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Senior Software Developer - AI Integration



Software Engineering, Data Science
Ottawa, ON, Canada
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Harnessing the Power of Data, Together.

Solace stands at the forefront of technology and innovation, empowering the world's largest enterprises in their journey towards becoming real-time, data-driven organizations. Our cutting-edge technology intelligently, securely and reliably helps our customers by solving use cases like hybrid cloud integration, IoT connectivity, microservices, and big data distribution.

The next time you drive a luxury vehicle, order new furniture online, fly in a plane, or do some online banking, your positive experience could be a direct result of our technology, and your hard work!


As a Senior Software Developer specializing in AI Integration, you will take a pivotal role in blending advanced AI technologies with our core products and internal tooling. Your expertise will help us create smarter, more intuitive systems that redefine user interaction and operational efficiency. You will collaborate closely with various teams, providing technical leadership and innovative solutions that push the boundaries of what is possible.

The Right Person Will:

· Lead the integration of AI technologies into Solace products and tools, ensuring they meet business needs and exceed performance expectations.

· Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand requirements and translate them into robust, scalable software solutions.

· Stay ahead of AI technology trends and advancements, applying this knowledge to drive continuous innovation at Solace.

· Experiment with new foundational models and generative AI techniques to adapt them for Solace specific use cases

· Design, develop, and maintain software systems that are both powerful and user-friendly.

· Mentor junior developers and contribute to a culture of technical excellence and innovation.

· Play a key role in project planning and execution, ensuring timely delivery and high-quality outcomes.

· Contribute to the development and refinement of AI strategies and roadmaps.

Ideal Skills:

· A degree in Computer Science, Engineering, AI, or a related field, or equivalent practical experience.

· At least 7+ years of experience in software development, with some recent focus on generative AI technologies.

· Proficiency in programming languages such as Python or Java.

· Experience with using SaaS AI models, such as OpenAI or AWS Bedrock

· Experience with building AI pipelines for things like RAG based semantic search

· A track record of successful projects where you have led the integration of AI into complex software systems.

· Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to think algorithmically.

· Excellent communication skills, both for technical and non-technical audiences.

· A collaborative spirit and experience working in agile development environments.

Why You’ll Want to Join Us at Solace

  • We have an awesome team! You’ll get to work with some of the smartest individuals in the business
  • We believe in work-life balance and believe it’s important to love what you do
  • We have adopted a hybrid work model to create an inclusive working environment for everyone
  • We live by our values: craftsmanship, trust, courage, freedom, momentum, humility, and human experience. Every. Single. Day.
  • Our training programs are top-notch (LinkedIn Learning, Mentorship program, Solace Academy)
  • We like to brag about our stellar customer lineup!
  • We are social – we like to keep things simple and fun!
  • We are one of the top-ranked employers on Glassdoor
  • We have a sense of humour and make cool videos on cool topics like MITT and this!

We understand that experience takes on various shapes and sizes. Not sure you meet all the requirements? We still want to hear from you! Your unique experience could be exactly what we are looking for.

At Solace, we believe that diversity and inclusion drive innovation and growth, both in business and in life. We strive to create an enriching and safe workplace where you can be who you are. If you want to do the best work of your career and feel supported every step of the way, we encourage you to join us!

Accommodations are available upon request for anyone taking part in the hiring process. Let us know how we can help! We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected to continue in the selection process will be contacted.