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Sr. Software Developer

Req id:  16155

Virtual, CA Richmond Hill, ON, CA



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 



The Opportunity


OpenText has a vibrant software development organization that provides a customer communication management (CCM) solution that is proven to improve the customer experience and make customer interactions more profitable. It allows business users to create the communications for connected customer journeys using the delivery formats and channels customers prefer. 


We are looking for talented, experienced software engineers to join the OpenText CCM Product Development organization. In this role, you will have the opportunity to directly support our product and our customers by addressing customer issues and requests. You will work across the entire software lifecycle of these products—from design, development, testing and through release—using a variety of languages. We are an agile development team with close cooperation across development, quality assurance, documentation, and project management.  If you have a passion for technology, you could be a good fit.


You are great at:


  • Being passionate about software development at all levels: architecture, design, implementation, test, and deployment.
  • Delivering high-quality software that is scalable, high-performing, and robust.
  • Diagnose, resolve, or escalate service tickets as necessary
  • Coordination with Level 2 Service Team Engineers, and/or team members to diagnose problems and provide a resolution
  • Ability to troubleshoot complex hardware and software issues


What it takes:


Must Have:


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in computer science, software engineering, computer engineering, information systems or related fields.
    5+ years of hands-on experience in Java and J2EE. 
  • Expert level knowledge in Java Multi-threading/Concurrency, Performance tuning (JVM Memory management) , JDBC, Servlets, Java Imaging, I/O Streams.
  • Exposure of Webservices such as SOAP or REST is a must.
  • Good understanding of relational databases such as Oracle, DB2, MS SQL Server.
  • Experience of building and deploying Enterprise application
  • Knowledge of Build tools (Maven, Ant, Jenkins, Cruise Control)
  • Must have experience in Application Servers (JBoss, Wildfly, Weblogic)
  • Must thrive in new product environments – those that frequently change and have time constraints.


Nice to Have:


  • Knowledge of Agile or Scrum development methodologies.
  • Knowledge of C++ and .Net.
  • Exposure to In-memory DB.
  • Experience developing with Word (VSTO, .NET, COM).



At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire the best talent regardless of race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, sex, age, veteran status or sexual orientation. If you require accommodation at any time during the recruitment process please email accommodationrequests@opentext.com. Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws including but not limited to: Family and Medical Leave Act (FLMA)Equal Employment Opportunity  and Employee Polygraph Protection Act


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

Join OpenText today.

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