Backend Engineer

Your mission

Responsibilities for Backend Engineer

  • Design and implement state-of-the-art REST APIs while maintaining existing services.
  • Own your code and related dependencies, and maintain CI/CD and cloud infrastructure using the infrastructure-as-code (IaC) practice.
  • Write clean, readable, testable, and maintainable code that performs and scales.
  • Advocate for best practices and coding standards.

Your profile

Are you?

  • Inspired: You have a burning desire to do great things and to grow!
  • Thoughtful: You have a healthy sense of self and how your life impacts the world around you.
  • Skillful: You are dedicated to what you do. You love working on the edge of your comfort zone and embracing risk and failure head on.
  • Unpretending: You are a healthy balance of confidence and humility! You understand that the more you know, the more you realize how much you do not know.
  • Ambitious: You have big goals. You also understand that a thousand miles starts with one step. You plan, grow, prove, and achieve!

Do you also have these skills?
  • Strong desire to become a great Backend Engineer
  • Strong desire to communicate with people, understand people, and motivate people based on our Core Values and job requirements!
  • Understand that growth is superbly hard because it requires us to face deficiencies head-on. Growth requires tremendous strength!
  • Talented developer who can help us grow our product line. 
  • 5+ years experience hand-on backend experience (team lead experience is a plus)
  • Solid knowledge of javascript and node.js
  • Knowledge and experience using various AWS services such as Lambda, DynamoDB, Kinesis, ECS, RDS.
  • Knowledge and experience using automated pipelines (Terraform, travis, cloud formation, jenkins.
  • Strong understanding of REST API standards and best practices.
  • Experience with graph databases (Neo4J and ArrangoDB) is a plus.
  • Highly self-motivated and have experience/interest in working in a start-up.
  • Fluent in English.

Why us?

  • Work from abroad for up to 30 working days a year
  • 27 days of vacation a year to start
  • Relocation assistance available (work permit) 
  • Membership to gyms and sports clubs across Germany (Urban Sports Club)
  • Fresh fruit and treats in the office as well as a barista coffee bar, and a variety of teas.
  • Competitive Salary 
  • Development opportunities and ongoing training to help you reach your career goals
  • Additional perks include: Free crash course in German & summer & winter parties

Employees at airsiders also benefit from a hybrid workplace, we generally aiming for three days in the office. 
Hence, we, the managers, must talk the talk and walk the walk by working in our office, located in Berllin,  Warschauer platz 11-13 10245
We are looking for a smart, forward-thinking problem solver to join our small, crazy team! Or crazy, small team. Works both ways, actually!

Okay, we think we've said enough. Your turn : - ). Apply for the Backend ​Engineer Position now!

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