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Backend Developer
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada


We are looking for an experienced Backend Developer to join our growing team. In this role, you will work with a multidisciplinary product development team to design, build and ship critical product features and improvements to our valued customers on a regular basis.

We’re building an industry defining product, which presents new and unique development challenges. In order to keep up, our Product Development teams need dedicated and agile backend development support. If you enjoy tackling complex problems and being a relied-upon member of the team, this could be the perfect role for you.


  • Design, document, implement and test server components, APIs and integrations
  • Partner with front-end developers to define API interfaces and support new feature development
  • Participate in code reviews and help your team deliver high-quality software
  • Optimize existing and new features for speed and scalability
  • Investigate, evaluate and implement new backend and cloud technologies
  • Contribute to our company and product vision, ideation and planning
  • Mentor and be an information source to other junior developers


  • 3+ years as a back-end or full-stack web developer
  • Knowledge of Python web frameworks such as Flask and Django
  • Knowledge of relational databases, object-relational mapping tools and SQL
  • Knowledge of GraphQL would be considered an asset
  • Experience with cloud technologies, particularly AWS would be considered an asset
  • Experience with python testing frameworks would be considered an asset
  • Experience with devops technologies such as Terraform and or Ansible would be considered an asset
  • Experience developing third-party API integrations would be considered an asset

Closing Date: June 25, 2021

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