Backend Developer to a start-up company. Fully remote!

Posted 29 June 2021
Job type SEED - Permanent
DisciplineBackend Development
Contact NameDanny Claridge

Job description

Our client is looking for Junior and Senior Back-End Developers to work fully remote! 

About our client

They are a start-up company, founded in 2020. Their mission is to help sports fans get more out of what they love. Using real-life player data, they create new, fantasy sports experiences tapping into the endless curiosity, imagination, and passion of fans. Every experience is built to be social and shareable creating a destination for fans to go before, during, and after the games. They are looking for experienced, committed people to join their team.

The role 
As a Back-End Developer you are responsible for building and maintaining their core business layer and microservice APIs, providing high-performing solutions that are highly scalable. 


For the Senior role they are looking for someone who has practical experience of at least 3 years with:

  • Node.js development.
  • GraphQL-based APIs.
  • Data access/API integration.
  • Test-driven development.
  • Extensive unit and integration testing.
  • NoSQL databases (MongoDB, DynamoDB, Redis).
  • AWS/Google Cloud solutions.
  • Performance monitoring and scalable architectures.

Solid understanding of:

  • Architectural patterns relating to code reusability, maintainability and extensibility.
  • Core software engineering patterns and approaches.
  • Scaleable, resilient microservices architecture.
  • Analytics and performance monitoring practices.

Willingness to:

  • Self-manage workload, progress reports, documentation and other important day-to-day activities.
  • Work in a decentralized team where trust and transparency are core practices, not values.
  • Work in an Agile environment, implementing and enforcing proper CI, feature branching and other best practices.

Bonus points

Extra points for experience with:

  • FaunaDB (or other cloud-based database).
  • Google Cloud Services (Functions, Storage, Firebase).
  • Machine Learning.
  • Google Analytics 360 / Amplitude / AppsFlyer.
  • Real-time communications architecture

For Junior position they are looking for someone who has experience 1 year either with: 

  • PHP 
  • Python 
  • Interest in Node.js 

Do you see yourself working in a start-up company where you play important role for building up the core team and all that fully remote? If yes, then Apply now!