Software Developer - Android

Software Developer - Android

Ricoh's Global Solutions Engineering (GSE) group is expanding its Android and embedded development team in Kitchener and has an opening for a Software Developer. GSE is part of the Software Development Center Americas, which works with Global teams developing software products used by our customers, ranging from small businesses to global enterprises. The team is also focused on the delivery and implementation for the Americas market. The solutions typically are Android based solutions, but having experience with more than just Android is a definite bonus.

Joining our team, you will gain exposure to a variety of development technologies, and be able to work together with developers on the global teams. We have a quiet, productive work environment, with the opportunity to collaborate with other bright software developers, enabling you to grow your skills. We encourage our team members to go beyond their job descriptions and help each other to both exceed our project goals and to grow their technical expertise.

As a Software Developer, you will have primary responsibility for the design, implementation and customization of our scan based products.


  • Design/develop and test modules
  • Work with other members for design and interoperability
  • Develop SDKs for use by partners and customers
  • Participate in design and code reviews
  • Work with support teams to troubleshoot problems at customer sites as required



  • University degree or college diploma, preferably in Computer Science or an equivalent field


  • Java
  • Experience with networking protocols e.g. HTTP, XML, JSON, SOAP, REST
  • Development of Android apps
  • Scan/image processing knowledge an asset
  • C++/C# an asset
  • 5+ years of relevant software develop experience

Why Ricoh?


We are committed to providing you with a safe, healthy, and supportive work environment that helps you to achieve your every day goals both at work and at home. We continuously work to provide you with a well-rounded benefits package and other tools to support you in all areas of your life.

Flexible Work Options

We recognize that juggling all of the various areas of your life can be difficult. Therefore, we offer flexible work arrangements depending on business needs, which allow you to achieve a better work-life balance. These flexible work options include: flextime, telecommuting, job sharing, and part-time work.


Whether it is to relax on the beach, staycation with your family, or take time for yourself, we offer various time-off programs to support your needs. Some examples include vacation with pay, the option of purchasing additional vacation each calendar year, and paid Family, Health & Personal (FHP) Days.


We want to help you learn, grow, and achieve your full potential. We offer several programs for you to create your future with us. The programs include:

  • The Ricoh Learning Institute
  • Individual Development Plan (IDP)
  • Education Assistance Program

Rewarding your Efforts

Our compensation strategy is developed to attract and retain the best employees in the industry. Ricoh offers and contributes to a Retirement Plan (RRSP) and depending on the role, Ricoh also offers other compensation initiatives such as commission and bonus plans.

Ricoh's "Be The Change" (BTC) Program offers monetary and non-monetary recognition for those who go the extra mile and exemplify The Ricoh Way.