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Sr. Software Developer

Req id:  27839

Waterloo, ON, CA Mississauga, ON, 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. 



As a Sr. Software Developer on the Global Tools Team, you will be responsible for designing, and developing new applications and enhancements to applications and integrations used by the Common Engineering team. In addition, you will oversee the deployment, maintenance and support of these applications. 



-  A full stack development position, providing leadership from database to UX design. 

- Design, implement & test new features for the Common Engineering tools. 
- Write excellent code following industry best practices
- Create training material and technical documentation. 
- Install new systems and new releases into test and production environments. 
- Work closely with Quality Engineering to review test plans and test cases

Core Skills:  

A post-secondary degree software engineering, computer science or equivalent. 

5+ years of experience in software development, most of which is relevant to the position. 

- Excellent knowledge of one of the following development stacks. 
    - MVC applications
    - Java, Spring 
    - JavaScript, jQuery, Tomcat 
    - Ruby, Rails 
- Good knowledge of SQL 
- Good knowledge of Windows and Linux. 
- Very good communication and presentation skills. 
- Experience in collaborating with international teams. 
- Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies. 
- Excellent inter-personal skills. 
- Good analytical and organizational skills. 



- Experience with more than one of the development stacks mentioned previously. 
- Self-motivated and self-confident. 
- Exceptional troubleshooting skills. 
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills. 




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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.

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