Software Engineer (Remote)

November 16 2021
Categories Information Technology, Engineering, Programming, Development, Product development and Management, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering
Toronto, ON

Outside Interactive, Inc., the premier hub for active lifestyle enthusiasts, offers best-in-class content and experiences to more than 70 million of the world's most passionate outdoor, wellness, and endurance enthusiasts every month. We inspire a broad and diverse audience to do the activities they love with great enjoyment, inspiration, and knowledge and are dedicated to making real change in the outdoor and fitness industries. Day after day, story after story, Outside Interactive, Inc., proves that a hike, a climb, a run, a ride, a day skiing, or a yoga practice can change lives - and change the world.

Come join the Gaia GPS team at Outside and help build the future of outdoor mapping. In this role you will work on backend systems used to manage user data, and search systems used to find places to hike, bike, and adventure. You will work with a small team of software engineers, designers, and product managers to build a product used by millions of outdoor enthusiasts.

This job is 100% remote, and the company has been remote for 7+ years.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years experience in python
  • Experience building web applications with Django or other web framework
  • B.S. in Computer Science or relevant work history
  • Interested in Mapping or outdoor adventure

Tech stack

  • Django
  • Python
  • NodeJS
  • Postgres/PostGIS
  • Elastic Search
  • Redis
  • AWS
  • Docker
  • React
  • Mapbox-GL

Why You'll Love Working at Gaia GPS

  • We are passionate about outdoor and active lifestyle participants and live the lifestyle ourselves
  • We are a technological and data-driven business
  • We are committed to active lifestyle participants and will provide them with the world's most personalized content that inspires and motivates them by understanding them better than any platform in the world
  • We love solving problems, thinking creatively and trying new things
  • We believe in autonomy and taking initiative
  • We take what we do seriously. We don't take ourselves seriously
  • We have a smart, experienced leadership team that wants to do it right and is open to new ideas
  • Gaia GPS has a software culture where marketing, support and management folks also code to improve apps and help with the product.
  • You will be proud to say that you work for Outside, Inc./Gaia GPS and will know that the work you do brings joy to our clients every day
  • Work Visa Sponsorship not available

This is an entirely remote job. Employees can expect to be paid a salary of between $125,000 to $150,000 CDN. Additional compensation may include a bonus or commission . Additional benefits include health care, vision, dental, retirement, Flexible Time Away, sick leave, and more. This salary range is merely an estimate and may vary based on an applicant's location, market data/ranges, an applicant's skills and prior relevant experience, certain degrees and certifications, and other relevant factors.

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