This is a unique opportunity to join an exciting legal software start-up and be employee #1 for them in Canada. Managed by a successful entrepreneur with a track record for developing tech start-ups, this firm uses technology advances in computational linguistics to help lawyers create professional, error free legal documents. We are looking for a software engineer to develop and maintain a desktop MS-Word plug-in as well as to develop the equivalent application for the web-based Office 365 environment. The individual will manage all aspects of design, development, implementation, deployment and support for these applications.
This well-funded firm is forecasting considerable growth and expansion to 25 or more employees in Toronto with three to five years. As their initial employee, considerable advancement potential exists with this position. The appropriate individual would be given the opportunity to assist in hiring and training future additions to the development team. Work with some of the USA’s leading development talent and assist their future growth into cloud-based solutions.
5-7 years’ experience in software development, ideally with some time working for a software provider
Strong experience in C#, Visual Studio and WPF development
Experience with the Office Interop API
Experience with MS-Office development and/or Office 365 is a bonus (but not required)
Familiarity with installers such as InstallShield and Microsoft’s ClickOnce deployment would also be useful
Ability to work remotely and to communicate well and work effectively with co-workers
Location: Toronto, ON, Canada
Compensation: Base salary up to $80,000