience with specific phases of the software development life cycle, especially testing and deployment.