Full-Stack Web Developer

Technology · Vancouver, British Columbia
Department Technology
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

What if you could use your technical savvy to support artists and innovate the music industry? Monstercat is Canada’s largest independent music label empowering a passionate and creative community through innovation. We have developed our own in-house technology solutions for catalog management, financial payments, and big data problems. With a tight-knit tech department of 8, our mission is to innovate the music industry and build solutions that enable the company and our artists to do what they love.


We are looking for a driven full stack web developer to help us tackle these challenges and build software for large scale systems. In this role, you will have the opportunity to work on multiple big projects, spearhead challenges, and work with large data sets and multiple moving parts and services. From prototype to production, you'll play a part in each step of the development lifecycle. You'll be working on extremely tough challenges that require innovative out-of-the-box thinking. This is a great opportunity to work closely with a small team and be hands on with lots of unique challenges specific to the music industry.

 

What You’ll Do…

  • You’ll be responsible for all aspects of development from the backend to the frontend as well as the administration of development operations, database infrastructure, etc.
  • Ensure the stability and scalability of services
  • Perform software code reviews & participate in peer coding
  • Communicate effectively with the team and company to gather and refine product requirements
  • Build, deploy, and monitor systems in an agile environment
  • Comply with the technology team policies and practices
  • Perform research and development of new technology requirements
  • Write comprehensive documentation on system architecture, new features, and protocols

 

About You…

You’ll Need…

  • 8+ years’ experience with web  technologies
  • Comprehensive knowledge of
    • Golang
    • HTML, CSS, & Javascript
    • Familiar with popular web APIs
    • Relational databases such as MySQL, Postgresql, or similar
    • Linux, Docker, and CI/CD
  • Experience working with agile development cycles
  • Skill with troubleshooting defects and performance of systems at scale

 

Bonus Points for familiarity with...

  • Google Cloud Platform (Cloud Run, Cloud Build, Spanner, etc.)
  • React, Next.js


Why join Monstercat? We offer the opportunity to…

  • Work with smart, driven, and passionate people in a fun and collaborative environment
  • Work at the forefront of music innovation
  • Be creative & strategic
  • Be rewarded with more opportunity and bi-annual company performance bonuses
  • Work a flexible work week currently at home but when public safety regulations allow it… in our creative Railtown Vancouver office with freshly ground coffee, a fully stocked kitchen, and regular company events
  • Utilize a comprehensive health and dental benefits package


About Us…

Monstercat is Canada’s largest independent electronic music label. From the heart of downtown Vancouver, we’ve mastered the art of innovation to award-winning levels. We connect an unparalleled roster of chart-topping artist with fans worldwide, all the while partnering music with distribution players and partnerships that maximize impact. Powered by a collection of creative music lovers and tech aficionados, we’ve successfully forged into the realms of events, apparel, and gaming with signature style.

 

How to Apply…

On our website, click “Apply for this Job”. To be considered for this role, please include:

  • Your resume
  • Link to your Github, portfolio,  and anything else you feel exemplifies you as a full-stack web developer


We serve a global community and we need a diverse team to do that successfully. Women, Indigenous Peoples, people of colour, members of the LGBTQ2S+ community, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.


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  • Location
    Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Department
    Technology
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced