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Consultant (Developer Background Preferred)

Req id:  8622

Montreal, Quebec, CA 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. 



Job Description – Consultant

The OpenText Content Professional Services Practice has an opportunity for a dynamic individual to join the Canadian team as a Consultant. This role offers growth opportunities to an individual who is willing to learn multiple OpenText products and methodologies.  Job responsibilities include applying business and technical skills, as well as consulting methodologies, to collect and analyze requirements, configure, and implement OpenText products based on unique customer requirements. This position is focused on implementing solutions using OpenText Content Suite, Captiva, Capture Center, Documentum, and Information Archive product lines. 


You're great at:

•    Being a consultant and delivering solutions with confidence and high-quality deliverables.
•    Building applications and/or deploying software solutions for customers. 
•    Understanding and translating customer business requirements into a solution design.
•    Developing well-structured and well-documented code.
•    Contributing to project documentation, including, but not limited to requirements document, technical design, test plans, and knowledge transfer documentation. 
•    Being flexible. One project may involve designing a records management solution, the next might require coding and testing a solution component. 
•    Effectively communicating through excellent written and verbal communication skills.
•    Demonstrating strong customer facing skills by building and maintaining positive customer relationships. 
•    Participating in presentations, workshops, and live demonstrations to a mixed audience of technical, business, and management staff.
•    Preparing, maintaining, and submitting weekly activity/progress reports and time recording reports in accordance with published procedures.
What it takes:

•    Minimum of 2+ years of technical consulting and software development experience.
•    Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering / Computer Science / equivalent.
•    Knowledge of OpenText products or other Content Management systems.
•    Proven ability to implement and deliver software solutions through the entire lifecycle.
•    Strong analytical, technical, and problem-solving skills.
•    Highly professional team player with the ability to work independently, while being part of a dynamic team.
•    Being self-motivated when following learn paths for OpenText products and methodologies. 
•    Experience with cloud technologies, such as Docker and Kubernetes, as well as cloud providers such as AWS, GCP and Azure.
•    A working knowledge of a variety of OpenText supporting technologies that might include: Windows Servers & Clients, Unix, Active Directory, Microsoft business applications (including O365), Networking, and Databases.
•    Proficiency in languages and frameworks such as Java, C#, JavaScript, Angular, React, REST, Spring Boot, Shell Scripting, HTML5, XML, JSP is desirable.
•    Ability to converse, read, and write in French is desirable.
•    Holding a current Canadian clearance status is desirable.
•    Adhere to Open Text’s internal standards and best practices for consistent, high quality project delivery.
•    Travel is a requirement of this position.
•    This is a revenue generating position.
•    Location: Canada, Ontario or Quebec.




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.

Explore your career and your potential. Become an OpenText Voyager.

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