Software Developer

  • Start Date : As soon as possible
  • Type of position : 6 months (with the opportunity to convert to permanent or be extended)
  • Number of openings : 1
  • Location : Downtown Montreal

Language skills: Fluent in English; both written and spoken.

Perks- Our client works in a beautiful downtown location overlooking the city right at the metro, coffee bar, team-oriented environment, shower facilities if biking to work. Not only is our client one of Montreal’s top 10 employers—but they also have been voted one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 3 years in a row!

The Dialog Developer plays a leading role in designing and implementing Voice User Interfaces and dialog tools in the automotive market.  The successful candidate will accomplish this through effective collaboration with internal customers, interfacing with cross-functional stakeholders and communicating regularly to clarify implementation details.  Your keen attention to detail and problem-solving capabilities allows you to identify and resolve issues and drive customer solutions forward for the organization.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analysis of customer product requirements
  • Specification of dialogs in co-operation with the customer
  • Dialog design and implementation for automotive applications
  • Implementation of dialog flows and logic in C like language and recognition grammars
  • Test of dialog in development environment and on the actual infotainment system
  • Review and investigate issues in dialogs developed by peers
  • Partner closely with customers and company team members to establish and maintain clear, concise communication through regular reporting, meeting participation, and follow-up
  • Contribute to advancing technologies and services by providing input and recommendations from project experiences

Education: 

MS or BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related Technical Degree.

Years of Work Experience:

3-4 years of experience in a similar position.

Required Skills:

  • Experience with software development at an application level (either on the front or back end).  JavaScript is ideal.  Experience in C++, Java, Python AND/OR XML like language would be a second choice. Our client is using an internal proprietary language so to be able to adapt quickly the successful candidate will be proficient in one or some of the aforementioned.
  • Knowledge and/or experience in mobile device or mobile application development (smartphones, tablets, etc.)
  • Demonstrated ability to master new technologies and tools quickly
  • Strong team player and customer focus
  • Experience with MS Visio

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with using source control tools like Perforce, Mercurial, Git.
  • Programming experience scripting languages Python and/or Perl
  • Ability to set-up and hardware equipment in support of software development tasks (i.e. configure software on target device, connect cabling/power suppliers, etc.)
  • Fluency in a second language (European or Asian languages preferred)
  • Experience following a software development process (e.g. Agile, Scrum)
  • Experience in automotive and in connection with user interface technologies would be an asset.
  • Knowledge of embedded system programming concepts (working with Android, Windows CE, Linux, VxWorks, or QNX) on the command-line or O/S level as it relates to the user interface (UI) would be considered an asset.

About Us:

Experience is an IT staffing solution company specializing in staff augmentation (time and material contracts), direct permanent placement, payroll services, and management consulting solutions. Experience’s core values make it easy to work with us: You’ll find that we’re Ethical, Adaptable, and Proactive.  Guided by strong business ethics, we are committed to treating our employees and consultants with respect.  It is easy to work with a company that your co-workers, friends, and acquaintances already know, like and trust-- to build a promising career in Information Technology.

 

 

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