Senior Backend Engineer (Series B Startup)

  • Punta del Este
  • Recruiting From Scratch

Who is Recruiting from Scratch : Recruiting from Scratch is a premier talent firm that focuses on placing the best product managers, software, and hardware talent at innovative companies. Our team is 100% remote and we work with teams across the United States to help them hire. We work with companies funded by the best investors including Sequoia Capital, Lightspeed Ventures, Tiger Global Management, A16Z, Accel, DFJ, and more.

This role will be a senior engineering role at one of our clients that are early stage all the way to IPO / Private companies.

Who is Recruiting from Scratch: Recruiting from Scratch is a premier talent firm that focuses on placing the best product managers, software, and hardware talent at innovative companies. Our team is 100% remote and we work with teams across the United States to help them hire. We work with companies funded by the best investors including Sequoia Capital, Lightspeed Ventures, Tiger Global Management, A16Z, Accel, DFJ, and more.

If you are a fit, the team will reach out to you about this role or any others that may be a fit for our clients.

About the role

* What you’ll do

  • Architect, develop, own, and maintain core features and services that involves both frontend and backend technologies in an AWS environment
  • Work closely with the CTO, product management and UX design teams to define and refine product features and specifications
  • Analyze and improve efficiency, scalability, stability, reliability, security and performance of their core backend systems and microservices.
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use

What you’ll bring

  • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent experience.

  • 6+ years of experience working as a Back-End or Full-Stack Engineer .

  • Proven track record of shipping software to production environments

  • Vast experience in working with relational and non-relational databases and SQL.

  • Vast experience in developing backend systems and microservices with Node.js , Express.Js and GraphQL

  • Vast experience in AWS cloud architecture :

  • Experience with designing, building and debugging APIs and distributed backend systems.

  • Bonus points for experience with TypeScript

Benefits: PTO, Health Benefits, and More!

Base Salary Range :$140-200K