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Senior Backend Engineer

@ Zigah


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Contract Typecontract
Experience Level4Year (s)

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About the Backend Engineer Role



Zigah is looking for an experienced, fast-moving backend software engineer who loves building scalable architecture and solving complex data problems. Stack; NextJS, Node JS, Postgress, Mongo


Responsibilities

  • Your primary focus will be the development of all server-side logic, definition and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end. 
  • Define and develop back end services and APIs to support new features and further enhancements
  • Involve in performing quality control and monitoring such as integration, testing, and preparing technical documentation
  • Share the knowledge and enthusiasm for software engineering techniques with the rest of the team



Desired Experience

  • An ability to write high-quality code quickly, with a bias towards shipping.
  • 4+ years (or equivalent side projects) developing scalable backend and data architectures
  • Examples of 0-to-1 backend/systems problems you've solved.
  • Proficiency with NextJS, Node JS, Postgress, MongoDB
  • Understanding of using CI/CD pipelines for building and deploying applications
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Understanding/Interest in Fintech/Banking products such as financial exchange, cards or e-wallets, etc. is a plus


What do you stand to gain?

  • Mission-driven and fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment 
  • Competitive salary
  • 6 months contract with an option to extend and renegotiate
  • Fully-paid Premium Plan medical coverage
  • Flexible working hours