Our team is the sticky organic honey that binds our food family together.

Our team makes up the heart and soul of our food family. Together with our producers, partners and members, our food family is committed to advancing Alberta's local and organic food market, and bringing the highest quality food to Edmonton families.

We encourage anyone interested in joining our team to apply. The Organic Box is an equal opportunity employer, and has a diverse range of individuals who bring their own unique attributes to our team and make our company what it is.

Intermediate Software / Shopify Developer

Interested in accelerating your career with a growing company that’s committed to advancing Alberta’s local and organic food market? Together with our producers, partners, and members, our team makes up the heart and soul of our food family to bring the highest quality food to families throughout Alberta. The Organic Box is an equal opportunity employer, and has a diverse range of individuals who bring their own unique attributes to our team and make our company what it is! And we’re looking for a rockstar Software Developer to join our team!

WHY JOIN US?

  • Competitive Salary (commensurate based on your experience level)
  • Benefits plan
  • Group RRSP plan with employer matching
  • ETS @ Work subsidized bus passes
  • Opportunity to join an innovative start-up that is revolutionizing warehousing & logistics in the food industry
  • Staff discounts for all our products
  • Unique entrepreneurial culture


PURPOSE OF THIS POSITION:

As a web developer, you will assist with a wide variety of tasks including design, front-end and back-end development, and general support/maintenance of web projects. It’s a very dynamic role for the right candidate.

PLEASE NOTE: This job is based on our Edmonton, AB office. Commuting and/or relocation welcome! If you have all the required skills, and if you live in surrounding areas or would consider relocating to Edmonton, AB for this full-time opportunity, we look forward to hearing from you.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Deploy changes to development servers frequently
  • Create and work with Django templates with compliant HTML5/CSS3
  • Model and implement intricate data structures using relational databases, primarily PostgreSQL
  • Identify, prioritize and correct issues
  • Plan, direct and implement new features and functionality
  • Co-ordinate work across all our technology partners
  • Write complex Django apps following community development best practices
  • Implement and maintain the use of common third-party APIs
  • Stay on top of the latest technologies
  • Help set up and run projects in production environments on Linux (Ubuntu-flavour) with Nginx, UWSGI, PostgreSQL, Celery, Redis and other tools frequently deployed alongside Django web apps
  • Help architect scalable solutions and performance-test applications to find and eliminate bot

JOB QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

What you bring to the table:

  • 2-3 years of web development experience
  • 1+ years of experience with Shopify as a platform. We love fast learners but some platform experience is a must.
  • Languages: Python, Javascript, HTML/CSS, Shopify Liquid
  • Framework: Django
  • Experience with Linux systems, Ansible, Nginx, uWSGI
  • Asynchronous task handling: Celery and Redis/rabbitmq
  • Database: PostgreSQL
  • Services: Github/git, AWS (EC2, RDS, S3, Cloudfront, Route53)

We thank all applicants for their interest in The Organic Box, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Benefits:

  • Extended health care
  • RRSP Match
  • Vacation & paid time off
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Company events & social hours
  • Employee assistance programs
  • Commuter benefits
  • Discounted/free food
  • Company pension
  • Disability insurance
  • Casual dress
  • Dental care
  • Work from home opportunities

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

Programming: 2 years (Preferred)

Shopify: 1 year (Required)


Our Compensation Package Includes:

  • Competitive starting hourly wage
  • Group RRSP plan with employer matching
  • ETS@Work subsidized bus passes
  • Staff discounts of all our products

How to Apply

Send your resumé and cover letter to hr@theorganicbox.ca or drop them off at our warehouse. If we think you would be a great addition to our Food Family, we’ll contact you to come in for an interview.