UX Software Developer – Digital Nova Scotia – Leading Digital Industry

UX Software Developer

Job Duties/Accountabilities:

Participate as member of an agile development team in the development and maintenance of applications for our clients.

Key Accountabilities include: 

  • Participate in the analysis and design of new features.
  • Develop new features and maintain existing ones.
  • Provide accurate estimates based on wireframes and mock-ups;
  • Understand and apply Scrum rules and principles in every task;
  • Assure the quality of the work by writing and running unit tests;
  • Research and development / constant technological monitoring in line with technological innovations, emerging platforms to ensure the compatibility of available products, and improving the user experience;
  • Participate in the established processes and help to improve them.
  • Establish and supplement technical documentation, practice good knowledge-management


  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Strong trouble shooting/problem solving skills
  • Good leadership skills
  • Excellent ability to articulate technical problems to non-technical audience
  • Autonomous, tolerance to a fast paced / fast changing environment
  • Strong team player; ability to facilitate, negotiate and work within a multi-domain team environment
  • Quick learning
  • Creativity and ingenuity
  • French-English bilingualism a strong asset

Training and Education

  • College degree, Bachelor or Master of Computer Science, Software/Computer Engineering or similar

Knowledge & Experience:

  • Understanding of software development lifecycle – mandatory
  • Familiarity with CI concepts and Agile delivery models
  • Understanding of DEVOPS.
  • Good familiarity with network concepts as they relate to application design (Load balancing etc.)
  • General understanding of IT standards relating to Telecom (TMForum ETOM, SID etc.) is an asset

Software & Languages:

  • React, Type Script
  • Java Spring Boot, Java Script, Node JS
  • AGILE/DEVOPS Tools (Confluence, JIRA, Jenkins, etc.)
  • OS Scripting languages(shell, batch)


  • Oracle PL/SQL, SQL – mandatory
  • Microsoft SQL Server, Redis an asset

Working Conditions: 

  • Ability to work efficiently in virtual teams. Conference calls and video calls are routine, as is handling multiple parallel projects.
  • Availability to work occasional weekends and evenings to meet hard deadlines and available to work occasional overnights to take part in deployment activities
  • Fast paced, changing working environment