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Sr. Software Developer

Req id:  7587

Virtual, 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. 


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:


  • A chance for you to flex your software development skills 

  • Great opportunity to grow in a diverse team 

  • Work with and learn from experienced developers 


The Senior Software Developer is responsible for designing and building complex components that are consumed within the OpenText developer site. Working closely with the user experience, marketing and product management teams, you will translate requirements into high quality features used directly by our customers. 


The ideal candidate is a software developer who has strong experience with: 


  • Front end JavaScript 

  • Reusable components 

  • HTML5, CSS and JavaScript 


The role is within one of the agile software development teams delivering key features to the OpenText developer site, application console and micro services.  The position requires strong technical skills, excellent communication, and attention to detail. 


You are great at:  

  • Problem solving, with excellent analytical skills  

  • Being proactive - willing to work on any problem, and willing to find solutions when they fall outside your area of direct expertise 

  • Working as a member of a team and pitching in to ensure the team succeeds with its commitments 

  • Contributing throughout the full software development lifecycle 

  • Developing standards and high-level architecture designs  

  • Communicating, both in written and verbal form 

  • Providing visibility to impediments/risks and helping eliminate them 

What it takes:  


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or equivalent qualification in a related field with 3+ years of industry experience in a global, high-tech environment. 

  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks (Angular, React) 

  • Experience in consuming JSON and RESTful services in components 

  • Experience using and building Kubernetes and Docker development environments 

  • Experience of CI/CD pipelines and source control 

  • Knowledge of Java microservices and Spring Boot would be beneficial 

  • Knowledge working with Cloud Services would be beneficial 

  • Experience of Test-driven development, writing system level and unit tests 

  • Experience of working as a member of a geographically dispersed team 

  • Results-oriented, agile, iterative work and thought process 

  • Flexible and adaptable to time sensitive situations 



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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