Software Engineer
Article
Vancouver, BC
Hey, we’re Article. We’re a digital-first furniture brand that’s engineering remarkably better furniture experiences. We don’t have brick and mortar stores, so we’re able to deliver better value on beautiful, modern furniture. Recently named one of Canada’s fastest growing companies, we’re on the hunt for talented, enthusiastic team members to join us at our headquarters in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Maybe it’s you we’re looking for?

You will significantly impact the Article business by working on some of these projects:

Marketing spend attribution and performance analysis.
Creating A/B tests for improving conversion rates
Purchasing and inventory forecasting
Product sales predictions
Where should our warehouses be?
Shipment load optimization and routing
Reporting key KPI across all departments
Requirements

We are primarily a Java shop, Excellent command over Java software language is a must.
Experience building web applications using Java software
Experience in other languages is an asset, especially in Python.
Experience with Playframework not needed but will be an asset.
Should be able to hand code CSS and SCSS. Should be able to write clean style sheets.
Experience in JavaScript and frameworks like jQuery, Angular 2 / Vue JS.
Should be able to write custom JavaScript components.
Good problem solving skills as it relates to software developers
4+ Years of software development experience.
Bachelor Degree or Higher in Computer Science, Software Development or related fields.
Benefits

We want Article to be an amazing place to work, and we do our part to take care of our team. In addition to a competitive salary, we provide:

You’ll get all the tools you need to get your job done well.
We believe in the power of a great office. The Article space is housed in a converted warehouse with in-house photo studios, an airy open layout, complimentary snacks, and a killer sushi joint just up the street.
Access to a benefits package with all the bells and whistles.
All employees can enjoy discounts on our products plus free upgraded delivery so you can style your home how you like it.
We don’t just crunch the clock and leave; we also have regular extra-curricular activities. We’re open to suggestions for fun new activities so bring a few ideas along.
Ready to become a Particle? Apply today. We're excited to meet you.