Position Title:

Junior to Intermediate Full Stack Developer

Reports To:

Development Team Lead

Location:

Vancouver 

A massive NEW disruption to the Wealth Management Industry created by the US JOBS Act which has changed 80 year old laws in the US and similar legislation in Canada

InvestX - The Company

InvestX Capital Ltd. is a young fast moving company launched in March 2014 and backed by institutional investors including Stockhouse, Mutual Alliance Group a $1B private equity firm, US Global Funds a $1B mutual fund, Pathfinder Asset Management, and many high profile tech and financial services CEOs. InvestX has been featured and covered by the Wall Street Journal, Fin Alternatives, Dow Jones, Globe & Mail, Thomson Reuters, New York Times and others.

InvestX gives retail investors access to private equity and venture capital investments in retail size allotments for the first time. Private equity is the #1 returning asset class but until InvestX had only been available to institutional investors and the ultra-high net worth.

InvestX was launched to take advantage of the changing securities regulations related to crowd funding to disrupt the $30 trillion dollar wealth management industry. InvestX was incubated by Stockhouse.com, a leading North American financial portal with more than 850,000 investors who visit each month.

Overview

Are you tired of working on the same applications? Are you looking for a new challenge? Here’s a little bit about the kind of things we’re doing at InvestX:

  • We’re building the only cross-border private equity marketplace
  • We’ve adopted a lean framework for accelerating our growth
  • We’re a small team so everyone gets to contribute across the board – coding, testing, architecture, etc.  

We’re looking for a junior to intermediate-level developer to round out our team in downtown Vancouver. You would report to the senior team lead who spends 80% of their time on development and provides direction to this high impact team. We’re a small, self-reliant team, so you’ll need to be someone who takes responsibility for his or her code.

 

Things we like about working here

  • We work in a freshly renovated office with lots of white board and flexible space for thinking
  • Our ideas matter
  • Every member of the team embraces continual learning
  • We’re 3 buildings down from the Burrard Skytrain Station, close to lots of food options
  • Free drinks juice and pop, plus monthly beer o’clock
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • We’re a small company so there’s no bureaucracy, office politics, or layers of management

 

Primary Responsibilities

  • Write code
  • Write tests to ensure your code is bullet proof
  • Learn and understand the business
  • Peer code reviews

Qualifications 

  • You treat coding as a profession, which you can demonstrate by your knowledge and your dedication to continuous learning and have senior or expert skill level
  • You have a deep understanding of object oriented analysis & design
  • You demonstrate a team-focused work ethics
  • You have a solid understanding of the .Net framework, ASP.Net (MVC 5, Web Api 2), C#, SQL Server, HTML, CSS, Git, SignalR, Javascript, Angular
  • You have demonstrated experience in agile development environments (Scrum, Kanban)

To apply or refer a candidate, please send resume and cover letter to joinourteam@investX.com

Desired Skills and Experience

Qualifications & Experience 

  • Passion for our industry which combines online media with the natural resources sector and the financial markets
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively drive and deliver all technology initiatives as an individual contributor, while influencing and persuading a cross functional team
  • Well-rounded programming expertise with special focus on web design
  • Flexible and adaptable; comfortable in an entrepreneurial organization
  • Track record of consistently meeting goals and deadlines
  • Experience working with sensitive data
  • UI / UX Experience
  • Advanced level of expertise with MS Office,including Word, PowerPoint and Excel