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Intermediate Back-End Developer

Rapidly growing Canadian Tech Company is seeking an Intermediate Back-End Developer – Apply now

Who we are

Certn has created the fastest and most comprehensive background screening solution on the planet. Utilizing hundreds of thousands of data sources, Certn has set a new standard for risk management tools for employers, property managers, and more. We started in 2016, quickly becoming one of Canada’s fastest-growing start-ups, and we are looking to expand our team! 

We are looking for talented, driven developers that want to make an impact on the world of big data and risk management. We pride ourselves on delivering an industry leading platform, built with technology we love and coworkers we like and respect. If you love working with the latest tech in a fast-paced startup environment, then we want to hear from you!

Who you are

We are looking for a complex problem solver with a delivery mindset to join our team as an Intermediate Software Developer. In this role, you’ll build out and scale our products as well as drive continuous improvements to our data pipeline – the central point for data acquisition, aggregation, transformation, identification, and filtering.

What’s in it for you

  • Working with senior developers to scale up our backend platform.
  • Engage in technical discussion of new solutions and architectures.
  • Encourage innovation and foster an environment of continuous improvement.
  • Ensure that technical decisions support our goals of quality, performance, scalability, reliability, availability, and security.
  • Work with our operations team to improve the architecture while building and scaling services.
  • Build new features with a focus on testability and extensibility.

What you bring to the table

  • You’re a professional with 3-5 years of experience building amazing things that speak for themselves.
  • Experience working with Python and Django.
  • An understanding of SQL and relational database design.
  • Optional, but preferred understanding of asynchronous programming, Postgres, JSON Web APIs, AWS, Jenkins, Celery, Django Rest Framework, Linux.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills (collaborate, facilitate, and negotiate).
  • Understanding of cloud platforms and experience deploying on AWS.