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20 Weber St. North, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 4E7 CANADA
Kik Interactive is a venture-backed startup in Waterloo, Ontario developing products in the mobile space. Kik is creator of Kik Messenger, the cross-platform, mobile messenger that has 10 million users and growing! We’re also the makers of Clik, the smart TV platform that launched in February. And we’re not stopping there. Our goal is to become *the* mobilecommunication platform.
We’re bringing Silicon Valley to Waterloo with a flexible, creative working environment that’s centered on shipping amazing products. We have flexible working hours, catered meals, no dress code, ping-pong and foosball, regular ‘sushi and sake’ nights, and are funded by some of the top venture capital firms in the world (Union Square Ventures, Spark Capital, RRE Ventures). We love working here!
In this role you will be responsible for the integration of our mobile apps with our online services and will be looked to for architectural and technological guidance for our web initiatives. Things will move quickly, and you’ll be leading the charge.
Extensive development experience on high volume servers
Knowledge of the major server-side languages
Able to work closely with designers
Strong understanding of OOP and application design
Experience with Java, C++ or C# development
Catered meals, twice a day
Ping-pong and Foosball tables
On-site fitness club
‘Tools down’ weeks for the team to develop innovative new ideas
Access to an endless supply of Red Rain