We create unique and innovative products to help our clients understand, manage, and make use of the information they generate. We offer a friendly, diverse, engaged team-based atmosphere, low on formality and high on productivity, with a strong emphasis on work/life balance.

What we are looking for:

We are currently in search of a Software Developer with junior to intermediate level of experience to help us maintain and expand our product suite, including desktop, server, and web-based product components. This position is made possible via a government grant program for Youth Employment. To meet the criteria for the grant program, the candidate must be under 30, have graduated from a college or university program in STEM, and currently be under-employed (e.g. not working in their field or not working full-time).

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain new and existing products 
  • Participate in the design of new and updated features 
  • Collaborate with other developers as well as other teams to ensure successful delivery 
  • Work within existing Agile-based processes to track work effort & progress 
  • Perform and respond to code reviews 

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Post-secondary degree (College or University) in STEM
  • Some programming experience (work, education, or personal)
  • Ability to communicate clearly 
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team 


  • C#/.NET development experience
  • Knowledge of programming for the cloud (e.g. MS Azure)
  • Experience with Content Management Systems such as SharePoint, Content Server, Documentum, etc 
  • Experience in an Agile-based development environment 
Cogniva recognizes the importance and value of diversity and inclusiveness and promotes the concept of positive space that allows the development and empowerment of each individual.


Job Type:



Dependent on experience, skills and competencies


  • Casual dress 
  • Flexible schedule
  • Work from home schedule
  • 7.5-hour shift
  • No overtime
  • Monday to Friday schedule
  • Inclusive and diverse team

Work Location:

Ottawa National Capital Region, Gatineau

Work remotely:

Yes (Exact terms to be discussed)

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