Backend Developer

Backend Developer

Montreal - Full-time

The team

The web development team is responsible for fromrachel.com and various business tools including analytics, customer support, and operations. Our technology platforms are built internally with a team of curious, motivated and quick learners.

Rachel is investing in technology and strives to be at the forefront of technical development in the fashion/e-commerce industry. Over the last year and a half, we have built several tools for various aspects of the business including our customer-facing applications. We use a modern and enjoyable stack to build our applications. Currently, we primarily build with NodeJS, React, PostgreSQL and Liquid.

We are currently looking to hire a Backend Developer. Your role will be to scale and build an infrastructure and services to power amazing experience for both Rachel’s passionate customers and for her team. This opportunity will allow you to rapidly grow your skill set, flex your creative muscles to design original solutions, and see your work have a direct impact on company goals. Rachel’s customers are extremely engaged giving you the chance to build the best experience possible.

Rachel’s team is small and nimble, values fun and a bottom-up approach to development. We have a diverse team that’s hard to find elsewhere, especially at a tech-focused company. We respect the way you work, whether you need to work from home or work from New-York (occasionally). We believe you’ll make the best of your time.

You

We are focused on finding an interesting, curious and resourceful person. The ideal candidate is:

  • Comfortable being part of a small team
  • Comfortable designing their own solutions
  • Comfortable working with all parts of the backend stack, from the API to the database and 3rd party services
  • Comfortable with Javascript (ES6,  ES7), Node and SQL
  • Cares about the end-product beyond just writing the code

Secondary qualifications:

  • High proficiency with PostgreSQL, Redis & BigQuery
  • Knowledge of data science, ETL or data modelling
  • Writing skills (we would love to start a blog about some of our solutions)

What you will get

  • Competitive Salary
  • Ownership over your tasks & time
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Health & travel insurance
  • Laptop + office gear

The company

From Rachel is an e-commerce and subscription box service based in Montreal that’s revolutionizing the way women shop for tights. Our goal is to innovate in the fashion industry through technology. Our success is possible thanks to our exceptional team. Join us!


Rachel is currently expanding into new markets. With a strong business model set in Quebec, Rachel is ready to conquer other major Canadian cities and to expand internationally to the U.S. and Europe.

Please send your C.V and cover letter to alex@fromrachel.com to apply.