Software Developer (Ottawa) – Versaterm

Are you self-motivated and able to learn new technologies and grasp new concepts quickly? Do you take pride in your work and have a passion for efficiently delivering high quality work?

Versaterm Inc. is looking for System Developers to join our team of highly skilled individuals responsible for building and delivering mission critical systems to Police, Fire and EMS agencies across North America.

Versaterm is an Ottawa-based software organization that has been in business for over 35 years. Versaterm has an enviable reputation of providing industry leading products in this truly mission-critical area and providing the best possible customer support 24/7. Our client community depends on us and we, in turn, depend on our team of top-notch professionals. We are currently experiencing significant growth, with increased sales and installations of our software products used by public safety agencies throughout North America and the Caribbean.

Versaterm offers:

  • a challenging and rewarding work environment
  • the ability to define your own career path and move up within the organization
  • the opportunity to help protect and save lives by providing essential tools to public safety professionals including 911 dispatchers, emergency responders, records staff, investigators, command staff, etc.
  • a competitive salary and benefits package
  • performance-based bonuses

If you are a committed and talented individual with great communication skills who welcomes the opportunity to learn new technologies and takes pride in your work, then Versaterm is for you.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • work closely with our client community to help them address real world problems
  • have meaningful input into our direction and products
  • travel to client sites across North America


  • Computer science degree or equivalent
  • Previous experience is of value however recent graduates are also welcome to apply

Desired Technical Skills

  • Knowledge of several programming languages. At least one higher level 4th generation programming language; others may include “C#”, “C++”, javascript, web languages (i.e., Perl, PHP), jQuery, CSS, etc.
  • Experience using Oracle, IBM IDS (formerly Informix), or other large scale RDBMS
  • Experience with UNIX or Linux, as well as Windows
  • Exposure to XML, XSL, JSON, Web Services and other leading edge inter-system collaboration techniques
  • Experience with reusable components, objects, WPF, Windows Forms; familiarity with XSL transformations, etc.
  • Understanding of client/server applications and experience with websocket/socket/HTTP/SSL communications
  • Exposure to map oriented spatial presentation tools and their interface to other development tools (e.g. ESRI)

Please respond to with your resume and an accompanying covering letter.

** Only resumes with appropriate covering letters will be reviewed. **

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Account Representative (Kingston) – Thermo Fisher Scientific

As a member of our Sales Team, you will manage and exceed budget in a growing and dynamic territory. The territory consists of a dynamic combination of Industrial, Pharmaceutical, Academic and Government customers in the Kingston Area

Working with a minimal amount of supervision, you will increase and maintain sales by developing working business relationships with our customers, and our vendors through highly focused selling to our existing customer base (direct sales efforts, demonstration, mini-shows, product detailing) and through continued emphasis on developing new customer opportunities. This territory is an excellent opportunity to grow sales and develop a strong customer base for a Sales individual who is committed to delivering the best value and products.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science, preferably in biology, biochemistry or chemistry; Masters of Science an asset
  • Successful sales experience is required, preferably in a laboratory environment or science field;
  • Able to work independently to achieve goals;
  • Strong organization and priority management skills; including strong computer skills
  • Ability to work from home.
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Hands on laboratory or research experience an asset

Country – State – City Canada – Kingston

Apply at

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Assistant Professors in Computer Science, Teaching Stream – University of Toronto

The Department of Mathematical and Computational Sciences at the University of Toronto Mississauga seeks two enthusiastic and innovative lecturers for two-year Contractually-Limited Term Appointments at the rank of Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream, in the field of Computer Science, beginning September 1, 2016.

We seek candidates who have a record of excellent teaching and who have strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills, as evidenced by a strong statement of teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations and letters of reference. We are seeking individuals who can teach a variety of courses, at all levels, across the discipline, engage with students in and out of the classroom, in and out of courses, be able to modify and create new curriculum for existing and new courses, will contribute extensively to the culture of the department, be available to support research and project initiatives at the undergraduate level.

Candidates are required to
1) Have a graduate degree in Computer Science.
2) Have a record of teaching excellence, this includes creating an enjoyable and educational experience for students.
3) Have taught a variety of undergraduate Computer Science courses; teaching experience in both systems and theory courses is an asset.

Preference is given to candidates who
1) Have developed curriculum for new and existing courses
2) Have experience engaging with students both in and out of a course setting, one on one and in a class setting, for example, running seminars, contests, workshops, engaging with student run initiatives.
3) Have experience contributing to departmental administration, for example, managing TAs.
4) Have experience supervising undergraduate or graduate research projects.

Responsibilities include undergraduate teaching, managing teaching assistants, developing course materials, and curriculum development. In addition, each faculty member has some responsibility for student recruitment and departmental administration. Faculty members are also encouraged to initiate and supervise undergraduate projects and engage with students.

Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of career goals and teaching philosophy, and evidence of teaching excellence (such as course evaluations or selected course materials). Applicants should arrange to have at least three letters of recommendation, of which at least two address the candidate’s teaching, sent directly by the writers. All application materials must be submitted through AcademicJobsOnline at

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Software Developer – BrainPath

Job Summary

We are looking for a Software Developer to join our growing team. We are a performance improvement, training and education solutions company. Our focus is on providing potential solutions to performance challenges faced by
companies that are looking to improve their workforce’s effectiveness while performing their required jobs, tasks and role within a larger team.

Job Description

  • Creating interactive, responsive web applications in modern front end web frameworks (e.g. AngularJS, React)
  • Implementing secure services for manipulating and delivering data to front end clients
  • Implementing content management systems for backend data storage (e.g. Drupal)
  • Write clean, testable, and maintainable code

Experience and Skills

  • Experience building responsive web and/or hybrid mobile applications in HTML5, JavaScript, CSS3
  • Demonstrated experience with modern web UI libraries and frameworks (e.g., AngularJS, Ember, BackBone, React, Famous, Semantic UI)
  • Experience with relational databases (e.g., MySQL, PostgreSQL)
  • Experience with TDD/BDD and testing frameworks (e.g., Mocha, Jasmine)

Nice to Haves

  • Experience with building modern backend applications (e.g., Node.js, Ruby on Rails, Django)
  • Experience with modern application state management architectures and libraries (e.g. Flux/Redux)
  • Experience with continuous integration services (e.g., Codeship, CircleCI)
  • Experience with deploying applications to Amazon Web Services (e.g., Elastic Beanstalk, RDS, S3, CloudFront)
  • Experience with document store databases (e.g., MongoDB, CouchBD, OrientDB)
  • Knowledge of Scrum and lean development principles

Please highlight/illustrate in your cover letter if you have a GitHub account, participate in any open source projects,
and/or have any work deployed publically. Email a cover letter, resume, and expectations to

Why Us?

We’re a lean startup and our founding team has decades of product and business experience. You are able to work independently with minimal supervision. This position will involve considerable independent work and you will be encouraged to contribute your own ideas. You will be entering our team at a ground-level opportunity to shape the direction of a new startup. An opportunity to exercise influence on building an innovative product. Flexible work schedule and location.


$35K – $49K Salary || 0.5% – 5% Equity

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Bioinformatics Research Chair Sought

Bioinformatics Research Chair

The Faculty of Health Sciences and the Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine at Queen’s University are seeking an international leader and innovator in the area of bioinformatics. This is a tenured appointment at the level of Professor.

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