Junior Software Specialist

Entry Level
Ottawa
Full-time
, Remote Friendly

Job Description

REF #001

Tasks include:

  • Work within a team of peer ISTAR staff, developing, building/integrating ISTAR (Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition and Reconnaissance) applications/tools.
  • Review, analyze, and provide recommendations on software and applications interface documentation.
  • Recommend software related system level solutions for capability, deficiencies, and changes to equipment and specifications.
  • Liaise with software development and application technical groups to ensure system integrity, performance, reliability, integration, and maintainability.
  • Provide software and application integration, analysis, and evaluation support.
  • Prepare the planning and procurement support documentation for ISTAR related software and tools.
  • Review, analyze, and provide recommendations relating to software components and associated documentation.
  • Conduct design, technical, and management reviews to monitor, advise, and report on progress and potential problems; conduct and/or witness software integration testing and evaluation.
  • Conduct technical definition studies and options analysis.
  • Travel, fielding support, testing, and training when delivering ISTAR applications to the Canadian Army

Qualifications

  • Diploma or Degree related to Software, Computer, Systems, or Electrical Engineering or a suitable engineering or technical field.
  • Must have experience with Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, Visio)
  • Must have at least 6 years of experience in the last 8 years in the preparation of technician concept documents, system specifications and technical proposals in the field of Info Technology, Info Management or Engineering.
  • Experience communicating info technology frameworks/strategies to management and technical staff.
  • Providing advice, guidance and recommendations on technical issues to support the decision making of senior management.
  • Performing strategic, operational or tactical planning for projects or systems to meet corporate strategy.

Additional Information

  • Candidates must be available to work both on-site/remotely.
  • Desirable: C++, Java, Linux, or other computer languages.
  • Desirable: SAFe certification or equivalent Agile Software Development methodology.
  • Experience working as a Software Specialist on Military Command and Control Software Systems would be considered a very strong asset. 
  • Candidates must currently hold, or be eligible to obtain, a Federal Government clearance at the level of Secret (Level II) as well as other clearances as needed in order to start.

ADGA commits to putting diversity into action to build a stronger, more representative team and help our customers and communities thrive. We are a proudly Canadian company, striving to further diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and provide every individual with the opportunities and resources to help them reach their full potential.

ADGA s'engage à mettre la diversité en action pour bâtir une équipe plus forte et plus représentative et aider nos clients et nos communautés à prospérer. Nous sommes une entreprise fièrement canadienne. Nous nous engageons pour promouvoir la diversité, l'équité et l'inclusion dans le milieu de travail et d'offrir à chaque personne les possibilités et les ressources qui lui permettront de réaliser son plein potentiel.

Other Open Positions

Business Systems Analyst
Information Technology
Mid-Senior Level
Ottawa
Contract
Senior Enterprise Architect
Information Technology
Mid-Senior Level
Ottawa
Contract
Senior Application/Software QA Testing Architect
Information Technology
Mid-Senior Level
Ottawa
Contract
Satellite Communications Specialist
Information Technology
Mid-Senior Level
Ottawa
Full-time
M365 Technical Architect
Information Technology
Mid-Senior Level
Ottawa
Full-time
Junior Software Specialist
Information Technology
Entry Level
Ottawa
Full-time
View All

Become a client

Reach out to discuss how we can help with your critical business challenges.

Get In Touch

Work with ADGA

With positions from coast to coast, find the perfect opportunity for you as part of our 600+ member team.

Design Your Career
 
ISO 9001:2015 – Quality Management Systems – certified
ISO 27001:2013 – Information Security Management – certified