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Software Developer

Come Work With Us!

Job Posted: 

January 13, 2023

Vertical City is an exciting high-growth Scaleup that’s disrupting the digital out-of-home marketing industry. We’re at the intersection of machine intelligence and programmatic advertising to reinvent how the world’s largest brands are connecting with their target audience.

It’s simple. At Vertical City, we believe that smart, passionate people can do amazing things when they are clear on the objectives. Smart, passionate people and teams, with clear objectives, know what they need in order to do their best work. We want to empower our people to do their best work by providing flexibility around where and when they do it.

In 2022, we were selected as one of Quartz's Top Companies for Remote Workers!

Job Details:

Title: Software Developer

Location: Flexible on Canadian Location

Status: 1.0 FTE

Reports to: Director, Product Development

Work Environment: Work from office/home office + 4 Day Work Week

Job Summary & Responsibilities:

You will:

  • Work on new features from embedded software on our elevator screens to our full stack administrative interface to our data warehouse
  • Evolve our product by researching and building exciting new features and see the business impact
  • Participate in code reviews and share knowledge
  • Upgrade our Tech Stack and manage Tech Debt
  • Work on new stuff that we haven’t thought of yet

You have:


  • 1-2+ years of experience as a Software Developer
  • Experience with Ruby on Rails or another MVC framework
  • Experience with React or another JavaScript framework
  • Experience with version control (Git) and the Unix command line
  • Some experience with dev ops; you have at least an awareness of how to configure VMs, networking, databases, and how things like load balancing work


  • Bonus for a bachelor’s degree in Computing Science or Software Engineering

You are:

  • Smart and talented and like to work with smart and talented people
  • Collaborator, team player who can lead and follow
  • Passionate about finding pragmatic solutions to complex problems
  • Eager to give and receive feedback
  • Self-motivated, independent thinker
  • Connect your work with business goals
  • A geek at heart, loves new tech
  • A lifelong learner who always looks to improve on their craft

We believe that all skills are trainable. If you're not a perfect match but have lots of drive and curiosity then we urge you to still apply.

To apply:

Send your resumé/CV and cover letter to careers@verticalcity.com

For information on our interview process, head to our careers section.


Some of our perks!

Comprehensive Benefits Plan

  • Healthcare
  • Dental
  • Paramedical (Massage, Chiro, Acupuncture, etc)
  • & more

Remote work friendly

Flexible Working Hours

  • Teams decide when you start and finish work each day

Professional Development Funding

  • Expand your skill set with education / professional development funding

Paid Volunteer Day

  • We encourage you to support an organization you believe in with your time! Works like an extra paid-vacation day

Home Office Equipment

  • We provide a laptop, extra monitor screens, dongles, and other accessories to get you up and running