Toronto Python-Django Back End Developer
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Job TitleToronto Python-Django Back End Developer
Shopper Army is looking for a backend Developer to support and evolve its continued development. A backend developer will work on the ShopperArmy.ca e-commerce platform working with Django, Python, and Google Cloud Platform. Some of the responsibilities will include enhancements to the website and creating new applications to support the business requirements. We are looking for an individual that is driven to succeed in an entrepreneurial environment and can thrive within an expanding company dynamic. Ideal candidates are passionate about their work, creative, detail oriented and excel in environments that require individual initiative, flexibility, and multitasking capabilities. They should also be able to work in a cohesive and collaborative team-based environment. Problem solving outside of the box will be a key part of the job, as will be the spirit to try new things.
Details * Assist in enhancing and optimizing existing workflows * Get creative in developing new and exciting features that meet business requirements. Some existing examples include a referral system, integration with Amazon.ca, the Shopper Army Shopper Exploration Engine™, etc. * Candidates will have the opportunity to work on side projects that relate to the business.
- No telecommuting
- No Agencies Please
Job Requirements: * Experience with Python Programming. Familiarity with Django is a bonus * Knowledge of backend web development * Knowledge of programming best practices * Experience with Git and version control best practices * Experience developing sustainable APIs and coordinating with frontend developers * Some familiarity/experience with reactive frontend systems (vue.js a bonus) * Experience with cloud computing frameworks, Google Cloud experience a bonus * Experience with SQL databases
Nice to have experience: * Web scraping and data mining * Big data systems (hadoop) * Familiar with Google Analytics, Google AdWords * Mobile App Development
About the Company
ShopperArmy.ca is a new fast-growing consumer site that offers its members the highest cash back on all their purchases made through Amazon, Well.ca, Lowes, Clearly and many new partners constantly being added. Unlike other rebate sites, Shopper Army presents lists of curated products and unique proprietary search tools that help consumers discover great products as well as great deals on those products. Shopper Army has exclusive access to authoritative content sourced from sister awards programs Best New Product Awards and BrandSpark Most Trusted Awards and deep consumer insights from parent market research company BrandSpark International.