We champion the power of human connection. We’re united by our shared values of grit, humility, building a better way, and passion for customer success.
Each day millions of people use Hootsuite to connect, share, and build authentic relationships. Knowing we play a role in facilitating those connections drives us. From Vancouver to London to Singapore—and across our 15 global office locations—our team of 1,000+ work purposefully to solve problems, build innovative solutions, and deliver results.
A role at Hootsuite will accelerate your career. Whether you take on a stretch assignment, take on new challenges, or follow a guru path to subject matter mastery—you will learn, grow, and make an impact.
Who You Are...
You're an experienced software developer with more than 10 years of who is looking to take a technical leadership role as opposed to a people management role. You are someone who loves working across the full technology stack to build and ship high quality software iteratively in an agile environment.
You’ll be working at the intersection of our design, product and business development teams helping to evolve our developer portal and app marketplace.
You have a proven track record of taking ownership of projects, development processes, and best practices, for the overall benefit of the team and organization. You love to coach, lead and nurture the development of developers in new technologies and practices, sharing your knowledge within the team along with the broader technical community. As a Staff Developer, it is expected that you will drive strategic architectural and design discussions and decisions. Being a leader on our technical track, you’ll be contributing as an individual as well as providing guidance to multiply the productivity of the rest of the developers on your team.
You want to join us in using exciting new technologies to build the next generation of the Hootsuite product.
You have a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Engineering, or have equivalent work experience.
You’re Great At...
- Architecting and building high performance applications
- Building high-volume, highly available, and distributed server applications
- Mentoring junior, intermediate and senior developers
- Creating automated test suites and ensuring quality in your code
- Optimizing and applying best practices
- React JS, Scala, PHP, Go, Kafka
- Passion for social media
- Open source orientation
- Effective communicator