At LeadSift we are building a Sales Intelligence platform to mine intent from the public web to help B2B organizations identify and reach their best prospects at the right time.

As a software engineer, you’ll be working in a team of developers on diverse projects. To be successful in this role, programmers must demonstrate their knowledge of critical thinking and problem solving. Proficiency with Python, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript is required.

You’ll be part of a strong, hard working engineering team in a start-up environment, and learn hands-on about our industry and our customers. We love people who can set their own direction and are self-motivated, work hard and are passionate about what they create.

LeadSift is backed by some of the most prominent venture investors including OMERS Ventures, Salesforce, Innovacorp and a stellar group of angel investors.

Full Time / Halifax, NS / Starting Immediately


  • Contribute to sprint planning where tasks will be estimated and prioritized
  • Collaborate with other programmers to design and implement features
  • Produce well-organized, optimized, and documented source code
  • Debug existing source code as well as build new features
  • Be able to work independently when required
  • Develop source code across the stack, Front and Back end development

Must Have Skills

  • Fluent in Python, Must have professional experience
  • Proficiency with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Excellent debugging and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of Django Web Framework, and Javascript MVC frameworks
  • Understanding of cross browser development
  • Experience with Test Driven Development

Nice to Have Skills

  • Working knowledge of AngularJS, React, KnockoutJS
  • Experience building a search based web interface
  • Experience with Elasticsearch
  • Experience building a large scale web application
  • DevOps experience
  • Experience with Solr (full text search)
  • Experience with Celery or other queueing software
  • Experience with AWS


  • Start-up culture = being able to get your hands dirty with many things at once
  • Full health benefits from day one
  • Regular team lunches, Daily foosball games
  • Equity Options

Send your resumes at [email protected]. Along with your application, please include references to any open source contributions you’ve made or examples of side projects (i.e. Github, HackerNews, your own website)