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Sr. Software Developer

Req id:  23351

Waterloo, ON, CA Mississauga, ON, 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. 



Become a member of one of our Agile based development teams, focusing on development of world class search and document management applications. You will be working with leading edge technology; it is an exciting opportunity to design and implement solutions for enterprise level systems.


Work with talented team members with diverse skillsets developing solutions in new technology stacks and integrating with new and existing software systems. Everyone on the team works regularly in a wide array of technologies allowing you to continue to expand your skills with exposure to multiple areas in the Viewing and Document transformation space.


Compelling opportunity to work in the technology space of Viewing and Transformation; developing and enhancing enterprise solutions around understanding, rendering, and transforming document-based files.  Execute and satisfy requirements for globally known brands that depend on these systems to access content, manage information, and interactions to inform and control activities across multiple Enterprise Information Systems.  Like to work with image and video formats? Want to work on software that is used by companies everyone has heard of?  Apply for this exciting position and join a successful and engaging Agile Scrum team that builds awesome software.


You Are Great At:

    1. Clarifying challenges into practical, high quality solutions across multiple components and processes.
    2. Developing and re-factoring code for high performance, scalability and security.
    3. Taking ownership of your development process from design to release to ensure everything done is coordinated to delight the customer.
    4. Being a go getter, team player – wanting to help your teammates execute and deliver on commitments


What It Takes

    1. C/C++ expertise, multiple OS (Windows, Linux, UNIX), Unicode, unit testing, source code, build systems.
    2. Expected: CAD, image processing, and graphics concepts - GDI, Skia, rasters, font / glyphs, etc.
    3. Desired: WebAssembly, XML, XSL, Java, API design and best practices, Scalable system design, etc.


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.


Additionally, OpenText, as a proud US Federal Government contractor, is subject to Executive Order 14042 requiring all US employees (in office or virtual) be fully vaccinated by January 4, 2022. New employees joining OpenText will be required to provide proof of vaccination prior to joining or be approved for a medical or religious exemptions. If you believe you qualify for an exemption you can request the exemption form at accommodationrequests@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.

Explore your career and potential. Become an OpenText Navigator.

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