Full Stack Web
Developer


Who We Are

FreshWorks Studio is a Victoria based award winning app development firm that provides private and public sector organizations with quality web and mobile app solutions. By following agile methodology and planning principles, FreshWorks has a record of delivering exceptional software products on time and within budget. We take ideas, turn them into cutting edge designs, and guide the potential of the company's young, passionate and talented iOS/Android/Web developers to deliver superior, yet affordable, app development for start-ups, mid scale enterprises, and governments.

FreshWorks was recently awarded the title of 4th best App Developer in Canada by a technology research firm Clutch, based on market presence, portfolio, and client satisfaction. Checkout our work on our website at https://freshworks.io/work/

At FreshWorks, you will work with a team of talented problem solvers who are passionate, collaborative, fun, and extremely motivated. Our employees have worked on projects for some of the top recognized clients like BC Ferries, Used.ca, and Harbour Air. We are a family of innovators, creators, and engineers having come together from different cultures and countries and putting our heart and soul into every project we deliver. We don't ask for years of experience, because it's not about how long you have been practicing a skill, it's how well you do it!


The Job

Full Stack Developers are responsible for developing web applications, some of which are developed in tandem with iOS and/or Android components. Their primary responsibility is ensuring the performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications is up to FreshWorks’ standards of excellence.

Our Full Stack Developers have experience working with modern JS frameworks, like React and Redux, and have a good understanding of SQL database structure, particularly using MySQL & Postgresql. They work with backend services like Firebase or creating/consuming custom RESTful APIs in PHP or Golang and have experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning.

Full Stack Developers are responsible for deploying servers on AWS, and are preferably comfortable with Docker and the command line. In a company that works on both private and public contracts such as ours, they will use their knowledge of secure networking and storage to keep client data safe. They also need to know when to use encryption and other security best practices.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Analyze business problems of our clients and help formulate technology roadmap;

  • Identify and propose technology solutions viable to the client needs;

  • Collaborate with other web experts and address business, technical, and logical needs;

  • Generate interface designs, prototypes, data flow diagrams, and system models;

  • Create test plans, test scripts, and conduct system testing;

  • Participate in web app development, deployment, and migration;

  • Prepare technical documents and other required functional specifications.

 

Qualifications

  • A completed or in progress BS/MS in Computer Science or related discipline. Diploma certificates are also okay!

  • Writing and understanding OOPS concepts

  • Experience writing server side PHP,Python or Golang code

  • Experience working in an Agile environment

  • Experience with working with either Jenkins, code generation or creating swagger documentation

  • Legal working status in Canada, please note that we do not have resources to sponsor work permits


Why You Should Pick Us

  • We offer a competitive salary with extended health benefits

  • We provide flexible working hours

  • We offer opportunity for equity compensation

  • Our office is downtown Victoria, close to many amazing amenities

  • We provide opportunities for career development into leadership positions

  • We have a fun, high-caliber team that trusts you and promotes a positive culture

  • Our office has a Foosball table, Xbox and a Ping Pong table!

Please include at least one successfully deployed public website with us in your application.