Backend Lead / Senior Software Engineer

Overview

Backend lead 

looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to be its next Backend Lead.

Ooffices in New York and Madrid, is a global SaaS start-up that aims at measuring and optimizing social impact of investment portfolios, adding a social dimension to markets (more than $23T global market opportunity). If you’re a senior Backend engineer and have experience leading engineering teams behind complex backend architectures, you’re the person we’re looking for.

 

You will be leading the team delivering the initial backend for our production-ready product, while co-designing and implementing an architecture that can scale up with the product and the company.

 

We like engineering managers who adapt quickly to new challenges and break them down in smaller pieces that a highly productive team will find high quality solutions for.


What are we looking for:
 

  • Experienced professional with a track record delivering complex projects in fast changing companies. We’re looking for someone with +6 years of engineering work experience and +3 years of experience managing backend engineering teams as an engineering manager or architect.
  • Experience in SaaS business would be preferable, although not required.
  • Ideally experience in the financial sector or regulated markets.
  • Exceptional coding abilities and experience with architectural design of large scale applications and microservice approaches.
  • Deep knowledge of Java and familiarity with Spring Boot and MongoDB which are the base of our microservices stack.
  • Experience with the complexities and nuances of microservices architecture and distributed systems.
  • Strong communication skills. The right candidate can thrive in an environment of asynchronous conversation, since a part of the Clarity team will based in the US. We expect you to have strong communication skills and be able to create working relationships with coworkers in across various locations.
  • Fluency in Spanish and English.

 

Tom Hanley, Technical Resourcer Recruiter - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Tom joined e-Frontiers having previously worked in recruitment in the Telecoms industry. He specialises in IT roles which he sees will dominate our daily lives for years to come. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in French and Spanish. Tom has been living in Spain for the last 4 years – so can give first-hand experience on relocating to a new country. He prides himself on matching the right candidate to the right client and achieving satisfaction for both parties.

Specialises in: Java, Front-end