Senior Backend Engineer (Java)

  • Location

    San Francisco

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering

  • Salary:

    Circa $150,000-$160,000

  • Contact:

    Jason Rumney

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    AAJR 393444

  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Jason Rumney

A fast-growing food delivery service company who are well funded and disrupting a $160B industry. They are currently in need of Senior Java Engineers to migrate from a Ruby stack to Java/JVM/Go.

Their unique, world-class team combines software and hardware engineers, designers with restaurant operations experts to push the boundaries on re-engineering every aspect of the business. They've created a one of a kind product, customer experience, and back-of-house operation providing our customers with delicious taste, low prices, speed, and magic.

The Role:

As a Senior Engineer, you will be delivering high-quality products in a fast-paced startup environment. You will build the backend systems that power their products, refine existing systems, and continuously improve engineering practices. Coding, technical design, operational support, and cross-functional collaboration are among the daily responsibilities for this role.


  • 5+ years of experience building backend systems
  • Core Java Experience 
  • You have a track record of delivering challenging projects on-schedule
  • You are software polyglot
  • You have a penchant for agile and test-driven development
  • Prior Startup Experience 

Additional Skills:

  • Startup savvy
  • AWS aptitude
  • Ruby rigor
  • Python proficiency

Whats on offer 

  • Fun, creative and collaborative work environment
  • Competitive pay and stock options
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Benefits, and Life Insurance
  • Catered lunches and exceptional snack game
  • Flexible spending account
  • Commuter benefits
  • Flexible PTO
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