Preply is a global language learning marketplace, connecting 15,000 tutors with tens of thousands of students from all over the world. Founded in 2012 and backed by some of the world’s leading investors, Preply is on a mission to shape the future of effective learning.
3 августа 2021

Back-end Engineer (Inbound Marketing Squad) (вакансия неактивна)

Киев

Необходимые навыки

We are currently looking for a Backend Engineer, passionate about the vision of our product and able to work with the backend part of our products. Understanding and knowledge of the frontend part, like JavaScript/React is highly welcome.

You’ll join Inbound Marketing team, which is responsible for new tutors and students acquisition from search engines. Our team generates major income for the company, that’s why our fast and productive work directly correlates with the total company success!

As a Back-end Engineer, you will:

Work in a cross-functional team and collaborate closely with frontend engineers to deliver backend services for various product initiatives and experiments. You will be customer-focussed and make pragmatic technical decisions that balance speed of delivery with quality and maintainability.
• Be an active and enthusiastic part of the team that will be looking to contribute to our mission and strategy, happy to share the craziest ideas;
• Constantly adding value to the experience of our customers by writing readable, testable and efficient code;
• Being able to develop back-end and database driven features using Python language and Django frameworks;
• Collaborate with Frontend Engineers using JS/React when needed;
• Build high-performance algorithms, prototypes, models and proof of concepts;
• Taking the time to deeply understand the problems and challenges users face and being the part of the solution-finding process.

What we are looking for:

• At least 2+ years of experience developing and deploying websites and applications;
• Strong experience in Python and Django;
• Experience in wiring back-end;
• Understanding and ability writing unit tests;
• Basic knowledge of JavaScript/React;
• Comfortable collaborating with designers, front-end developers and other team members;
• Web services/API experiences;
• Strong communication skills;
• High level of self-organization;
• Any of GIT, GraphQL API, JS/React/Backbone, RabbitMQ, Celery, Nginx, Google API, DevOps, AWS experience is an additional strength;
• Minimum B2 English level (company gives 200$/month to study English on preply.com).

What we offer:

• An opportunity for personal and professional growth, supported by high functioning teams, stellar investors and the exciting challenges that come with joining a company at the start of its growth trajectory.
• Easy-to-reach location, brand new office in Kooperative.
• An environment free of bureaucracy and corporate constraints; a culture where your opinion is highly valued and appreciated.
• An open, collaborative, dynamic and international culture.
• A monthly allowance for self-development on Preply.com.
• A competitive financial package, with generous leave allowance and health insurance.

О проекте

Preply is a fast growing product company at an early stage of development, backed by Europe’s most prominent investors. 340+ people are currently working on building a global human-to-human online tutoring marketplace with locations in Kyiv and Barcelona.
We have more than 37 nationalities on board, that work in small cross-functional teams to continuously improve and scale user experience. We offer remote working days and the possibility to use our platform for self-development. We challenge each other to learn more and faster, while promoting creative power and free will. Personal growth, a friendly and hierarchy-free atmosphere are guaranteed!
Openness, effectiveness and global mindset are the main characteristics of our people. Our goal is to make Preply a leading platform in online tutoring that will help people from all over the world achieve their life goals faster!