Rubik’s Cube

Like big, brainy challenges?
Gossamer Threads might be your kind of place.

Yes, we have a reasonably nice office and great client list. Truth is, though, most web shops can offer you exactly the same. The real perks we offer are big technical problems waiting for you to dig into. Interested?



Most of us (Jack being the exception) aren’t early risers. So, we slowly trickle in around 10am. We arrive at our office in downtown Vancouver mostly by bike or transit and like to start our mornings off right with a coffee—from our rather fancy shmancy coffee machine.

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Gossamer Threads maintains a well-trained and stable employee roster. This isn’t by accident; we’re very selective about the people we ask to be part of our team. Our vetting process involves the submission of a code sample prior to the interview stage and exhaustive interviews with our hiring committee (senior programmer, head project manager, CEO, and COO).

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Almost everyone has been in that weird spot: having applied for a job, but not hearing anything back. Did they actually receive the resume? What’s one to do? Call? E-mail? Send out telepathic signals? We know what a weird spot that can be and, as such, have drafted some responses to common questions from Gossamer Threads applicants.

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Job Postings

PHP Developer [NEW]

You will be expected to produce and maintain industry-leading code in a timely fashion. This position will require you to liaise and regularly work with project managers and other developers regarding current projects and goals.

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Senior System Administrator

We are looking for a Senior Systems Administrator to work with and to help lead a strong support team providing focused service to our clients. You will have experience managing a large number of servers, have a solid foundation in Linux or Windows server platforms (3--5 years), and be comfortable working at all levels of the stack for demanding Web applications.

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Systems Support Analyst

The ideal applicant will support a fully managed hosting environment with a diverse customer base ranging from small/medium-sized businesses to enterprise environments. You will work directly with customers on diagnosing and resolving support issues and work with systems internally to identify trends in performance as well as design, develop, and deploy new systems.

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Web Application Developer

We're looking for someone with a good background in Perl and web application development to join our team of developers.

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