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(Senior) Backend Software Engineer


1 month ago

Job type: Full-time

Remote (Switzerland)

Hiring from: Switzerland

Category: Software Development

We are looking for a Senior Backend Software Engineer to work on creating the world's best app to create a photo book. You will be responsible for the backend and the interface to the client apps as well as third-party services. We are an experienced and fast-moving team who pays attention to details and wants to make our solutions as great for our users as they can be.


  • 5+ years experience shaping highly scalable systems. Or can demonstrate similar proficiency
  • Experience in architecting complex backend structures, APIs and data delivery mechanisms
  • Senior experience in monitoring, profiling and improving system performance.
  • Strong programming skills in NodeJS, Javascript, Typescript
  • 5+ years of professionally building production-grade, large-scale web software
  • Experience with relational and/or non-relational databases, like Mongodb or Firestore
  • Experience working with Google Cloud and Firebase infrastructure and services
  • Experience with service-oriented systems communicating with RESTful API interfaces
Personal qualifications
  • Fluent in spoken and written English
  • Good communication skills to express ideas and opinions
  • High quality standards of coding
  • Open to testing new and crazy ideas
  • Bachelor or Master in Computer Science or similar
  • Basic knowledge of the Apple iOS Framework and Swift programming language is a plus
What we offer
  • A friendly, competent, fast-moving, and multi-national team
  • Flexible working hours
  • Job security: We are seeking only reliable long-term employees with permanent contract.
Contact us

Please send your application in English and make sure to include a link to your Github/Bitbucket account and/or examples of stuff you are proud of. No recruiter offers wanted!

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