Back End Developer (Hybrid)

Vancouver, BC

Aquanow is looking for a talented Backend Engineer to join our technology team. This is a unique opportunity to work alongside a highly experienced team and contribute to the development of a high-growth trading and technology company.

As a backend engineer, your will be mostly working on data stacks, including both SQL and non-SQL databases. You will be also engineering new solutions to making sure our databases are performant and help build our Reconciliation and Data Analytics Platforms.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Write code following our in-house standards for style, maintainability, and uphold these standards through code review.
  • Analyze financial data, identifying discrepancies, irregularities, and trends.
  • Investigate the root causes of discrepancies to ensure accurate financial reporting and provide actionable insights for decision-making.
  • Collect, clean, and transform data from various sources to create structured datasets for Business Intelligence purposes.
  • Collaborate with relevant teams to ensure data availability and quality.
  • Work with the product and design team to understand end-user requirements and translate them into technical specification requirements.
  • Work in an agile environment to ensure the utmost track of product delivery timeline and quality.
  • Work closely with our senior engineers in building more performant data storage.


  • 3+ years Experience with Backend Development, specifically in Node.js and Typescript.
  • Experience in working with both No-SQL and SQL databases, specifically MySQL.
  • Deep understanding of how SQL databases work.
  • Ability to work with large data sets, visualization of said data.
  • Strong CS fundamentals, including good working knowledge of algorithms, data structures, distributed systems.
  • Comfortable working independently and collaboratively.
  • Passion for delivering high-quality software with quick turnaround times.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Nice to Have

Experience with AWS services, including the following experiences in the fintech industry:

  • EC2,
  • S3,
  • DynamoDB
  • Lambda and API Gateway,
  • SQS
  • ElastiCache

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