Software Developer And Growth Hacker

Location Toronto, ON

Job Type Full Time

R2 Capital & Investments is a technology-driven platform that provides qualified

individuals and institutions access to fully underwritten commercial real estate (CRE)

opportunities. We combine in house proprietary technology with 3rd party APIs to bring

cutting edge solutions to our clients. Our decades of institutional experience with cutting

edge technology in order to empower our investors through direct access and greater

transparency. R2 is all about innovation and we are at the fore front of FinTech in CRE

capital. CRE industry has been a laggard in the tech space and we certainly aim to

leverage on that and grow our business by use of technology. Beyond R2’s proprietary

technology (internal & external), we have developed two additional software solution

that are related to CRE capital:

Pistachio is a SaaS model that is substantially developed and being used by two of

Canada’s largest REITs and we ourselves have transacted over $1 billion worth of CRE

debt transactions on it. It’s ready for exponential growth. For more watch video:

Matrixmail is our in-house data, crm and email engine that we use to power R2

investments with. Matrixmail is a simple and effective tool and we intend to

commercialize it. Going forward we would like to integrate certain AI features with matrix

so that we can have better understanding of our clients.

In a nut shell, we are a Start up – we are ambitious, successful, experiencing some

growing pains, learning every day and striving to be the best. We are excited about our

future and hope to bring on people who can be part of our growth.

What we offer…

• Exponential learning and exposure to our CEO and leadership team who are

CRE FinTech disruptors and obsessed with growth.

• A team of super talented folks, from a wide variety of educational and work

backgrounds, who love to share their knowledge. Our principals have decades of

experience working with BMO, RBC, CIBC and JLL’s corporate finance teams

and we now leverage our relationships to offer exceptional underwritten

commercial real estate opportunities to our client base.

• Working on complex multi-million dollar deals and projects that are exclusive to

us: both on debt & equity side of CRe

• Fast paced, high growth, entrepreneurial environment

• Cognitive Diversity, Sarcasm and dry humor, served with a side of in-house

Nespresso

• Beautiful offices located at 1 University; perfect for a downtown dweller or

suburban commuter

• Brownie points for hitting Bull’s eye on our office Dart Board. Beer keg coming!

What you are…

• A non-traditional and not a 9-5 mindset; you are not a bandwagoner and love to

challenge the status quo

• Someone who wants to spearhead market leading technology initiatives in the

Commercial Real Estate, Private Equity, Debt financing markets

• Appetite for curiosity, change and collaboration

• Can talk the big talk but is a doer i.e “get’s the @#$% done”

• Diversity of thought, leadership and perspective

• High tolerance for uncertainty and ambiguity

• Very dynamic, creative and problem solving mindset

• Someone who can look at the bigger picture but not afraid to conduct a deep dive

• Analytics junkie

Role

We are looking for a Software Developer aka Growth Hacker to help further build and

enhance our in house technology platforms. You will be expected to write code –

primarily PHP.

Software related responsibilities

• Producing clean, efficient code based on specifications.

• Testing and deploying programs and systems.

• Fixing and improving existing software.

• Produce clean, efficient code based on specifications instructed.

• Integrate software components and third-party programs.

• Verify and deploy programs and systems.

• Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing software.

Requirements

• 2-3 years proven experience as a Software Developer.

• Familiarity with Agile development methodologies

• Experience with software design and development in a test-driven environment.

• Knowledge of coding languages (e.g. PHP, C++, Java, JavaScript) and

frameworks/systems (e.g. AngularJS, Git).

• Experience with databases and Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) frameworks (e.g.

Hibernate)

• Ability to learn new languages and technologies

• Excellent communication skills

• Attention to detail, resourcefulness and troubleshooting aptitude

• Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field.

Compensation

Competitive salary and equity options for the right candidate

How to apply

Email – amar.nijjar@r2-re.com