About this position

LifeRaft is looking to fill the Software Developer position, reporting to the VP, Engineering

Based out of Nova Scotia, Canada, LifeRaft was incorporated in 2014 with a clear objective to advance corporate security. We pride ourselves on our innovative spirit and determination to help solve new challenges developed by the complexities of open source data

Our SaaS-based threat intelligence platform, called Navigator, is designed to identify, track, and validate issues from open source channels (surface, deep web, and darknet) related to executive safety, fraud prevention, and asset & infrastructure protection.

The Senior Software Developer is responsible for implementing new features in our platform, maintenance and bug fixes. We look for proactive individuals that will take ownership and contribute with ideas to the product roadmap to build a world class platform.


About the role:

  • Participate in all scrum ceremonies (grooming and planning sessions, standups, retrospectives)
  • Estimate, code and validate your assigned issues
  • Perform code reviews and peer programming when necessary
  • Take ownership of your work and tasks, strive to continuously improve and learn
  • Collaborate with other team members

Experience and Qualifications

  • Experience writing effective unit tests
  • We will value experience with Microservices (Docker/Kubernetes/Kafka)
  • Experience working with relational databases (MySQL experience is preferred)
  • Extensive experience with JavaScript frameworks (React experience is preferred)
  • We will value experience with PHP/Laravel, Python and Elastic Search


Working With Us

  • Health & Dental Benefits
  • Competitive salary
  • Fully remote, with optional office availability
  • Free office parking (office in Bayer’s Lake)


LifeRaft values inclusion and diversity in our workplace. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of race, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, family status, genetic characteristics, disability, or any other protected characteristic.


When applying please provide your resume and cover letter