Avid Life Media – Developer

Mid-Town, Toronto, ON


Want to work with fun people, on a fun product, and make a huge difference?

Then you want to be at Avid Life Media.

Avid Life Media has some of the world’s top social entertainment and dating sites:

  • Millions of people date through Avid Life Media.
  • Thousands of people find matches every day.
  • We make money and AREN’T advertising supported.

Avid Life Media is a fast-paced company that measures releases in days not weeks and rewards individual initiative and gumption.

This is key member of the team, and a growth position. You will have your fingers in the entire breadth of Avid Life Media’s offerings: our website, social networking apps (Facebook, MySpace, Bebo, etc) and iPhone and other mobile apps.

You will

  • Develop a world class product and user experience using agile methodologies.
  • Experience developing and deploying high availability, high performance web applications.
  • Create detailed specifications and documentation.

You need

  • Strong skills in LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP).
  • Ability to pickup new environments and languages quickly.
  • Compatibility with a workplace built around small, highly motivated teams.
  • Familiarity with modern web frameworks is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Ruby, Python, Java, or C/C++ is a plus.
  • Strong information architecture and database design skills.
  • Good understanding of current web technologies:
    • (Standards-based) HTML, CSS
    • – JavaScript (jQuery, Prototype, other frameworks)
    • – AJAX
    • – Memcache

Additional Details

Located in mid-town Toronto.

No agencies or contractors please.

Applicants must live in the Greater Toronto Area or be willing to relocate.

To Apply

Send resumes to jobs at almlabs.com