Careers at Plooto

Lead Developer
Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Imagine being part of a winning team – A team that starts every action with the customer experience and works backward. A team that earns trust with one another through critical thinking and growth velocity. Imagine being surrounded by team members who are curious by nature and dive deep to understand the hows and the whys. At Plooto, we’re making a difference by moving finance forward and enabling SMBs to succeed. We are looking for a Lead Developer so we can increase our impact on millions of businesses worldwide.  


Plooto was formed to solve a really big problem. 82% of all businesses fail due to poor management of finances and cashflow. Most businesses in North America manage their financial operations with manual, counterintuitive, and antiquated solutions. Our founders experienced this pain firsthand at their previous company and set to solve this problem so more entrepreneurs could succeed. Our vision is to enable the advancement of SMBs, by developing the tools & insights they need to manage & maximize their cash flow. We aim to automate complex financial processes by building a complete cashflow management platform that unifies payments, processes, control, reconciliation, and reporting.  

Plooto’s multi-platform product is trusted by over 4,500 SMBs and their finance teams. Our growing Plooto Network with over 120K businesses, enables our customers to discover and transact with any vendor, supplier, or biller in North America. For more information, please visit PLOOTO.COM 


Plooto is seeking an experienced Lead Developer to join our growing team. You will work closely with our software engineers to ensure we build on development processes and take them to the next level. We are a high performing organization, and we encourage a Championship Mindset. This is a chance to step in and build out your purpose, your work, and your influence. If you believe you can “win” then we want you to apply! 

Required Skills


  • Lead the development team, and dive into some development yourself
  • Act as a bridge between business and development teams, and guide the architecture to scale and meet requirements
  • Oversee the design, development, and timely delivery of Web-based product
  • Create and refine development processes
  • Perform code peer reviews and lead the implementation of best practices and standards
  • Nurture and guide team members to unlock their full potential

Other duties as assigned


  • Believe in meritocracy and are comfortable having open fact-based conversations
  • Demonstrate passion – you are a person who is addicted to winning and despise losing
  • Move with purpose and insist on the highest standards
  • Have the ability to act independently and switch rapidly between different tasks
  • Are curious by nature and dive deep to understand the Hows and Whys
  • Have strong analytical and problem-solving skills with superior attention to detail
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills and willingness to work in collaboration with various team members
  • Have effective communication skills (verbal, writing, and presentation) and the ability to communicate complex ideas in a simple & easy-to-understand way
  • Can work independently without being told what to do; ask for guidance when needed
  • Don’t cut corners; does what is right and uses own judgement in a sound manner
  • Are open to change, strives to put new ideas on the table


  • 5+ years of software development in a professional environment
  • 3+ years of experience as a lead
  • Strong leadership experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Deep knowledge of Development Life Cycle
  • Experience with an Agile (Scrum) Methodology
  • Strong experience in object-oriented programming
  • Enterprise development experience on scalable systems


Remuneration commensurate with potential, experience and skills. We offer great growth potential, industry competitive salary, and stock options based on results.

Plooto is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Plooto welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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