Senior Server Developer - Toronto

The leading global family history and DNA company is looking for a server expert to play a key role in developing our online platform, enjoyed by 90 million users worldwide.This senior position will take a lead role in our new Toronto office (Vaughan area), working closely with other senior developers in our offices around the world. As a Senior Back-end developer, you will be a technical focal point.

Our company is one of the most exciting, mature and fast-growing start-ups, with a friendly, informal and creative atmosphere offering many opportunities for personal and professional growth.

If you’re looking for challenges with server solutions and running cutting-edge NoSQL big data architecture, then look no further. Our complex environment of over 2.6 billion individual profiles and over 8 billion historical records will ensure that you’ll help solve big data challenges (using Hadoop, Cassandra, and other NoSQL solutions) while working in continuous integration and deployment using unique Agile methodologies, in which every team member makes a difference.

What you bring

B.Sc. in Computer Science or Software Engineering
5+ years of experience in server-side development
Extensive knowledge in OOD, architectural and design patterns
Self-directed, ambitious, team player, and a strong communicator
Experience working with complex database schemas

What else

Continuous integration and deployment
Experience with end-to-end data and large-scale performance challenge
Good understanding of Agile concepts