Senior Front End Developer - Remote Position - Virtual & Mobile Events Platform

EventMobi - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Why EventMobi?

** This is a remote position, you can be located anywhere in Canada (ideally near Toronto)

Events and conferences are being reimagined online, and EventMobi is building on ten years of event technology experience to innovate one of the most flexible and engaging virtual event platforms. We are an award-winning tech startup with teams in Toronto, Berlin and Manila, with thousands of customers around the globe.

We believe that live events bring people together to enable change – both in business and our society at large. In the era of COVID-19, we have become a remote-first company and are hard at work helping thousands of events pivot to virtual. EventMobi has a huge impact on the success of our customers’ events and on their attendee experience. We are on a mission to revolutionize how event planners create, market and manage their virtual and in-person events, and how remote and on-site attendees experience conferences. We would love for you to join us and leave your mark.

If you're looking for a software development role that allows you to drive the web and the future of virtual events forward by utilizing the latest technologies, you've come to the right place! Developers at EventMobi focus on building powerful front-ends that work across devices, are offline capable and are just as, if not more powerful, than their native counterparts. We use the best tools for the job, including React+Redux, NodeJS, Cordova, and Webpack to develop a platform that generates & deploys thousands of apps annually and we're constantly looking to push the bar with your help!

What Your Work Will Focus On

Modern Web Application - You will be involved in enhancing our responsive web app that powers our mobile and virtual event space products. Solving interesting problems along the way - real time content updates, offline content, UI and architecture scaling for performance.
Ownership - From initial design to deployment, test automation to performance monitoring, you own what you build end-to-end.
Architecture & Scale - Gathering insights and employing strong design principles, you will determine the best tech to address our customers needs while optimizing for scale.
Development - Best practices, craftsmanship, well thought out code and mentorship to your team is your ideal and you preach this in your own work as well as with your teammates.
Quality - You will help grow the team around you in not only pushing new capabilities for our customers, but also maintaining the utmost quality in everything we build.

What You Will Bring to the Team

5+ years experience as a software developer working on large or fast scaling products
Experience and passion for Javascript and JS based UI frameworks (React, Angular, Vue)
Experience working with large code bases
Experience working with Restful APIs
Proficient using JSX/ES6/HTML/CSS
Ability to debug a codebase in a self-sufficient manner
Excellent written and verbal communication
Knowledge of SOLID Principles, Domain Modelling, and Design Patterns is a major benefit
Ability to mentor and grow team members, provide technical guidance and oversight on implementation direction
Experience with Python or other server-side languages is a nice to have
Experience with Docker and AWS is a nice to have
Any experience with video and digital image technology is a plus.

What You Will Get From EventMobi

The experience of working with a dynamic, open-minded and diverse team, who are excited to come to work every day and passionate about what they do and the clients they help.
Team events and outings, SkiMobi (Winter), CampMobi (Summer), although we have to see what happens with COVID !
You can be located anywhere in Canada, but it would be awesome if you were close to Toronto so we could meetup with the team once in a while. Our office (although closed at the moment) is conveniently located in the financial district, a short indoor walk away from the subway and Union station.
Competitive salary, subsidized health care plans with dental, vision, drug coverage.
Generous paid time off and a great work-life balance
A great culture that builds friends for life!

EventMobi is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

About EventMobi

We're focused on building the most comprehensive & extensible event management platform to help planners create incredible event experiences online or in-person. We believe that events bring people together to enable change. This has never been more clear in the time of COVID-19. We've already changed how 20,000+ events in 70+ countries use technology at their events. Since the launch of our Virtual Platform, hundreds of organizations have taken their events online with EventMobi. We are seeing astonishing growth opportunities for virtual events and online conferences, and are looking forward to influencing hundreds of thousands of future events.

If you are interested in seeing EventMobi in action, check out some of the videos below:

The Experience Manager Platform
The EventMobi Mobile Event App
“The Nature of Events” - a fun video showcasing the EventMobi Team
Top brands and organizations from around the world have used EventMobi’s event app technology to create incredible event experiences - hear directly from our customers.

** No agencies and no recruiters please.