Axiad IDS, Inc.

Software Developer Cloud

Software Developer (Cloud)

Ottawa, Canada

Do you enjoy building elegant, useful services, APIs, and front-end systems for large, successful, and demanding customers?

Do you have a passion for seeing your software in action in the cloud?

Do you have an eye for detail and best practices in scalability, security, and coding?

We are an early stage, fast-growing cloud security company delivering higher trust identity assurance to Fortune 1000 companies and we want you to be a part of our team. The demand for our Axiad ID Cloud solution is doubling year over year, and we are looking for an experienced Software Developer to be actively involved in the design, development, and deployment of our unique, highly secure, and scalable cloud identity and access management platform. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a positive and creative team with competitive compensation and excellent benefits (stock options, 401K and health insurance).

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop and deploy scalable frontends and/or backend cloud services

  • Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle (implementation, continuous integration, cloud deployment)

  • Contribute to improvement of every aspect of our cloud services platform

  • Contribute to improvement of continuous integration pipelines

Required Knowledge and Work Experience:


  • Experience developing one or both of the following in a COTS / Product context:

- Back-end: Experience developing multi-threaded software in a mainstream language (e.g. Java, JavaScript, C#)

- Front-end: Experience developing UI’s on a modern framework (e.g. React, Angular)

  • Backend/service Java, JavaScript, or C# product development experience

  • Cloud

  • Awareness of networking protocols/technologies like HTTP, SSL/TLS, DNS, VPNs, and proxies

  • A passion for building scalable and reliable cloud services


  • Clear written and verbal communication skills

  • Energetic and passionate about being successful and open to different technologies

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.

  • Attention to detail, self-motivated, creative and flexible

  • BS Degree in Computer Science or relevant experience in implementing and deploying products

  • Eligible to work in Canada without sponsorship

Bonus Experience:

  • Professional work experience with online and cloud services

  • Mobile app development & deployment

  • Linux administration awareness (e.g. RedHat/CentOS) with a focus on web (Apache/Nginx/HAProxy/Tomcat), Java application and databases (e.g. Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL, NoSQL)

  • AWS/Google Cloud/Azure

  • SAML, OAuth single sign-on

  • PKI concepts, basic cryptography, or related libraries

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