Lixar is looking for a
Software Developer | Cloud & Data

Software Developer | Cloud & Data
  • Ottawa
  • Halifax

Lixar I.T. is looking for a Software Developer with a specialization in Cloud and Data to join our data practice. In this role, you will be part of a team supporting and participating in the ongoing development of leading edge, data-driven applications. The ideal candidate will be a senior developer who has a passion for cloud and data and experience in building ETL and ML data pipelines in both stream and batch.

As an experienced Software Developer in Cloud & Data, you have:

  • Post-secondary education in engineering or computer science or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years of programming experience in Python (or another language with a desire to learn Python)
  • Knowledge of the Hadoop ecosystem with a focus on Spark
  • A master of all things SQL (and NoSQL)
  • Experience in cloud based software development on either Microsoft Azure or AWS
  • Knowledge of both traditional and modern data warehousing techniques
  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Source Control systems

What you will be doing:

  • Using tools like Azure Data Factory, Azure Data Lake, Azure Databricks, and SQL Server to build scalable data ingestion and processing pipelines in both stream and batch
  • Exploring data and building schemas for use in both data visualization and machine learning applications
  • Working with Visualization Analysts and Data Scientists to help extract more value from all different kinds of data
  • Working across a diverse set of business domains and helping to solve challenging problems
  • Learning, sharing, and collaborating with amazing people on a daily basis

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.