Passionate about Technology and Archery and looking to join our team? Check out our current positions.
Toxon Technologies is a tech startup in Waterloo, Ontario focused on creating products for the sport of archery. Our products combine hardware, wireless connectivity, a data platform and mobile apps.
Our first product, the BOWdometer, launched into the market in March 2020. It's a practice companion that helps archers build confidence to know that their practice is paying off.
Full Stack Software Developer (Co-op)
We are seeking a software developer to join our small team, who will work extensively on our iOS/Android mobile apps, web apps and sports tech backend data platform. We're looking for a self-starter who can work independently yet collaboratively with the rest of the team. We're an experienced group of tech-focused people who work quickly and efficiently. Our products are new and our apps and platform are in their infancy, so there is a lot of opportunity to shape the software and influence the design and aesthetic as we grow.
Location and Availability:
This is a full-time, salaried co-op position from September-December 2020. We're looking for someone set up to work remotely (due to COVID-19), but the successful candidate should be in the general KW area as we intend them to be integrated with the team and be physically present at the office for touchpoints at least once a week in the post-COVID world.
Duties and Responsibilities Include:
Collaborating with the team on ideation, system design and architecture of scalable software
Input into the visual design and utility of the software
Implementing new features and maintaining clean, functional code bases for the front-ends, back-end and APIs (front-ends include mobile apps and possibly web-based interfaces and dashboards)
Working with the data scientists and technical experts in the field of archery to creative solve data visualization challenges
Prioritizing, testing and fixing code-related issues as required
Maintaining the test and production environments (cloud-based) and technical documentation
Publishing new versions to the various stores, sites and user access points
All of our team members learn archery fundamentals, so willingness to shoot arrows in a safe environment from time to time is required!
Development experience on iOS and Android mobile apps is mandatory (React Native preferred)
Demonstrable knowledge of standard front-end languages and libraries, back-end languages and frameworks, including creation and management of databases, web servers, APIs, apps and UI/UX
Familiarity with Bluetooth connectivity stacks on iOS and Android is preferred
Flexibility to change and adapt in a fast-paced environment
Ability to work independently and collaboratively as part of a small product development team
Enrolled in a post-secondary program in a relevant field
Please submit a brief description of your qualifications, sample projects and relevant experience along with your resume and contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We truly appreciate all applicants who express interest in this position. However, only selected candidates will be contacted for interviews.