Careers

SimFront is always interested in software professionals that have experience in the following areas:

  • Military software applications
  • GIS expertise
  • Full stack development knowledge
  • Java, C++ and C# experience
Senior Java Developer

Job Description

Senior Java Software Developer

SimFront is seeking an expert software developer for military simulation systems. If you enjoy “breadth and depth” challenges in your work – where one moment you are creating database structures, and the next you are delving into the intricacies of UX, then the “grow your career as the company grows” opportunities afforded by this position are for you. Simulation systems play a critical role in preparing the Canadian military for domestic and international operations. The candidate who is especially personable, understands the myriad of issues related to software development, testing and support is encouraged to apply for this challenging position.

Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop and support the Company’s suite of applications and systems
  • Develop new client – facing features
  • Write reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Follow best practices in development
  • Prioritize tasks to meet deadlines
  • Organize code into logical and maintainable units
  • Independently research potential development solutions
  • Manage software systems in an efficient manner by automating operations
  • Collaborate in a team environment

Requirements:

The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience with the following:

Mandatory

  • Full Mastery of Java programming language (Java 8 and above)
  • Proven record of delivering full software life cycle to production
  • Experience working in an iterative or continuous delivery/development environment (Agile, SAFe, etc.)
  • Knowledge of full stack development
  • Adept at working on multiple projects
  • Strong oral/written communication skills
  • Must be able to obtain valid Canadian security clearance

Desirable

  • Experience with JIRA
  • Experience with Git
  • Experience with testing framework Cucumber
  • Simulation experience
  • Knowledge of Angular web framework
  • GIS systems experience
  • Military software systems experience
  • Strong mathematics skills

Job Location: Kanata.

Start date:ASAP.

Instructions:Applicants should cite ref: 189547-01 in the subject line of email to careers(at)simfront.com. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

About the Company:

SimFront Simulation Systems is a small Ottawa based company, dedicated to the delivery of simulation related products and software development services to the military and defence sector. Beginning in 2006 with only 3 individuals it has grown to more than 25 people. SimFront places a high value on work life balance and the job satisfaction of its employees. SimFront’s track record domestically and internationally has earned its past and present growth rate in the exciting field of simulation.

Job Type: Full-time

Junior Web Developer

Job Description

Overview:

SimFront Simulation Systems is actively seeking a Junior Web Developer to be part of a dynamic development team producing software systems for military related applications. The individual must be well organized and willing to work on multiple parallel projects.

About the Company:

SimFront Simulation Systems is a small Ottawa based company, dedicated to the delivery of simulation related products and software development services to the military and defence sector. Beginning in 2006 with only 3 individuals it has grown to more than 25 people. SimFront’s track record domestically and internationally has earned its past and present growth rate in the exciting field of simulation.

Mandatory Skills

  • Web development (1-2 years)
  • Angular web applications (1 year)
  • Java development (1-2 years)
  • JavaScript
  • HTML/CSS
  • Attention to detail
  • Disciplined
  • Strong verbal and writing skills

Nice to Have

  • Full stack web development experience
  • Security cleared to secret
  • Relational Database experience
  • UX design skills
  • Knowledge of git
  • Knowledge of SAFe Agile process
  • Military domain knowledge

Job Type: Full-time

Ottawa Office

Address: 329 March Road,
Suite 232 Ottawa, ON, K2K 2E1
Phone: (613) 216-2300
Fax: (613) 482-6594
Email: General-Info@simfront.com

Directors

Chad Watson (516) 233-0732
Rob Smith (902) 514-4650
Adam Caithness (613) 340-7208