In 2020, Mistplay was ranked as the 3rd fastest growing technology company in Canada, and 16th in all of North America*. We are the #1 Loyalty Program for mobile gamers - with over 16 million users worldwide. Players use our platform to discover games, connect with friends, and earn awesome rewards.

Using a modern tech stack (including Node.js, Python, Kotlin, AWS, Docker and Kubernetes), our engineering team solves challenging problems in a distributed, cloud-hosted environment, all at scale. We pride ourselves in constantly learning and adapting while delivering features that bring tangible business value. Growth is in our DNA. We’re keen to improve on our skills through peer mentorship programs, constantly seeking feedback, and company sponsored training courses.

Mistplay is looking for individuals who are passionate about what they do, hungry to learn, and excited to solve the next challenge in a scalable, maintainable and performant manner. As part of our team, you will have the chance to make a significant impact on the product and bring in your experience to help shape our growth. We want your voice to matter.

Join us as we continue to level up!

*According to the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 and Deloitte Technology Fast 500, respectively.

What you'll be doing:

  • Managing an ambitious, Agile, cross-functional, full-stack Android development team

  • Partner closely with stakeholders (e.g Product, Data, Executive) to ensure the delivery of quality features to deliver a fantastic user experience

  • Aid stakeholders in understanding implementation effort and help guide prioritization efforts

  • Identify issues by analyzing data, processes, and code to remove blockers, improve delivery and recognize areas for refinement

  • Support your team by securing resources, removing blockers, creating alignment and ensuring engagement

  • Act as hiring manager to continue to build out your team to meet changing business requirements

  • Write code that is performant, scalable, maintainable and meets functional requirements. You'll have a significant role and voice in technical decisions in partnership with Tech Leads

What we're looking for:

  • 5+ years of experience as a software developer

  • Prior experience in a technical leadership position a strong asset

  • Obsession with constant process design and iteration to improve engagement and team productivity

  • Strong knowledge of engineering management KPIs and Agile software development processes and practices

  • Experience being part of the recruitment and onboarding process for engineering teams

  • Ability to effectively and efficiently lead and manage a diverse development team in a fast paced environment

  • Experience with Kubernetes, AWS EC2, Beanstalk, DynamoDB, ElastiCache, TypeScript, modern Android development all strong assets

What we offer:

  • Meaningful stock option package

  • We match 100% of your contribution to your retirement plan up to $4000 annually

  • Monthly public transportation stipend

  • Annual gym membership stipend

  • Maple membership - unlimited free video calls and texts with nurses and doctors anytime - they’ll even help you book IRL appointments

  • 4 weeks of vacation and 5 sick/personal days

  • Weekly happy hour

  • Frequent team outings and off-sites

  • Private healthcare - includes massages

We work hard to make our work atmosphere as inviting and fun as possible! Working at Mistplay is coupled with a whole array of perks that we've adopted virtually and in-person: Team Lunches, game nights, company-wide events, and so much more.

Our culture is deeply rooted in growth and upheld by a team of smart, dynamic, and enthusiastic people. We utilize data to constantly learn, improve, and adapt. We foster an environment where everyone is encouraged to share their ideas, push boundaries, take calculated risks, and witness their visions come to life.

Think you have what it takes? We'd love to meet you!