Future opening: Senior software developer C++

  • Province of Quebec (Canada)
  • Software Development
  • Full-time
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The expert behind our indexing technology!   

As a Senior developer in the index team at Coveo, you will be playing a key role in developing, implementing and maintaining key features and functionalities to our very own indexing and search technology. The team is in charge of handling high volume document indexing and handles millions of queries every week. 

Coveo aims to modernize the enterprise digital experiences, with LLM-powered generative and conversational AI at the center of that transformation. Our index team is key in supporting our semantic search models and is adapting its expertise to the new technologies we integrate. 

Here are the key responsibilities you will face in this role:

  • Design and implement high quality scalable technology 
  • Deliver new features and contribute to the innovation of our indexing and search solution
  • Define standards and good practices for coding and other day to day operations
  • Remove technical blockers 
  • Provide technical mentorship and guidance to enable your peers to grow 
  • Continue to improve and grow your technical skills

Here is what will qualify you for the role 

  • A minimum of 5 years of software development.
  • A strong knowledge of C++
  • Resourcefulness, agile thinking and growth mindset

What would make you stand out

  • Knowledge in the search field (Elasticsearch, Solr, Information Retrieval Research Domain)
  • Expertise in producing reusable, scalable, quality code within a complex context
  • Technical mentoring skills 
  • Mathematical affinities
  • Good communication skills and passion for solving technical challenges as part of an agile team
  • Have a pet who insists on taking over your Zoom meetings

Do you think you can bring this role to life? 

You don’t need to check every single box; passion goes a long way and we appreciate that skillsets are transferable.

Send us your application, we want to get to know you! 

Join the #Coveolife! 

We encourage all qualified candidates to apply regardless of, for example, age, gender, disability, gaps in CV, national or ethnic background. 

Read this if you want to know what’s our team’s response to the ChatGPT hype: 

  • Our press release on Industry-first Relevance Generative Answering Capability
  • Our blogpost about ChatGPT and the Future of Enterprise Digital Experiences
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Absolutely! This is a question women and under-represented groups ask themselves more often than the rest of the population. Don't underestimate yourself, we are not looking for someone perfect but for someone who is motivated, capable and who will thrive in this position. Allow us to discover you!

Coveo is a Quebec-based company, pioneer in AI-powered search and recommendations. Coveo uses AI technologies and intelligent search to personalize every digital experience for customers, partners, dealers, and employees. Coveo combines unified content, unified interactions behavioral data and machine learning to deliver relevant information and recommendations across every business interaction, making websites, e-commerce, contact centers and intranets efficient, effortless, content-rich, thus boosting conversion.

If it were easy, someone else would have done it. All of our colleagues at Coveo find the drive to continuously seek new challenges and test roads no one else has ever explored. This ethos has allowed us to become a world leader in an innovative industry and to create a collaborative, diverse and trusting place to work filled with amazingly talented and passionate people. We love a good challenge, and we never say no to an opportunity to learn and develop new cutting-edge skills. Discover our values here

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