Lixar is looking for a
Data Developer

Data Developer
  • Ottawa
  • Halifax

Lixar I.T. is looking for a Data Developer to join our data team. As a Data Developer, you will be part of a team supporting and participating in the ongoing development of leading edge applications. The ideal candidate will be a software developer with a passion for all things data. Exposure to programming languages like Java, Scala, Python and R, a background in cloud development (Azure/AWS) and a good understanding of the Hadoop ecosystem.

As an experienced Data Developer, you have:

  • 3+ years of programming experience in languages like Java, C#, Scala or Python
  • Post-secondary education in engineering or computer science or equivalent work experience
  • A master of all things SQL (and NoSQL)
  • Good knowledge of Cloud based data solutions (AWS/Azure)
  • Good knowledge of the Hadoop Ecosystem (Sqoop, Oozie, Spark, etc.)

Preferably, you also have:

  • Some Data Visualization experience in Power BI, Tableau, or similar
  • Some exposure to data science, machine learning or statistics
  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Source Control systems (e.g. Gradle, Maven, Bamboo, TeamCity, Git)

As the ideal candidate, you:

  • Have a sense of humour
  • Know that your routine is in fact, not routine
  • Communicate exceptionally well with management, peers, and clients
  • Have “Attention to detail” as your middle name
  • Don’t blame others for your mistakes
  • Get things done!


Sound like you?
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Thank you for applying! We look forward to meeting with the selected interview candidates.
Lixar IT welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.