Senior Backend Engineer

Posted 20.04.2022
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About the role:

We are looking for a Senior or Principal Backend Engineer who has experience working in consumer-facing web / mobile products, knows Python (Django) and has a track record of building & shipping products quickly from scratch, at scale (thousands of users). 

You’ll be the first engineer on a completely new product and you'll be working directly with a world class team, with people from companies like Uber, Microsoft, SumUp, Revolut, Loft and Careem


  • Collaborating with product and design and business teams in early product development
  • Writing high-quality code and contribute on Architectural decisions
  • Developing new features, APIs and different tech modules
  • Translating designs and concepts into API skeletons and component architectures
  • Designing and implement low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications
  • Designing, build and implement micro-services architecture
  • Technical conception and implementation of product-specific further developments (internal & external)


  • Minimum 4 years of experience in backend engineering (preferred: Python / Java / Go / Node.js)
  • Ability to define, design and ship new features
  • Ability to work in a fast development environment and quickly adapt to changes
  • Familiarity with CI /CD tools and agile development methodology, as well as version control tools such as Git
  • AWS or other cloud provider experience
  • Experience developing high transaction/volume processing applications
  • Stellar communication and collaboration skills
  • Experienced with Agile Methodologies
  • Experienced with REST and JSON
  • Experienced with best testing practices
  • Experienced with SQL (Postgres) and NoSQL DBs

Nice to have:

  • General familiarity with mortgages and how they work
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Posted 20.04.2022