Jobs - Backend Software Developer

Hexoskin is looking for a Backend software developer to join its R&D team.

Work environment

The Backend developer will be in charge of developing and maintaining the Hexoskin server API. She/he will introduce new features and participate in the development of sustainable and deployable Django Restful API and microservices.

She/he will work within the Web development team and interact with the biomedical and application teams. We are results-oriented and passionate about delivering leading innovative products to a large international community.


  • Develop new software features for the web API and maintain existing Hexoskin products.
  • Provide design documents and prepare detailed planning and estimates.
  • Investigate potential issues, errors, inconsistencies, anomalies, etc.
  • Evaluate, test and update software applications to support our clients.
  • Support 3rd party developers to integrate with our API.
  • Participate in the Code Review process.
  • Use efficiently the development environment, compiling tools, version control and bug tracking systems for all software projects.


    • 5 years of experience minimum.
    • Excellent understanding of OOP concepts.
    • Knowledge of design patterns and SOLID principles.
    • Strong knowledge of relational database such as postgreSQL, mySQL.
    • Experience with Python, Django, Flask, fastAPI (asset).
    • Experience with Typescript, Javascript, CSS (asset).
    • Experience with linux and Windows (asset).
    • Knowledge of docker and kubernetes.
    • Knowledge of API security (oauth2, OICD, etc).
    • Experience in best practices of software versioning and control (GitHub, Bitbucket).
    • Ability to write clean, concise and maintainable code.
    • Strong understanding of software testing methods, principles and tools.
    • Good adaptation skills.

      Skills and qualities:

      • Be action-oriented
      • Be customer-oriented
      • Be attentive to his teammates and listen to them
      • Have interpersonal communication skills
      • Know how to learn from experiences, including failures

      What we offer

      • Health-related projects (health research, cardiology, sleep medicine, space missions, etc.).
      • Fast growing startup, recognized as an industry leader in wearable health tech.
      • Lots of opportunities to innovate and take initiatives.
      • You get to work with the latest wearable health devices.
      • Retirement fund contributions.
      • Stock options.
      • Work-life balance.
      • Health benefits and more.


        Hexoskin is the leader & pioneer in non-invasive sensors, software, data science & AI services. Founded in 2006 in Montréal, Hexoskin’s mission is to record and organize personal health information and make it accessible and useful.

        Hexoskin provides solutions and services directly to customers & researchers in security, defense & aerospace, first responders, pharmaceuticals, academics, and healthcare organizations. Mention the pumpkin to let us know you've read this until the end.

        Hexoskin’s headquarters are located at 5800 St-Denis, close to public transit (Metro Rosemont), a 5-minute walk from the Plateau and Mile-End, and a few steps from the bike path on Des Carrières.

        We are a fast-growing team that promotes a diverse, talented, and skilled workforce. Hexoskin promotes an inclusive culture, work-life balance, flexible hours schedule and work from home when possible. Women, visible minorities, indigenous people and people with disabilities are invited to apply.

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