Senior Backend Engineer (Remote)

£48,000-£96,000 / YEAR

As a Backend Developer on our team, you will work on core systems powering the Slido experience. Being passionate about building scalable software you will be making high-quality impactful changes and having the opportunity to shape and influence how a successful world product will look like.
If you know how to build fast, scalable and secure solutions for our rapidly growing product and organization then we at Slido are looking for you.

Your role

  • You will help develop API which drives the core of our Slido product
  • You will improve the reliability of our systems as we rapidly scale our product and organization
  • You will contribute to the work of various products from small internal tools to large-scale web applications used by thousands of people around the world
  • Look for new solutions on how to transform our customers’ needs into usable software
  • Monitor and improve the performance of our tools
  • Develop new stuff from an idea to its detailed implementation

Your profile

  • You have a curiosity about how things work
  • You are highly experienced with JavaScript/Node.js, SQL/NoSQL databases
  • You already have a couple of full-stack projects under your belt
  • You feel ownership over everything you ship; you’d never call code “released” until you’re confident it’s correct
  • You are fond of the latest technological development
  • Bonus points for knowledge of PHP, Git, AWS, various programming frameworks and having an experience with DevOps

Why join us

  • We are a team of 170+ people who are passionate about what they do and care about each other
  • You have the opportunity to have an impact on a world-class product used by thousands of people around the world
  • We share knowledge within our team of talented programmers, you will grow much faster
  • We use techniques of agile software development
  • We are fans of the Lean Startup methodology, we love Jira and Slack
  • We have a strong culture of Freedom & Responsibility