Senior Web Server Developer (FullStack)

Kwilt Inc. - Ottawa, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Description

Kwilt is looking for an A-class back-end engineer to join our Cloud Services team.


  • Play a very important role in the development of our server-side and cloud architecture that powers our world-class applications
  • Stay abreast of the latest advancements in next-gen cloud and server technologies, services and competitors
  • Thoroughly understand product requirements and take part in software design decisions
  • Write documentation, investigate and implement new features, fix bugs and optimize on an on-going basis



  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience in software development
  • 2+ years’ experience in server-side development
  • Must be diligent about documentation and logging time
  • Strong object-oriented programming knowledge, specifically PHP
  • Strong skills in Java or C++
  • Strong database skills, ideally MySQL
  • Experience with REST API development
  • Experience consuming and implementing Web APIs
  • Strong knowledge of HTTP protocol
  • Cross-browser, cross-platform debugging
  • Comfortable with versioning software, ideally GIT
  • Experience with EC2 and other Amazon Web Services preferred
  • Strong analytical, creative problem-solving and communications skills

Must be a team player and a self-starter with a positive attitude

EXTRA “Nice to Have”

  • Experience with Bootstrap Startup
  • Web development experience (CSS, JS, HTML5, Web frameworks/libraries) strongly preferred
  • Knowledge of open-source CMS systems like WordPress or Drupal
  • Mobile and/or embedded development experience a bonus
  • Experience in JS frameworks (React, Angular etc.)


We offer a competitive salary commensurate to experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $0.00 /year


  • AWS type of Cloud Servers: 1 year (Required)
  • Software Development: 3 years (Required)
  • Server-Side Software development: 2 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • Ottawa, ON (Required)