App Developer - Part Time Hire

Posted Aug 2, 2022

Job Description:

Help us build an app so no one ever forgets anything every again...ever!

Every RUX we ship has a unique QR (and NFC) code on it that lets a user scan, register and track their RUX and it's contents. We're looking for a full stack developer with mobile experience help us build out on this vision and roadmap. Think IoT for moving your gear around. You'll be responsible for all aspects of planning, development, testing and deployment. It's a small but growing team. You'll be working with the senior developer who was responsible for the original app development. There's already thousands of RUX out in the world and users are registering for the app every day.

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Company: RUX is an innovative startup gear brand based in Squamish, BC. Our mission is to create more time and space for people to enjoy life outside, by creating the most agile and sustainable systems to pack, move and use their gear. 

Project: Web and Mobile App Development 

Hours: Part time hire


Further enhance our RUX app that customers access via NFC or QR on the RUX 70L product itself. Tasks include:

  • Visual / layout improvements
  • Changing default views, menus
  • Bug Fixes
  • Additional checklist and sharing functionalities
  • App instrumentation 
  • Convert to iOS app (to improve scanning and offline)

Skills & Experience:

  • JavaScript application development
  • Have knowledge of working with Shopify platform APIs
  • Experience building full-stack web apps
  • Expertise with HTML, CSS, and understanding of JavaScript,
  • Vue.js
  • Firebase
  • Github
  • Experience with Amazon AWS Amplify or other serverless technologies
  • Native iOS app development
  • Keen interested in user experience

Possible Grant:

We have an opportunity to put our hiring grant to work if the employee:

  • Self-identifies as under-represented, as provided in this list: Indigenous, Black and people of colour,  2SLGBTQQIA+,  Neuro-diverse, Non-binary, Persons living with a visible or invisible disability, Women, Youth from care
  • Must be eligible to work in B.C., including: A Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada or authorized in writing to work in Canada under the federal Immigration and Refugee Protection Act. A 16-years of age or older as per B.C.’s Employment Standards Act.
  • Has completed training or education, whether at a post-secondary institute or through other recognized pathways.
  • Must have completed the training program on or after December 1, 2019
  • Can be a student, including co-op students and international students

Apply: Apply online here