API Integrations Specialist / Web Dev Kickstarter

New & Recent GradsVancouverFull-time

Founded in 2009, Eventbase is the leading mobile technology platform for premium events. Winner of “Best Event App” in 2014 and 2015 from the Event Technology Awards, Eventbase was recently rated as the 19th Fastest Growing Company in BC by Business in Vancouver.  Trusted by global brands for their Tier 1 conferences and trade shows, our clients include IBM, Microsoft, SAP, HP, Cisco, CES, Cannes Lions, and SXSW. Eventbase also delivers apps for consumer events, including the Olympic Games, Comic-Con International and the Sundance Film Festival. The Eventbase premium platform propels events into the mobile age, personalizing the experience through apps that incorporate sophisticated design, industry-leading scalability, and groundbreaking innovations.

We're looking for an enthusiastic, and highly organized API Integrations Specialist to assist in the implementation of our mobile event platform for events worldwide.  You will work with a Project Manager and a talented team of web developers and designers producing apps for iOS, Android, Mobile Web and other platforms.  In this support based role, you will be responsible for data feeds and API integrations and contributing to the successful deliver of our apps to our clients. API Integrations Specialists support multiple client projects simultaneously.  Successful API Integration Specialists are highly organized, excellent multi-taskers and context switchers who thrive in fast-paced environments.  This is an excellent opportunity for new Computer Science graduates to kickstart their careers.

WHAT YOU'LL DO

  • Analyze 3rd party API documentation and endpoints
  • Write code for app schedule and attendee data
  • Use Git / Bitbucket for version control of our apps
  • Set up authentication with EventbaseImplement client change requests
  • Collect statistics and data for clients
  • Support Producers on technical calls with clients
  • Provide client support in the form of onsite or on call support
  • Attend cross functional meetings, scrum and standups
  • Set up 3rd party applications to integrate with our projects

WHO YOU ARE

  • Bsc. in Comp. Sci or equivalent degree or experience
  • Possess technical skills in the mysterious art of SQL, databases and data manipulation or the aptitude to learn these tools
  • Knowledge of programming in PHP
  • A real interest in mobile app technology and/or project management
  • Proven ability to multi-task, prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment where change is the only constant
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Self-motivatedTeam player with a “can-do” attitude
  • A desire to work on the bleeding edge and learn new technologies

We work hard and smart, and insist on having fun. Our cool Yaletown office provides a casual work environment with a few office dogs and an in-house coffee barista thrown in for good measure.

Additionally, each member of our team is eligible for our unique Ticket To Ride and Professional Development program! This gives you the chance to experience an event we build the app for to gain first-hand knowledge and see our hard work in action!

To Apply:

Please complete our online form and attach your resume and cover letter with responses to the following questions:

-How you will contribute to our company culture?
-Tell us why you may be the ideal candidate for this role.            
-What is the best event (ie. music or film festival, sporting, tradeshow or conference) you've attended?
-How do you think mobile apps can improve the experience of attending an event?

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