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We’re on the lookout for some amazing talent!
Do you have what it takes to become A YOPPER?
Check out our open positions: 

Hadoop Solutions Architect

Location: Canada

(Preference is given to candidates from Ottawa, Toronto and Montreal. Remote options within Canada will also be considered) 

Do you love to live on the leading edge of Open Source?

At YoppWorks we strongly believe that all good projects start with open-source technology!

We are a fresh and innovative company based in Ottawa, the capital of Canada, with a satellite office in New York City, San Francisco, Toronto and Montreal, Canada. We are a growing strategic partner of Hortonworks and Lightbend.

The Hadoop Solutions Architect/Developer will install and deploy Hadoop on physical and virtual
environments and have the following experience:

–  Strong experience in data analysis, data integration, dimensional modeling, database design and
development.

– Experience in Big Data Technologies (Hive, Pig, Flume, Spark, Splunk, HDFS, Cassandra).

– Experience with Apache Hadoop and the wider Hadoop ecosystem including, Zookeeper, Oozie &
Kafka. Cloud experience with Amazon EC2 or Microsoft Azure platforms

–  Experience writing complex ANSI SQL on MSSQL, and MySQL.

– Experience with Data Model, REST APIs.

–  Experience with analytical programming and the ability to work with EDW architecture to bridge the
gap between traditional DB architecture and a Hadoop-centric architecture.

– Ability to go beyond established analytical thinking and problem solving by applying creativity to unconventional concepts and out-of-the-box solutions.

– Ability to quickly understand patterns within a large quantity of data and to reference key characteristics using visualization techniques.

– Ability to leverage strong math skills and statistical knowledge to advanced data mining and data analysis activities related to next generation Cloud technologies.

–  Strong interpersonal and communication skills in order to effectively contribute to technical teams
and make presentations to a variety of technical and business personnel.

– At least three years’ hands-on programming experience with one or more of the following: Java,
Python, R, or related languages.

–  At least five years’ experience manipulating large datasets and using databases (i.e. SAS, R, SQL, S-
Plus, etc.)

– Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent discipline.

– MS in Engineering Mathematics, Statistics, Theoretical/Computational Physics, or related field.

Preference will be given to candidates who hold a Hadoop certification and Data Platform technologies.

Think you’d be a great fit?

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Intermediate Scala Developers

Location : Anywhere

We are looking for Intermediate Scala Developers for full time positions. You’ll get to work with cutting edge frameworks, some very cool people, and gain incredible, real-world experience with a growing software firm. If you’re passionate about technology, an aspiring developer, and keen to learn new things, we want to talk to you.

  • 2+ years experience using the Lightbend Reactive Platform of Scala, Akka and Play Framework
  • Experience developing software using these performant, scalable, and productive languages and frameworks
  • Experience contributing to project teams
  • Ability to release solid code, early and often
  • Desire to become an evangelist of Scala.
  • Comfortable interacting and working with team members and clients
  • Curious and passionate about new technology
  • Interested in solving interesting problems with rock solid code

We are a fresh and innovative company based in Ottawa, the capital of Canada, with a satellite office in New York City, San Francisco, Toronto and Montreal, Canada. We’re looking for people who are as passionate about programming as they are about creating great products. We believe in taking on interesting projects with amazing clients.

We strongly believe that all good projects start with open-source technology.  As a dedicated partner of Lightbend and Hortonworks it is our mission to ensure every project engagement is a success.

We deliver Big Data Projects using the Hortonworks Data Platform and DataFlow Technologies.

We also build Responsive, Resilient, Elastic and Message Driven applications and provide industry leading training on the Lightbend Reactive Platform using the Spark, Scala, Akka and Play Frameworks.

Think you might be a good fit? Apply today!

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Junior Scala Developers

Location : Ottawa,ON

We are looking for Junior Developers for full time positions. You’ll get to work with cutting edge frameworks, some very cool people, and gain incredible, real-world experience with a growing software firm. If you’re passionate about technology, an aspiring developer, and keen to learn new things, we want to talk to you.

  • Must be a fast paced learner.

  • 1-2 years experience in a Functional or Object Oriented Programming language.

  • Experience developing software using  performant, scalable, and productive languages and frameworks

  • Experience contributing to project teams

  • (Communicating, Committing, Code Reviews, Pairing, ect.)

  • Ability to release solid code, early and often

  • Comfortable interacting and working with team members and clients.  (Both Locally and Remotely)

  • Curious and passionate about new technology
    Interested in solving interesting problems with rock solid code

Nice to have skills:

  • Continuous Delivery

  • Presentation skills

  • Scala/Java



We are a fresh and innovative company based in Ottawa, the capital of Canada, with a satellite office in New York City, San Francisco, Toronto and Montreal, Canada. We’re looking for people who are as passionate about programming as they are about creating great products. We believe in taking on interesting projects with amazing clients.
We strongly believe that all good projects start with open-source technology.  As a dedicated partner of Lightbend and Hortonworks it is our mission to ensure every project engagement is a success.


We deliver Big Data Projects using the Hortonworks Data Platform and DataFlow Technologies.  We also build Responsive, Resilient, Elastic and Message Driven applications and provide industry leading training on the Lightbend Reactive Platform using the Spark, Scala, Akka and Play Frameworks.


Think you might be a good fit? Apply today!

APPLY NOW

Senior Developer With Strong Akka Skills

Location : Canada

Do you love to live on the leading edge of Open Source?
At YoppWorks we strongly believe that all good projects start with open-source technology!

We are a fresh and innovative company based in Ottawa, the capital of Canada, with a satellite office in New York City, San Francisco, Toronto and Montreal, Canada. We are a growing strategic partner of Hortonworks and Lightbend.
We’re looking for people who are as passionate about programming as they are about creating great products. At YoppWorks we believe in taking on interesting projects with amazing clients

We have an excellent opportunity for you to join the Lightbend practice with your main focus being on the related technologies with a strong focus on Akka. The successful candidate will have production experience using Akka and Akka models.
Travel across North America is required for this position and preference will be given to candidates who have flexibility in travel.

Location: Preference given to candidates from Ottawa (Canada), Toronto, (Canada), and Montreal (Canada). Remote options within Canada will be considered.

So you think you’re an Akka All Star and want to join our team!?

Here is what you need to know!

What will you do as a Yopper?

-Actively develop software using modern technologies like Scala, Akka, Spark, and Play Framework.
-Work closely with architects, engineers, as well as product and business owners to evolve architectures and design technical solutions
-Take technical leadership and help to mentor a small team.
-Release high quality code early and often using lean and agile technical practices and processes.
-Work with lean-agile team(s) to develop scalable and robust Scala-based systems and web applications.
-Dedicated to producing quality code and dedicated to best practices such as automated testing, code reviews, continuous integration, and continuous deployment.
-Consult with clients in small to large organizations to integrate the Lightbend stack into their development environment.
-Travel to client sites.

Who is our Yopper?

-You are a Master developer and evangelist of the Lightbend Reactive Platform; Scala, Akka, Spark and Play – with deep technical skills in Scala, the Lightbend stack, and functional programming concepts.
-Agent of change who is constantly learning and seeking better outcomes.
-You are experience with distributed systems.
-You thrive in a fast paced, growing high energy team.
-You like to have fun, and are highly involved in the Lightbend community – attending events and conferences with the ‘Yopp’ Team.
-You are exceptional at communicating both in person and with a remote team.
-You have a strong passion for learning and constantly developing your skills in new open source technology offerings.
-You are looking to join a team that is all about success, comfort, fun and flexibility!

You’ll really stand out if you:
-You have experience Presenting.
-You have training experience.
-You have Secret or Top Secret Security Clearance.

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