We are currently seeking a Senior Backend Software Engineer.
In this crucial role you will define the BE tech stack roadmap, build our architecture, perform design review and mentor junior devs. You will also execute complex BE tasks and also ensure we are always up to speed with industry best practices and technologies.
The solutions we build are fully web-based, offered as a service.
The technology portfolio ranges from React, Redux, RxJS in the frontend to Node.js, Nest, TypeScript in the backend, with data powered by MySQL, ElasticSearch, Redis and DynamoDB. It is all on top of AWS with CI/CD and infrastructure as code. Our platform is powered by proprietary algorithms that are being developed in house, and have been accepted to leading computer science journals.
At least 5 years of experience in BE development
Proven ability to design complex BE architecture
Experience with Node.js, Typescript MySQL/PostgreSQL, ElasticSearch, Redis, DynamoDB, Kafka, Docker, K8S, Grafana, Terraform, Drown
Experience with a PaaS/SaaS cloud, preferably AWS
Proven ability to deliver high quality BE services
Enthusiasm for BE technologies and SW dev principles
A degree in computer science or a comparable qualification (nice to have)
Experience with building and running applications in production
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills and a demonstrated ability to find creative solutions to technical problems
Fresh fruits & free drinks
Personal Branding Support
Ergonomic desks and chairs
Opportunities to travel in Europe and the U.S.
Open Source Contributions
Conferences and Tech Talks
Meltwater, a pioneer of media intelligence and now Outside Insight, gives businesses the information advantage they need to stay ahead. More than 30,000 companies have used Meltwater’s media intelligence to stay on top of billions of online conversations and extract relevant insights to strategically manage their brands. Meltwater is dedicated to personal, global service built on the local expertise of 55 offices across six continents. Meltwater is also committed to fostering the data science ecosystem through MEST, a pan-African entrepreneurial program and incubator, and Shack15, a global data science community. Learn more at meltwater.com.
All of our solutions are fully web-based, offered as a service, and based on a modern technology stack. This is your opportunity to be part of a small agile team within a big multinational organization!
We are more than 2000 people across the globe, so there is a lot going on. We believe in diversity and inclusion, and building teams with a wide variety of backgrounds and perspectives. This approach not only raises the quality of our products for our customers, but makes collaboration along the way much more fun.
Meltwater is firmly committed to affording equal employment opportunities to all candidates and employees alike without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, marital status disability, veteran status and we treat each individual with respect and dignity.
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