Senior Software Developer (Ottawa or Detroit)

Req ID:  25018

Ottawa, CA

Category:  Software Engineering / Development

Who we are:

Irdeto is the world leader in digital platform security, protecting platforms and applications for video entertainment, video games, connected transport, connected health and IoT connected industries. Irdeto’s solutions and services enable customers to protect their revenue, create new offerings and fight cybercrime effectively. With more than 50 years of expertise in security, Irdeto’s software security technology and cyber-services protect more than six billion devices and applications for some of the world’s best-known and loved brands.


People are Irdeto’s biggest strength and diversity is celebrated through an inclusive workplace, where everyone has an equal opportunity to drive innovation and support Irdeto’s success. With a unique heritage in security innovation, Irdeto is building a secure future where people can embrace connectivity without fear.

The Role:

Connectivity is driving a transformational change in human mobility, creating new possibilities and opportunities in connecting people, goods, cities and innovation. It also creates an urgent need for cyber security in the transportation segment. Keystone is a secure, policy-based digital key solution for vehicles that leverages Bluetooth™ Low Energy technology to enable proximity-based vehicle access using a smartphone. Additionally, by supporting the emergence of shared mobility use cases, the Keystone solution serves as a significant market differentiator.


As a Senior Software Developer with a broad technology background, you will act as a Generalist in our global team. You will join a high-performing, cross-functional team delivering the next generation of Irdeto's award-winning Keystone product for passenger cars and commercial fleets. You will build on your previous experience in Android development and with cloud-native applications, while growing in new areas and helping us deliver excellent products on time. 


Your mission at Irdeto:

  • Contribute from design to code to test to documentation. 

  • Cover a broad range of systems and technology: embedded, mobile, cloud, database, devops, etc. 

  • Drive integration into on-board vehicle networks and electrical systems, and backend systems. 

  • Interface internally with other developers, product managers, solution architects, and other stakeholders. 

  • Interface externally with customers, prospects, and vendors. 


How you can add value to the team?

  • Curious and inventive thinker; you’re not afraid to try something new. 

  • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative and time-pressured environment. 

  • Strong written and verbal communication in English. 

  • A customer-oriented view of development. 

  • Solution-oriented and constructive, able to stand up for yourself with respect. 

  • Exemplary of the Irdeto values of Trust, Accountability, Innovation, and Agility. 

  • 5+ years of full-time software development experience. 

  • Experience in agile or lean software development methods. 

  • Development on cloud platforms (i.e. AWS, GCP), using Docker, Kubernetes, and other technologies relevant for managing/monitoring cloud native applications at scale. 

  • Development of microservices and good understanding of microservices architectures. 

  • Work in a CI/CD environment. 

  • Mobile UI Development/Design with emphasis on Java and possibly Swift.  

  • Development of mobile apps for Android (and iOS). 

  • Development of embedded and/or real-time systems in C. 




What you can expect from us:

Irdeto is a people first organization where you can secure your future. Our values of Trust, Accountability, Agility and Innovation inform our culture. We believe in connecting people and developing careers with a strong focus on collaboration, creativity, health and happiness among our globally diverse workforce.


In addition to competitive remuneration and extensive benefits we offer:

  • An international & multicultural environment where diversity and inclusivity are celebrated and embraced 
  • Professional educational opportunities and training program
  • Innovation sabbatical
  • Volunteer Day
  • State of the art office space
  • On the job coaching and mentoring
  • Flexible work arrangements – via our Work Hard Anywhere policy.
  • Some of us run city marathons and even go on snowboarding trips together!
  • Casual Friday? Casual every day!
  • US$ 500 net for your home office setup after you passed your trial period
  • And many additional perks customized to global locations (canteen, fresh fruit, amazing coffee, parking, on-site gym, yoga room to name a few)


With over 50 successful years of business innovation behind us, and an exciting digital and connected future ahead of us, Irdeto is a progressive company to join. We are looking for people who will keep us at the forefront of innovation and creativity.


Welcome to Irdeto!


Irdeto is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate on identity or innate characteristics, instead we aim to build a diverse, inclusive culture where your talent counts.

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