Software Developer

Engineering, Oakville, Canada

In search of an exciting career opportunity at a local company with a global presence? Your timing is perfect! The atmosphere is friendly and collaborative, and our culture innovative and entrepreneurial! Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Canada is seeking a Software Developer on a one year contract to provide development of specialized engineering software for the metal stamping industry and is a division of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence

Who We Are
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Canada is a global leader in sensor, software, and autonomous solutions? We are putting data to work to boost efficiency, productivity, and quality across industrial, manufacturing, infrastructure, safety, and mobility applications. Our technologies are shaping urban and production ecosystems to become increasingly connected and autonomous — to ensure a scalable and sustainable future.

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We Offer
  • Competitive Salary
  • Generous Paid time off (PTO)
  • Education and Training opportunities….and so much more!
Position Overview
The Software Developer is primarily responsible to develop, test, and document desktop-based software products. In this role, you will be a contributing member of growing Software Development group by sharing your technical knowledge and extensive understanding of Windows software development processes and methodologies.

Key Accountabilities
  • Develop software using C++, MFC, QT, Python, C# programming languages
  • Test using Google Test in Windows environment.
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as required
Desire Skills
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  •     Strong communication skills
  •     Flexible, with an ability to adapt to changing priorities and multi-task effectively
  •     High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  •     Ability to work as part of a team; work collaboratively with cross-departmental resources
Education and Experience
  • Computer Science undergraduate degree (or equivalent)
  • 1-2 years’ working experience as a Software Developer in C++, Python (STL, Windows SDK API, Standard Library)    
  • Understanding of Design Patterns, Algorithms, UML Modelling and Object-Oriented design
  • Comfortable working in Visual Studio 2017, 2019 and Team Foundation Server
Nice to Have
  • Knowledge in toolkits like MFC, QT
  • Knowledge in development tools like Visual Studio, DevOps, Jira, SharePoint, MS Teams
  • Working experience with agile processes in development life cycle

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Canada is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workforce and encourage applications from all qualified individuals. Accommodation are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment process. To request accommodation, contact Human Resources.
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About Hexagon

Hexagon is a global leader in sensor, software and autonomous solutions. We are putting data to work to boost efficiency, productivity, and quality across industrial, manufacturing, infrastructure, safety, and mobility applications.

Our technologies are shaping urban and production ecosystems to become increasingly connected and autonomous – ensuring a scalable, sustainable future.

Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division provides solutions that utilise data from design and engineering, production and metrology to make manufacturing smarter.

Learn more about Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B) at and follow us @HexagonAB.