Next MatterNext Matter

Senior Backend Engineer

Posted 07.09.2020
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In this role you will:


  • Prepare our product for full public launch later this year as part of our growing team of technology and business professionals.
  • Develop simple, high-quality solutions to our customer's problems in collaboration with your design, frontend and backend engineering colleagues.
  • Shape our product and technology roadmap and architecture for the months and years ahead.
  • Develop your backend engineering, systems integration, and cross-functional collaboration skills.


You will be a good fit for this role if you:


  • Have extensive professional experience in developing backend APIs with with Python (Django). A basic understanding of or an interest in learning Javascript and React is a plus.
  • Are a very strong communicator, technically as well as in customer, product and team collaboration terms.
  • Enjoy writing clean, maintainable and testable code.
  • Take full ownership for all aspects of your work.
  • Have experience working directly with product, design, frontend, and customer success colleagues.
  • Collaborate closely with your frontend and backend engineering colleagues to implement new features, address technical debt, and review each other's work.
  • Care about performance, quality of code, API design as well as the security aspects of backend development.
  • Navigate the complete project lifecycle from design to production confidently.
  • Enjoy working with people from a wide range of technical skills and backgrounds.
  • Like to bring new ideas to the table that will shape our product, technology, and company.
  • Master remote work and collaboration.


Benefits:


  • The chance to join a fast-growing, well-funded, early stage startup, with an experienced, tech-driven founding team and a validated product / business model.
  • Get to contribute to shaping the future of our company and product, and see the impact of your work.
  • The opportunity to work remotely. We are a remote team located in Germany, France, Austria, Finland and Canada.
  • Support for your personal and professional development.
  • A competitive salary and equity options.
  • Pick from several packages of equipment. We'll set you up with either an Apple MacBook Pro or a Lenovo machine along with any software you need.


What it’s like working with us: 


We are a cross-functional team that values transparency, ensuring that every team member has access to the information they need to make the right decisions. As a team, we are always challenging ourselves to grow, learn and improve. We invest in employee development, and are committed to helping each other get better at what we do. We aim to build a team of people who treat each other exceptionally well, work hard but always have fun doing it.


Open-source is vital to Next Matter. We rely on many projects from the community to run our business and we encourage our team to give back.


Next Matter is made up of people from a wide variety of backgrounds and lifestyles. We embrace diversity and strive to develop an inclusive culture where everyone can contribute. 

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Posted 07.09.2020