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Senior Software Developer

Posted on: April 16th, 2018 Kelowna, BC Playr Gaming, Inc.


Playr is looking for an experienced Senior Software Developer to help redefine the eSports/Online Gaming industry.  You will join our team to help build and innovate in an early stage startup for our first product launch.

What do we do?

Playr is a growth platform for Twitch Streamers to increase their revenue and drive fan engagement to new levels.  We partner with professional gamers and online influencers to optimize all aspects of revenue and social growth.


  • Assist in the product launch and 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

  • Monitor and report on server status and application logs, and act to return system to health when alerted

  • Ownership of software features from design to release

  • Conducting unit and system tests

  • Plan and execute deployment on production servers after-hours

  • Participate in culture building and laying the foundation for software development principles


  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent experience

  • 4+ years’ experience as a backend software developer

  • Preferred experience in Ruby on Rails and/or Python

  • Understanding of DevOps principles

  • A mindset of building qualify software (TDD/BDD, unit testing, system testing)

  • Understanding of AWS architecture and systems

  • Experience with payment systems and social APIs

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal


  • Work with a cohesive team of passionate gamers and business leaders

  • Work in the exciting and explosive industry of gaming/eSports

  • Friendly corporate culture: word hard, play hard

  • Competitive salary and stock option plan

How to Apply
Please submit resume and cover letter at

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