Senior Backend Software Engineer
We are looking for an experienced Senior Backend Software Engineer to improve the performance and functionality of our services to give our users the best possible experience. You should be able to build a stable system that works quickly and scales well.
With the engineering team, you’ll work closely with our product designers, product managers and the business development and growth team to plan and implement product features. Coming in with senior experience, you will also collaborate to support the management and growth of the engineering team, being a key contributor to improving engineering processes. Our tech stack is React, React Native, Express/Node and MongoDB.
If you are keen to learn and grow together with our team and are excited about the impact you will be making on the plant-based movement, we want to hear from you!
- Develop, optimise, and scale our services
- Maintain engineering best practices and improve our processes
- Take part in architecture design, improve the robustness and performance of the platforms
- Mentor engineers to improve their technical performance
- Be a proactive team member and think critically to solve problems
- Add positive value to the company culture
- 6 - 8 years experience
- Experience with Express.js, MongoDB and API design
- Knowledge of database and API optimization strategies
- Good knowledge in Design Patterns, Design Principles, Software Architecture and Testing Methodologies (unit, integration and functional)
- Proficiency in at least one modern programming language (NodeJs, Golang, Python etc)
- Experience working on NoSQL & SQL Databases such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Redis etc
- Preferred experience in Elasticsearch and Kibana (ELK Stack)
- Good with documentation
- Possess excellent communication, sharp analytical abilities with proven design skills, able to think critically of the current system in terms of growth and stability
- Familiarity with React/React Native/Redux
- Have experience with mobile app development
- Be passionate about the sustainability movement