Uptech is a Ukrainian Product Development Studio, focusing on mobile and web app development. Uptech is a team of 60+ creators and professionals, who are united by a solid mission: creating an inspiring work environment so that we build great products together that improve the world. We don’t hide behind bureaucratic processes.
14 января 2022

Backend Developer

Киев, удаленно

We’re looking for a Backend Developer. Join Uptech to create products for bold ideas in freedom & responsibility! Our mission is to build successful software solutions that make a change in people’s lives 🚀

Who you are:
• You have a product-oriented mindset (thinking in terms of solving problems, being pragmatical in tech decisions);
• You have strong experience with Node.js + Typescript and some framework in the ecosystem (preferable Nest.js);
• You have an understanding of system design and architecture approaches;
• You have an understanding of algorithms and design patterns;
• Strong experience with SQL databases (preferable Postgres);
• YYou have experience with Jest testing framework and common testing practices;
• You have the ability to plan own work properly (decompose and prioritize complex tasks);
• You have the ability to communicate opinion clearly for both tech and non-tech peers;
• You have the ability to deliver results without a lot of direction from a manager;
• You have at least Intermediate English (both written and spoken).

Will be a plus:
• Experience with Terraform;
• Experience with Cloud platform (preferable AWS);
• Understanding of CI/CD pipelines;
• Experience with Ansible;
• Experience with MongoDB or other NoSQL databases.

What we offer:
• Flexible schedule: 8 hours per day depending on your biorhythms (without a fixed start of your working day);
• Opportunity to work remotely;
• Paid vacation (31 working days off per year: 11 national holidays + 20 actual vacations);
• Paid sick leaves (10 working days per year);
• Registering as a private entrepreneur („ФОП”, managed by our accountant);
• Educational bonus;
• Individual benefit (to spend on traveling, insurance, gym, driving school, etc. per year);
• English lessons compensation;
• Sports activities (football team, race nation team, marathons);
• Regular teambuildings and parties (now online);
• Cozy office in the city center with a relax zone.

What you will do:
• Architect, develop and work with the team on the features or projects;
• Work with designers, product managers, and other engineers to solve problems and implement solutions;
• Deliver high-quality code taking in the reasonable delivery time;
• Work on cloud-based infrastructure;
• Perform code reviews.

What about the hiring process?
• Intro phone call;
2-stages online interview (with a recruiter and technical specialists);
• Online or offline whiteboarding day (up to 4 hours, including communication with our Backend team).