Software Developer, Back-End (II & SR.) at Lightspeed POS
Amsterdam, NL / Berlin, DE / Montreal, CA / Toronto, CA / Ottawa, CA

As a part of Lightspeed’s Retail product group, you will be contributing to initiatives that will expand our reach into new markets and countries while enhancing our omnichannel commerce platform. Your work will also have a direct impact on supporting new and existing customers on their quest to enter the cloud era. At Lightspeed, we are dedicated to bringing cities and communities to life by powering SMBs.  Come and help us build our communities!

What you’ll be responsible for:

  • Work alongside some of the most brilliant minds in the industry, you will contribute to omnichannel product by building new features and creative workflows.
  • Report to the Development Manager and have frequent interactions with Product Managers, Product Designers as well as Platform Teams.
  • Take part in daily agile ceremonies, brainstorm on innovative ideas that challenge the status quo and implement solutions
  • Act as an advocate for highest code quality and ownership, while contributing to the health of the infrastructure
  • Raise the bar and elevate your team by sharing knowledge and best practices, while always seeking improvement and progress

What you’ll be bringing to the team:

  • Extensive experience developing reliable, highly available and scalable software
  • Knowledge of modern cloud infrastructures and tools
  • Experience developing microservices
  • Understanding of software design patterns
  • Proficient with programming languages such as Go, PHP and Python
  • Experience with relational (SQL) and non-relational (NoSQL) databases

Even better if you have, but not necessary:

  • Good approach to testing quality of code 
  • Strong understanding of continuous delivery model
  • Experience in building APIs
  • Experience with event based and messaging systems
  • Ability to deploy and maintain software in a production environment
  • Experience with Payment processing, Point of Sale (POS) and/or eCommerce

Who you are:

  • We look for problem solvers that do not shy away from tackling complexity, and love critical thinkers
  • You have a strong will to learn, grow and get out of comfort zone
  • You have a great energy and passion for technology

 

What’s in it for you:

  • Lots of autonomy, flexible work culture and possibility of remote work
  • Development of very high traffic products, used at the global scale 
  • Exposure to modern and proven technology 
  • Tons of growth opportunities into technical or people management roles
  • Amazing benefits & perks, including equity for all Lightspeeders
  • Opportunity to join a fast-paced, high-growth company
  • Opportunity to learn, expand your skill set, forge wonderful relationships and make your mark within the diverse and inclusive Lightspeed family, a true Canadian tech success story. 

Who we are:

Lightspeed powers small and medium-sized businesses in over 100 countries around the world with its cloud-based commerce platform. Its smart, scalable, and dependable all-in-one Point of Sale software system helps restaurants and retailers sell across channels, manage operations, engage with consumers, accept payments, and grow their business. Founded in 2005 with offices in Canada, USA, Europe and Australia, Lightspeed recently completed its initial public offering on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: LSPD). We're passionate about enabling people to do their best work. Come work with us and find out what you can do.