Lead Backend Engineer - Consumer

  • Job Reference: 473423219-2
  • Date Posted: 15 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Nate
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Reception & Front Desk
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

The world's only universal shopping app. nate is a venture-backed, intelligent automation, social shopping and payments startup, with offices in New York and London. nate just closed it's series A round, raising 38MM from Renegade, Forerunner Ventures, Coatue and Canaan, among others.
nate was created based on the principle of "humans inspire, machines execute". It guides our team to create a product and company that is truly consumer and privacy first, and that will play a part in online shopping solutions from moment of inspiration to purchase.
The nate team is a special one. Check out nate.tech/join to take a closer peak at our principles and company experience. You can expect a culture that is very dynamic, open, and a team that is highly passionate about what we do. Sounds like something you'd fit in with? Apply.
About the role:
As we grow and scale as a company, we are looking for a Lead Backend Engineer who can take our services to the next level. Our user base, number of clients and services are continuously growing and we need you to be at the forefront of developing, maintaining and improving our services whilst not compromising on code quality, development culture and security of our environments.
It means working with a team of motivated individuals who are as passionate about the future of commerce and artificial intelligence as we are. And it also means being an equity-holder, a doer, a risk-taker, a leader and an example to others.
What you will be doing:
  • Maintaining and expanding our B2C microservices
  • Developing and maintaining user facing services that supports the front end application
  • Collaborating with the scrum team for scrum ceremonies, backlog refinement and sprint planning
About you:
  • Extensive experience with Typescript and Node.js
  • Experience with AWS cloud services (and/or Azure or GCP)
  • Experience working with Unix/Linux environments and distributed systems
  • Proficient with Microservices architecture and containerisation tools, such as Docker
  • Experience with unit and integration tests
  • Knowledge of CI/CD pipelines and infrastructure as code tools
  • Creativity in problem solving and algorithmic thinking
  • Openness to guide and mentor team members and lead on projects
  • Interest in learning new technologies and methodologies
If you don't meet all the requirements but think you might still be right for the role, please apply anyway. We're always keen to speak to people who connect with our principles.
  • Absolute work title freedom
  • Personal growth Fridays
  • Massage therapy sessions
  • Group guided meditations
  • Team building trips
  • Global AI events and conferences
  • Coffee, tea, fruit and snacks
  • Unlimited vacation days
  • Competitive compensation
  • Recruiter Screen
  • Phone Screen
  • Challenge
  • Interview
  • Culture Interview
  • Offer
Typescript, Node.js, AWS, Azure, GCPTypescript, Node.js, AWS, Azure, GCP, Unix, Linux, Docker, Unit Testing, CI/CD