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MDA Systems Ltd.
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Developer (Programmer/Analyst) - 18-081

Reference ID: MDR00000060-English

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Job Description

Maxar Technologies Ltd. (formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.) is a leading global provider of advanced space technology solutions for commercial and government markets including satellites, Earth imagery, geospatial data and analytics. As a trusted partner, Maxar Technologies provides unmatched end-to-end advanced systems capabilities and integrated solutions expertise to help our customers anticipate and address their most complex mission critical challenges with confidence. With more than 6,500 employees in 21 locations, the Maxar Technologies portfolio of commercial space brands includes SSL, MDA, DigitalGlobe and Radiant Solutions. Every day, millions of people rely on Maxar Technologies to communicate, share information and data, and deliver insights that empower a better world. Maxar trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange and New York Stock Exchange as MAXR. For more information visit www.maxar.com .

For more than three decades, human space flight has been supported by advanced robotics developed by MDA. We have combined complex robotics with control software to develop the Space Shuttle' s Canadarm and the Mobile Servicing System for the International Space Station. Leveraging our expertise in robotic technology and space-borne sensing systems, MDA is developing sophisticated systems for on-orbit servicing of satellites and planetary missions to explore the Moon and Mars.

On Earth we are taking our experience in space robotics into new areas of advanced robotics for nuclear, medical, industrial, and mining applications. We invite you to visit our website at www.mdacorporation.com.

MDA is currently seeking an intermediate Business Systems Analyst to:
  • Develop agile and iterative business tools for an engineering and manufacturing organization
  • Interface with internal customers (including MDA program managers, engineering and manufacturing team), external customers (including their program and PA personnel) and various subcontractors and major suppliers.

Candidate Profile
  • Knowledge of database concepts and relational database design
  • The candidate will be organized and manage their time well to meet deadlines and provide quality deliverables within budget and schedule
  • Must be able to work as part of numerous teams
  • Knowledge of / Experience with MS visual studio
  • Knowledge of / Experience with C#, .Net, Visual Basic, JQuery, HTML 5, MVC, WPF nice to have, Web API, Web services
  • Knowledge of / Experience with database applications such as SQL Server (including stored procedures and functions)
  • Interested candidates must possess a Bachelor&rsquo s degree in Engineering or Computer Science, with knowledge in software languages and development processes.
  • Verbal, written communication skills are essential to this position as well as the ability to excel in a team environment.

Comments/Special Consideration:

All candidates must be able to obtain CGP and ITAR clearance.

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to promoting diversity in the workplace.

With respects to Accessibilities for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Inc. is proud to provide accommodation(s) during the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodations, please feel free to notify us.

Primary Activities

MDA is currently seeking an intermediate Business Systems Analyst to:


  • Develop agile and iterative business tools for an engineering and manufacturing organization
  • Interface with internal customers (including MDA program managers, engineering and manufacturing team), external customers (including their program and PA personnel) and various subcontractors and major suppliers.

Candidate Profile
  • Knowledge of database concepts and relational database design
  • The candidate will be organized and manage their time well to meet deadlines and provide quality deliverables within budget and schedule
  • Must be able to work as part of numerous teams
  • Knowledge of / Experience with MS visual studio
  • Knowledge of / Experience with C#, .Net, Visual Basic, JQuery, HTML 5, MVC, WPF nice to have, Web API, Web services
  • Knowledge of / Experience with database applications such as SQL Server (including stored procedures and functions)



Interested candidates must possess a Bachelor&rsquo s degree in Engineering or Computer Science, with knowledge in software languages and development processes.


  • verbal, written communication skills are essential to this position as well as the ability to excel in a team environment . All candidates must be able to obtain CGP and ITAR clearance .



  • MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to promoting diversity in the workplace.



    With respects to Accessibilities for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Inc. is proud to provide accommodation(s) during the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodations, please feel free to notify us .

    Posted: November 19, 2018
    Closes: January 18, 2019
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    Company Info
    Size:
    1001-5000 employees
    Industry:
    Technology

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    About MDA Systems Ltd.

    MDA is a global communications and information company providing operational solutions to commercial and government organizations worldwide. MDA's business is focused on markets and customers...