Full Stack Developer – Consumer Growth

As a Full Stack Developer – Consumer Growth on Sampler’s Product Team, you’ll develop elegant code for the continuous optimization and enhancement of our consumer experience to help drive conversions and audience growth.

About You:

The ideal candidate is a strong problem solver excited to tackle complex technical challenges. You love learning new technologies almost as much as you love mastering those you already know. You thrive in environments where the products are innovative, the customers are global, and the stakes are high. You choose to work with startups so you can get your hands dirty.


About Us:

When you come to Sampler, you’re joining a rapidly-growing team of passionate people from all walks of life. We’re female-founded and prize diversity and respect. We think our work is fun, even on the days when it’s hard. We value personal growth, and strive to ensure each of our colleagues is learning as much as they can every day.

We’re also creating amazing products that make a real difference in the way CPG brands connect with their consumers. Since 2013, we’ve worked with over 300 brands to deliver millions of product samples to consumers worldwide, backed by robust 1st party targeting data, extensive remarking capabilities, and integrations with other critical systems in the brand marketer’s stack.

We’re changing the face of product sampling — join us!


About the Role:

Reporting to our VP Product, you’ll work on the optimization and enhancement of our consumer experience, used by consumers to find and claim free product samples from global brands, in order to drive conversions and audience growth.

  • Collaborate on rapid iterations of the design, development, and deployment cycle to deliver UX enhancements and features
  • Write clean, testable code using a test-driven design methodology
  • Develop across the stack, but with a focus on the front-end
  • Implement A-B testing infrastructure to assess iteration success


What You Need:

  • A startup mentality
  • BSc in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent experience
  • 3 years experience writing & debugging web application software
  • Javascript development experience using Angular.js or similar framework
  • PHP development experience using Laravel or similar framework
  • Strong CSS skills
  • Knowledge of relational databases and SQL queries
  • GIT proficiency
  • Comfortable working in a Linux environment
  • A firm understanding of best practices for responsive web design in cross-browser environments
  • Bonus points for experience with:
    • PostgreSQL
    • RESTful APIs
    • A-B testing suites and methodologies
    • oAuth, esp Facebook, Google, Snapchat, Instagram
    • Digital AdTech, esp Google, Facebook, Snapchat, Salesforce, Adobe


What We Offer:

  • Group health benefits
  • Employee stock options
  • Flexible working hours and work from home days
  • Bi-weekly catered lunches with halal, vegan and gluten free options
  • A truly amazing espresso machine. Seriously.
  • Healthy snacks & refreshments (and some less-healthy ones)
  • Dog friendly office
  • Weekly onsite yoga classes
  • Central location at Adelaide & Spadina, with some of the city’s best lunch spots
  • A bright and clean work environment full of friendly faces


Sampler is a proudly diverse company and encourages applications from candidates of colour, women, queer candidates, candidates with caregiving responsibilities, immigrant candidates, transgender candidates, and candidates with disabilities.


To apply please forward a resume and cover letter to erik@sampler.io.