React Job: Full Stack Software Engineer

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Montreal - Canada

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What's the opportunity?

Are you passionate about coding, technical challenges and growth? Are you a Full Stack Software Engineer with 3-5 years of experience?

We're hiring a Full Stack Software Engineer to help us scale our venture-backed insurtech startup.

Why us?

YouSet is revolutionizing the insurance industry by combining technology, data and human expertise. We're on a mission to build the most efficient and most loved insurance platform in Canada.

In less than 4 minutes, our powerful technology screens the market to help you save 29% on average on your home and car insurance and get you covered instantly, online.

To date, we've helped over 75 000 users shop for their insurance with an average of 4.9 stars in online reviews.

What will you be responsible for?

  • Develop end-to-end solutions and iterate with ease on self-contained projects (frontend and backend).
  • Design and build interfaces using ReactJS and other modern frontend technologies.
  • Design robust and scalable architecture that interacts simultaneously with multiple internal and external services in NodeJS.
  • Build improvements upon our deployment tools and automatic processes.
  • Collaborate with a team of software engineers, insurance brokers and marketing specialists.

What will you be working with?

  • Typescript
  • ReactJS
  • Material UI
  • Styled Components
  • Mobx
  • NodeJS
  • Restify
  • MongoDB
  • Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
  • Webpack
  • and more.

What type of person are you?

  • Results-oriented: you're focused on your objectives and work steadily to achieve them.
  • Motivated: you're entrepreneurial, you like challenges and you don't hesitate to roll up your sleeves with a “let's get it done” attitude.
  • Analytical: A proven ability to build prototypes and take a data-driven approach to product development, testing and measuring new ideas very quickly

Do you have what it takes?

  • A strong background in Full Stack development role (3-5 years)
  • Experience in medium/large sized web app development hosted on a cloud platform (e.g. AWS, GCP, Azure)
  • A passion for developing user-facing web/mobile applications and building engaging user experiences
  • A thorough understanding of frontend system architecture and design at scale (ReactJS)
  • Experience building REST APIs (NodeJS)
  • Experience with oriented programming language
  • You're comfortable with databases both conceptually and in implementation. Familiarity with MongoDB is preferred
  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field is preferred

What's in it for you?

  • Competitive compensation with stock options
  • Build something massive and create an impact
  • Flexible hours and vacations
  • Remote work or downtown Montreal office space
  • Flexible start date (but the sooner the better!)

This opportunity is for a full-time position in a high-growth startup, with increasing responsibilities as we grow.

Do you picture yourself working with us? Don't miss your chance and apply today!