Career Opportunity

Baseball "Developer"

Experienced “Baseball” Developer

Are you an experienced software developer whose favorite movie is “Money Ball” or “Bull Durham”?

Lixar is looking for a Developer to become part of our Halifax team who has a passion for baseball and who can bring that passion and love of the game to work. The ideal candidate will be a committed developer who has a strong sense of self and strives for perfection.

The Developer we are looking for will have:

  • 2+ years previous development experience
  • Demonstrated ability and flexibility to manage time and priorities effectively
  • Apply initiative and creativity when approaching challenges
  • Able to communicate effectively within a development team
  • High attention to detail and commitment to quality
  • Post-secondary education in engineering or computer science or equivalent work experience
  • Proven experience with UNIX/LINUX and Windows
  • Knowledge of OO design patterns and techniques
  • Knowledge of WordPress
  • Understanding of overall software development lifecycle
  • Test Driven Development concepts

The following would be considered key assets:

  • Understanding of the game of baseball and baseball statistics
  • Experience working in a small company where team work is paramount

With these attributes:

  • Passion for baseball
  • A sense of humour
  • Like knowing that your routine is in fact, not routine
  • Have exceptional communication skills
  • Have ‘attention to detail’ as your middle name
  • Be comfortable communicating with all levels of management and peers
  • Not blame others for your mistakes
  • Exceptional client communication skills
  • Get things done!

Thank you for applying!

We look forward to meeting with the selected interview candidates.

Sounds like you? Send your résumé and salary expectations to