Intermediate Developer - Node.js Specialization 🔰

Toronto, Ontario
Engineering
Full Time
Who we are:
Lane was created to change the way people interact with the places they work and the people they work with. That change begins with us. Here at Lane, we are a team of collaborators, re-engineering the nature of work and inventing the technology that complements the modern workplace. We are charting our own course. That’s why we’re creating a team that will be equally equipped to solve the problems of tomorrow as they are to solve the problems of today.

What we do:
Lane is a vastly powerful platform for workplace ecosystems. We are the simple solution to complicated demands. Property managers, employers, and the modern professional deserve a workplace experience that is seamless, connected and builds a community. This includes optimized amenities, timely communication, exclusive perks, building information and much more. Lane connects all the individuals, processes and technologies that make a workplace work.


Some of our existing tech includes:

    • Node.js server powered through GraphQL to be the engine of our product
    • React-side admin portal featuring (but not limited to) in-house analytics, from-scratch content builder, team/permissions management, integrations management, and tenant/retailer management
    • React-native and web user app to receive important notices, content, Lane-exclusive perks, building information, community events, and much more!
    • Whitelabelling of apps and site per partner we work with

Who you are:

    • You have a proven track record of 3+ years experience in backend development in an enterprise SaaS business
    • You are a Node.js pro
    • You can manage the development of a feature on the backend
    • Know how to prioritize, problem solve and delegate to yourself and your team
    • Positively realistic with a meticulous attention to detail
    • Love to assess and stay up to date on all the latest tech tools and trends 
    • Experience working cross-functionally in a fast-paced startup environment

We're counting on you to:

    • Maintain and grow the product as requirements demand
    • Be a point-person for node.js tasks
    • Participate in sprint planning, pointing, and story refinement
    • Operate agile; adapt to new priorities as they appear
    • Be prepared to wear many hats and fill in gaps
    • Bonus points if you dabble in react and react-native
    • Be a source of mentorship for up-and-coming developers while allowing yourself to be a mentee with our constant knowledge sharing environment

You will:

    • Own: Improving the product process, your development and driving best development practices
    • Teach: The ins-and-outs of your strongest domain
    • Learn: Building powerful, first-of-its-kind technology where the answers aren't easily found on stack overflow
    • Improve: The product teamwork, communication and technical ability

What you'll enjoy about Lane:

    • High growth - Lane has tripled in size this year and plans to do it again in 2020. You will wear many hats, be a crucial part of company growth and take on new initiatives from scratch.
    • Work in a creative, downtown office space. Comfort and inspiration are a must at work. 
    • A stacked leadership team. Our core leadership team is equipped with unmatched industry knowledge and unique past experiences.  They are always accessible and eager to work directly with the entire team.
    • Self Development & Education Fund. Never stop learning! We support and subsidize many conferences, classes and books.
    • Opportunity to grow and expand within Lane. No closed door policy here. If you are interested in something, join the meeting!
    • Health Care Coverage. We want our team to be happy and healthy :) 
    • Flexible vacation and sick days.
    • Work from home from time to time, because winter sucks. 
    • New Macbook on the first day!
    • Regular Friday lunches with the team.
Your application will be reviewed by Kate (she's real - not a bot 👩‍🦰). Kate is looking forward to learning about your past experiences and your future goals. She will get back to you in 48 hours.