Sr Java Developer

Kidco Technologies Inc - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Description

We are looking to hire a backend developer to join our growing team of Developers.

PREto3 is on a mission to modernize childcare and afterschool industry. Having started in 2018, we currently have the product ready and is being tested by real users across USA and Canada. We have tie-ups with School Districts, leading industry associations and Financial Institutions. Our business Team is based in San Jose California - Silicon Valley

We are now looking for a talented and hands-on Team Lead who shares our passion for education and technology, and who can help us define and build a revolutionary Edtech company.

The role will include:

- Defining the technical and architectural direction of the platform.
- Leading a team of 15 engineers and working closely with the product team using agile development methodologies.
- Continuing to build and develop the engineering team as the company grows.
- Working closely with the CEO and other senior management.

About you:
- You have 9-12 experience with a growing technology company, transitioning from a small team to a large and impactful company.
- You love problem solving and are creative enough to see problems where no-one else can see them.
- You are equally at home contributing to the code base as running an effective team meeting.
- You couple an excellent understanding of technology with a good product sense to deliver elegant solutions to hard problems.

Your skills should include:

  • Good knowledge and hands on experience in following skills
  • Java, multithreading, Jdbc, APIs, Spring framework Hibernate, JPA
  • Good experience in SQL(any of the databases like postgres/sql server/ mysql /oracle)
  • modern frontend & Web development using Angular JS experience/ Java Servlets
  • A deep understanding of scalable infrastructure and architecture, including AWS, Java
  • A good knowledge of merchant services integrations, modern testing and deployment methods,
  • Knowledge of cloud document management

Salary will be competitive, including equity component.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $74,000.00 to $90,000.00 /year


  • Database Development, MySQL / Postgres: 5 years (Preferred)
  • AWS: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Rest API, JDBC: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Java: 7 years (Preferred)
  • Spring, Hibernate: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Angular JS: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's Degree (Required)


  • Toronto, ON (Preferred)


  • English (Preferred)