Job description :

Stay22 is looking for a lead developer that can own the full lifecycle of our platform. You will be required to bring creativity and technology prowess to our solutions. We are a growing company and are seeking an innovator to grow with us. The ideal candidate is looking for an opportunity to jump into a funded startup and build the next phase of Stay22 products from the ground up. The right person will be a product/technical ambassador for Stay22 charged with constructing the building blocks to establish a great team, scalable solution, and technical excellence.

About Stay22:

Stay22 is a startup that helps organizers improve the overall experience of their participants through a platform that makes it easy to search for accommodations near an event.

Whether it's a large-scale video game convention, a local beer festival or an international conference on commerce and creativity, for example, Stay22 is present to make the experience of searching for accomodations enjoyable, for both organizers and participants.

Head of Engineering :

We’re looking for ideas and skills from every area of computer science and IT, including information retrieval, distributed computing, large-scale system design, networking and data storage, security, natural language processing, UI design, and mobile. As the lead developer, you will work on specific projects critical to Stay22’s success - switch projects as you and our fast-paced company grow and evolve. We need solid technical foundation and the right person will be versatile, display leadership qualities, built teams, and be ready to tackle new problems across the full-stack.


Key responsibilities:

  • Build and own the Stay22 technology
  • Drive a roadmap to develop and launch highly visible user facing features
  • Construct the technical approach and platform architecture for success
  • Define the technical needs and resources
  • Guide technical discussions and customer onboarding


Minimum qualifications

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience
  • 4 years of experience in software development, including experience
  • Portfolio of products and solutions that demonstrate the technical expertise

Preferred qualifications

  • MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience
  • Strong programming experience with
    • Cloud Deployment: AWS, Google Cloud, etc
    • MEAN development and stack maintenance
    • Web development: HTML, CSS, Javascript, etc
    • Mobile development: iOS, Android
  • Past experience with DevOps, customer support, and high availability systems

Apply now, if you want to actively take part in an amazing startup journey.

    Why join Stay22 ?

    • A lively work environment
    • Jump in one of the fastest-growing startups in Montreal
    • The opportunity to travel for professional events
    • Have a key role in the growth of the company
    • A work-life friendly startup
    • Group insurance
    • Walking distance from Mont-Royal metro station, and right on Mont-Royal avenue, with all the services around
    • Diverse team activities
    • An awesome team of hustlers, thinkers and extraordinary human to work hard and play hard with!
    • Work in a challenging position

    ...Has an attitude that shows...

    • Leadership
    • A high level of autonomy and discipline
    • A high sense of accountability
    • The desire to be a part of the success of a promising startup !

    ...Nice to haves...

    • Working knowledge of mapping technology (Mapbox, Leaflet, OSM, etc.)
    • Knowledge of the travel industry
    • Working on embedded web product