Full Stack Developer (Java)

Technology W. Toronto, Ontario


Position at Havas

Plastic is an affiliate of Havas Canada and is a award winning mobile agency. We are currently searching for a Full Stack Java Developer to become part of our team. We are seeking a passionate, resourceful, detail oriented individual who thrives on working in a fast-paced Agile- SCRUM environment. The selected individual should be experienced designing and building web applications. The candidate will work alongside our talented project managers, engineers and designers to create award-winning websites. A detail-oriented developer, who can balance desires for perfection with the demands of a rigorous pipeline, would be considered ideal for this position.

Job Type: Full-time or Contract

Please Note: Only applicants residing in Canada will be considered. 


  • Develop web services based on Java technologies
  • Develop and support a web-based application with responsive UI using JSP, HTML, JSON and JQuery
  • Architect, code and debug problematic code
  • Follow and implement creative designs and experiences
  • Build against popular Web frameworks and APIs
  • Collaborate with designers, developers, business system analysts and testing specialists to deliver the high-quality solution
  • Work with both onshore and offshore teams to ensure coding, testing, debugging and implementation activities are completed as required
  • Implement designs with utmost attention to detail and creativity
  • Participate in the research and evaluation of new tools and technologies

Required Skills:

  • BS in Computer Science or Engineering required or equivalent experience.
  • 3+ years experience developing web applications using Java, both front and back-end development
  • Strong expertise in JSP, J2EE, Eclipse and web hosting technologies
  • 3+ years demonstrated development experience with hand-coding advanced HTML, CSS, and JavaScript (specifically with JQuery framework)
  • MUST have experience with PHP, Python, RoR or Java
  • Experience utilizing Agile development methodologies
  • Must be comfortable using version control systems such as Git
  • Should be self-motivated and able to work independently

Employee Perks:

  • Comprehensive Health Benefits
  • A fun, open working environment

Company Description:

Plastic Mobile, a Havas Company is a mobile agency dedicated to helping our clients create and launch successful mobile experiences. We exclusively work with companies that are looking to make a difference in the mobile space and make it an integral part of their customers' lives. We specialize in ideating, designing and engineering apps and sites for smartphones, tablets, and devices everywhere for commerce, loyalty, payment, wallets, location-based and transactional branded experiences.

Plastic is headquartered out of Toronto, Montreal and New York City powered by the best creative minds, mobile strategists and software engineers designing and building world-class mobile experiences.

Find us on the Web: http://www.plasticmobile.com, http://ca.havas.com/