Database Developer

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Product Engineering Full-time
Cision employs the brightest, most passionate people in the tech industry. We’d love for you to join our growing team! We invest in our people through training and professional development while supporting you along the way—all so you can meet your career goals. To us, the most important measure of our success is yours.

This job is responsible for the design, development, testing, deployment and maintenance of software and web services applications to meet the business requirements. 

Key Accountabilities

  • Executes full software development life cycle (SDLC) and integrates software components into a fully functional software system. 
  • Designs and implements functionality to meet the business requirements. 
  • Prepares software packages and documentation for deployment that adheres to defined standard policies and protocols. Facilitates ongoing updates and maintains documentation on software and systems. 
  • Researches innovative technology and tools to improve our product and processes.   
  • Executes production support activities including troubleshooting, resolving problems, detecting defects and/or bugs and hardware failures. 
  • Analyzes code and functionality for defects using test scripts and tools. 
  • Performs other duties as required. 


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Requirements/Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science or a related field is required. 
  • Programming Language certification is an asset. 
  • 4+ Years proven professional experience in data engineering field such as architecture, data management, data warehousing or data quality   
  • Software development tools including but not limited to; Eclipse, Java, Linux, Windows, Python, Bash/sh, Vi/Emacs, JavaScript, ES, Druid, Redshift.  Python is required
  • Experience with full software development life cycle (SDLC).  
  • Working knowledge of Agile methodology, tools and techniques is required 
  • Strong competence with object-oriented programming and proficiency in more than one programming language. 
  • Working knowledge in software development, and software systems development working on a variety of platforms. 
  • Working knowledge of Java, search technologies, SOA, big data systems and distributed computing strongly desired.  
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with experience in object-oriented analysis and design with the ability to identify, propose and implement changes and improvements. 
  • Advanced listening and verbal communication skills to understand stakeholder needs or problems and responding clearly and concisely, including probing for further information.   
  • Ability to adapt to recent technologies and work independently and as a member of a team. 
As a global leader in PR, marketing and social media management technology and intelligence, Cision helps brands and organizations to identify, connect and engage with customers and stakeholders to drive business results. PR Newswire, a network of over 1.1 billion influencers, in-depth monitoring, analytics and its Brandwatch and Falcon.io social media platforms headline a premier suite of solutions. Cision has offices in 24 countries throughout the Americas, EMEA and APAC. For more information about Cision's award-winning solutions, including its next-gen Cision Communications Cloud®, visit www.cision.com and follow @Cision on Twitter.
 
Cision is committed to fostering an inclusive environment where all employees can be their authentic selves and perform at their best. We believe diversity, equity, and inclusion is vital to driving our culture, sparking innovation and achieving long-term success. Cision is proud to have joined more than 600 companies in signing the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™ pledge and named a “Top Diversity Employer” for 2021 by DiversityJobs.com.
 
Cision is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or other protected statuses.
 
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