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Sr. Software Engineer

Engineering | Vancouver, BC, Canada
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Xylem |ˈzīləm|

1) The tissue in plants that brings water upward from the roots;

2) a leading global water technology company.

Xylem, a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, is the leading global provider of efficient, innovative and sustainable water technologies improving the way water is used, managed, conserved and re-used. Our international team is unified in a common purpose: creating advanced technology and other trusted solutions to solve the world’s water challenges. We are committed to creating an organization of inclusion and diversity, where everyone feels involved, respected, valued and connected, and where everyone is free to bring their authentic selves and ideas.

If you are excited and passionate about helping us #letssolvewater, we want to hear from you! For more information, please visit us at​.

We Offer You More Than Just “A Job”

  • Professional Development – To advance the capabilities of our people, we offer a wide variety of experiences to support our employees’ professional growth and continuous learning.
  • Total Rewards – We offer comprehensive programs for compensation, benefits, recognition, learning and development, work-life integration and corporate citizenship.
  • Watermark – Watermark is our corporate social responsibility program working to provide education and access to safe water to ensure healthy lives, gender equality, and resilient communities. Employees have the opportunity to learn and volunteer on various water-related projects.
  • Employee Networks – Our Employee Networks provide a professional, supportive network for employees from diverse backgrounds, including Women’s, LGBT+ and Allies, Veteran’s, People of Color and Allies, Emerging Leaders, and Working Parents Networks.

The Role:

As a member of the Sensus Professional Services Team, the developer will Architect, design and implement software based on customer defined use cases. This individual will work closely with the customers to ensure that design and deliverables are meeting requirements and expectations. The successful candidate will have the ability to multiplex and work on multiple projects simultaneously in a fast paced, fluid environment. This individual will have experience interacting with clients.

Essential Duties/Principal Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement software applications and analytics for Utility industry
  • Has strong sense of ownership and drive
  • Has excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Is comfortable interfacing with Customer, Vendors, and various Xylem teams
  • Takes pride in delivery quality software

Minimum Qualifications: Education, Experience, Skills, Abilities, License/Certification:

  • BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • 7+ years of experience in a commercial software development
  • Strong object-oriented design and coding skills (Java, and/or C++), preferably on a UNIX or Linux platform developing Systems software
  • Solid understanding of data structures and algorithms
  • Have experience interfacing to databases, analytics, NoSQL big data systems or business intelligence products
  • Ability to collaborate within a team environment of engineers to meet aggressive goals and high-quality standards

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Have experience with OO modeling, web services, UNIX, middleware, Spring
  • Experience with Cloud Computing
  • Have experience with online distributed systems and platform infrastructure design and implementation
  • Delivered a low-latency, consumer-internet-scale web services operating in a 24x7 environment

Physical Demands:

(The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • Regularly required to sit or stand, reach, bend and move about the facility

Work Environment:

(The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • Office: Standard office equipment; work usually performed in an office setting free from any disagreeable elements.
  • Standard weekly job hours: 40 hours

Xylem is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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