Senior Software Engineer
Cambridge, ON

Surex is Canada's fastest growing digital insurance brokerage, recently named #22 on the 2018 Growth 500 list by Canadian Business and top 5 in financial services. We are expanding into Kitchener- Waterloo and are searching for senior level developers.

We currently operate in 6 provinces and 2 territories. With over 40,000 active insurance policies we have aggressive plans to expand to over 500,000 policies the next 10 years.

  • 5+ Years experience PHP
  • Familiarity with Object oriented design patterns
  • Symfony experience preferred
  • Understanding of API design
  • Understanding of XML, JSON serialization/deserialization
  • Experience with using webservices
  • Experience with HTTP caching
  • Experience with MongoDB, Doctrine ODM
  • Experience with Symfony's Validation component
  • Understanding of Unit, Integration and Behavior testing
  • AWS, Cloudfront, Varnish, Redis, RabbitMQ experience a plus

About this Company:

  • Founded in 2012, we offer insurance in six provinces and two territories
  • Placed 4th on the 2018 Top 10 Brokerages in Canada list, by Insurance Business (placed 5th in 2017)
  • Back-to-back finalist for the Insurance Industry Employer of Choice Award, by Insurance Business
  • Placed 30th on the 2016 Startup 50 Canada list, by Canadian Business and PROFIT (Canada’s fastest growing startups)

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $85,000.00 to $120,000.00 /year


  • Software Engineering: 5 years (Preferred)