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Minimum Viable Product Development Specialist



Software Engineering · Contractor
20 – 25 CAD per hour
Posted on Tuesday, December 12, 2023

Company Description:

Multivent is an innovative startup committed to transforming event planning through cutting-edge technology. Our mission is to streamline the event management process, providing our clients with a seamless and efficient experience. At Multivent, we believe in the power of diversity and are dedicated to fostering an inclusive environment that thrives on collaboration and creativity.

Responsibilities of the Role:

  • **Collaboration with Founder:**Understand the vision, goals, and requirements of Multivent's Minimum Viable Product (MVP).

  • **Development Leadership:**Lead the development of the MVP based on outlined features and functionalities. Conduct regular code reviews, testing, and debugging to ensure MVP quality and functionality.

  • **Technology Stack Management:**Select appropriate technologies and tools, considering scalability and efficiency. Stay updated on the latest trends and advancements in relevant technologies.

  • **Collaboration:**Work closely with the founder to translate business requirements into technical specifications. Collaborate with team members to integrate various components into a functional system.

  • **Agile Development:**Follow agile development methodologies for a flexible and iterative development process. Provide regular updates on MVP development progress, identifying challenges and proposing solutions.

  • **Problem Solving:**Address technical issues promptly, proposing effective solutions. Contribute to discussions on optimizing and enhancing MVP features.

  • **Documentation:**Maintain comprehensive documentation for code, processes, and workflows. Ensure the codebase is well-documented and understandable for future development.

  • **Quality Assurance:**Collaborate with the founder to define and execute testing strategies. Conduct thorough testing to identify and resolve bugs or issues.

  • **Timeline Management:**Work within specified timelines and contribute to meeting project milestones. Provide realistic time estimates for tasks and features.

  • **Continuous Improvement:**Seek opportunities to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of the development process. Proactively identify areas for improvement and propose optimizations.

  • **Communication:**Maintain open communication with the founder and team members. Participate in team meetings and discussions.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Proven experience in leading the development of Minimum Viable Products.
  • Strong expertise in relevant technologies and tools.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Familiarity with agile development methodologies.
  • Effective communication and collaboration abilities.
  • Experience with documentation best practices.
  • Quality assurance and testing proficiency.
  • Strong timeline management skills.
  • Continuous improvement mindset.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a diverse team.

Start Date, Hourly Wage, and Duration of Contract:

  • Start Date: January 22, 2024
  • Hourly Wage: $20-25 CAD per hour
  • Duration of Contract: 3 months

Funding Information:

This role is funded, in part, by the Black Founders Network (BFN) Career Advancement Program supported by the Ministry of Citizenship & Multiculturalism and their Black Youth Action Plan (BYAP) which works towards eliminating systemic, race-based disparities by increasing opportunities for Black youth across the province. Therefore, to be eligible for this role, applicants must self-identify as Black, be between 18 – 35 years old, be based in Ontario, and register to join the BFN Talent Network (click here to register).

We look forward to welcoming a dynamic individual who shares our passion for innovation and diversity to join our Multivent team!

Multivent is an equal opportunity employer.

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