Backend Engineer

Job Title: Backend Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Dublin, Ireland
Salary: Good
Start Date: 2018-02-19
Reference: 75473
Contact Name: Amanda Bury
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 29, 2018 14:39

Job Description

Backend Engineer – 6 Months Contract – Dublin

The Backend Engineer will be responsible for designing, building and implementing applications, my client is cloud hosted, so you’ll be hands on with Terraform and AWS.

As a team they work closely together in order to deliver the client’s products product. As well as hands-on Development, the Backend Engineer will be working with the Front-End Developers, business teams who connect my client with their customers and external vendors. A strong ability to communicate with collaborative teams is therefore required, alongside strong problem solving skills. 

My client is focused on delivering business value by practicing Agile development principles – CI/CD, rapid feedback from customers and analytics, valuing failures for learning opportunities they bring, and transparency in decision-making.

This is a ground floor opportunity to design and build a brand new application and technology stack.

Backend Engineer Skill Requirements 
  • 5+ years’ experience in relevant senior roles
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Computer Science / Data Analytics / Engineering / Statistics) or relevant experience.
  • Deep knowledge of Javascript, NodeJS. (ReactJS a bonus if you want to do some frontend).
  • Terraform / AWS
  • Experience working with databases (postgres).
  • Proven experience developing and operating cloud native applications at scale
  • Experience working in a Lean, test driven development environment
  • Ability to own operational responsibilities for in house technology and purchased solutions
  • Nice to have experience developing applications in a complex regulatory environment.
Backend Engineer – 6 Months Contract – Dublin

Candidates must be eligible to work in the Dublin