Build Engineer


September 16, 2014

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Job Specialization: 
Software Development
Company Overview: 

Procura is the multinational post-acute software vendor of choice for home, hospice, private duty, community and aged care organizations across the United States, Canada and Australia. Our software solutions currently serve over 30,000 users at more than 2,300 customer sites, with over 229,000 employees providing care for 1.55 million home care clients and managing 45,000 residential beds daily. Our customers include four of the five largest national providers of care in Canada, Kaiser Permanente and Interim HealthCare in the US, and we are one of the leading vendors of aged, disability, community and home care in Canada and Australia. Procura is headquartered in Victoria, BC and has offices in Chicago, IL, Boca Raton, FL, Sydney, NSW, Melbourne, VIC, and Brisbane, QLD.

Job Summary: 

Procura is looking for high performing, driven and passionate Software Build Engineer that will contribute as a member of our small fast-paced core technology team that drives technical innovation across our global products and development teams. This senior technical role will work closely with the Chief Software Architect, onshore and offshore development to lead, develop and promote technical innovation.

This is a unique opportunity to work with outstanding people in a challenging, autonomous and dynamic company. 


Reporting to the Chief Software Architect, you will work closely with onshore and offshore development teams, as a key subject matter expert around build automation and continuous integration. You will be responsible for:

  • Designing, implementing and administer source control systems for all products
  • Designing, implementing and support build platforms for all products (web, mobile and client server)
  • Developing and supporting installers for all products with assistance of product specific developers
  • Providing technical leadership and assisting product specific developers with build automation and continuous integration
  • Automate processes and improve the entire build and release process


The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience of a range of build automation practices and methods with a good understanding of the relevance of each when considering various types of technical change programme
  • Very strong communication and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to relay complex technical issues to a non-technical audience in an engaging and informative manner
  • The ability to understand and improve technical specifications written by others, including high complexity specifications.
  • 5+ years of experience in build automation using various tools, including knowledge of C#, Visual Studio 2012, IIS, Apache Tomcat, MSBuild, Ant, RAD Studio XE3, FinalBuilder, Android SDK, Blackberry 10 SDK, Adobe Flex SDK, Eclipse, and XCode.
  • Deep knowledge of more than one scripting languages (ie. Perl, Ruby, and/or Python)
  • Deep knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server and relational database concepts
  • Deep knowledge of source code management systems such as Perforce, SVN, and/or Fortress.
  • Deep knowledge of continuous integration systems
  • Knowledge of installation tools such as Installshield
  • If relocation is required, you are legally entitled to work in Victoria, BC, Canada. A copy of a valid work permit may be required

Above all you are a natural leader that is passionate about meeting and exceeding the expectations of others and learning and representing software solutions. Everywhere you have worked, you became the “go-to” person for build automation questions.

Your application and interview will be Top Graded.  As such, experience in all areas may not be required if excellence is demonstrated in others.

How To Apply: 

Interested candidates should email their resumes to  Any hard copies should be marked Attn: HR, 1112 Fort St, Suite 600, Victoria, BC V8V 3K8.

Please note that due to the volume of applications received, replies will be given to short-listed applicants only.