LoKnow Careers

Senior Software Developer
Victoria, BC, Canada

Description

Introduction

We’re looking for an independent, talented and enthusiastic person to join our team in Edmonton, Calgary, or Vancouver! As a Senior Software Developer, you’ll work in sprints with our Technology & Development teams to write and optimize LoKnow’s technologies, primarily in backend development. Reporting to the Team Lead – Technology & Development, this is an exciting opportunity to play a major role in how LoKnow’s technologies are created.

Company

We’re LoKnow - an advertising-tech and data company that helps brands deliver their message to the right audience, in the right place, at the right time. With five offices across Canada, we help clients, both in Canada and internationally, experience the extraordinary benefits of digital advertising technology. Our Vision is for everyone to access, benefit from, and love the vast world of digital advertising. 

Diversity

We celebrate diversity on our team of Knowers; our differences are acknowledged, appreciated and respected. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, or other considerations. Please let us know if you require any specific accommodations during the application process. 

Remote Work

Our LoKnow offices are currently working from home, and all training will be hosted virtually - we actively encourage our team to be empowered and autonomous when choosing a work environment conducive to their own individual performance. 

Position Overview

Responsibilities

  • Writes functional, maintainable, and scalable code according to industry best practices.
  • Designs software features and improvements independently and in collaboration with the team, estimating effort and complexity.
  • Diagnoses software defects in development and production environments.
  • Uses testing methodologies to verify correct functionality.
  • Participates in code reviews and mentoring of juniour team members.
  • Communicates progress, priorities, and constraints to management.
  • Stays up to date with the latest industry and technology trends.

Qualifications 

Our ideal candidate has the following qualifications, but for the right candidate, we are willing to develop an oversight plan to help you build upon your existing skills. 
  • 5 years of software development experience, preferably focused on Web applications
  • Degree or diploma in computer science or software engineering
  • Proficient in Python, SQL, and git version control
  • Understanding of software design principles and patterns
  • Experience with Django, REST APIs, HTML 5, CSS, and JavaScript is an asset.
  • Experience with AWS and containerization (Docker) is an asset.

Compensation 

  • Compensation ranging from $80,000 – $100,000
  • Participation in our unlimited vacation policy
  • Participation in our company profit sharing program
  • Access to our excellent health and dental plan
  • Access to company matching RRSP after one year
  • Flexible work environment

To Apply

Please submit your resume and a cover letter addressed to Anna Schuurman. In your cover letter, tell us about why you want to work with us!
 

Closing Date

July 1, 2021

Compensation

$79,997.00 - $100,000.00

Know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!