Senior Backend Engineer

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    Amelia Jones

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    Amelia Jones




Intelletec has partnered with a venture-backed startup based in Toronto looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to join their team. The platform uses AI to help landlords quickly and compliantly screen tenants and understand business risk while helping tenants build credit by paying their rent.


The company culture focuses on inclusivity, diversity, hard work, and innovation. They are looking for honest, inclusive, and intuitive, Backend Engineers, who love creating user-friendly experiences for all users, designing accessible and adaptable interfaces for any platform, and implementing elegant and testable systems that make a difference in the world.


To be successful in this role you will primarily be a DBA or Backend Engineer with secondary DevOps skills. You can architect the entire stack with long term foresight; design database schemas and administrate migrations/performance improvements and write consistent structured code and design well thought out DB Schemas and APIs for performance and flexibility. 


You will:


  • Have the opportunity to design and develop brand new technology with the potential to impact the whole world

  • Take the initiative to introduce improvements and close product gaps.

  • Work closely with product management, design, and internal teams to understand needs and develop solutions to improve operations and end-user experience.

  • Directly impact delivery times, profit margins, and customers - both internal and external.

  • Employ state of the art technologies to creatively solve complex problems.

  • Work with extraordinary and dedicated engineers.


You must have:


  • Computer Science Degree

  • Ability to architect scalable and reliable software platforms

  • 5+ years experience SQL

  • 5+ years of experience with API development

  • AWS Serverless / API Gateway / Lambda Function /  Python/Django ORM

  • FinTech experience (Insurance/Payment Preferred)


On offer:


  • Competitive salary and Stock Plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Full Health Benefits

  • Maternity and Paternity Leave

  • A team of motivated, creative entrepreneurs focused on generating results