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Tasktop is hiring three Software Engineers! [message #1068298] Fri, 12 July 2013 22:45 Go to next message
Zoe Jong is currently offline Zoe Jong
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Come work at Tasktop Technologies!

Tasktop's mission is to connect the world of software delivery. We are the leading provider of cutting edge integration and task management solutions that make life easier for software project managers, software developers and quality assurance engineers. Tasktop created and continues to lead the wildly popular Eclipse Mylyn open-source project for task management that is used by hundreds of thousands of software developers every day. We are looking for like-minded individuals who have a passion for innovation and excellence as we take software development to a new level. Our culture emphasizes teamwork, openness, professional development, and quality of life. Our head office is located in downtown Vancouver, Canada. We're thrilled to have been named Best Employer 2011 by Small Business British Columbia and to be British Columbia Business Magazine's #4 company to work for in BC in the Digital Tech & Services Category 2011. Tasktop was also named the 2013 #5 Most Innovative Company in B.C. by BC Business Magazine.

Description

Tasktop is looking for dynamic, self-motivated software engineers to join our world-class team developing Tasktop's market leading Tasktop Sync and Tasktop Dev software products. Depending on your skills and aptitude, you may be joining a team that specializes in delivering software connectors that integrate Tasktop's products with third-party software or you may be joining a team that specializes in building high-performance server-side synchronization software. As a software engineer at Tasktop, you will have opportunities to apply your abilities to work with third-party ALM tools and libraries, to work with Tasktop's partners who build those tools and to create a world in which the systems used to deliver software are seamlessly connected.

Your familiarity with multiple operating systems, networking, web architecture, web protocols, XML, JSON, Java, Maven, JUnit, Hudson/Jenkins, virtualization and other technologies will be a platform from which you will help develop and deliver leading software products with world-class teams.

Qualifications

Candidates should have the following qualifications:

  • Experience programming in Java
  • Experience in testing modular software systems
  • Familiarity with commercial and open source ALM systems such as IBM RTC, HP QC, Bugzilla, Hudson, Git, Gerrit
  • Familiarity with using web service APIs
  • Knowledge of best practices in software design and development
  • Self-motivated and team-oriented
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Exceptional candidates will also have the following qualifications:

  • Experience in building OSGi systems, Eclipse Features, Products and p2 repositories
  • Experience in building web services and software that uses web services
  • Working knowledge of Windows, Linux, Mac OS
  • Eclipse UI development experience (SWT, Core Eclipse APIs, Team, Mylyn, EGit)

Candidates with 2 or more years of professional experience preferred.

Compensation

We provide competitive salaries, ownership via equity, and health benefits. Compensation will depend on your qualifications, expertise and aptitude.

This preferred location for this position is Tasktop's head office in the heart of downtown Vancouver, Canada. Remote work possibilities exist for exceptional candidates.

About Tasktop

Tasktop Technologies is transforming the landscape of Agile, ALM, open source and productivity tools. We invented the revolutionary task-focused interface. Tasktop created and continues to lead the popular Eclipse Mylyn project which is downloaded over 2 million times per month. Our product lines include the award winning commercial version of Tasktop Dev and the enterprise-ready Tasktop Sync, a server based technology that allows ALM systems of record to integrate. These technology innovations combined with a powerful ecosystem of partners that include HP, IBM, Microsoft, CA, Thoughtworks, etc., place Tasktop as the central point of Lean ALM, enabling end-to-end flow through tools in the delivery of software.

Tasktop is a fast-growing team of passionate technologists creating some of the most widely visible changes in the software development community. We have values that focus on collaboration, learning, transparency, openness, having fun, and family. Being part of the team means happy hour, spontaneous rock band jam sessions, and social events.

With a broad diversity of backgrounds, skills, and work experiences, our team has an abundance of smarts, is well-connected to other thought leaders, and has a hunger for winning and excelling. Tasktop provides its employees with interesting, challenging work and opportunities to represent the company externally, increasing both the company and the individual's profile. We participate actively in the Eclipse ecosystem and other open source projects and work with a worldwide ecosystem of colleagues, partners, and customers.

To Apply: Please email resume and cover letter to careers@tasktop.com, with "Eclipse Forum: Software Engineer" in the subject line.

[Updated on: Fri, 12 July 2013 22:45]

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Re: Tasktop is hiring three Software Engineers! [message #1073234 is a reply to message #1068298] Wed, 24 July 2013 11:05 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Gunnar Wagenknecht is currently offline Gunnar Wagenknecht
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Registered: July 2009
Location: Germany ✈ Vancouver
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On 2013-07-12 22:45:06 +0000, Zoe Jong said:
> Remote work possibilities exist for exceptional candidates.

Can't emphasize this enough. :) Ping me at gunnar at tasktop dot com if
you live in Europe and are interested.

-Gunnar

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Gunnar Wagenknecht
gunnar@tasktop.com

[Updated on: Wed, 24 July 2013 11:17]

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Re: Tasktop is hiring three Software Engineers! [message #1073242 is a reply to message #1068298] Wed, 24 July 2013 11:25 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Gunnar Wagenknecht is currently offline Gunnar Wagenknecht
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Registered: July 2009
Location: Germany ✈ Vancouver
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On 2013-07-12 22:45:06 +0000, Zoe Jong said:
> Remote work possibilities exist for exceptional candidates.

Can't emphasize this enough. :) Ping me at gunnar at tasktop dot com if
you live in Europe and are interested.

-Gunnar

--
Gunnar Wagenknecht
gunnar@tasktop.com

[Updated on: Wed, 24 July 2013 11:53]

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Re: Tasktop is hiring three Software Engineers! [message #1102576 is a reply to message #1068298] Thu, 05 September 2013 22:51 Go to previous message
Zoe Jong is currently offline Zoe Jong
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Registered: May 2013
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Position filled! Don't hesitate to send in a general application though if you're still interested. We have new positions open all the time!
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