Montreal

MINDGEEK JOB DESCRIPTION

Senior Software Developer

Montreal

MindGeek is the largest, privately held company in our industry developing unparalleled technologies for high traffic, high volume online properties.  Our exceptional team consist of experts in every functional area of business and they are the key to our position as leaders in content delivery. We strive to innovate on a daily basis to ensure we continue to grow and create new revenue opportunities and cutting edge technology.  If you are passionate about taking your career to the next level, then join the MindGeek team and be a part of something big.  

 

Responsibilities:

As the lead of a growing team your key daily tasks would include:

  • Leading a team of backend, frontend and QA developers; guiding the skill and ensuring the quality of the team
  • Perform code reviews, highlighting areas to improve both the products and team
  • Analyze product requirements and translating to design specifications
  • Architect and manage the development of multiple products
  • Play a major role in the tech decisions and helping the team to achieve their goals

 

Skills and Technologies:

  • Degree or certification in a related field with 5+ years of experience in advanced web programming and 2+ years in a leadership role
  • Experience managing and coaching teams of 5 or more developers
  • Expert knowledge of PHP, Javascript (ES6+), OOP, frameworks, data structures and design patterns
  • Experienced with Express, React, Node.js and REST APIs (MERN stack)
  • Excellent understanding of HTML5/CSS3 and various UI performance optimization techniques
  • Excellent understanding of SOLID principles and other clean coding standards
  • Experience with various web related technologies such as Redis, Elasticsearch, Docker, Composer, etc.
  • Experience with large scale web properties, server cluster management and scalable infrastructures
  • Experience in an Agile environment using Scrum methodologies
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent organization and communication skills

 

What we offer:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Stay sharp by taking part at one of our Hackathons, Engineering retreats, Lunch & Learns or Leadership Seminars.
  • Free breakfast daily as well as monthly lunches
  • Flex time and summer hour schedule
  • A 500$ fitness allowance
  • Epic parties throughout the year including summer BBQ, Halloween costume party, Holiday bash and 5 a 7s
  • Opportunity to give back to the community through our Pay it Forward Program, Ronald Macdonald House visits and supporting the MindGeek Scholarship Fund for Dans la Rue
  • A chance to work with a first-class team !

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only candidates under consideration will be contacted. No telephone calls please. No agency calls or emails.