Software Developer

Software Developer

ACCIPITER RADAR, located in the Niagara Region, is one of the area’s most progressive and innovative companies. Our innovation and expertise come from inspired people who work in an environment of creativity, integrity and responsibility.

As part of our continued company growth, we are expanding our Software Development team, and seek an experienced Software Developer with demonstrated success working in a team-based environment.

This is an excellent opportunity to work with our development team, in a technically challenging and rewarding role. You will be implementing software solutions by collaborating with other developers, designers, product managers, and engineers as you leverage and create new cutting-edge technologies, building upon our patented Radar Intelligence Network™ (RIN) Platform Technology. You will work on a variety of front-end and backend technologies that enable radar and other IoT-based data to be streamed, analyzed and visualized via our Surveillance-to-Intelligence™ (S2I) product suite.

Ideal Skills and Experience:

• Excellent programming skills in some of the following languages: Go, Python, C#, C++ • Web development experience within an open source stack, including HTML 5, CSS, JavaScript, TypeScript and Angular • Demonstrated experience with SQL and database programming • Experience developing and deploying applications on Linux and Windows • Experience with agile software development including best practices in software development, testing and continuous integration • Familiarity with network programming, messaging and distributed web applications • Knowledge of GIS, including geo-referenced data and web-based geospatial visualization • Understanding of big data analytics and data warehousing concepts • Familiarity with Azure or other cloud-based platforms • Eagerness to learn new technologies • A pragmatic approach to the application of technology to create business solutions

Required Experience and Qualifications:

• Minimum 5 years software development experience, exhibiting a growing area of expertise • Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or similar program from an accredited university or college • Experience developing software in a team-based environment • It is a prerequisite that the successful candidate be eligible for, apply for and obtain

(i) satisfactory controlled goods security assessment as regulated by the Canadian Controlled Goods Program;

(ii) Level II personnel security clearance from the Canadian Contract Security Program, as program rules permit.

To apply for this position please submit a cover letter and resume to with subject heading “Software Developer Submission”.

We thank all who apply; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.

Accipiter is an equal opportunity employer that employs qualified persons without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability or other prohibited grounds of discrimination. Accipiter encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Please notify us if accommodation is required at any stage in the application process.

COVID 19 NOTICE: Accipiter is an essential business and all in-person work at our offices is subject to appropriate safety measures.  Additional flexibility may be afforded or required with respect to where work is performed during the current pandemic and related periods of government-mandated restrictions.