Intermediate Full Stack Software Developer

Intermediate Full Stack Software Developer – Content Delivery Suite

                                                                                                                    

Position Type:                 Full Time

Department:                    Software Development

Location:                         Waterloo Office

 

Overview:

NAVBLUE Inc., an Airbus Company, is excited to announce the availability of several new software development opportunities within a number of our fast-growing teams.  If you have a passion for flying and enjoy working with an international, challenging, rewarding, fast-paced, collaborative environment to further develop and grow your skills, surrounded and guided by the best creative minds in the global aviation industry, this is a place for you. Our innovative software development teams consists of talented developers who are enthusiastic about coding, skilled at creative problem solving, focus on quality and are working daily in an truly agile environment on developing the next generation of flight operations’ applications empowering the future of aviation!

At NAVBLUE, and powered by our extended family at Airbus, you will be able to shape the future of the digital aviation industry by working on several of the best in the industry flagship products such as our award winning flight planning solution, flight tracking, crew scheduling and other 30+ different applications enabling pilots, dispatchers, flight engineers and other aviation personnel on daily basis to deliver a safe, efficient, and reliable flight operations all over the world.

 

Summary:

We have an opening for a Software Developer to help us realize the full potential of our Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) offering.  The EFB is quickly becoming a key tool in increasingly sophisticated cockpits and dispatch offices, and our customers are looking for flexible and functional tools to keep pace.

NAVBLUE offers a series of applications that display aeronautical information to users, whether via web-enabled, desktop, or iPad applications.  Our NCIM and NCDIS applications create, manage, deliver, and track content to these devices.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Develop software to meet or exceed specifications and company standards
  • Maintain/Create documentation for applications, tools, or systems as required
  • Communicate project/work status orally, written, or other as required
  • Participates in team on-call rotation
  • Participate in daily Scrum with team members
  • Participates in design meetings
  • Provides analysis and estimates for work required within areas of responsibility
  • Reviews code committed by others as requested

 

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Object-oriented analysis and design
  • Experience in web application development.
  • Experience with web UI design
  • Expert knowledge in HTML5, Angular2+, REST, AJAX, jQuery, JSON – ideally 3+ years’ experience using these technologies daily in an employment environment on a deployed project
  • C#, .Net Core, - ideally 2+ years’ experience using these technologies daily in an employment environment on a deployed project
  • Linux development
  • MariaDB and/or MySQL
  • Work effectively in a team environment
  • Great communication skills, written and verbal

 

Nice-to-Haves:

  • Docker Containers and Microservices
  • C++, Qt cross platform development.
  • iOS development experience.
  • Experience with highly availability systems (99.99% or more uptime)
  • OpenID Connect, SAML2.0, OAuth2.0
  • Httpd, IIS, Nginx
  • Galera Cluster
  • AMQP

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, or equivalent
  • Minimum five years of relevant working experience

 

Perks:

Located in the heart of University of Waterloo’s David Johnston Research + Technology Park, NAVBLUE is close to shops, restaurants, gyms, daycare, and many other amenities, and only 10 minutes away from Hwy 85. The modern design of our suite on the second floor of the Accelerator Centre draws its inspiration from airport terminals, and features bright, open work stations, rather than boxed-in cubicles. As part of our family, you will enjoy:

  • Flexible hours
  • Free parking
  • Strong work-life balance with scarce requirements for overtime or extra hours
  • Laid back, friendly environment
  • Casual dress code (shorts and jeans welcome!)
  • Competitive group benefits plan
  • RRSP matching program
  • Fitness & Wellness reimbursement
  • An active social committee (which usually involves some delicious free food)
  • Lunch hour sporting activities (hockey, soccer, volleyball etc.) with a shower on site
  • And much more!

Not to mention, the aviation industry’s ongoing digital transformation means we must continually innovate and rise to the many challenges faced by our geographically diverse customers. We are always looking for creative ways to improve our processes and technologies to be a leader in the highly competitive aviation market.

 

How to Apply:

Candidates who are interested in joining the NAVBLUE team are invited to submit their resume and cover letter, highlighting their work experiences and skills via email to talent@navblue.aero.

We thank all applicants for applying. Only selected applicants will be contacted.

NAVBLUE, an Airbus company, welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations will be available on request for candidates throughout the entire recruitment and selection process

 

About Us:

NAVBLUE, an Airbus Company, is a leading global provider of flight operations solutions, including aeronautical charts, navigation data solutions, flight planning, aircraft performance software (take-off/landing, weight and balance), and crew planning solutions.  These products directly support millions of flights each year and help NAVBLUE customers maximize efficiency, reduce costs, ensure compliance with complex national and international safety regulations, and effectively deliver their services.

Through digital and collaborative innovation, our passionate and customer-focused team develops solutions to enhance the safety and efficiency of air transport. Over the last few years, Airbus has been supportive of various initiatives such as Going Digital, Performance Based Navigation Services, Air Traffic Management Modernization Programs, FlySmart on iOS and other digital projects related to new aircraft technologies; the launch of NAVBLUE was therefore a natural step to further develop its Flight Operations and Air Traffic Management Portfolio.

NAVBLUE is a fully owned subsidiary of Services by Airbus, fueled by the agility of Airbus ProSky and Navtech (acquired in 2016), and the pioneering spirit of Airbus, NAVBLUE was created in July 2016 with one mission: lead aviation into the digital age.

NAVBLUE is based in Hersham (UK), Cardiff (UK), Toulouse (France), Waterloo, ON (Canada), Halifax, NS (Canada), with other offices all around the world.