Acuity Software develops and markets web-based enterprise software for the higher education market. Its flagship product STAR allows universities to efficiently manage activity of individual faculty members, departments, or an entire university. Are you passionate about working with world class software in a fast-paced, innovative environment? If you want to work in a dynamic, creative environment with co-workers whose core values are: teamwork, integrity, delivering results, and customers first, then this company is for you!

At Acuity we are always interested in hearing from talented software developers and business analysts, if you are interested in working at Acuity, please forward your résumé and cover letter in confidence to

Open Positions

Web 2.0 Software Developer (RoR)

Acuity Software has an open position based in Ottawa for a junior to intermediate Web Application developer. This position requires hands-on experience developing web/ajax based database driven enterprise class applications, good understanding of software modeling using UML as well as familiarity with all phases of Software Development Life Cycle in agile environment.

Responsibilities include learning MVC web application framework, work with the R&D team and Product Management to design and implement next generation application with the latest User Experience techniques.

Requirements include a Software Engineering degree, 1+ years of professional experience in OOP, UML, modern languages (JavaScript, Ruby, Java, Perl, Python, Erlang), Web applications stacks (LAMP, ORM, Ruby on Rails), and noSQL Databases (MongDB, CouchDB).

To apply send your résumé and cover letter in confidence to


Intermediate QA/Configuration Management

Acuity Software is actively looking for a hard working Quality Assurance professional to perform manual and automated Testing as well as various Configuration Management tasks for our ASP.Net based software

Requirements include a degree in computer science or information technology, and 3+ years of hands on experience creating Test Cases, performing Functional and Automated Testing and using Configuration Management tools and procedures for web-based Software.

Additional skills: Selenium, iMacros, FogBugz, Bugzilla, Mantis, Jira, TestDirector, LoadRunner.

To apply send your résumé and cover letter in confidence to