Back-end Engineer


Toronto, Ontario

Back-end Engineer

We are looking for a Back-end Engineer designer to help Pascal realize its mission to be a wealthtech leader. Toronto, Ontario.



  • Work with business heads and team members to validate and develop a technology roadmap and assist in deriving project documentation related to the technology delivery and operation.
  • Work with team members to engage external industry experts as needed.
  • Identify and communicate technology challenges and risks in a timely manner.
  • Engage with external service providers to validate and engineer integration solutions.
  • In collaboration with team members capture all technology requirements, provide technology updates and share ideas.
  • Construct or assist in the creation of artifacts such as, application architecture, test cases, integration guides, and operational run-books.
  • Helping design a rich, modern, simplified technology platform.


  • Must have solid Python, Django framework experience. Postgres, AWS, and Docker are strong additions.
  • Strong CS fundamentals and experience working in a TDD and Agile environment.
  • Experience with cloud deployed architecture.
  • Effective and efficient communication skills – verbal and written.
  • Self-Starter requiring minimal supervision with the ability to work independently and in teams.
  • Strong ability to balance competing or conflicting requests and priorities of various work activities.
  • Experience in Wealth Management or Capital Markets and preferably within both IIROC and MFDA wealth management channels.
  • Knowledge of existing industry wealth management platforms.


  • 5+ years of work experience in the financial or investment industry.
  • 5 to 7+ years of experience working within a technology team.
  • Organized, analytical thinker with a high attention to detail.
  • Aptitude for understanding various technologies with a flexible, and enthusiastic attitude.
  • Working knowledge and experience using Jira and Confluence is an asset.