Software Engineer

Markham East, ONTARIO | 4 months
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Job Summary

Markham East
Kelly Services

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Job Description

  • Minimum of 7 years database development experience
  • In-depth knowledge of TSQL, Microsoft SQL Server 2000 and Microsoft SQL Server 2016
  • Experience in developing applications using Visual Studio, C++ and Visual Basic

Kelly Services is pleased to be supporting our client in the electrical/electronic industry with their requirement for an experience Software Engineer in Markham. This will be 18 months contract

Local Candidates Only - Not A Remote Position 

Job Overview:
The software engineer is responsible for migration of legacy SQL database to a newer version and will upgrade associated tools infrastructure. The Software Engineer will report to the Software Manager. 

Essential Responsibilities: 
In this role, you will: 

  • Work with the team to identify the scope of the work, provide initial estimate and justify the estimate with facts 
  • Engage in technical discussions; participate in technical designs and present technical ideas through white boarding 
  • Independently able to design and implement a complex process with minimum supervision 
  • Demonstrate the ability to make informed design choices after due diligence and impact assessment 
  • Define implementation milestones as well as a testing process to prove that the milestones have been successfully reached. 
  • Unit test the implementation in detail and to the highest quality by also utilizing the tools currently used by the team for firmware design and production.

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Computer Engineering.
  • Minimum of 7 years database development experience 
  • In-depth knowledge of TSQL, Microsoft SQL Server 2000 and Microsoft SQL Server 2016 and the differences between these two platforms 
  • Experience in developing applications using Visual Studio, C++ and Visual Basic 
  • Working knowledge of .Net, ASP and Java Script will be an advantage 

Kelly Services offers:

  • Competitive pay rate plus 4 % vacation pay and eligible for statutory holiday pay
  • Prompt weekly pay cheque via direct deposit
  • A safe working environment
  • We invest in your personal and professional growth by providing you with free training opportunities via our website
  • Onsite cafeteria
  • Free parking

Important information: These positions are recruited for by a remote Kelly office, NOT your local Kelly branch. Please apply directly with your resume to the posting.

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