Backend Software Engineer - Remote

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    United States

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    Software Engineering

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    Taia White

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    Taia White

Join this well-funded Developer Platform startup as it builds out a new team of engineers!

My client is a well-funded developer platform start-up that mitigates the stress of managing billions of lines of code and allows companies to focus on innovation. This role will have a large, immediate impact on the shape and direction of the team. 



  • Work closely with frontend and backend teammates, Product Manager, and Product Designer to implement a scalable, performant backend using Go.
  • Actively shape the direction and participate in the planning of the features.
  • Collaborate with front-end engineers, to define the ideal APIs needed to deliver on the desired user experience.
  • Collaborate with other product teams like search, code intelligence, and campaigns to figure out integration points.


  • Desire to learn or existing understanding of Go fundamentals 
  • Good knowledge of Git or other version control systems
  • Experience using SQL or PostgreSQL
  • Experience in designing APIs to be consumed by Single Page Applications

Nice to have:

  • Experience with GraphQL.
  • Experience writing high-performance Go code and benchmarks.
  • Experience working on small high-performing teams, preferably tech startups.
  • Experience in backends for the space of data visualization, dashboards, analytics, or similar.