Backend engineer @Toronto (Visa sponsor)

- Toronto


Be part of the core team tasked to build a new platform for event driven backend services using a distributed stateful streams approach based on Kafka

Help build a high load, low latency production system


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or similar experience in the industry
  • 7+ years of back-end development with server-side languages such as Elixir/Erlang, Go, Ruby, Scala or Java
  • 3+ year of Cloud platform experience (AWS or GCP) 3+ years
  • Strong Linux/Unix skills
  • Fundamental knowledge of networking, operating systems, language design and distributed systems
  • Experience with troubleshooting and performance optimization (performance metrics, flame graphs, distributed tracing)
  • Working knowledge about CI / CD and infrastructure as a code approach
  • Willingness to learn Elixir a must
  • English oral and written communication skills
  • Be a self starting, fast learner and the ability to self manage

Nice to have

  • Experience with Kafka, Cassandra, Elasticsearch or any similar distributed data storage / messaging systems
  • Experience using Elixir in a production environment
  • Experience using Kubernetes in a production environment

Company Perks

  • Enjoy your breakfast and lunch own personalized meals from our in-house Nutritionist & Chefs. We also have an endless supply of snacks and drinks;
  • Healthfully covers our employees, dental and vision care. We have an excellent benefits package and have you covered from day one;
  • Whether having lunch or on a break, we have a designated gaming lounge to keep you entertained;
  • We celebrate almost everything here. Whether it’s your birthday or a holiday, we like to take every opportunity to have some fun and socialize amongst our team;
  • Fitness membership and many more perks.


The company provides financial and legal support in relocating, work permit.