Software Developer - Data Modeler & Wiki , Intermediate
General Dynamics
Ottawa, ON, CA
5d ago

Software Developer - Data Modeler & Wiki , Intermediate

Posted Date 6 hours ago(10 / 24 / 2019 3 : 13 PM) Requisition ID 2019-41091 # of Openings 1 Job Locations CA-ON-Ottawa Category Engineering-Software Employment Type Full Time - Regular

We are currently looking for a Software Developer (Data Modelling and Wiki Designer) to join our System of Systems (SoS) team in Ottawa.

Working with our customer, Canadian Military, this role provides Engineering and Integration Transition Software and Cyber Security support services for the Land Command Support System (LCSS) or Land Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) System.

Primary objective is to support and provide information and information services to make effective and timely Command and Control decisions involved in Canadian Army operations.

At the SoS level, our LCSS Engineering and Integration Support Contract (LEISC) teams has been tasked to conduct of architecture, design, and integration & verification activities of the Wiki.

This also includes information management, delivery and maintenance of artefacts supporting the deliverable products and associated initiatives.

Essential Skills :

  • University degree in Engineering, Science or Computer Science or college diploma in Computer Programming, Computer Science or other equivalent science diploma.
  • 3-5 years of Data Modelling and metadata management in big data platforms.
  • 3-5 years of relational, dimensional and / or analytical database experience.
  • Development experience in Semantic Media Wiki (Mediawiki Markup format) and a similar technology, CSS and HTML.
  • Experience in Technical writing and general purpose scripting and programming languages such as PHP and Python.
  • Proficient in software programs such as Word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, graphics, and statistical analysis applications.
  • Initiative and strong communications skills (written and verbal);
  • Excellence in people skills and customer interactions;
  • As the Software Developer, your role is to understand, document and communicate solutions to meet current and future long-term business needs and requirements into an information management data model.

    You will lead and coordinate automation of documentation deliverables and other associated initiatives within the Wiki Architecture, including the Framework driving how the Wiki model is built and how the information is managed within.

    Working within the Configuration Management, Document Management and Release process, you must understand the version protection and formal release of Wiki content.

    In addition, you will verify and identify methodologies to increase level of quality, consistency, usability and reusability of information and documentation based on feedback from its community of users.

    Other tasks will include identifying areas for improvements to applicable processes, standards and guidelines for all contributions through user guide development, mentorship and utilizing best practices and provisions of training tools.

    Ideally you will have experience in

  • Development experience with multiple Web based information management technologies such as SharePoint or similar
  • Experience with PDM Link and RTC
  • Proficiency in spoken and written French
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain Canadian Security Clearance and a positive Controlled Goods Assessment. Eligibility to work in Canada either as a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident.

    Our Company Benefits

    Our contribution to our employees represents much more than just a pay check. We invest in our employees’ health and wellness, paid time off, retirement, income protection, work / life balance, talent development and more.

    As a General Dynamics employee, you can enjoy many of our benefits including :

  • Health and optional dental plan
  • Life insurance and retirement benefits
  • Vacation and flexible work environment
  • On-site fitness facilities
  • Free parking
  • Hockey and soccer leagues
  • Tickets and giveaways offered through our Recreation Association
  • About General Dynamics Mission Systems Canada

    General Dynamics Mission Systems Canada is one of the country’s most innovative defence and security technology companies, providing advanced thinking, design expertise, and implementation know-how to equip military and first responders with leading-edge hardware, software and systems.

    Our employees innovate on a daily basis. Part of General Dynamics Mission Systems, a global company with more than 13,000 employees across 100 facilities worldwide, our success stems from strong system engineering experience, ongoing investment in research and development, collaboration with commercial and military systems industry leaders, and a singular focus on customer service.

    In Canada, we employ more than 1,300 people across three locations. Our business groups include : Land Communications, Airborne Mission Systems, Underwater Warfare and Cyber Solutions.

    We believe in maintaining a diverse workplace inclusive of beliefs, cultural background, job experiences, thoughts and ideas.

    If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team! (Workplace accommodations are available).

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