Lead Software Developer

BlueLight Analytics Inc., a Halifax-based growth stage technology startup is currently recruiting a talented and experienced lead software developer to join our team in Halifax, NS. We are looking for a developer with a deep knowledge of iOS development that will specialize in our next generation products with an additional emphasis on PHP web development (LAMP stack), Java and Amazon Web Services.

We have a lot of big ideas and goals so we are looking for an ambitious, entrepreneurial spirit who wants to have a real influence on a growing business in a flat organizational structure. The ideal candidate will be involved with product direction and assist with future product development and planning.


  • Developing, maintaining, debugging and improving current/future software products

  • Implementing new features as required

  • Lead and provide mentoring to junior software developers

  • Write and review professional documents


  • 7 to 10 years’ experience in a similar role

  • Experience with Object Oriented languages and how they’re used in full-stack environments

  • Significant experience developing mobile applications (iOS/Xamarin) 

  • Strong understanding of Java Standard Edition (JSE) and experience with Java multi-threading

  • RDBMS design/use & SQL experience – MySQL preferred

  • Machine learning experience

  • SOA Architecture, client/server applications

  • Windows (desktop), Linux (server), and iOS (mobile) experience

  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent

  • Language: English 


  • Amazon Web Services – EC2, RDS, OpsWorks, Chef, S3

  • JavaFX (preferred) or Java Swing

  • C#

  • PHP experience – Phalcon framework (MVC) preferred

  • Web design: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap, JSON, AJAX

  • Experience with data synchronization between multiple databases

  • Java database, JDBC experience (HSQLDB preferred)

  • Source control: Git, GitHub

  • Software security background – web applications, communication protocols, etc.

  • Agile development practices, sprint planning


  • Competitive Salary
  • Stock Options 


Send an email career@curingresin.com