MDA Halifax has recently won a NATO contract to provision the Functional Services for Command and Control of Maritime Operations (TRITON). This is exciting work that builds on work that MDA has already done with RCN and DND over the last 20 years. As we branch out into new arenas and expand our work we need to grow our team to grow our expertise in Command and Control.
This position will allow the candidate to gain experience in the field of Operational Military Command and Control and Maritime Security Systems. The candidate will be joining a cross-functional team, working closely with the customer. The project consists of multiple teams that are each responsible for delivering independent micro-services. Communication between development teams and the various engineering specialties is critical to the project success.
Discuss and brain-storm design concepts generated by Systems Engineers
Communicate designs and architecture principles to Software Engineers
Initiate and mentor Software Team to deliver working components
Develop new and maintain existing code and unit tests
Develop prototypes to address risky items
Add and maintain multiple jobs in the continuous integration platform
Monitor software quality metrics and integration testing results
Address software and performance deficiencies
Update Software Detail Design documentation
Support Testing Team in the development of effective tests
Participate in Continuous Improvement
Candidate' s Profile
University Degree in Computer Science, Computer/ Engineering
Minimum of 5 years&rsquo experience in the last 10 years creating and modifying code and developing and maintaining software
Preference for those with 10 years&rsquo experience in the last 15 years for the above
Must have minimum of 3 years&rsquo experience programming with strong knowledge about Java
Must have a some knowledge about deploying Java micro-services
Experience with NoSQL database management
Strong knowledge of object-oriented software design
Experience with structured unit testing and regression testing
Strong software development experience, from detailed design through test and deployment
Effective communication, both verbally and written
Experience with Docker, Kafka, Apache Camel, Mocking Libraries, Avro, MongoDB/NOSQL, SQL DB concepts, Kubernetes
Experience with GitLab, JIRA, Jenkins
Experience with selection and use of Open-Source libraries for GIS, Logging, Micro-Service
Familiarity with DevOps, Behaviour Driven Development and Agile processes
Successful candidate(s) must hold or be eligible to obtain NATO Level Security Clearance.
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