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Back-end developer

Location: Montreal, QC, Canada

Department: Engineering

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

We believe small businesses can change their communities and the world for the better. Our goal is to help them succeed. We focus on helping them communicate with the people that matter.

CakeMail is looking for a Back-End Developer to be based out of our Montreal office.

In this role, you’ll be responsible to implement new features in our core product, in our supporting products and tools, and our corporate website and other web properties as well as fixing bugs.


  • Write easy to read and structured PHP
  • Ship awesome features in collaboration with the front-end team
  • Optimize and speed up the product
  • Not afraid to dive deep into existing code
  • Rapidly fix bugs
  • Solve complex problems

Must haves:

  • Passionate about web development
  • Prior experience with issues that can occur when dealing with scale, performance and availability
  • Expert knowledge of PHP
  • Basic knowledge of JavaScript, HTML, CSS
  • Basic knowledge of MySQL
  • Self-starter

Bonus points:

  • You have an account on GitHub and contribute to open source
  • You have a pet project
  • You have a blog that you actively maintain
  • Experience with Python or Ruby
  • Experience with Node.js, Redis and MongoDB
  • Experience with email marketing.
  • Like cupcakes.

Applicants who use creative ways to get our attention do get attention.

We will not respond to unsolicited recruiters.

Keywords: back-end, website, development, developer, php, product, web

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