Position: Mobile & Web Application Developer
Company: Visage - The Global Pet Recognition Company
Location: Vancouver, BC
Visage is in the business of high tech, non-invasive animal identification. We develop applications that are consumer- and business-facing. Our cloud-hosted service and iOS app will be launching shortly so we need a developer with Android and Web experience to round out the team and our product offering. Join us?
The Android & Web App Developer will:
work with the CTO to help architect the company's roadmap of products and services
create design documents
advise on toolchains and platform decisions
communicate with other technical and non-technical team members
prototype, code, test, and launch, monitor, and maintain one or more handheld and web apps in the SAAS model
report individual and team progress to management
Candidates must have:
degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
developed and shipped at least one production Android app
a history of other production app development, particularly multi-platform apps
minimum five years experience developing Linux-based web apps, web services, and databases
strong working knowledge of web service design and best practices for scaling and securing web services
experience working in a small team, with strong self-management and reporting skills
confident working knowledge of industry best practices and methodologies
interest in systems automation and infrastructure, as well as coding
database, schema and operational experience with MongoDB and MySQL
fluency in a variety of languages, including Objective-C, Java, & C++
experience with build processes and tools including Git and issue tracking tools
experience with Amazon AWS/EC2/S3
experience with Apache/Tomcat
excellent English written and verbal communication skills
ability to deliver on a schedule, with limited supervision
Candidates with additional experience in the following will be given preference:
Facebook app development
We are a small, funded, and growing company. As such, the Developer position is flexible and will best fit a candidate who thrives in an informal, hard-working, pragmatic environment. The Developer will have the opportunity to shape his or her own position as the company grows.
To apply, please send email with the subject Android & Web App Developer. Please include your resume, cover letter, why you are a great fit, and salary expectations.
Thank you for your interest. We will respond only to applicants who have been selected for an in-person interview in our Vancouver office.
Location: Vancouver, BC