Senior Full Stack Developer

Montréal, QC

Who we are

HomePorter is a virtual home care solution that simplifies the challenges of managing the multitude of maintenance issues that come with home ownership. instant access to information about their homes, empowering them to take control and feel confident in managing them. Our goal is to empower homeowners with instant access to information about their homes, allowing them to take control, feel confident, and limit the loss of value, time, and money that can occur as a result of home maintenance issues and costs. As a startup with the impressive financial backing and expertise of R-LABS* and The Co-operators Group**, we are building a cutting-edge platform that empowers homeowners with on-demand unbiased advice, smart search information, and action plans that cater to specific needs and circumstances. 

Who we need

We are looking for a Senior Full Stack Developer to join our newly established team. You will design, develop, implement, and continuously iterate exciting new home management products and features to meet the needs of an untapped market: homeowners seeking to optimize the enjoyment of their biggest investment. You will be the first Developer on the product, working across the stack and SDLC to build a resilient and modern platform for our customers. You will have the opportunity to research and use tools and solutions required to bring value, efficiency, and customer engagement. 

What’s in it for you

Influence. You are an experienced Intermediate or Senior Full Stack Developer seeking the challenge and increased influence at a well-funded startup. You want to channel your passion for building scalable, high-quality software and bring the latest tools, approaches, and best practices to set high-quality standards at a company that is solving real-world problems. 

Career development. You want to grow into a people manager while continuing to work with the latest tools. As we grow, we will give you the opportunity to help build the team and the chance to acquire the skills you need to succeed. You will play a critical and valued role in shaping the future of the Development team and processes when we start to scale further.

Impact. This is an opportunity to shape a product and a company aiming to serve millions of Canadians. Your voice, your technical expertise, and your enthusiasm will directly contribute to our operational and market success. 

You will:

  • Develop. You will play a mission-critical role in leading the design, development, and deployment of a consumer-facing SaaS web application using modern JavaScript frameworks. You will work cross-functionally to assess and define software requirements, translating the specification code and prototypes. You will define the application architecture, lead front-end and back-end development, test and troubleshoot, package for beta and product releases and configure and administer AWS infrastructure.
  • Set the standards. You will introduce and follow best practices, establish new processes as required to maintain high-quality code, and drive efficiencies from architecture to deployment. You will set standards, work cross-functionally, and move towards mentoring a team as we grow. 

You have:

  • The technical expertise. You have extensive experience developing a wide range of production web applications using NodeJS, Express, REST, Redis, PostgreSQL, ReactJS, modularization, packaging, testing and deployment. You have experience with AWS cloud computing, including EC2, RDS, SES, and SNS. You’re up to date with best practices and tooling from the JavaScript community. 
  • The interpersonal skills. You have flexible communication skills and a collaborative approach. You can translate complex technical information for a non-technical audience. You can nurture trusting relationships, influence decision-making, navigate conflict, and work across any group or level. You have a respect for the diverse experiences and opinions of others.
  • The drive. You think strategically, solve problems creatively, and determine the best approach for quality, resilient, and scalable coding. You are an enthusiastic and self-motivated continuous learner. You conduct and apply research, stay on top of trends, and seek opportunities to grow your skills.

Apply now.

If you are talented and motivated with 70% of what we are looking for and 100% of the passion, we encourage you to express your interest here. Please contact us at and let us know what accommodations or assistance we can provide you during the application process.

Diversity, equity and inclusion are more than words and obligations at HomePorter. We are committed to going further, integrating these values into the way we work, who we work with, and above all, how we treat each other from our very first interaction. We welcome and appreciate candidates with a range of backgrounds and experiences, including women, persons with disabilities, Black, Indigenous and People of Colour (BIPOC), the LGBTQ2SIA+ community, and other equity-seeking groups. 

*R-LABS (“Our Labs”) is a partnership of innovative corporations and game-changing entrepreneurs focused exclusively on problems in real estate and housing. Through a proprietary venture-building platform, R-LABS co-creates and helps cultivate companies with new business models to generate a positive impact on the community and build considerable value. R-LABS=Return on Society + Return on Investment. You can learn more about R-LABS ventures here.

**The Co-operators Group Limited (CGL) is a Canadian-owned co-operative with over 70 years of history. Making people a priority and taking a long-term view of business decisions makes Co-operators fundamentally different from most insurance companies. Investing in strategic, sustainable, and innovative solutions, they remain true to their roots, putting the needs of clients and communities first. You can learn more about The Co-Operators Group here.


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