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Experienced Backend Developer

Want to play a key role in helping organizations around the world harness our platform to build better workplaces?

We’re looking for someone with experience to join us as a Experienced Backend Developer who wants to join a multifaceted team and build their skills.


  • Designs, codes, and debugs complex artifacts for a variety of applications.
  • Development of server-side Java code, including persistence and database code
  • Working with senior members of the team, develop scalable server-side architecture that will support a large number of users on various client platforms and allow the implementation of new features and capabilities
  • Propose and advocate for design changes that will make the product more robust
  • Collaborate with other team members, providing guidance and assistance
  • Improve our process and procedures
  • Propose and advocate for design changes that will make the product more robust


  • Strong knowledge of Java, J2EE, Web Services and related development tools
  • Experience with Linux, Apache, Tomcat (or other J2EE servers), MySQL (or other SQL databases)
  • Strong understanding of engineering/software architecture principles and patterns
  • At least 5 years hands-on experience building enterprise-grade solutions
  • Collaborative individual with excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Degree in Computer Science or a related discipline
  • Passion for Software Development & Problem Solving
  • Comfortable with command line scripting (shell, bash, python, etc...)


  • Experience with Spring Framework or any other dependency framework such as Guice.
  • Knowledge of JPA, JDBC and related technologies
  • Knowledge of open source Java Libraries and Frameworks.
  • Experience with Docker and/or microservices would be considered an asset
  • Experience with cloud-based infrastructure would be considered an asset
  • Experience coding to use a large third party API would be considered an asset

What we offer:

  • Great work environment in downtown Vancouver
  • Extended health and dental benefits
  • Stock options
  • Flex time

About Jostle:

At Jostle we believe organizations should feel less complex. Employees should find it easy to plug in and do great work. So we designed an intranet that helps fix complexity instead of adding to it. Now work life is simpler. People can actually connect, align, and find information.

Since 2009, we’ve helped over 850 organizations worldwide seriously unleash their potential and help their employees thrive. Measured across our customers, we achieve employee participation rates over 85%—that’s 5X industry norms.

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