Software Developer
STRATACACHE, A Family of Companies
Montréal, QC
About X2O
X2O Media, headquartered in Montreal, Canada is a STRATACACHE company. It is a provider of technology and services for the emerging visual communications and real-time data visualization market. The award-winning X2O platform represents a new category of communication tools that improve the way enterprises engage with their employees and build brand awareness, by extending standard digital signage to reduce costs, drive safety, and deliver corporate information and performance dashboards to a “targeted” audience on the screens they use most: their desktop and mobile devices.

Software Developer

As a member of the engineering team, this incumbent will be responsible for the design, development, and maintenance of our existing product suite, as well as our next generation visual communications system.

Core Responsibilities:
Contribute to global architecture and system design
Work on the development and design of our next generation products
Continue development, design and maintenance of existing product suite
Evaluate current software architecture/development environment and contribute to their improvement.
Work with product management team to define new products and product features based on market requirements
Provide engineering support to support group for troubleshooting in-field customer problems
Follow industry standard applications development techniques and practices.
Provide software documentation both in program code and externally
Participate in development meetings and provide status reports.
Occasionally travel to customer facilities to support system integration efforts

Education/Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in engineering or computer science
Minimum 1-5 years product oriented software development experience
Minimum 2 years of development experience using C#, .NET, Java, or C/C++
Experience with REST and/or web services/SOAP
Experience with DirectX, DirectShow, or other graphics/video libraries is an asset

Qualifications: [Experience in the following areas would be considered an asset]
Developing commercial-grade software applications
Developing applications with HTML5, Javascript, and JQuery
Developing intuitive user interfaces using current concepts and components
Applied knowledge of object-oriented analysis, design and programming principles.
In-depth knowledge of data management, including relational databases, and real-time data processing
In-depth understanding of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) concepts and design requirements
Developing client/server applications in multi-user environments
Building content management applications for managing digital media assets
Developing high-volume transactional server applications using Microsoft .NET technologies
Developing highly scalable server architectures, including load-balancing, redundancy, and failure reporting mechanisms
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

We are an equal-opportunity employer and diversity is valued at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or disability status. All of your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
NOTE: Local candidates only. No relocation or immigration assistance is available for this position. No recruiters or third parties. We thank all candidates for their interest, but only candidates selected for follow-up will be contacted.