Software Developer – Automation and Acceleration

3vGeomatics Inc. (3vG) - Vancouver, BC (30+ days ago)

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Software Developer – Automation and Acceleration

3v Geomatics Inc. (3vG) is looking to add new members specializing in devops and automation to our development team.

The Company

3v Geomatics ( is a fast-growing tech company in Vancouver, British Columbia. 3vG uses radar satellite images to measure changes on the Earth's surface for operational decision making. We develop software and image processing algorithms to monitor infrastructure and ground movement precisely and reliably. We strive to use our products to make a positive impact on people around the world.

3vG processes radar imagery collected throughout the world and tackles interesting problems on multiple levels: algorithm development and generality, software acceleration, and system scalability. We have developed our own hardware cluster comprising CPU/GPU nodes for processing radar big data. We invest significantly in ongoing research & development to improve our products.

The Position

Scaling 3vG’s applications and workflows requires increasingly higher levels of acceleration and automation. The successful candidate will work with our research and development teams to identify opportunities for acceleration and automation within radar image processing chains and help maintain current systems. The position is flexible based on the candidate’s background and interests; we are looking for self-directed individuals who can drive improvements to software as needed.

3vG has a small but exceptional development team - we’re looking for individuals who will have a big impact within the team, and possibly lead initiatives. A strong background in HPC, distributed/parallel computing, and a solid understanding of software design principles are a requirement. Successful candidates will have a technical degree in a field such as Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics. They will have a passion for software development and optimization as demonstrated through past work experience.

The following skills and experience are highly sought in this position:

  • Significant development experience in one of Python, C++, Java
  • Experience with Devops Tools (Jenkins, CI/CD, Service Monitoring)
  • Linux/UNIX operating system concepts (processes, signals, sockets, ...)
  • Profiling, accelerating, and automating big data processing toolchains
  • Quick-learner with analytical ability

Bonus Experience and Skills:

  • Experience with compute clusters (preferably Linux-based) and job scheduling
  • Experience in C/C++/CUDA
  • Software engineering in a research environment
  • Experience in django/web development
  • Containers (docker or lxc)
  • Development experience in a multi-disciplinary team

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent