FullStack Developer (4 Month Contract) (Python)

truLOCAL - Kitchener, ON (30+ days ago)

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Is truLOCAL Right For You?

Founded in February 2016, truLOCAL is an innovative startup and online marketplace that connects health conscious consumers to local suppliers, giving them a more convenient way to access clean, locally raised meat products. Fully customizable and tailored to each individual’s personal lifestyle, all orders are placed online with the ability to select everything from box size to frequency of deliveries, including the contents of each box. Shipping all across Ontario and now with a recent expansion in Alberta and British Columbia, truLOCAL’s goal is to be a game changer in a relatively slow-moving industry


  • http://www.cbc.ca/dragonsden/pitches/trulocal
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hU1M96LGO_E
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F4x4B4pX5KU
  • https://www.instagram.com/trulocal/

If you’re thinking “That’s ME!” – Keep Reading…

What We Are Looking For:


truLOCAL is looking for a talented Software Engineer with an imagination, drive and passion for helping to develop code to solve challenging problems. Working out of our Kitchener office, the candidate will be working directly with our on site team. Our ideal candidate will be a creative problem solver with the desire to take a code from a concept to a completed project. This candidate will have the skills required to build a platform for scale.


The roles and responsibilities of the Intermediate Software Engineer include, but are not limited to:

  • Experience creating systems at scale and modifying existing e-commerce systems to work at scale
  • Work in a fast paced Agile environment
  • Work along the dev team to design robust websites using the Django Framework
  • Produce and maintain technical documentation and procedures
  • Create comprehensive tests in an test driven development environment
  • Build reusable code and libraries
  • Strong design sense and attention to detail
  • Ability to work within a team environment


  • 3-5 years working experience as a Software Engineer
  • Ability to build web platform for scale
  • Exceptional knowledge of Python and MySQL (experience with Django preferred)
  • Content Management Systems (WordPress preferred)
  • HTML5 and CSS3
  • Writing unit tests and e2e tests
  • Scripting web and UI functionality using native JavaScript, jQuery, Angular
  • Working with AJAX calls
  • Working with API integration (HTTP POST, REST, etc.)
  • Git
  • Strong comprehension of development and security practices.
  • Able to convey and understand ideas with great communication skills.
  • Responsive design
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Google Analytics
  • Working in an Agile environment

Think you have what it takes? We’d love to hear from you!

Apply today with your resume and let us know why you’re a great fit for the position.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $60,000.00 to $65,000.00 /year