Join La Colonia web , a fast growing, tech company based in Toronto City and founded by three trained architects. We're a team of super ambitious and fun people who are fascinated by construction, design, and tech—and we're building the go-to marketplace for major renovations.
Our engineering team develops the platform that helps renovators meet construction professionals who are the best fit for the work. We’re hiring for a developer to join the crew. Our ideal developer has a passion for beautiful products and has built applications at scale. We’re looking for someone who loves their craft, wants to apply their talents at a company that values creativity and problem-solving, and brings an innate sense of curiosity to solve long-standing industry challenges and build a system that has never existed before.
La colonia’s tech is ultimately people-focused, and we’re looking for a new team member who wants to be a part of this big picture.
Collaborate with teammates to build, test, and maintain platform features.
Work with colleagues across the company to develop new and improved platform products.
Deeply understand colleague roles and business processes to find places where product and tech features can help our renovators, experts, and team members do their jobs more easily and elegantly.
Innovate fearlessly while looking for ways to keep things simple.
Put scalability and efficiency top of mind while hustling to get needed improvements out the door.
Consider ways we can test, track, measure, and optimize across systems.
Provide technical estimates and evaluate specs in order to create an efficient product and development process.
Perform code reviews for peers to ensure best practices and a scalable system.
Identify and fix bugs on the website (both as an individual and as a collaborator).
1+ year Ruby on Rails experience
proficiency in PostgreSQL or MySQL
proficiency in test-driven development with RSpec, Capybara, Jasmine
proficiency using Git, Continuous Integration, Heroku, AWS, etc.
ability to independently manage time and many moving pieces in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment
passion for or interest in learning about design, real estate, and renovation
strong communication and problem-solving skills
a relentless drive and a collaborative spirit
We offer competitive compensation, exciting growth opportunities, fly La colonia web swag (all designed in-house) La Colonia Web deeply values diversity and individuality, and is committed to creating a work environment where creativity, ideas, interests, and varied perspectives are valued and central to the success of our team. If you're interested in joining our team, hit “apply for this job” below and fill out the brief form. Be sure to include a cover letter that lets us know why this position sounds like a great fit for you and how you’ll succeed at La colonia web.
More than 30 hrs/week
More than 3 months3+ monthsProject LengthDuration
I am looking for a mix of experience and value