Software Engineer

The opportunity

We’re looking for a developer who’s passionate about making great digital products. You will partner with startups to shape and bring their dreams to life and help enterprises redefine the way they work and deliver value to their customers. You will have numerous opportunities to work with different technologies creating web and/or native applications. You’ll find yourself engaged in projects that will excite and challenge you and further develop your skill set.

The Nitty-Gritty

  • You have strong CS fundamentals, take a keen interest in exploring new platforms and can quickly learn new technologies and concepts
  • You have a strong knowledge of object-oriented programming and software design patterns, such as AOP, MVC, MVVM, etc
  • You love working with emerging technologies, platforms and frameworks and can provide solid recommendations around technology stack and best practices
  • You value collaboration and will work closely with designers helping to shape a product’s user experience
  • You’re passionate about learning and love sharing your learnings and mentoring others
  • You enjoy working in an fast and lean software environment
  • You’re a true team player and believe great things happen through open and honest communication and collaboration

A sneak peek of what you'll be doing:

  • You’ll validate concepts by designing and prototyping lean POCs
  • You’ll consult the team on platform capabilities that can be leveraged in the product design
  • You’ll work with database design and applications architecture design
  • You’ll be creating, implementing and maintaining full-featured responsive web and/or native applications
  • Automated testing and CI/CD pipelines

Technologies for web applications may include:

  • HTML5, CSS3 (LESS, SASS, etc.), JavaScript
  • Web frameworks (AngularJS, React/Redux, RequireJS, etc.), AJAX
  • Testing frameworks (Jest, Enzyme, etc)
  • Node.js, REDIS, relational and non-relational databases, PHP, PHP frameworks and tools (CodeIgniter, Twig, Slim, PHPUnit)

Technologies for native application may include:

  • Swift, Java Objective-C, C#

Now a little about us

Established in 2010, we’re a closely knit team of developers, designers, QA Analysts and leaders who truly love what we do day in and day out. We’ve designed and developed products with companies such as PayPal, Tumblr, TELUS, Microsoft and YogaGlo. We work with early stage startups to help bring their first version products to market, and find product-market fit. We also work with large organizations to teach them how move quickly and create quality products by adopting startup cultures and habits. No matter the scale of the project, our goal is to create products and services that will help our partners further develop their business and deliver an application that people will enjoy using.

Joining Nascent means being able to work on products used by millions of people every day. You’ll be working in an open, honest and engaging environment in downtown Toronto. We offer great opportunities, competitive benefits and a ton of fun.

Go on apply!

Nascent’s a great place to work, and we’d love for you to find out firsthand. To apply, e-mail us at Please include your resume or CV, a link to your online portfolio and the position for which you’re applying in the subject line. We look forward to hearing from you!