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2023 Winter Co-Op - Software/Android, Infotainment Apps - SDV

  • Location
    • Markham, Ontario
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted

Description

We are looking for a Software Development Student who will be responsible for the development, and maintenance of applications aimed at an Android based information and entertainment (Infotainment) system! The primary focus will be the development of Android applications. You will be working along-side other engineers, developers working on other application, and different layers of the information and entertainment system!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Participate in all regular software development activities and work with team members using the Scrum/Agile development process

  • Translate designs into high quality Android base Java code

  • Participate in maintenance of existing codes and bug fixes

  • Participate in code and test case reviews
    Provide clear and complete documentation based on the definition of the software development process

Additional Description

Qualifications:

  • Pursuit of a Bachelor's (3rd or 4th year) or Master's degree in the following areas: Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering

  • Able to work 40 hours per week in Canada and for 8-month term (2 consecutive semesters) starting January 2023

  • Knowledge of Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks

  • Knowledge of Android design principles and interface guidelines

  • Knowledge of SCM tools such as: GIT, JIRA, etc

  • Knowledge of Android development toolkit and process

  • Successful candidates will be required to attest to their vaccination status (or indicating that they do not wish to disclose), and any job offer will be conditional on the candidate providing that attestation

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Android SDK, and how to deal with different screen sizes

  • Development experience with Java, Android, Application frameworks

Desired Skills:

  • Outstanding leadership, interpersonal, and relationship management skills with the ability to effectively collaborate with varying levels of the organization

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to distill complex subjects to a wider audience

  • High level of integrity, ability to deal with ambiguity, takes initiative/self-directed

  • Evidence of strong character with integrity, honesty, accountability and trust

  • Consistently demonstrates innovative thinking that is customer-centric

  • Excellent project management skills and the proven track record to manage numerous projects at any given

  • Possess strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills

  • Fundamental digital literacy including understanding of MS Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

This role offers the following Work Appropriately strategies:

  • Hybrid: The position does not require an employee to be on-site full-time to perform most effectively. The employee's role enables them to work a GM facility, or off-site as frequently as needed or desired.

PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU DO NOT NEED SPONSORSHIP TO WORK IN CANADA NOW OR IN THE FUTURE. WE ARE UNABLE TO CONSIDER CANDIDATES WHO REQUIRE SPONSORSHIP.

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