Electronics Technologist/Technician
October 1, 2022

Software Developer

Aethera™ Technologies Limited is an advanced engineering company located in the Bayer’s Lake area in Halifax. Our team includes leading experts in the field of High-Power Radio Frequency systems with extensive experience providing our global customers with innovative engineering solutions and systems. Aethera™ provides the advanced technology that helps our clients become leaders in their markets. Aethera™ is currently seeking a motivated individual who enjoys a “hands-on” approach to software development and is interested in the continuous learning of relevant and emerging software technologies to fill the role of Software Developer.


Reporting to the Director of Engineering, the Software Developer will work independently and directly interface with Aethera’s custom equipment and system design teams in all aspects of software development – from concept and implementation to testing, maintenance, and documentation. Following industry best practices, they will be responsible for Software and Application Development as well as the design of Graphical User Interfaces.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • End to End development, implementation, and support of Software, Applications, and Graphical User Interfaces Enhance and maintain existing software to current development standards.
  • Creation and updating of design documentation as it pertains to software
  • Software testing and verification (including test documentation)
  • Planning work, estimating effort, delivering on time and on budget
  • Assist in troubleshooting problems at both the software and system levels.


As a new or recent graduate from a recognized program providing the required foundation to be a software developer, you are proficient in C++ and have experience with Python scripting language. You must be eligible to meet the requirements for industrial security and the Controlled Goods Program. Some additional qualifications which would be of benefit to you as a software developer at Aethera are:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or equivalent.
  • New Graduate to 3 years of professional experience
  • Experience working with one or more general-purpose programming languages
  • Proficient in C++
  • Experience with Python scripting language
  • Exposure to or experience with industrial control and automation protocols would be of benefit.
  • Proficiency in Linux would be of benefit.
  • Experience with Cloud Service Providers would be of benefit.
  • An understanding of modern software architectures, object-oriented design, and software design patterns would be of benefit.
  • Familiarity with quality software development cycles and automated testing would be of benefit.

Work With Us

Aethera™ employs great people, celebrates diversity, and supports forward-thinking solutions based on passion, creativity, learning, and hard work. We work as a team, listen with an open mind, value new ideas, and promote open communication with each other and our clients. We are committed to the development and well-being of their staff, ensuring you will grow alongside them as they move into new markets and expand their operations. You will be able to take ownership of innovative and exciting projects, working with clients to implement game-changing technology.