Web Developer


February 21, 2014

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Job Category: 
Job Specialization: 
Software Development
Company Overview: 

USNR is a global leader in wood processing equipment and technology. Our scanning and optimization systems scan logs and other materials to determine their precise shape, position and the location of defects, then compute the most valuable combination of products to produce. The software models the full capabilities of each machine and computes the motion control paths for each axis to produce the lumber -- all in a fraction of a second. Customers worldwide depend on our machines, sensors and software to make the best use of each log processed.

We're an innovative, fast-paced technology company. We maintain a friendly atmosphere and professional attitude. We are a Microsoft certified partner. USNR has multiple offices in Canada and the U.S. The opening described here is in our office in Parksville, B.C., a sunny resort area of Vancouver Island which offers a high quality of life, with windsurfing, sailing, fishing, mountain-biking, skiing and the amenities of the larger city of Nanaimo close by.

Job Summary: 


We’re looking for creative software developers who will thrive in our team environment, specifying, designing and developing a modern user interface based on web technologies.

  • Work with software developers, customers, technicians and project managers to research requirements, produce design documents and implement web-based solutions.
  • Seek assistance from other developers as needed to understand the implications of changes within the larger system architecture.
  • Adhere to coding standards and methods.
  • Provide support during installation and commissioning of new features.


Please contact us if you are qualified in these areas :

  • A computer engineering or computer science degree would be preferred, although a diploma and relevant experience will be considered.
  • Experience in web application development using any of these technologies:  
    HTML5, CSS, jQuery, JavaScript, ASP.NET MVC, IIS, C#, Razor and CSHTML.
  • Skilled at UI and graphic design with a focus on usability.
  • Experience using Microsoft Visual Studio and Team Foundation Server would be an asset.
  • An understanding of networking, multi-threaded applications, 3-D vision systems, and machine control.
  • Database experience with SQL Server, Entity Framework and Crystal Reports.
  • Must have a valid passport or be eligible to obtain one.
How To Apply: 

Please submit your resume in confidence to: careers2@usnr.com

Visit www.USNR.com to learn more about the company. Click on the Scanning and Optimization link for more about the optimization products.