Full Stack JavaScript Developer at Semios (Vancouver, BC, Canada)

Full Stack JavaScript Developer at Semios (Vancouver, BC, Canada)

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Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada
Type: Full Time
Created: 2021-10-23 05:00:23

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Who we are:

Semios is a market leader in leveraging the internet-of-things (IoT) and big data to improve the sustainability and profitability of specialty crops. With 500 million data points being reported by our sensors every day, we leverage our big data analytics, such as in-depth pest and disease modeling, to empower tree fruit and tree nut growers with decision-making tools to minimize resources and risks.

Check this video out as it shows what we do and our positive environmental impact!

Our innovative work has received several industry awards:

One of our partners produced this short video which shows what we do and our positive environmental impact.

We know our journey is only achievable by having a great team who shares ideas, tries new things and learns as we go.

Who you are:

Motivated by meaningful work, you are looking for more than just a job; you want to work for a dynamic, growing company that finds solutions to real-life problems, such as helping the world reduce the use of pesticides and helping nature feed a growing population. Your ideal work environment includes a collaborative team spirit with the opportunity to learn and grow as you take the initiative to try new things.

You are a problem solver who views challenges as possibilities - not problems - and who can produce solutions on both the backend and frontend. You enjoy working both independently and collaboratively in a flexible team environment. You have a desire to work on projects that have a real-world impact on peoples’ lives and in agriculture.

What you will do:

The Applications team at Semios plays a very important role to develop our products and solve unique challenges. As part of the role, you have the opportunity to take ownership of a new feature in our web application to help farmers understand and make data-driven decisions through real-time and historical data monitoring, forecasts, visualizations, or overhead imagery. You will work closely with the Product and UX teams to understand and deliver features users love, as well as contribute to a large REST API shared across applications.


We want you to succeed, so you will need:

  • Fluency in JavaScript.
  • Excellent front-end development experience using React or other libraries/frameworks.
  • Professional experience managing complex states (Context, Redux, Apollo, etc).
  • Professional experience with NodeJS including REST APIs or GraphQL.
  • Experience collaborating in Git with teams.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Curious eagerness to learn and question assumptions (even your own).
  • Solid problem-solving skills and a passion/love for it.

Nice to have:

  • Experience testing front-end and back-end code.
  • Experience with AWS, GCP, Serverless, and/or Docker.
  • Knowledge of SQL languages like PostgreSQL or BigQuery.
  • Experience with Google Maps, Leaflet, MapBoxGL, and/or PostGIS.
  • Experience with charting libraries such as HighCharts.
  • Good knowledge of UI/UX design.
  • Experience implementing Single Sign On (SSO).


Why this is the opportunity for you:

  • Sleep better knowing you're making the world a better place through more sustainable food production
  • Work with a team that values fun, laughter, and each other
  • Have a lasting impact as you help to build a company
  • Learn a lot along the way!