Software Engineer

HiMama - Toronto, Canada - Full time

HiMama - Toronto, Canada - Full time

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HiMama is an innovative and fast-growing company that is passionate about early childhood education. Ideal candidates will enjoy connecting with people and will have a tendency to excel in whatever they do. They will also be keen to take on a challenge and be looking to take their career to the next level. Finally, they will be looking to make an impact on the world beyond dollars and cents–working with a social enterprise you will personally have the opportunity to improve outcomes for tens of thousands of children in Canada, the U.S. and abroad.

WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING

  • Develop high performance back and front-end code for web-based applications
  • Independent research and selection of best tools / methods of implementation to solve problems
  • Quality assurance and testing of own work

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

Minimum Qualifications

  • Agile, competent programmer and problem solver
  • Knowledgeable about newest trends and best practices / plugins
  • Ambition to work hard in order to make an impact
  • Evidence of independence and self-starter attitude
  • Propensity to always want to learn and improve
  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) from an accredited University

Required Technical Skills

  • There's no pigeon-holing here: You're either a back-end engineer who dabbles in front-end, a front-end engineer who dabbles in back-end, or a jack of both trades
  • 1+ years experience with one or more: Ruby/Python, jQuery, front-end js framework (such as Angular, Backbone, React), MVC development (Rails a plus)

HIMAMA PERKS!

  • Flexible work hours in pet friendly environment
  • Catered lunch and learns for personal and professional development
  • Ongoing team success celebrations and social activities, including beer and wine Fridays
  • Supportive team atmosphere with strong team culture

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Role

Engineering

Experience Level

Mid Level

HiMama

HiMama is a social enterprise that helps working parents connect with their children through technology. Over 100 million moments have been shared through HiMama, with moments being shared every second, but we’re just getting started...

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