Junior Software & Web Developer

ExcelSystems Software Development Incorporated

July 14, 2015

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Job Category: 
Technical
Job Specialization: 
Software Development
Job
Company Overview: 

We are the authors of a suite of web development, modernization and document distribution tools primarily targeted at the IBM i. Our software products have won numerous industry awards and are licensed by over 2000 companies worldwide, including many Fortune 500 companies. From our two offices in Sidney, BC we also provide support and professional services for customers across the world. ExcelSystems Software Development is part of the Quadrant group of companies, with offices and sister companies in Chicago, Boston and Asheville. Our partnerships and international dealer network have enabled ExcelSystems Software to become a leader in the IBM midrange marketplace.

With us you'll work with other bright people in an informal environment that helps you develop technically and personally. You'll get paid competitively and enjoy our healthy perspective on balancing work with the rest of our lives. Most of our people stick with us for the long haul; when you get to know us, you'll see why!

Job Summary: 

We are seeking a bright, dynamic software developer to join our technical team. Web development knowledge and experience are strong assets!

We are looking for someone who:

  • has an innate interest in computers and technology and learns new things quickly;
  • has very strong communication skills and works well with others;
  • is very organized and gets things done;
  • has excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills;
  • has a solid grasp of relational database concepts, as well as a robust, practical knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, SQL and/or PHP.
  • You should have post-secondary education in Computer Science or equivalent.

You will begin by working with our support team to do some or all of the following:

  • Assist software and web developers via telephone and email.
  • Diagnose complex programming problems.
  • Prototype 'proof of concept' applications.
  • Assist developers with design decisions and provide creative alternatives to meet customers' needs.
  • Work on in-house development projects.
  • Diagnose and fix problems with our own software products.
  • Contribute to web application projects with our professional services team.
  • Assist with QA.

The tools we develop are used by programmers, so you must possess (or quickly acquire!) a wide range of programming and troubleshooting skills focused primarily on web development, database design, web portals and document management.

How To Apply: 

Please email applications with attached resume and cover letter to jobs@excelsystems.com.