Qlik Research Frontend Developer

R&D - Research and Development Ottawa, ON


What makes us Qlik 

Qlik helps enterprises around the world move faster, work smarter, and lead the way forward with an end-to-end solution for getting value out of data. A Gartner Magic Quadrant Leader for 11 years in a row! Our platform is the only one on the market that allows for open-ended, curiosity-driven exploration, giving everyone – at any skill level – the ability to make real discoveries that lead to real outcomes and transformative changes. We are a Values-Driven organization, operating over 100 countries with 38,000 customers around the world. If you think we are interesting, please read on – we may be looking for you!  


Qlik Research Frontend Developer


Are you fascinated by innovative technologies and what makes them work? If so, we'd like to hear from you! We're looking for creative researchers to join our Emerging Technology team in R&D who are curious, analytical and empathetic. This new team will perform deep analysis of emerging technologies that help keep Qlik at the forefront of our industry. We'll need to evaluate exactly what customer and user needs are being met (and not just hyped), how the technology works and document opportunities and risks in order provide guidance back to the organization.

The development engineer for strategic prototyping and development will focus on fast prototyping and incubating disruptive ideas for Qlik. The engineer will be part of Qlik Research team and will focus on front end development and will work on different projects related but not limited to data analytics, data wrangling and preparation, data storytelling, collaboration, data management, and data visualization.


Qualifications include:

         Bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems

         5+ years delivering front end solutions as a front end or full stack developer for web-software products

         Expert in multiple front-end technologies including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQueryUI, Bootstrap, Node.js, Angular, React, D3.js, and/or Ember.js

         RESTful web services

         Fireworks, Axure, and/or Keynote.

         Expert UI skills with proven ability to plan and design complex features across all applicable screen formats.

         Previous experience in developing data and visualization solutions is a plus

         Passionate about emerging technologies, and relentless desire for innovation

         Ability to work gracefully and have a bias for action in a fast-paced environment.


Our way of giving back

To our communities, to the world, and to you is a core part of the culture at Qlik. We encourage our employees to participate in our numerous Corporate Responsibility Program initiatives.


The role is located in Ottawa, Canada.


About Qlik 


Qlik is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminateon the basis ofany protected category or characteristic.  We value the diversity of our workforce. If you need assistance due to disability during the application and/or recruiting process, please contact us via theAccessibility Request Form 


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