Careers at Plooto

Senior Front-End Developer
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Introduction

Imagine being part of a winning team – the kind of team that starts every action with Customer Experience and works backward, earns trust through critical thinking and growth velocity, and who are curious by nature and dive deep to understand the Hows and Whys. At Plooto, we make a difference by creating a solution to help other businesses succeed at what they do best. We are looking for a Senior Front-End Developer who will help us grow and develop our team so that we can expand our impact on others. 

Company

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 

Position

Plooto is seeking a well-rounded and ambitious Senior Developer who is looking to contribute towards building an impactful product utilized by over 4,500 businesses in North America. The successful candidate is obsessed with delivering a product that puts customer experience first. As a Senior Front-End Developer, you’ll have the opportunity to work with cutting edge FinTech technologies and be tasked with solving complex technical problems.  We are a high performing organization, and we encourage a Championship Mindset. This is a chance to join Plooto and build out your purpose, your work, and your influence. If you believe you can “win” then we want you to apply! 

Required Skills

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Participate in solution ideation, design reviews, and roadmap completion 
  • Work with the product teams and its engineers to develop solutions from development to production  
  • Develop high-quality components using React.js 
  • Ability to turn the design into a functional Material UI component 
  • Maintain, analyze, and enhance existing services 
  • Write technical documentation for solutions delivered 
  • Live and promote our company values  

Other duties as assigned. 

THIS JOB IS FOR YOU IF YOU….

  • 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 use own judgment in a sound manner
  • Are open to change, strives to put new ideas on the table

JOB REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Computer Science or related degree required 
  • Strong proficiency in React.js & TypeScript
  • Strong understanding of ECMA Script 2018+ concepts and principles 
  • Fluent in Material UI library design & integration 
  • Thorough understanding of React.js and its core principles 
  • Prior experience with popular React.js workflows (such as Redux & React Hooks) 
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs 
  • Fluency with Git & Gitflow workflow  
  • Passionate technologist with a desire to expand their knowledge and skill as well as share and mentor team members
  • Experience working remotely and/or working with teams that are distributed geographically 
  • Strive for continuous improvement and belief in collective success 
  • Team player with excellent verbal and written communication skills 

 NICE TO HAVE  

  • Experience with jQuery 
  • Experience with any modern JavaScript framework (Vue.js, Angular, Ember) 
  • Knockout.js MVVM experience 
  • Previous Bootstrap framework experience 
  • Scrum software development process 
  • An active Open-Source profile, projects that you're proud of or any other evidence of your passion for building great software 

COMPENSATION  

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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