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Senior Backend Engineer

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Software Engineering
Dublin, Ireland
Posted on Sunday, March 17, 2024

Senior Backend Engineer

  • Engineering
  • Dublin, Ireland
  • Senior
  • Full-time

Description

Who we are:

We’re a team of doers from all walks of life who share a passion for AI and innovation. We firmly believe in personal growth, care deeply about our work, and aspire to be world-class in everything we do.

The opportunity:

We are looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to develop mission critical services and APIs. You will be taking full ownership of a system that directly affects the company’s success. To achieve that, you will collaborate with data scientists, product managers, and customer success managers in a dynamic agile environment.

With your technical expertise and enthusiasm for building creative products, you can have a direct influence on our company's success. Come join us in revolutionizing the way marketing and sales communications are done!

Responsibilities:

  • Handle backend tasks for a growing SAAS product, design and implement the architecture, along with maintenance and monitoring.
  • Take ownership over features.
  • Collaborate with product managers to refine product requirements.
  • Be a source of knowledge for junior engineers.
  • Build APIs and background services, including:
  • Integrating with external platforms.
  • Scraping and analyzing content from the web.
  • Integrating with internal machine learning services.
  • APIs to be used by external customers.

Requirements

lifications:

  • 5+ years of industry experience in a production web environment, including monitoring and performance tuning.
  • 3+ years of experience with Python/Node/Go/Ruby for a Linux environment.
  • Experience working with both relational and non-relational databases. (Advantage)
  • Experience with AWS. (Advantage)
  • Experience with Docker, K8s, scale. (Advantage)
  • A real passion for solving problems and delivering value.
  • The ability to write clean code, as well as continuously refactor and improve existing code.
  • The ability to work well autonomously and as part of a team.
  • Effective written and verbal English communication skills.