Full Paid Relocation to Toronto, Canada - Snr. Elixir Engineer

We are looking for extraordinary talent to join WGAMES. Working at WGAMES means working in a young, dynamic and rapidly changing the environment with innovative people who love what they do. We have over 50 people and are growing rapidly at your beautiful offices in downtown Toronto. Check out our building by googling 134 Peter Street, Toronto.

We’re building more than just games, we are building the new social communities. Starting with our first product, Neverland Casino, a not-for-gambling social game, we are well on our way to world wide recognition for ‘bleeding edge’ gaming experiences.

My Name: Mark
My position: Director, People
email: mark@wgames.com
Company name: Wgames
Website: www.wgames.com
Country: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
We are using Elixir/OTP as our core backend development
Job title: Snr. Elixir Engineer
Job description: As an Elixir developer, you will be involved in all parts of the development cycle from idea to implementation and everything in between. We are passionate about Open Source, and our services are primarily written in Elixir, Nodejs, and Scala. We also utilize other cutting-edge technologies: Elastic, BigQuery, and Mnesia. Our philosophy is to use the best tool for the job to provide the optimal solution
Salary range: Full time. What do you need?
Position on remote work: No remote applications please. We will happily relocate you to our beautiful and growing city. It’s been said we are #2 behind Silicon valley for Tech ecosystem
Required skills:
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or similar equivalent work experience.
• 5+ years of experience in development of various complex systems dealing with high trafficked, high availability and high transactional systems
• You have a comprehensive understanding of the full Software Development Life Cycle
• 2+ years of experience in Elixir/OTP and ideally coming from Ruby or Erlang before that
• You have experience with Linux
• You have good English oral and written skill
What the successful job applicant will be working on:
High transactional back-end systems developed in Elixir/OTP
About the interview process
ideally you come from an “visa exempt” country. This will fast track your relocation whereas you can be landed in Toronto within 30 days or starting the process with us. While ideally we want you to come from a visa exempt country, please note it may take upto 4 months if not from one of these countries:


Step 1: Send your resume to mark@wgames.com with the subject line: Senior Elixir
Step 2: Phone conversation with me
Step 3: Development chat with Senior leaders
Step 4: Online test and review with team
Step 5: Offer and reference checks
Step 6: Select target date for arrival

No phone calls please. Just send me your resume to mark@wgames.com with the subject: Senior Elixir


Would welcome to meet you at Elixirconf in Denver Aug 28 and Aug 29 even if you don’t want to come to Canada, let’s a have a pop!