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Reflections on recruiting our CEO

April 9, 2018

We recently announced that Aaron Snow is joining CDS as our first CEO. I’m delighted that Aaron is taking the leap to move to Ottawa and be part of our digital movement.

Reschedule a Citizenship Appointment: Empowering Applicants and Frontline Staff

April 13, 2018

The goal of our partnership with Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is to make the process of rescheduling a citizenship appointment as convenient and stress-free as possible for applicants, whilst empowering frontline staff.

Our Partnership with Code for Canada

April 19, 2018

This past fall, we brought on one of the first two cohorts of Code for Canada (C4C) fellows, the other joining our colleagues in the Government of Ontario. This post outlines how to make the most out of a potential partnership!

Coding is a Team Activity

April 24, 2018

In our experience, software development should be a team effort. This doesn’t mean multiple developers individually contributing code to a single code base; rather, the team as a whole is responsible for each line of code. For any production system, we have an expectation that all code will be approved by at least one other developer, before it is accepted.

Retrospective on the EnerGuide API: a lot of “firsts” and lessons learned

April 25, 2018

As our partnership with NRCan on the EnerGuide API winds down, the CDS product team held a retrospective to reflect on our experience, accomplishments and lessons learned.

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