Lixar is looking for a
Senior Data Developer

Senior Data Developer
  • Ottawa
  • Halifax

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

As an experienced Senior Data Developer, you have:

  • 6+ years of programming experience in languages like Java, C#, Scala or Python
  • A master of all things SQL (and NoSQL)

  • A proven track record using the Apache Hadoop ecosystem (Hadoop, Oozie, Pig, Hive etc) to tackle “big data” problems
  • Good knowledge of Cloud based data solutions (AWS/Azure)
  • Post-secondary education in engineering or computer science or equivalent work experience

Preferably, you also have:

  • Some exposure to data science, machine learning or statistics
  • Some exposure to Data Visualization in Power BI, Tableau, or similar
  • Experience using RESTful Web Services, JSON, etc.
  • Experience in D3.js a definite plus

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
  • High attention to detail and commitment to quality
  • Don’t blame others for your mistakes
  • Get things done!

Sound like you?
Send your résumé and salary expectations to Lixar today!

ottawacareers@lixar.com  |  eastcoastcareers@lixar.com

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.