Position Details

Job ID #180817
Status Accepting Applications
Job Title Junior Software Developer
Start Fall 2018
Duration 6 Months
Open August 17, 2018
Close When filled
Location Hamilton, Ontario
Type Contract with possibility of becoming permanent
Description Overview of QReserve

QReserve Inc. (“QReserve”) is a rapidly growing software and services company based in Hamilton, Ontario. Our team creates and supports software solutions for organizations to manage, showcase, and better utilize their resources. Our clients are worldwide and use QReserve for everything including scientific equipment, specialized services, office equipment, meeting rooms, and artwork. To meet the various needs of our clientbase, our work is fast-paced and variable, and we need people who can meet that challenge.

Position Overview

The Software Developer will contribute to QReserve's expanding platform by implementing new integrations and features. There are opportunities for server-side and client-side web application development in this position. Our primary server side language is Python and our frontend uses VueJS - experience in either of these, or similar frameworks, would be greatly valued. You will be expected to take on projects from the planning stage through development, testing, and deployment.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Contribute to QReserve's development of software platforms including our resource management platform used by thousands of researchers worldwide.
  • Participate in product design and development planning/strategizing.
  • Participate in code reviews and product testing with agile software releases.
  • Research new development tools and technologies that could benefit QReserve's product line.
  • Work closely with client engagement specialist to understand and address client concerns and issues.

Education and Experience

  • Minimum of an undergraduate degree or college diploma in a relevant field or equivalent experience.
  • Experience with server-side and client-side programming.Experience working with Python is an asset.
  • Experience working with database technologies such as PostgreSQL is an asset.
  • Experience working with one or more Javascript frameworks, especially one React or VueJS, is an asset
  • Experience with Linux and web server administration is an added bonus.
  • Self-starting and able to work independently.
  • A willingness to learn new programs and products.

What You'll Get Out Of This Position

  • Software development in a quickly moving start-up environment.
  • Being part of a young company gaining significant momentum.
  • Helping thousands of organizations around the world do cutting-edge research and work.
  • The opportunity to contribute to multiple projects using different software platforms.
  • The chance to explore the latest software development toolsets as we strategize on future development directions.

Application Form

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Problems with this form?
Submit directly by email to hello@qreserve.com.
All applications enter the same applicant pool.