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Lead Software Engineer

Req id:  1543

Virtual, US

Hiring Manager: Ramona Ferrara

TAA: Mike Lavigne

Job Code level: DSP4 

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The Opportunity


Become a member of our Brava & Blazon agile development team, providing viewing, transformation, annotation & redaction services to world class on-premise and cloud applications. All of the projects involved have performance and stability requirements, thus a great importance is placed on code quality and thoroughness in design. The developer will be working with UX/UI best practices; and it is an exciting opportunity to design and implement solutions for enterprise level systems.


You are great at:


• Developing new features and maintaining existing features.

• Developing and re-factoring code for high performance, scalability and security.
• Participating in the design and implementation of applications spanning multiple components and processes.
• Providing assistance to other developers on-site and off-site.
• Providing assistance to customer support, documentation and quality assurance as needed.
• Participating in the software development process from design to release to ensure that everything done is coordinated to solve a customer problem.


What it takes:


• 7+ years of experience developing enterprise software for large and medium businesses.
• Experience developing and debugging software on various operating systems (Windows, Linux, and UNIX).
• Experience with web technologies, specifically: JavaScript, HTML5, AJAX and CSS
• Excellent ability to learn new technologies quickly.
• Experience with SQL, (Oracle, MS-SQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite, HANA)
• Experience with XML, XSL, RESTful API’s.
• Experience with Java development
• Familiar with multi-lingual support (Unicode)
• Familiar with source code control systems (Teamcity, Artifactory, git, etc.)



•Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent.  

•Javascript Frameworks such as Backbone, Marionette, Handlebars, require.js, node.js, underscore

•Familiar with API design and best practises
•Experience with dojo

•Familiar with mobile and offline app development
•Familiar with scalable system design.
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
•Excellent inter-personal skills.
Positive and professional attitude.

•Experience with eclipse

•Unit Testing

•Object Orient Design



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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