YoppWorks is always on the lookout for some amazing talent!

If you’re passionate about open source, we’re the company for you!

 

OUR CURRENT OPENINGS: 

Direct Marketing Specialist

YoppWorks is looking for a Rockstar Direct Marketing Specialist!

You will assist in a product launch with graphic design support, collateral creation, website building and overall company marketing initiatives. You will be heavily involved in researching target audiences for media platforms, designing launch campaigns, as well as playing a key role in designing multiple other marketing projects.  This position is located in Ottawa, ON.

Essential Requirements

  • 2 – 3 years of experience in lead generation, creating advertising campaigns and creating web campaigns.
  • 2 – 3 years of experience in social media platforms including, but not limited to Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.
  • Graduate of graphic design, marketing, or advertising related program.
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite: Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign.
  • Proficient in WIX and WordPress.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently and with others in a fast-paced, busy team environment with the ability to prioritize
  • and handle multiple projects at once.
  • Expertise in paid promotions on social media platforms including, but not limited to Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
  • Experience using Google Drive, Forms, Docs etc.
  • Excellent proof-reading skills.
  • Proficiency in French language considered an asset.

Job Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Design of promotional products including print collateral, e-marketing, website content, advertising, product literature, trade show exhibits, and internal communications.
  • Design and execution of lead generating marketing campaigns.
  • Reporting to leadership on lead generation and results of campaigns.
  • Post creation (including concept, copy and graphics) for marketing channels.
  • Monitor and reply to customer comments, messages, questions, etc.
  • Assist in organizing and promoting internal & external events.
  • Develop and draft stories for blog articles and white papers.
  • Attend some evening events.
  • Other tasks may be assigned.

YoppWorks is a fresh and innovative company based in Ottawa, with offices also in Toronto and Montreal. We are 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, Hortonworks, and IBM it is our mission to ensure every project engagement is a success.

Think you might be a good fit? Apply today!

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Dev Ops Engineer

YoppWorks is looking for an Intermediate level Dev Ops Engineer to join a highly creative, analytical, problem-solving team. If you have dev op skills and exceptional operational expertise this job is for you!  This is a great opportunity for a Dev Ops Engineer who is excited about creating an environment to support a rapidly growing application.

This position can be performed from any location within Canada. Preference will be given to applicants from Montreal, Ottawa or Saskatoon.

 Must haves – basic requirements:

  • BSc Degree in Computer Science, Software engineering or related discipline or comparable experience/education.
  • At least two years of experience with Database management & tuning 
  • At least two years of programming/scripting experience 
  • At least two years of Configuration management tool experience
  • Linux Operating systems experience
  • Experience with containerization tools
  • Experience with continuous integration management tools


It’s a Bonus if you Have:

  • Experience using and administration DCOS, Postgres, Kafka, Keycloak, Prometheus, Granfana, Monit and Nexus.

Professional Skill Requirement:

  • Personable and enthusiastic
  • Ability to work as a team member in a creative, analytical and problem-solving environment.
  • Ability to work well in a highly cooperative environment where all responsibilities are shared by the team.

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Senior Scala/Akka Developer

We are looking for Senior Scala Developers who also have Akka experience and are located in Canada. You are a highly skilled craftsperson with a proven record of accomplishment for producing high-quality work.  You enjoy breaking down tough problems and working with a high-performing team to deliver valuable solutions to our clients.  This position plays an instrumental role in building out scalable and robust systems in the Lightbend Reactive stack.

Location: Location can be Ottawa, Montreal, Toronto or remote within Canada.

The successful candidates will have:

  •  3-5 years of production experience with Scala and Play Framework is required.
  • 2-3 years of experience with Akka and/or Spark is required.
  • Solid understanding of Java in the Enterprise, or working knowledge of Java fundamentals including programming languages, best practices, development, and operations awareness.
  • An understanding of the diverse Java and Scala ecosystem of software libraries and their tradeoffs.
  • BSc Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related discipline or comparable experience/education preferred.
  • Ability to work closely with architects, engineers, as well as product and business owners to evolve architectures and design technical solutions using the Lightbend stack.
  • Ability to consult with clients in small to large organizations to integrate the Lightbend stack into their development environment.
  • Release high-quality code early and often using lean and agile technical practices and processes.
  • Work with a lean-agile team(s) to develop scalable and robust Scala-based systems and web applications.
  • Take technical leadership of software development on a small team.
  • Experience with distributed systems and solving availability, scalability and consistency problems in them.
  • Skillful at interacting and working with people in a leadership role; working with a self-organized lean and agile team to mitigate key project technical risks, managing effort, and ensuring quality.
  • Dedicated to producing quality code and dedicated to best practices such as automated testing, code reviews, pair programming, test driven development, continuous integration, and continuous deployment.
  • Biased towards action on tough problems and issues.
  • An agent of change who is constantly learning and seeking better outcomes.
  • Passionate about enabling others to adopt new technologies.
  • Knowledgeable about software development.
  • Enjoys exploring new advancements and helping colleagues learn.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Professional Skill Requirements

  • Strong interest in functional programming (specifically Scala).
  • Personable and enthusiastic.
  • Ability to work as a team member in a creative, analytical, problem-solving environment.
  • Flexible with the ability to travel as required.

 You will be joining the YoppWorks product team helping to commercialize GoSpaces, our exciting new mobile application. GoSpaces encourages productive employee behaviors using gamification and translates employee decisions into financial, environmental, and wellness benefits. GoSpaces helps employees manage everyday tasks – book meetings, find a workstation, submit a service ticket, and engage with their colleagues. GoSpaces will increase collaboration, productivity and make workdays easier.

 For more information please visit: https://www.gospacesmobile.com

 Think you might be a good fit? Apply today!

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Technical Recruiter

YoppWorks is looking for a technical recruiter who is passionate about hiring the right person for the right job!!

You will be responsible for sourcing, screening and providing a shortlist of qualified candidates for various technical roles. You will also be responsible for promoting the YoppWorks brand to ensure we attract the best professionals. You will build a strong technical talent pipeline and help hire and retain skilled employees. The position is located in Ottawa, ON.

Key Responsibilities

  • Identify/screen/qualify candidates for open positions.
  • Source, screen, interview and evaluate candidates
  • Foster long-term relationships with candidates
  • Review and understand technical job requirements
  • Review applicants to verify if position requirements are met
  • Format resumes if required for presentation to clients
  • Research new technologies
  • Create detailed job descriptions
  • Follow up with candidates
  • Participate in tech conferences and meetups to network with IT professionals
  • Compose job offer letters
  • Onboard new hires
  • Promote YoppWorks’ reputation as a great place to work
  • Keep up to date with new technological trends and products
  • Build a strong technical pipeline
  • Solid understanding of HR practices and labor legislation

Basic Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a Technical Recruiter
  • Solid knowledge of sourcing techniques: social media recruiting, etc.
  • Ability to build strong relationships
  • Ability to learn technical information
  • Self-confidence and self-starter
  • Proficiency with office automation tools (MS Office, etc) for proofreading, editing and formatting
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Support strategic initiatives to build organizational capability by attracting, developing and retaining top talent, and create programs for talent retention
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced/changing environment
  • Strong analytical aptitude and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to make recommendations by using sound, independent judgment
  • Effective time management and project management skills
  • Perform administrative HR duties, including but not limited to, developing and maintaining job descriptions, processing paperwork and data entry related to YoppWorks’ programs and processes

Bonus Requirements:

  • +2 years Human Resource Generalist experience
  • Bilingual in English & French

YoppWorks is a fresh and innovative company based in Ottawa, with offices also in Toronto and Montreal. We are 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, Hortonworks, and IBM it is our mission to ensure every project engagement is a success.

Think you might be a good fit? Apply today!

APPLY NOW

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