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Fast-paced, exciting, rewarding. That’s a normal day at Picatic.

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We’re helping people build events for success and we’re hiring for our Vancouver office. If you’re interested in joining a growing kick ass team, give us a shout.
Here’s what we have to offer:

  • A competitive salary with real equity.
  • Flexible vacation.
  • Contemporary and engaging workplace.
  • Being part of a team that gets shit done and has fun doing it.

We’re on the move.

In Q4 of 2012 our team spent three months in Toronto, Canada as part of the second cohort to be accepted into the Extreme Startups accelerator program.

We have a strong network.

We’ve built up a solid network of mentors, advisors and investors. Use their expertise to help you do your job and make important decisions.

We’re having fun along the way.

When you’re in the business of events, you learn how to throw a good party or two: team outings, lunches, hack-a-thons, poker nights and more.

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Backend/Ops Developer

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About Picatic

Picatic is a crowdfunding and traditional ticketing platform for the events space. Picatic empowers event organizers to create, manage and promote events of all sizes while encouraging organizers to choose their own service fees with FairPay. Our mission is to help you host successful events. The price you pay for our service is completely up to you.

Your role

Backend/Ops Developer

Picatic is looking for someone passionate about building a scalable set of services to run our event management platform.

Do you talk incessantly about servers, internet, APIs and the newest fancy research languages? You are probably not that popular at parties, but you will be popular at Picatic!

Do you love seeing the green bar of tested code? And the thrill of releasing new features quickly?

We work in an iterative environment. Everything can be done faster and better. We are building a billion dollar company.

Come work with Picatic, a fun and exciting company. We don't just host events, we throw them as well!

Your main roles

  • See new product features from concept to shipping.
  • Write maintainable and scalable code in JS/CoffeeScript.
  • Use and expand the existing tests suites to catch errors and regressions.
  • Provide valuable brain power to thinking hard about our product and market.
  • Be a part of our iterative process by providing feedback, ideas and improvements.
  • Help us hire more people like you!

Core competencies you should have to apply

  • A firm grasp of advanced NodeJS development and best practices.
  • Familiar with testing suites, we use Jasmine internally.
  • Working with virtual servers and management tools. Puppet and juju are our current picks.
  • Automation and workflow tools. Grunt and Jenkins.

We can offer

  • Competitive salary based on experience and position.
  • ESOP
  • Flexible work hours
  • Awesome view out your window

Interested?

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