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Senior Software Engineer

Req id:  18081

Virtual, US


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: 


We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer who can help us build the next generation of information-enabled supply chain management software running 24/7 in a high-performance cloud-based environment.


Do you have that unique and unlimited passion to build world-class enterprise software products?  Do you enjoy working on some of the toughest software problems while growing as a senior technology professional?  Do you believe that enterprise software products must operate 24/7 without failure?  Can you write code that embodies the “failure is not an option” approach? 


Then Opentext is the right place for you and your career. 

You are great at: 


  • Understanding of Java / J2EE, Web Services, REST, JMS
  • Understanding of relational databases and technologies
  • Understanding of OO design and associated modelling tools
  • Open-source technologies:  Tomcat, Linux, Apache, MS SQL Server, Struts
  • Automation of processes:  continuous integration, unit testing, load/performance testing, functional testing, certification testing


What it takes: 


  • BS in Computer Science
  • 5+ years of experience developing enterprise software products
  • Strong team player and deep problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated coding skills; you are a software developer – first and foremost
  • Clearly a self-starter; comfortable and highly effective when working across teams, including Product Management, Operations, and Professional Services
  • Strong & demonstrated bias towards design for performance & configurability (the product will adjust itself to the customer needs; not the other way around)
  • Deep awareness and command of Java-centric software development life cycle


While OpenText is an Equal Opportunity Employer, our efforts to build an inclusive work environment go beyond simply complying with applicable laws. Our Employment Equity and Diversity Policy provides direction on maintaining a working environment that is inclusive of everyone, regardless of culture, national origin, race, color, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, family status, age, veteran status, disability, religion, or other basis protected by applicable laws. Should you require accommodations during the selection process, please contact accomodationrequests@opentext.com).


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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