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Senior Software Developer

Posted on: March 8th, 2019 Kelowna, BC Playr Gaming, Inc.

Playr is looking for a superstar Software Developer to join a high-growth startup.


What do we do?

Playr is a Viral Marketing Platform for Gaming Brands & Influencers to drive revenue and fan engagement.  We partner with YouTubers, Twitch Streamers, and online influencers to optimize all aspects of revenue and social growth.



  • Assist in driving the ongoing scalability of the platform
  • Developing and implementing new features as per our product roadmap
  • Provide feedback and recommendations on our product roadmap and have an impact on the company’s strategic direction
  • Ensure smooth delivery of software through various test stages and into production
  • Work with the development team to support changing needs in development, test and production environments
  • Monitor and report on server status and application logs, and act to return system to health when alerted
  • Troubleshooting and debugging where required
  • Conducting unit and system tests
  • Plan and execute deployment on production servers after-hours, if needed
  • Research and implement new technologies to improve our production infrastructure


  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent experience
  • 4+ years’ experience as a backend software developer in Ruby on Rails and Node.js; Python a large asset
  • Understanding of DevOps principles
  • A proactive individual who works well in a team environment
  • A mindset of building qualify software (TDD, unit testing, system testing)
  • Understanding of AWS architecture and systems
  • Experience with payment systems and social APIs
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Team player with motivation and passion for your work

Bonus Points:

  • Understanding of Online Gaming / eSports
  • You watch/understand the Twitch Streaming market
  • A passion for video games


  • Work with a cohesive and passionate team
  • Work in the exciting and explosive industry of gaming/eSports
  • Friendly corporate culture: work hard, play hard
  • Competitive salary and stock option plan
  • Full extended benefits package
  • Make an impact in a growing company with opportunities for career development
How to Apply
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