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Embedded Software Engineer Posted on Jan 09, 2018 by Microhard Systems Inc.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $65,000.00 to $90,000.00 annually
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 07, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Microhard Systems Inc.

Languages

English

Education

Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

Operating Systems

  • VMS
  • Unix
  • QNX
  • MS Windows
  • Linux - VxWorks RTOS
  • Linux
  • Linux - PSOS
  • HP/UX
  • Environment - Centralized
  • Environment - Client/Server
  • Environment - Distributed
  • Oracle Solaris
  • X Windows

Operating Systems and Software

  • Bourne-again shell
  • Android
  • Osek Operating System (OS)

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • A+ Certification
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE)
  • Certified Computing Professional (CCP)

Education

Completion of university

Experience

5 years or more

Area of Specialization

System integration

Work Setting

Telecommunications industry

Specific Skills

  • Collect and document user's requirements and develop logical and physical specifications
  • Research, evaluate and synthesize technical information to design, develop and test computer-based systems
  • Develop data, process and network models to optimize architecture and to evaluate the performance and reliability of designs
  • Plan, design and co-ordinate the development, installation, integration and operation of computer-based systems
  • Assess, troubleshoot, document, upgrade and develop maintenance procedures for operating systems, communications environments and applications software
  • Lead and co-ordinate teams of information systems professionals in the development of software and integrated information systems, process control software and other embedded software control systems

Programming Languages

  • ADA
  • Visual Basic
  • Visual C++ / MFC
  • VRML
  • VB Script
  • Servlet
  • PHP
  • Object-Oriented programming languages
  • Java
  • JavaScript
  • HTML
  • Fortran
  • CSS
  • COM / COM+ / DCOM / MTS / ActiveX
  • COBOL
  • C
  • C++
  • ASP
  • Applet
  • XML Technology (XSL,XSD,DTD)
  • SQL
  • J#
  • Basic
  • Perl
  • Assembler
  • C#
  • .NET
  • Objective-C
  • Python
  • Matrix Laboratory (MATLAB)
  • Tool Command Language (TCL)
  • OpenGL
  • Shell script

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Basic security clearance

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Willing to travel
  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Tight deadlines

Computer and Technology Knowledge

  • TCP/IP
  • Internet
  • Database software
  • Device drivers
  • Networking software
  • Networking hardware
  • Networking security
  • Extranet
  • Intranet
  • Servers
  • File management software
  • Security software
  • Mail server software
  • Communication software
  • 3D graphic software
  • Programming software
  • HTML editing software
  • Programming languages
  • Software development
  • SQL
  • Enterprise Applications Integration (EAI)
  • Desktop applications
  • Cloud
  • Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Judgement
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Mar 07, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Embedded Software Engineer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Software Engineers and Designers
INNOVATIVE

Interest in synthesizing information to design, develop and test computer-based systems

METHODICAL

Interest in precision working to assess, troubleshoot, document, upgrade and develop maintenance procedures for operating systems, communications environments and applications software

DIRECTIVE

Interest in consulting to plan, design and co-ordinate the development, installation, integration and operation of computer-based systems; may lead and co-ordinate teams of information systems professionals in the development of software and integrated information systems

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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