Backend Engineer

Toronto, Ontario | Permanent

Job ID: 1065 Job Category: Ruby on Rails Developer

gdR (Grossman Dorland Recruiting) is recruiting intermediate and senior Back-end Developers for a fast growing Toronto startup with an awesome engineering culture - no meetings or deadlines! The Back-end Developer is responsible for building scalable infrastructure, APIs and apps.


Company Overview:

  • Opportunity to own projects and solve complex coding challenges with machine learning for two million users

  • Founders have built a profitable company that they would want to work at and are ready to invest in the right people to help grow to the next level!

  • Have built a culture of minimal meetings and no deadlines - seriously! Only meet to review Board of Directors deck and they haven't had a deadline in 2 years!

  • Small, agile team with an office centrally located downtown


You will thrive as a Back-end Developer with this client if you have...

  • A passion for building systems, highly scalable APIs and backend infrastructure

  • Strong engineering fundamentals with fast learning ability

  • Experience with multiple languages/frameworks (you can interview in any language, Ruby and Go server-side)

  • Experience with databases (Postgresql, MySQL and Redis)

  • Respect for software architecture and maintainability

  • Optional: UX/UI experience for web, mobile or desktop


Benefits of working as a Back-end Developer with our client:

  • Competitive compensation, significant stock options

  • Health/dental/vision benefits, perks including team events, craft beer, Biker Brew coffee

  • Flexible work hours and vacation

  • Culture of minimal meetings and no deadlines

  • Exposure to the latest technologies (AI, machine learning) at a huge scale (many petabytes)

Apply today for the Back-end Developer role or contact Brandon Shim-Ping, Talent & Client Manager, at brandon AT grossmandorland DOT com to learn more.

Brandon Shim-Ping
Director, Talent

Brandon Shim-Ping has a passion for building the tech teams behind great products. He's recruits Leadership, Mobile, Python & Ruby positions.
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