Mobile App Developer (EC2/Sencha/Touch/PhoneGap) (Vancouver, BC)
Position: Mobile 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.
The Mobile Application 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 a suite of SAAS
report individual and team progress to management
Candidates must have:
degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
minimum five years experience developing Linux-based web apps, web services, and databases
a history of production apps development, deployed with cross-platform tools such as Sencha, Sencha Touch, PhoneGap, etc.
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 decisions and infrastructure, as well as coding
database schema and query design experience with MySQL or Amazon RDS
fluency in a variety of languages, including C++, Python, Ruby, PHP
experience with build processes and tools including Git
hosted platform experience, such as Amazon AWS/EC2/S3, Apache, & custom Apache modules
excellent English written and verbal communication skills
ability to deliver on a schedule, with limited supervision
Candidates with experience in the following will be given preference:
native iOS and Android app development (e.g. ObjC, Xcode, Java)
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, send email with the subject Mobile 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.