C#/C++ Server-side Developer – Canada

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Job Description

Quest Software is looking for an experienced software developer to join an agile development team in the Quest Halifax or Toronto offices, or remotely from anywhere in Canada.  This team is building commercial software, which simplifies and improves the management of critical enterprise data. The team member will be responsible for the design, development and successful implementation of software utilizing the latest software best practices. The candidate will be working in a highly agile, SCRUM team, using the latest of technologies, and coding environments. 

-Work on an R&D team building commercial solutions for numerous Microsoft technologies including Azure AD, Office 365, Active Directory, Exchange, SharePoint, Skype for Business, SQL Server, etc. 

-Design, estimate, code, test, document and maintain several components of the product in an Agile lifecycle 

-Be a member of an agile SCRUM team and be motivated to produce high quality code with low defect rates by utilizing the latest best practices and static analysis tools

-Develop leadership within the team by taking on design activities for components and taking ownership of their success

-Completion of a computer science undergraduate degree or equivalent 

-Object-oriented design using S.O.L.I.D principles 

-Working knowledge of Microsoft operating systems such as Windows Server 2016/2019 or Windows 8/10 

-A minimum of 3 years of practical C#/.NET Core experience 

-Demonstrated proficiency in dependency injection and securing APIs 

-Knowledge of data structures, algorithms with data structures, understanding of the computational complexity of algorithms 

-General understanding of Windows networking infrastructure so that the candidate can fully configure a Windows operating system to work on a network 

-Working knowledge of virtualization (VMWare, Hyper-V, Azure VMs) including being capable of creating a virtual machine and installing a Microsoft operating system 

-Comfortable working in a DevOps environment with tools like Azure DevOps/Jira with complete test integration in the pipeline 

-Strong knowledge of industry standard software best practices, development lifecycle processes and Agile and SCRUM methodologies 

-Excellent debugging and troubleshooting skills 

-Experience in writing quality code with techniques such as unit testing, mocking, automation, Integration testing, code coverage, and continuous integration 

-Experience working with agile development teams 

-Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills 

-Good interpersonal skills and ability to work well in a team environment 




-Experience in creating RESTful APIs 

-Practical C++ experience 

-Working knowledge of .NET and database technologies 

-Experience working with Kubernetes 

-Working knowledge of one or more of the following: Active Directory/Azure Active Directory/Exchange Server/Office 365 Exchange Online/SharePoint/Office 365 SharePoint Online/IIS/SQL Server/DNS/OneDrive 

-Development experience with COM/ATL 

-Working knowledge of Windows Security (DACL, SACL) 

-Experience in Enterprise software development 

-Understanding of Windows Driver Kit 

-Working knowledge of impersonation tokens 

-Understanding of network and transport level protocols (TCP/IP, UDP, HTTP) 

-Experience using PowerShell


Company Description

At Quest, we create and manage the software that makes the benefits of new technology real. Companies turn to us to manage, modernize and secure their business, from on-prem to in-cloud, from the heart of the network to the vulnerable endpoints. From complex challenges like Active Directory management and Office 365 migration, to database and systems management, to redefining security, and hundreds of needs in between, we help you conquer your next challenge now.

We’re not the company that makes big promises. We’re the company that fulfills them.

We’re Quest: Where Next Meets Now.


Why work with us!

-Life at Quest means collaborating with dedicated professionals with a passion for technology.

-When we see something that could be improved, we get to work inventing the solution.

-Our people demonstrate our winning culture through positive and meaningful relationship.

-We invest in our people and offer a series of programs that enables them to pursue a career that fulfills their potential.

-Our team members’ health and wellness is our priority as well as rewarding them for their hard work.


Quest is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.


Come join us. For more information, visit us on the web at http://www.quest.com/careers.