Back-end Engineer


Toronto, Ontario

Back-end Engineer

Pascal WealthTech designs digital technology to empower financial advisors. Integrated, intelligent and intuitive, the Pascal digital platform provides an end-to-end solution for independent advisors, portfolio managers, family offices, credit unions and enterprise wealth management firms. From its best-in-class user experience to 100% digital onboarding and compliance, behavioural finance profiling, intelligent portfolio builder and integrated client engagement tools, Pascal makes the advisor’s world better.

We are looking for back-end engineers who are motivated by the opportunity to join an engineering team committed to transforming wealth management with our integrated digital technology.



  • 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


  • 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