The Opportunity

Montreal, QC
Full-time - Permanent

We're looking for an experienced backend developer to help us build and improve AmpMe - the app that lets you sync phones with your friends to listen to music and watch videos at the same time! We’ve also recently released remote parties and chatting - throwing some of world's biggest parties!

You will be an essential part of our team, helping scale AmpMe to the tens of millions of users across the world. Come join our awesome team that loves to work hard and play hard - we’re infamous for our team activities!

What we’re looking for:

  • Strong knowledge of
    • Node.js and familiarity with Java, Go and Scala
    • Docker, orchestration (ex: Kubernetes) and microservices architecture
    • Relational and non-relational databases (MongoDB, MySQL)
    • Git and the GitHub Flow
  • Experience with high traffic and highly available systems
  • A strong desire to learn in a fast-paced environment
  • Good communication skills in English and French (asset)

Your role:

  • Develop and maintain AmpMe's backend infrastructure
  • Ensure the performance, scalability, availability, and responsiveness for AmpMe users
  • Collaborate with our team to define, design, build and ship awesome features
  • Take data-driven decisions regarding the future of our infrastructure
  • Maintain high code quality, organization, and automatization

What you deserve:

  • Competitive compensation for your exceptional work
  • Private health clinic and comprehensive health benefits
  • Up to 10% yearly team performance bonus
  • Stock options to make sure we’re all in this together
  • A vacation bonus, that can be spent on the destination of your choice
  • A brand new laptop of your choice and premium bluetooth headphones
  • A fun place to work in the heart of downtown Montreal with access to all of its amenities

What you'll need


Education: College Degree in Computer Science or more
Experience: 3+ years 


  • English required
  • French a big plus 

We're looking for

Core Skills

Scala Jenkins GIT DevOps MongoDB Google App Engine Amazon Web Services (AWS) Java Node.js Infrastructure

A little bit about us


AmpMe launched in late 2015, bringing a spontaneous idea to reality, raised over 13 million dollars in funding to become the world's first social music platform. Named one of the most innovative apps by Google, AmpMe has been downloaded over 12 million times by music lovers across the globe. Our current world record is over 22,000 phones synced at the same time. Let's break it together!