Kinaxis

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Kinaxis Kanata, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 27, 2017
Full time
Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Ford, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at  www.kinaxis.com or the company’s blog at  http://blog.kinaxis.com/.   If you are looking to make a difference, enjoy challenging work, and want to contribute to next-generation world class technology, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the stability of an established company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place   Kinaxis Career Fair   We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/    Junior Analytics Developer (Permanent) Location: Ottawa, Ontario   Analytics Developers at Kinaxis create algorithms to optimize supply chains. Ever wonder how the hundreds of parts in your new smart phone come together from different suppliers all over the world? Kinaxis solves problem like that every day.   Our customers have terabytes of data that needs to be analyzed for the largest supply chains imaginable. Our algorithms move the global economy-- in seconds, not hours, or days.   It’s Big Data with an impact; Data Science on the front lines.   What You’ll Do - Support senior analytics developers in feature development and defect resolution - Investigate problems using debuggers, internal tools, and an eye for detail - Build your experience with production C++ code applied to business problems - Collaborate closely with your agile team members and other stakeholders   Technologies We Use - C++ for core development, with a little C# and R - State of the art in-memory analytics technology - Visual Studio, JIRA, Confluence, Git - Sophisticated internal testing tools to validate correctness and performance - Virtual and cloud infrastructure for development, support and testing   Things You Should Have - A love of data and algorithms, and the desire to apply them in the real world - Background in C++ or other object oriented languages - Ability to soak up knowledge and improve your skillset every day - The commitment to help every member of your team perform better - Post-secondary degree in Computer Science, Math, Engineering or Science Things That Would Definitely Help - Knowledge of basic computer science data structures and algorithms - Co-op, intern or full time experience as a software developer - Experience using agile processes (Scrum, Kanban etc.)   If you want to be part a team that supports you, motivates you, improves constantly, and makes a difference, let’s talk.   Kinaxis invites candidates to apply to its welcoming community and to self-identify the need for accommodation. If you require this job posting in an accessible version please contact Human Resources at   hr@Kinaxis.com ”
Kinaxis Kanata, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 27, 2017
Full time
Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on-demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Sikorsky, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at www.kinaxis.com or the company’s blog at http://blog.kinaxis.com/.   Our world-class product comes in two flavours – a responsive web application built with the latest technologies and a powerful and sophisticated Java application.  It runs on laptops, tablets and phones.   If you’re looking to make a difference, enjoy challenging work, and want to contribute to next-generation features of world class technology, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the stability of an established company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place to work. Our success and growth means we are expanding.   Kinaxis Career Fair   We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/    We are currently looking for:   Intermediate or Senior Web and Mobile Developer Location: Ottawa, Ontario   What You’ll Do You’ll be working in our development team to - Architect and develop powerful new features (like enhancing collaboration between our users, visualizing complex data and relationships) - Ensure ever-increasing quality through enhanced testability and automation - Enhance the robustness, performance and scalability of our product - Help select from the latest technologies and techniques and apply them to development environment to evolve our product and keep our code and practices current - Grow the skills of our team by sharing your considerable knowledge, skills and experience - Solve problems.This can include customer problems (i.e. code defects), process problems, development environment problems, etc. - Participate in envisioning the future of our software and development process and articulating the steps to achieve it - Drive the evolution of planning to continuously deliver powerful, beautiful and high-quality software   Key Functions: - Develop stunning user interfaces and powerful features - Ensure high code quality through techniques like test-driven development and automated tests - Work closely and collaboratively with our development team and with our User Experience, Product Verification and DevOps teams to deliver product - Participate in Agile/Scrum processes and ceremonies   Required Skills: - Post-secondary degree in Computer Science or similar - 5+ years of experience in software development - Proven experience with Mobile, Web or hybrid application development - Outstanding skills with HTML5, JavaScript, CSS3 - Experience learning and applying at least two JavaScript frameworks - Working knowledge of Java and/or C# - HTTP, SOAP, AJAX and REST web services - Full-stack development experience - Solid knowledge of object oriented programming, design patterns, refactoring strategies - Outstanding problem-solving and analytical skills - Excellent verbal and communication skills - Excellent team-work and collaboration skills - Strong self-learning skills - Strong ability to share knowledge and mentor more junior developers - Self-starter with strong initiative and results orientation - Proven record of staying abreast of the latest web and mobile technologies - A sense of fun and the willingness to laugh often!   Highly Desired Skills and Knowledge: - Strong user interface design, layout and implementation skills.An eye for excellence in user interfaces - Knowledge of libraries such as Angular / AngularJS, React, RxJS, D3 - Familiarity with Angular Material Design - Knowledge of TypeScript and Sass - Strong experience with automated test frameworks (e.g. NUnit, VSTest, JUnit, Jasmine) - Familiarity with NodeJS / NPM - Strong knowledge of Git - Broad knowledge of the latest user interface technologies - Knowledge of code coverage measurement tools   If you’re looking to do your best work, join a talented team and work on an innovative product, this is the right opportunity for you! Kinaxis invites candidates to apply to its welcoming community and to self-identify the need for accommodation. If you require this job posting in an accessible version please contact Human Resources at   hr@Kinaxis.com ”
Kinaxis Kanata, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 27, 2017
Full time
Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Ford, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at www.kinaxis.com or the company’s blog at  http://blog.kinaxis.com/ . If you are looking to make a difference, enjoy challenging work, and want to contribute to next-generation world class technology, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the stability of a mature company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place to work. Our success and growth means we are expanding.   Kinaxis Career Fair   We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/    We are currently looking for:   Junior Web Mobile Developer   What You’ll Do - Develop powerful new features (like enhancing collaboration between our users, visualizing complex data and relationships) - Ensure ever-increasing quality through enhanced testability and automation - Enhance the robustness, performance and scalability of our product - Work towards resolution of customer problems (i.e. code defects), process problems, development environment problems, etc. - Continuously learn.  Your love of software technology will drive your endless curiosity and learning from both your teammates and your own investigations.   Key Functions: - Develop stunning user interfaces and powerful features - Ensure high code quality through techniques like test-driven development and automated tests - Work closely and collaboratively with our development team and with our User Experience, Product Verification and  DevOps teams to deliver product - Participate in Agile/Scrum processes and ceremonies   Required Skills: - A completed post-secondary degree in Computer Science or similar with a focus on software development. - At least one year of software development experience in an enterprise environment (coop experience will be considered). - Working knowledge of Web application development - Working knowledge of HTML5, JavaScript, CSS3 - Working knowledge learning and applying at least one JavaScript framework e.g. AngularJS - Solid understanding of Java / C# and applying OO concepts and design patterns. - Experience SOAP and/or REST web services - Demonstrated full-stack development experience - Outstanding verbal and communication skills - Excellent team-work and collaboration skills - Strong self-learning skills - Self-starter with strong initiative and results orientation - A sense of fun and the willingness to laugh often!   Highly Desired Skills and Knowledge: - Strong user interface design, layout and implementation skills. An eye for excellence in user interfaces - Knowledge of libraries such as Angular / AngularJS, React, RxJS, D3 - Familiarity with Angular Material Design - Knowledge of TypeScript and Sass - Strong experience with automated test frameworks (e.g. NUnit, VSTest, JUnit, Jasmine) - Familiarity with NodeJS / NPM - Strong knowledge of Git - Knowledge of code coverage measurement tools   If you want to be part a team that supports you, motivates you, improves constantly, and makes a difference, let’s talk.   Kinaxis invites candidates to apply to its welcoming community and to self-identify the need for accommodation. If you require this job posting in an accessible version please contact Human Resources at hr@Kinaxis.com
Kinaxis Kanata, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 27, 2017
Full time
Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Ford, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at www.kinaxis.com or the company’s blog at http://blog.kinaxis.com/ .   If you are looking to make a difference, enjoy challenging work, and want to contribute to next-generation world class technology, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the stability of an established company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place to work. Our success and growth means we are expanding.   Kinaxis Career Fair   We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/    We are currently looking for:   Junior Data Server  Location: Ottawa, Ontario   The Data Server team puts the Rapid into RapidResponse®. This is especially relevant in today’s world of big data. But ever-increasing volumes of data involve more than just size. Speed is an equally important aspect of big data – the speed at which data is generated, selected, stored, and retrieved. The Query Engine is responsible for selecting and moving that data to where it can be visualized, analyzed, and updated in RapidResponse. Effectively harnessing today’s multi-core CPUs is a key aspect of delivering scalable, high-performance query results.   So we continue to improve the proprietary in-memory database and query engine – fast, efficient, able to handle large amounts of data, and optimized to outperform numerous ERP systems on the market.   These are exciting times for our team as we are working on the next generation architecture for the Data Server, and we are growing our team to achieve our goals faster.   What you’ll do - Shape features of the next generation architecture for greater scalability - Balance complexity, execution time, and memory footprint to deliver performant solutions - Design algorithms and data structures that minimize memory footprint and perform efficiently - Enable smooth continuous operations of the Data Server in a multi-threading environment - Advance your knowledge and application of C++  to optimize the code to achieve the above goals - Collaborate closely with your Agile team members and other Stakeholders   Technologies We Use - C++ for core development - C# for some infrastructure and testing - Visual Studio, JIRA, Confluence, Git - Sophisticated internal testing and automation tools to validate correctness and performance - Virtual and cloud infrastructure for development, support and testing - Ridiculously powerful workstations for development (quad-core, 64GB RAM, SSDs, dual monitors)   Things You Should Have - Experience writing efficient C++ for optimal memory/CPU usage - Experience working in multi-threaded environment on Windows - Ability to create and communicate high level designs, then implement them with attention to details - Understanding of what’s going on “behind the scenes” at the RAM and system level for algorithms you write - Drive to find best solutions – via innovation, collaboration, and/or use of existing proven to work frameworks/ algorithms/patterns - Good communication and teaming skills - A desire for your work to make a difference in the world   Things That Would Definitely Help - Experience using C++ STL containers and algorithms - Experience with Design Patterns - Background in, or understanding of, supply chain management   If you are looking for an opportunity to make a real difference, work in a very positive collaborative environment, and be part of our success – let’s talk.   Kinaxis invites candidates to apply to its welcoming community and to self-identify the need for accommodation. If you require this job posting in an accessible version please contact Human Resources at   hr@Kinaxis.com ”
Kinaxis Kanata, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 27, 2017
Full time
  Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Samsung, Ford, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at  www.kinaxis.com or the company’s blog at  http://blog.kinaxis.com/.   If you’re looking to make a difference, love teamwork, enjoy a good challenge, and have a passion for software security, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the maturity of an established company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place to work. Our success and growth means we are expanding.   We are currently looking for: Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Ford, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at  www.kinaxis.com or the company’s blog at  http://blog.kinaxis.com/.   If you’re looking to make a difference, love teamwork, enjoy a good challenge, and have a passion for software security, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the maturity of an established company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place to work. Our success and growth means we are expanding.   Kinaxis Career Fair   We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/    We are currently looking for:   Product Security Architect Location: Ottawa, Ontario   What You’ll Do Kinaxis is looking for a Product Security Architect to keep our product secure in the presence of ever-more sophisticated threats.   You’ll be working with all of our development teams to - Assess vulnerability risk and develop mitigation strategies using industry best practices - Participate in system and component design reviews to identify potential security issues - Review and audit architecture and code for software vulnerabilities - Provide a security perspective on evaluating and selecting new technologies - Perform some penetration testing as needed (generally as part of audits) - Design and implement test strategies for security-sensitive or high-risk code  - Use Kinaxis’ security policy to assess newly-discovered vulnerabilities and develop mitigation plans - Keep up-to-date with the software security industry and monitor/communicate emerging threats - Develop, promote and teach good security practices to the development teams - Participate in envisioning the future of our security strategy and articulating the steps to achieve it   If you’re looking to do your best work, join a talented team and work on an innovative product, this is the right opportunity for you!   Required Skills: - Post-secondary degree in Computer Science or similar - 7+ years of experience in software development - Relevant professional experience with product security - Proven record of pragmatically remediating software vulnerabilities - In-depth knowledge of software security and best practices (e.g. OWASP and SDL) - Proven record of staying abreast of the latest security trends, threats and approaches - Knowledge and practical experience performing threat modeling on existing and emerging architecture - Ability to use and automate static and runtime security analysis tools  - Practical experience with Web and Cloud security - Working knowledge of C# and .NET, front end web development, server development in C++ and Java - Software architecture and full-stack development experience - Outstanding problem-solving and analytical skills - Ability to get to the root of a problem and understand its full impact - Excellent verbal and communication skills - Excellent team-work and collaboration skills - Strong self-learning skills - Strong ability to share knowledge - Self-starter with strong initiative and a focus on delivering results - A sense of fun and the willingness to laugh often!   Highly Desired Skills and Knowledge: - Relevant ISC2/GIAC industry certification such as CISSP, CSSLP, or GSE - Previous experience with cloud software and web services - Experience with Scrum/Agile methodologies - Demonstrated skill as a technical leader   Kinaxis invites candidates to apply to its welcoming community and to self-identify the need for accommodation. If you require this job posting in an accessible version please contact Human Resources at   hr@Kinaxis.com ”
Kinaxis Kanata, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 27, 2017
Full time
  Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Ford, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at    www.kinaxis.com   or the company’s blog at    http://blog.kinaxis.com/ .   If you are looking to make a difference, enjoy challenging work, and want to contribute to next-generation world class technology, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the stability of an established company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up,   Kinaxis is a GREAT place   Kinaxis Career Fair   We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/  Machine LearningDeveloper Location: Ottawa, Ontario   Machine Learning developers at Kinaxis bring together the world of research with real world data. Ever wonder how the hundreds of parts in your new smart phone come together from different suppliers all over the world? Kinaxis solves problem like that every day.   Our customers have terabytes of data that needs to be analyzed for the largest supply chains imaginable. Our algorithms move the global economy-- in seconds, not hours, or days.   It’s Big Data with an impact; Data Science on the front lines.   What You’ll Do - Apply machine learning algorithms to develop intelligent supply chains - Collaborate closely with your agile team members and other stakeholders - Transform research problems into real world business solutions - Shape the future direction of Kinaxis as we revolutionize supply chains with machine learning Technologies We Use - Python, R and other data science oriented languages - Web services - Cloud computing platforms   Things You Should Have - 4+ years’ experience in applying machine learning with non-trivial data sets - The commitment to help every member of your team perform better - Post-secondary degree in Computer Science (or related) Things That Would Definitely Help - Academic training in machine learning algorithms and theory - Experience with ML platforms and languages including Spark ML, Hadoop, AWS or Azure Machine Learning, scikit-learn, Pandas, R, SQL - Background in, or understanding of, supply chain management   If you want to be part a team that supports you, motivates you, improves constantly, and makes a difference, let’s talk.   Kinaxis invites candidates to apply to its welcoming community and to self-identify the need for accommodation. If you require this job posting in an accessible version please contact Human Resources at   hr@Kinaxis.com ”
Kinaxis Kanata, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 27, 2017
Full time
Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Ford, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at  www.kinaxis.com or the company’s blog at  http://blog.kinaxis.com/.   If you’re looking to make a difference, love teamwork, enjoy a good challenge, and have a passion for software security, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the maturity of an established company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place to work. Our success and growth means we are expanding.   Kinaxis Career Fair   We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/    We are currently looking for:   Product Security Developer Location: Ottawa, Ontario   What You’ll Do - Kinaxis is looking for a Product Security Developer to keep our product secure in the presence of ever-more sophisticated threats.   - You’ll be working with all our development teams to - Assess vulnerability risk and develop mitigation strategies using industry best practices - Participate in system and component design reviews to identify potential security issues - Provide a security perspective on evaluating and selecting new technologies - Perform some security penetration testing as needed - Implement static code scans and remediation practices using best-suited industry tools - Implement run-time product scans and remediation practices using appropriate tools - Design and implement test strategies for security-sensitive or high risk code - Keep up-to-date with the software security industry and monitor/communicate emerging threats - Develop, promote and teach good security practices to the development teams - If you’re looking to do your best work, join a talented team and work on an innovative product, this is the right opportunity for you!   Required Skills: - Post-secondary degree in Computer Science or similar - 4+ years of experience in software development - In-depth knowledge of software security and best practices (e.g. OWASP and SDL) - Proven record of staying abreast of the latest security trends, threats and approaches - Knowledge and practical experience using automation with one or more static and runtime security analysis tools - Proven record of pragmatically remediating software vulnerabilities - Practical experience with Web and Cloud security - Working knowledge of C# and .NET, front end web development, server development in C++ and Java  - Outstanding problem-solving and analytical skills - Ability to get to the root of a problem and understand its full impact - Excellent verbal and communication skills - Excellent team-work and collaboration skills - Strong self-learning skills - Strong ability to share knowledge - Self-starter with strong initiative and a focus on delivering results - A sense of fun and the willingness to laugh often!   Highly Desired Skills and Knowledge: - Relevant ISC2/GIAC industry certification such as CISSP, CSSLP or GSE - Previous experience with cloud software and web services - Experience with Scrum/Agile methodologies - Demonstrated skill as a technical leader   Kinaxis invites candidates to apply to its welcoming community and to self-identify the need for accommodation. If you require this job posting in an accessible version please contact Human Resources at   hr@Kinaxis.com ”
Kinaxis Kanata, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 26, 2017
Full time
Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Sikorsky, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at www.kinaxis.com or the company’s blog at http://blog.kinaxis.com/. If you are looking to make a difference, enjoy challenging work, and want to contribute to next-generation features of world class technology, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the stability of an established company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place to work. Our success and growth means we are expanding.   Kinaxis Career Fair   We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/    We are currently looking for:   Performance Analyst    What You’ll Do - Translate business use cases into performance evaluation strategies and tests - Lead and coordinate performance evaluation activities (from test execution to results analysis and reporting) - Work with R&D staff to analyze and interpret performance and scalability results on standard product - Work with Professional Service staff to ensure the solutions are scaling and performing in accordance with our standards - Work with IT and Operations staff to evaluate new hardware configurations from performance perspective Involved in analysis and trend-spotting of “big data” sets generated by our software frameworks   Things You Should Have - Experience in software performance evaluation role  - Experience with software monitoring such as perfmon, jmx, jstat or database performance monitoring is key to this role - Experience using programming language such as java, C++ or scripting such as PERL, python or powershell (2+ years) - Experience using automation tools/frameworks such as JMeter, Selenium, Junit or other (2+ years) - Ability to challenge or provide technical input during dev and test development - Ability to analyze large volumes of raw data and present meaningful results - Must be able to function in a highly collaborative environment, as well as an individual contributor - Strong written and verbal communications skills - A university degree in computer science or software engineering If you want to be part a team that challenges you, moves fast, improves constantly, and makes a difference, let’s talk.
Kinaxis
Sep 26, 2017
Full time
Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Ford, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at www.kinaxis.com or the company’s blog at http://blog.kinaxis.com/.   If you are looking to make a difference, enjoy challenging work, and want to contribute to next-generation world class technology, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the stability of an established company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place to work. Our success and growth means we are expanding. We are currently looking for:   Kinaxis Career Fair   We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/    QUALITY ASSURANCE SPECIALIST – ANALYTICS Location: Ottawa, Ontario   As a member of our Analytics team, you will focus your skills and experience on designing, developing, performing and documenting complex test procedures for the analytics engine of our RapidResponse™ product. The analytics team is a dynamic environment where you will succeed through quick learning and ability to undertake a variety of simultaneous tasks. Your passion for quality and detail will enable you to consistently deliver thorough results within a framework of tight deadlines and changing priorities. Your analytical skills will be highly utilized to uncover the root causes of issues.  Exposure to a manufacturing/fulfillment/BI/Workforce Management/financial environment would provide you the necessary background to succeed in this position.   What You’ll Do - Contribute to a variety of complex test activities throughout the feature development lifecycle. - Contribute to testing Use Cases / Business Processes in a Manufacturing environment - Review product specification and requirements. - Create test plan/strategies for new Analytics functionality. - Identify the appropriate approach/framework and implement automated test suites. - Maintain automated regression test frameworks for the Analytics engine for current and previous supported releases. - Provide support and maintenance for previous product releases. - Analyze test differences and investigate root causes.   Things You Should Have - A degree in computer science / mathematics with at least 1-3 years of experience in a software development or test position. - Exposure to manufacturing/fulfillment/BI/Workforce Management/financial business requirements/practices is a definite asset. - Strong analytical skills. - Programming techniques/languages (OO, C++, C#,.NET, Java) experience - Proficiency in automated testing using a variety of techniques like NUnit or JUnit would be a definite asset. - The ability to ‘think outside the box’ is crucial in this fast paced environment. - Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills. - Adaptable and flexible to changing priorities. - Self-starter with strong initiative and results orientation.   Kinaxis invites candidates to apply to its welcoming community and to self-identify the need for accommodation. If you require this job posting in an accessible version please contact Human Resources at   hr@Kinaxis.com ”
Kinaxis Kanata, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 26, 2017
Full time
Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Ford, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at www.kinaxis.com or the company’s blog at http://blog.kinaxis.com/.   If you are looking to make a difference, enjoy challenging work, and want to contribute to next-generation world class technology, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the stability of an established company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place to work. Our success and growth means we are expanding.   Kinaxis Career Fair   We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/  We are currently looking for:     Quality Assurance Specialist – Supply Chain Analyst   As a member of our QA team, you will focus your skills and experience on designing and developing automated test procedures for our RapidResponse™ product. This position focuses on testing the resources (dashboards, widgets, workbooks, worksheets, etc.) included with our RapidResponse™ application, in the context of defined business processes.   You are at ease working in a dynamic environment where quick learning and your ability to undertake a variety of simultaneous tasks are crucial to your success. Your passion for quality and affinity for detail allow you to consistently deliver thorough results within a framework of tight deadlines and changing priorities.   What You’ll Do: - Work closely with application resource developers to review and understand business processes addressed by  RapidResponse™ and their corresponding resources. - Translate application resources into test cases based on end-to-end business processes. - Review product specification and requirements. - Create test plan/strategies for new Supply Chain functionalities. - Plan and implement new automated tests, primarily in VSUnit using C#. - Contribute to a variety of test activities throughout the feature development lifecycle, including maintaining test environments, executing performance tests, participating in system test activities, etc.   Things You Should Have - A degree in computer science or a related discipline. - At least two years of business applications development or test experience in a supply chain or manufacturing environment. - Proficiency in programming techniques/languages, including C# or Java. - Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills. - Self-starter with strong initiative and results orientation. - Adaptable and flexible to changing priorities. - The ability to ‘think outside the box’ is crucial in this fast paced environment.   Kinaxis invites candidates to apply to its welcoming community and to self-identify the need for accommodation. If you require this job posting in an accessible version please contact Human Resources at   hr@Kinaxis.com
Kinaxis Kanata, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 26, 2017
Full time
Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Ford, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at www.kinaxis.com or the company’s blog at http://blog.kinaxis.com/. If you are looking to make a difference, enjoy challenging work, and want to contribute to next-generation world class technology, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the stability of an established company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place to work. Our success and growth means we are expanding.   Kinaxis Career Fair   We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/    We are currently looking for:   Agile Coach (6 month contract) Location: Ottawa, Ontario   Team Description: Product development at Kinaxis is creator of RapidResponse product. RapidResponse is revolutionizing the way companies manage their global supply chains. Product development team is responsible to provide value to customers as early and as often as possible.   What You’ll Do Be able to embed yourself full time so that you can influence more than one team at a time. Instrumental for organizational transformation and - Enable high performing team (s) - Help people feel empowered - Create container in which individuals and teams can succeed - Nurture team independence - Be a facilitator - Work with organizational leaders to remove impediments and improve team's velocity - Act as a Scrum Master or Agile coach - Run Kanban / Scrum Ceremonies - Help with Continuous improvement of Agile practices on team (s) - Provide situational leadership  - Serve the team and protect them from interruptions   Things You Should Have - Ability to do training classes for Agile practices as part of your toolkit - Have experience coaching other organizations similar to Kinaxis - Things That Would Definitely Help - Member of Scrum Alliance and other Agile groups - Certifications such as CST (Certified Scrum Trainer), CSC (Certified Scrum Coach) - Technical experience in technology stack such as Java, C, C++, .Net   If you want to be part a team that challenges you, moves fast, improves constantly, and makes a difference, let’s talk.
Kinaxis Kanata, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 26, 2017
Full time
Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Ford, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at www.kinaxis.com or the company’s blog at  http://blog.kinaxis.com/ . If you are looking to make a difference, enjoy challenging work, and want to contribute to next-generation world class technology, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the stability of a mature company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place to work. Our success and growth means we are expanding.   Kinaxis Career Fair   We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/    We are currently looking for:   Analytics Developer C++ Location: Ottawa, Ontario   Analytics Developers at Kinaxis create algorithms to optimize supply chains. Ever wonder how the hundreds of parts in your new smart phone come together from different suppliers all over the world? Kinaxis solves problem like that every day.   Our customers have terabytes of data that needs to be analyzed for the largest supply chains imaginable. Our algorithms move the global economy-- in seconds, not hours, or days.   It’s Big Data with an impact; Data Science on the front lines.   Our team is based out of our head office in Ottawa but we will consider candidates located anywhere within Canada. We offer relocation assistance or a possibility of working remotely.    What You’ll Do - Design algorithms to solve business problems - Balance complexity, execution time and memory footprint to deliver performant solutions - Collaborate closely with your agile team members and other stakeholders - Connect with our global consulting team to solve customer issues and gather new requirements - Shape the future direction of Kinaxis as we move into new markets   Technologies We Use - C++ for core development, with a little C# and R - State of the art in-memory analytics technology - Visual Studio, JIRA, Confluence, Git - Sophisticated internal testing tools to validate correctness and performance - Virtual and cloud infrastructure for development, support and testing   Things You Should Have - A love of data and algorithms, and the desire to apply them in the real world - Solid background in C++,  including object oriented design - Ability to design high performance code that does in seconds what others do in hours - The commitment to help every member of your team perform better - Post-secondary degree in Computer Science (or related)   ​ - Experience in: - Analytics or iterative algorithms - Optimization algorithms or statistical packages - Background in, or understanding of, supply chain management   If you want to be part a team that supports you, motivates you, improves constantly, and makes a difference, let’s talk.   Kinaxis invites candidates to apply to its welcoming community and to self-identify the need for accommodation. If you require this job posting in an accessible version please contact Human Resources at   hr@Kinaxis.com ”
Kinaxis Kanata, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 26, 2017
Full time
Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Ford, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at  www.kinaxis.com or the company’s blog at http://blog.kinaxis.com/ .   If you are looking to make a difference, enjoy challenging work, and want to contribute to next-generation world class technology, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the stability of an established company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place to work. Our success and growth means we are expanding.   Kinaxis Career Fair   We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/    We are currently looking for:   Data Server Developer Location: Ottawa, Ontario   The Data Server team puts the Rapid into RapidResponse®. This is especially relevant in today’s world of big data. But ever-increasing volumes of data involve more than just size. Speed is an equally important aspect of big data – the speed at which data is generated, selected, stored, and retrieved. The Query Engine is responsible for selecting and moving that data to where it can be visualized, analyzed, and updated in RapidResponse. Effectively harnessing today’s multi-core CPUs is a key aspect of delivering scalable, high-performance query results.   So we continue to improve the proprietary in-memory database and query engine – fast, efficient, able to handle large amounts of data, and optimized to outperform numerous ERP systems on the market.   These are exciting times for our team as we are working on the next generation architecture for the Data Server, and we are growing our team to achieve our goals faster.   Our team is based out of our head office in Ottawa but we will consider candidates located anywhere within Canada. We offer relocation assistance or a possibility of working remotely.    What you’ll do - Shape features of the next generation architecture for greater scalability - Balance complexity, execution time, and memory footprint to deliver performant solutions - Design algorithms and data structures that minimize memory footprint and perform efficiently - Enable smooth continuous operations of the Data Server in a multi-threading environment - Advance your knowledge and application of C++  to optimize the code to achieve the above goals - Collaborate closely with your Agile team members and other Stakeholders   Technologies We Use - C++ for core development - C# for some infrastructure and testing - Visual Studio, JIRA, Confluence, Git - Sophisticated internal testing and automation tools to validate correctness and performance - Virtual and cloud infrastructure for development, support and testing - Ridiculously powerful workstations for development (quad-core, 64GB RAM, SSDs, dual monitors)   Things You Should Have - Experience writing efficient C++ for optimal memory/CPU usage - Experience working in multi-threaded environment on Windows - Ability to create and communicate high level designs, then implement them with attention to details - Understanding of what’s going on “behind the scenes” at the RAM and system level for algorithms you write - Drive to find best solutions – via innovation, collaboration, and/or use of existing proven to work frameworks/ algorithms/patterns - Good communication and teaming skills - A desire for your work to make a difference in the world   Things That Would Definitely Help - Experience using C++ STL containers and algorithms - Experience with Design Patterns - Background in, or understanding of, supply chain management   If you are looking for an opportunity to make a real difference, work in a very positive collaborative environment, and be part of our success – let’s talk.   Kinaxis invites candidates to apply to its welcoming community and to self-identify the need for accommodation. If you require this job posting in an accessible version please contact Human Resources at   hr@Kinaxis.com ”  
Kinaxis Kanata
Sep 25, 2017
Full time
Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Ford, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at  www.kinaxis.com  or the company’s blog at  http://blog.kinaxis.com/ .   Kinaxis Career Fair   We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/    If you are looking to make a difference, enjoy challenging work, and want to contribute to next-generation world class technology, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the stability of an established company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place to work. Our success and growth means we are expanding. We are currently looking for:   Technical Lead, Business Systems   Reporting to Director Enterprise Business Systems, Hands-on Technical Lead would lead the technical aspect of the projects including system and data integrations. Technical lead would work closely with Business Analyst and other members in the team to understand the business requirements and provide technical solutions. Technical lead would also mentor and manage Jr Programmer Analyst in the team and help create redundancy in the technical areas of mission critical systems.   What You’ll Do Design, develop, modify and maintain applications and web sites using various programming languages. Create and support integrations between a various systems Configure and customize business system applications. Maintain reports in Crystal Reports Provide support to Kinaxis users on the systems supported by Business Systems org. Proactively monitor and diagnose any potential performance and other issues on on-prem business systems. Participate in change control processes and perform after hour system maintenance. Provide estimates on technical projects and engage external contractor as and when required. Work with and manage external technical contractor and treat them as an extended project team. Provide support for mission critical systems during afterhours via P1 roaster process.   Technologies We Use Web Development: ASP.NET (Webforms and MVC), HTML5, CSS/LESS/Sass, JavaScript (jQuery), IIS, EPiServer, WordPress, SEO, Google Analytics/Tag Manager Web Service Development: Windows Communication Foundation (WCF), ASP.NET Web API, SOAP, REST Programming Languages: C#, Apex, PHP, Database Development: Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL   Things You Should Have Bachelor’s degree in Computer science or related field Demonstrated capabilities of using enterprise development tools such as Visual Studio. Experience in designing, developing and deploying web applications, web services and desktop applications. Ability to extend systems and services by developing plugins and integrations. Possess strong understanding of current web technologies and frameworks. Ability to apply development standards throughout each programming language. Proven usage of SVN. Experience in database design and data analysis using Microsoft SQL Server. Extensive experience maintaining and supporting various business systems and services. Experience with incident and change management. Proven analytical skills to problem-solve complex issues. Strong team working skills and ability to work within a multi-discipline environment Experience in business systems like Salesforce.com, Eloqua, Jive, Jira, Confluence 10 years of progressive experience in analysis, design, programming, and managing projects.   Things That Would Definitely Help Data integration Web services Salesforce Apex Web applications Database Reporting Supporting SaaS and custom applications   If you want to be part a team that challenges you, moves fast, improves constantly, and makes a difference, let’s talk.
Kinaxis
Sep 25, 2017
Full time
Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Ford, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at www.kinaxis.com or the company’s blog at http://blog.kinaxis.com/. If you are looking to make a difference, enjoy challenging work, and want to contribute to next-generation world class technology, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the stability of an established company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place to work. Our success and growth means we are expanding. Kinaxis Career Fair We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/  Financial Accountant Reporting to the Controller, this role is responsible for assisting with the month end close at the corporate level. This role will also be responsible for supporting payroll by providing ongoing support and backup, in addition to the overall management of all bonus plans. What You'll Do: Record month end transactions in the general ledger, and assist with month end processes Enter transactions in the general ledger related to inter-company transfer pricing, and tax accrual journal entries Prepare monthly accounts payable related accrual entries Manage the overall bonus plans for the payout calculations and monthly accruals Provide backup for Financial Accountant and Payroll Specialist Other ad-hoc duties as required Recommend and implement process improvements where identified Things You Should Have: 3-5 years general accounting and payroll experience Experience in general accounting and month end close procedures for a global organization Proficient in Excel Excellent communication skills and team player Able to manage multiple and ever changing priorities Experience with NetSuite and ADP considered an asset   “Kinaxis invites candidates to apply to its welcoming community and to self-identify the need for accommodation. If you require this job posting in an accessible version please contact Human Resources at  hr@Kinaxis.com ”
Kinaxis Kanata, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 25, 2017
Full time
Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Ford, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at  www.kinaxis.com  or the company’s blog at  http://blog.kinaxis.com/ .   Kinaxis Career Fair   We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/  If you are looking to make a difference, enjoy challenging work, and want to contribute to next-generation world class technology, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the stability of an established company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place to work. Our success and growth means we are expanding. We are currently looking for:   Service Operations Analyst – Technical Support   As a member of our Service Operations team, you will provide responsive technical support to our customers and perform a range of service operations activities to resolve product or service issues. You won’t shy away from digging in on technical problems and find satisfaction in solving issues and root cause identification. Due to the growing demands of our customers, we are looking to hire someone to initially work either our 5:30am EST or 11:00am EST premium shifts.   What You’ll Do   - Working with consultants, hosting partner representatives, and customer IT Specialists to provision, set up, test, and deploy customer environments. - Monitoring hardware/software components of our on-demand service. Resolving problems in a timely manner while ensuring customers are kept informed of progress. - Ensuring that all aspects of our customers' Service Level Agreements and Support Agreements are fully met. - Performing daily application administration functions for our on-demand hosted customers and on premise remote-administration customers. - Responding to customers' queries by determining the nature and likely causes of customer problems, recommending corrective action or guiding the customer through the necessary steps to a resolution. - Following up with customers to ensure problems were resolved and/or recommending further action to ensure non-recurrence. - Develop and present proactive system health reports - Providing liaison and coordination activities with other departments to respond to or resolve urgent or complex customer/service problems and inquiries. - Participate in on-call duties rotation, after hours environment maintenances   Things You Should Have   - Post-secondary diploma or degree in a related discipline. - Solid working knowledge of the Windows environments, IIS, and experience with web-based applications. - A customer service orientation is required. - Experience with Manufacturing and Inventory management considered a valuable asset. - Working knowledge of relational database and query writing considered a valuable asset. - Experience with monitoring and responding to issues with transactional data flows considered a valuable asset. - Knowledge of relevant case tracking applications - Strong research and troubleshooting skills are required. - Excellent written and verbal communication skills. - Experience in a customer-facing technical support position is considered a valuable asset. - Willingness to work pager support coverage rotated across the team. - Ability to obtain a Controlled Goods Registration Program (CGRP) clearance.     If you want to be part a team that challenges you, moves fast, improves constantly, and makes a difference, let’s talk.   “Kinaxis invites candidates to apply to its welcoming community and to self-identify the need for accommodation. If you require this job posting in an accessible version please contact Human Resources at  hr@Kinaxis.com ”
Kinaxis Kanata, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 25, 2017
Full time
Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Sikorsky, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at www.kinaxis.com or the company’s blog at http://blog.kinaxis.com/.   If you are looking to make a difference, enjoy challenging work, and want to contribute to next-generation features of world class technology, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the stability of an established company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place to work. Our success and growth means we are expanding. We are currently looking for: Kinaxis Career Fair   We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/    SaaS Performance Analyst Team Description:   As a member of our SaaS operations team, you will help drive our future technology roadmap for our SaaS offerings. The successful candidate should have the ability to analyze and determine if the IT Infrastructure resources of the organization are sufficient to meet the business goals. The SaaS Performance Analyst will work closely with SaaS Architecture and Operations teams in analyzing current and future needs, to ensure availability of systems, and to make recommendations to senior management based on findings. This position will also require the candidate to independently research new technologies or ways to help our teams measure and report on our SaaS platforms as they evolve.   The successful candidate should enjoy researching technical problems, working with other teams and see problems from a customer’s point of view.  The candidate should also be capable of analyzing the costs and benefits of various technology solutions in place today, and be adventurous in finding new methods of analyzing or researching data. Your role will also focus on assuring the reliability, availability and capacity of all SaaS environments.   What You’ll Do - Develop and publish performance and capacity metrics for new and existing services. - Work with SaaS Architecture and Operations teams to ensure current technologies are up to supportable standards and within the appropriate SLAs. - Provide clear, unified visibility into customer performance and availability metrics. - Analyze the performance of complex software solutions with the use of various system or application tools. - Develop processes and solutions necessary for the aggregation and reporting of data from multiple sources. - Assist with developing, implementing and supporting application performance monitoring solutions for Kinaxis’ SaaS environments and services. - Conduct analysis, forecasting of various infrastructure systems to understand usage trends, and based on discovery; assist Senior Management in budget planning. - Work in close collaboration with Kinaxis’ R&D and Product Management groups to measure and report on customer utilization or availability trends and metrics. - Educate internal and external customers by creating documentation to help users better understand how SaaS services are performing.   Things You Should Have - BS or BA in Computer Science, Information Systems, or demonstrated equivalent experience. - Minimum 5 years experience in using and maintaining Microsoft Windows and RedHat/CentOS Linux Operating Systems. - Experience with scripting technologies (PowerShell, Bash, etc.), and understanding Infrastructure as Code - Experience and familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect web applications to back-end services - Experience with monitoring and reporting tools and best practices (elasticsearch/kibana, InfluxDB/grafana); - Knowledge of cloud IaaS technologies (e.g. AWS/Azure). - Knowledge of modern SaaS technologies, and they operate and relate to all components to the SaaS infrastructure.  (Networking, Storage, Compute) - Must have proven ability to realign technical priorities rapidly to meet evolving business requirements - Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements - Ability to communicate complex, technical concepts to executive staff, business sponsors and technical resources in clear concise language - Demonstrate ability in staying abreast of technical developments in the industry and aligning them with strategic business goals. - Scrum/Agile methodologies - Must adhere to all security and confidentiality requests for this position - Must have strong presentation and written communication skills.   Things That Would Definitely Help - Experience with big data platforms such as Spark, Hadoop is an asset - Experience operating within the ITIL framework, Certification is an asset - Minimum 10 years of experience in IT related roles, experience with SaaS organizations is an asset.   If you want to be part a team that challenges you, moves fast, improves constantly, and makes a difference, let’s talk.
Kinaxis Kanata, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Sep 25, 2017
Full time
Kinaxis® is a leading edge software company located in Ottawa, Canada. Our RapidResponse® on demand software enables manufacturers and brand owners to drive supply chain management (SCM) and sales and operations planning (S&OP) from a single system. Some of our preeminent customers include Cisco, Ford, Qualcomm, and Alcatel-Lucent to name just a few. For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at www.kinaxis.com or the company’s blog at http://blog.kinaxis.com/.   Kinaxis Career Fair   We are having our annual Kinaxis Career Fair on September 28th! We are taking a different spin on the traditional (read: boring) career fair and we will have a DJ and an open bar, so we are mixing a cocktail party with a career fair.  And we can't wait to meet you! http://www.kinaxis.com/en/about/kinaxis-careers/career-fair/  If you are looking to make a difference, enjoy challenging work, and want to contribute to next-generation world class technology, then Kinaxis is the place for you! With the stability of an established company, combined with the passion and innovation of a start-up, Kinaxis is a GREAT place to work. Our success and growth means we are expanding. We are currently looking for: Internal Communications Spec ialist As Kinaxis grows and attempts to take over the world, we need someone who wakes up every day thinking “how can I make sure everyone at Kinaxis is aligned with the goals and direction, is excited to work here, and sees their impact to the company?” As part of HR, and working closely with the executive team, this role will develop the strategic direction and accompanying plan for internal communications….with the main goal of building effectiveness, connection and culture through communication. This is an exciting new role, and we are looking for someone who is passionate about communications and willing to coach us and implement all the best practices! What You’ll Do Create and deploy a comprehensive HR communications strategy to increase global employee engagement, build pride in the employer value proposition and align employees with the Kinaxis vision, values and goals Work with executive team to build clear communication strategies tied to business priorities Coach leaders on employee communications, best practices, strategies and processes, with particular attention to global inclusion Support Kinaxis’ key change initiatives in a communications capacity Support HR team in the development and execution of plans for new and ongoing HR initiatives Things You Should Have A love of all things communications related Proven track record designing and implementing successful communications strategies in fast paced, high growth environments Experience with executive communications and an ability to translate strategic direction into clear goals and objectives Previous experience with editorial calendars, developing content, coordinating newsletters Experience working with a global employee base Excellent written and verbal communication skills and proven influencing skills Post-secondary degree in Journalism, Communications,  (or related) and 5+ years progressive experience Things That Would Definitely Help Experience in high tech Experience with APAC and Europe business cultures The ability to tell stories that are intriguing and engaging If you want to be part a team that challenges you, moves fast, improves constantly, and makes a difference, let’s talk.