Web Developer

Red Brick Media

January 29, 2015

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Job Category: 
Job Specialization: 
Software Development
Company Overview: 

Red Brick Media is a young, energetic and innovative company. Our success stems from a team of exceptionally talented, dedicated and FUN people. We need people who love challenges, innovation, hard work, and technology. Think you have the drive and passion to bring something to the table? We want to hear from you!

We have an amazing location in beautiful downtown Victoria. We promote a casual and fun work environment that supports and encourages work-life balance. We offer great health benefits, gym/fitness program, fun events & field trips, fresh organic fruit, espresso & tea and to top it off - Herman Miller chairs and ping pong!

Job Summary: 

We are looking for a full-stack web developer. If you get excited about designing and building high performance, distributed, data driven web applications and you love being part of innovative projects… then we want to meet you.

As the successful applicant you embrace complex software development challenges and opportunities, while making it your mission to release high quality solutions. Ideally you have experience building software that is highly resilient and optimally performing on large distributed networks. The idea of working in a fast-paced environment with a bunch of talented and motivated people excites you. Must be a team player and have a sense of humour.

Must bring to the table:

●     Some experience developing web applications using technologies such as PHP, Python, JavaScript, PostgreSQL and MySQL

●     Comfortable in an Agile (Scrum) process-driven environment

●     Comfortable with version control specifically Git and GitHub

●     Comfortable with peer code reviews

●     Comfortable working in a Unix-like environment (you know your way around a terminal)

●     Able to create clean and maintainable code from mock ups

●     Thoughtful about our end-user experience

●     Strong understanding and hands on experience with common design patterns

Major bonus if you have experience with:

●     PHP frameworks (Silex or Symfony)

●     Python frameworks (Django or Flask)

●     JavaScript frameworks (Knockout)

●     Node.js

●     Memcached

●     RabbitMQ

Education/ Experience:

It would be awesome if you have a B.Sc. in Computer Science, Engineering, or Information Systems, but ultimately you need to have equivalent experience and advanced understanding in implementing web applications with modern languages and frameworks.  A GitHub or BitBucket account with active repositories, or samples, that show clean, well commented, and well executed code will also go a long way to prove your skills.  We would love to hear from you!

How To Apply: 

We offer competitive salaries and benefits, not to mention a flexible, exciting, and dynamic place to work.

Please send in a cover letter and resume with name and position in the subject line to rbm-job21@mytribehr.com.  Hint, make yourself stand out by listing relevant experience from our “Major bonus if you have experience with” as well as any other valuable experience in your cover letter.

We appreciate your interest in Red Brick Media however we will only be responding to potential successful applicants.