Stormboard - PHP / JS Developer

About Stormboard:

Located in Edmonton, Canada, Stormboard is a fast-growing, customer focused brainstorming and collaboration software company with users collaborating in 181 countries around the world.

Stormboard’s software helps companies make their meetings more effective and turn their ideas into action. With Stormboard users can generate, discuss, prioritize, act on their best ideas, and increasing both the quality and quantity of ideas. Our application is delivered via the cloud and lets remote teams collaborate on a shared whiteboard without expensive travel.

At Stormboard, you will work with a small and passionate team to help our customers be successful turning their ideas into action.

We offer a competitive salary and have great opportunities to grow into more senior roles within the company.


This is a full-time position based at our head office in the Garneau neighborhood of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. No virtual or work from home options are available.

Position Overview:

As a developer at Stormboard, you will have opportunities to contribute to all aspects of the application code-base. You will work closely and collaboratively with the team to deliver and maintain innovative features that will improve user experience and increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the users of Stormboard.

You need to enjoy writing solid, scalable, well-documented, and bug-free code. You need to be able to quickly diagnose problems and apply creative problem-solving skills to find a great solution. You need to be a strong communicator and collaborator and thrive in a fast-paced working environment.


  • Design and write code with a focus on performance, scalability, and security.
  • You will assist with identifying and correcting software defects as well as the development of new features.
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging technologies and industry trends.

Required Experience/Skills:

  • Strong PHP skills.
  • Strong JavaScript (ES6+), HTML5, and CSS3/LESS skills.
  • Strong knowledge of MySQL.
  • PHP unit test writing an asset.
  • Experience writing for Node.js is an asset.
  • Excellent communication and time management skills.
  • Analytical and process-oriented mindset.
  • Demonstrated a desire for continuous learning and improvement.

Stormboard & Diversity

Stormboard is all about innovation and we believe that diversity leads to innovation. Stormboard is committed to employment diversity and works affirmatively to recruit a diverse group of employees. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, age, ancestry, disability status or place of origin.

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • MySQL: 1 year
  • PHP: 2 years
  • JavaScript: 2 years
  • Node.JS: 1 year