Halifax-based social media analytics company Dash Hudson is hiring a Full Stack Developer, which is our Job of the Week posting this week.

Dash Hudson is a visual marketing Software-as-a-Service company that helps its clients increase engagement on their social media platforms. Its software, called Vision, is a one-stop spot for clients to manage, source and engage with the traffic of their photos and videos.

Earlier this month, the company advertised for a Senior Full Stack Developer.

The Jobs of the Week column features openings posted on the Entrevestor Job Board, which focuses on jobs in technology, innovation and startups in Atlantic Canada. The Entrevestor Job Board helps match job openings and candidates in the tech and startup communities and is operated by Entrevestor and Alongside.

Here is an excerpt from the headline posting this week:


Dash Hudson

Full Stack Developer

At Dash Hudson, we believe that in today's world, some of the most meaningful interactions between brands and consumers happen through photos and videos. We aim to make these interactions impactful for brands. Our visual marketing software provides brands with a one-stop solution to create, source, measure, and enhance the engagement of their photos and videos.

We work with the world's leading brands and publishers to drive visual performance across all of their marketing channels. The Full Stack Developer role offers a unique opportunity to build products for the world's leading brands and publishers such as Apple, Nordstrom, Sephora, Unilever, and Hearst from our office in the heart of downtown Halifax.

In case you were wondering, here's a little bit more about our team and products:

We are a diverse and growing team from around the world.

We offer competitive benefits, a flexible work schedule and quarterly wellness benefits.

We build best-in-class beautiful, functional products that our customers love.

Our marketing platform is competing with the biggest companies in the marketing software industry.

We have a big vision for the future of visual intelligence. We want you to be part of it.

Our current stack includes: Vue.js, Python, Flask, Celery, Docker, MySQL, Redis, AWS (Aurora, ELB, ECS and lots more).

And here are a few interesting details about our tech:

Over 30 million unique monthly visitors for tools we support

Our tools are used on many very popular websites

Hundreds of TBs of media processed

Over 1 million images / videos added every month

Tens of TBs of data in our databases

Over 100 EC2 production instances

99.999% uptime

Large ML compute clusters for real time feedback

Large ElasticSearch clusters for snappy searches

Full CI/CD pipeline, 100% containerized microservice architecture

Dash Hudson is a group of hard-working go-getters. We are energetic, lively, and fast-learning. We take our work seriously, but not ourselves. The Dash Hudson office isn't your conventional office-you won't find any cubicles here. We created a space for our team to thrive in, and made sure to invest in a space that promotes both productivity and pause. We should also mention that we are very fond of furry friends at Dash Hudson, and have many honourary mascots that double as occasional coworkers.

Check out our office for yourself! : https://vimeo.com/373968412/694a9a7318


You will be collaborating closely with our designers, product owners and other developers. You will influence the initial specs for new products and features, build/modify backend APIs, write front-end javascript code that integrates with back-end APIs, and be responsible for ongoing improvements once deployed. If you are interested in joining a team of passionate people who like to work hard and play hard, we look forward to hearing from you soon!

Design, build, test and maintain web applications and services

Implement APIs using RESTful conventions for integrating with web and mobile applications

Work closely with our product and design teams to customize user experience on the front-end

Analyze and optimize application code for efficiency and performance

Write clean and well-organized code in accordance with industry best practices

Participate in peer reviewing of code and share expertise with other team members . . . 

Read the full job posting here.