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Senior Software Engineer - Zetron, a Codan Company

Zetron, a Codan Company

Senior Software Engineer - Zetron, a Codan Company

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The Power to Respond and Be Heard:

Our Victoria, British Columbia office has been a center of engineering excellence since its founding in 1938. For over 80 years, we have been a trusted provider of LMR communications products and solutions that help our customers protect, inform, and save lives. Now we are applying those standards of excellence to build and deliver interoperable end-to-end command & control systems across multiple industries and international markets.

Headquartered in Redmond, WA, USA, with centers of engineering excellence in Victoria, BC, Canada, and Brisbane, QLD, Australia, Zetron currently has over 40,000 console positions, hundreds of established partners, and value-added resellers, and coverage in more than 100 countries. Zetron is an established global leader in connecting communications centers with field operations, personnel, and constituents.

The Role:

Codan’s networked radio systems are developed in-house, including hardware, firmware, software, and user interface layers. The software stack primarily consists of Java, C/C++, and Python running on an embedded Linux platform. Other components run on microcontrollers consisting solely of C/C++ programming. A browser-based interface allows users to configure and control the devices.

We are hiring a Software Engineer to work on our MT Series engineering team. As a member of the team, you will work daily to diagnose and solve complex issues, contribute to the ongoing improvement and development of new features, and work on our next-generation product. We are looking for someone who enjoys working in a collaborative and supportive environment and learning new things while working on mission-critical communication systems.


What Are We Looking For?

· A B.Sc. in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, or equivalent education, or experience in a relevant field

· Prior experience working in a development leadership role

· 5+ or more years of experience programming in Java

· 5+ or more years of experience programming in C/C++

· Experience working with or developing automated testing

· Experience working with streaming or in a real-time environment

· Experience working with Linux for embedded systems

· Knowledge of TCP/IP networking

· Ability to contribute to requirements analysis and systems architecture design

· Familiarity with working in a Scrum or Agile development context

· Proficiency with IDE’s, version control systems, build and configuration management, and other development tools.

Bonus Points if you have any of the following:

· Experience with GUI design, and front-end development

· Previous experience in LMR

· Knowledge of P25 or other radio compliance standards


What about You?

· You’re tenacious and love continuous improvement, with proven success at digging deep to find solutions to tough problems

· You have an eye toward optimizing performance and improving product quality

· You enjoy learning and sharing ideas with other like-minded folks and mentoring new engineers

· You’re a quick study who can understand and explain complex systems

· You care about the products you develop and are committed to high standards and long-term code quality


Benefits & Culture

At Zetron, we know that a compensation package doesn’t just stop at your salary. Our culture encompasses high-performing people who work hard but also enjoy each other’s company and love sharing ideas.

Our office is located in beautiful Victoria, BC, and represents the best of west coast living. A stone’s throw from the ocean, we enjoy the charm of one of Victoria’s oldest neighbourhoods while being a walk away from the amenities of the downtown core.

As a full-time employee, you will also have access to a variety of benefits including:

· Extended health and dental benefits

· A Healthcare & Wellness Spending Account

· A company-matched retirement savings program

· A short-term incentive plan

· A training budget for continuous improvement of your skills

Interested in a career with us?

Appy Here!

Additional Info

Job Type : Full-Time

Location : Victoria, BC

Experience Level : Intermediate Level

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