What we’re looking for
At Ideaware, we are looking for a strong Backend engineering leader, passionate about mentoring other engineers, with the mindset of serving your team, unblocking and enabling them. Passionate about designing scalable backend systems, reliable backend APIs, fault-tolerant integrations, and third-party API systems, deeply familiar with software design patterns, and able to apply the right one to the right problem.
- Lead a team of backend engineers with kindness, empathy, and an open mind.
- Mentor backend engineers and provide them with growth opportunities in your team.
- Collaborate with client-side developers and technical lead in web and mobile development to design new product features and concepts.
- Ensure team performance and delivery of team objectives.
- Provide guidance on key technical decisions in your backend team.
- Evaluate the quality and health of our systems and code, advocate for engineering work that will benefit our business and our end users.
- 5+ years of experience managing high-performing backend teams.
- 5+ years of experience writing SQL queries using object-relational data interfaces.
- 10+ years of experience in writing backend code 5+ years of experience designing and analyzing the performance of backend applications.
- 3+ years of ruby on rails experience.
- A CS Degree or equivalent.
- Empathetic, inclusive team leader with a proven track record of mentoring engineers and contributing to their growth.
- Business-minded and outcome-driven leader who can communicate clearly about challenges and brings a problem-solving attitude to the table.
- Fluency in English.
- Experience with Ruby, Python, or PHP.
- Experience with Memcached and Redis.
- Experience with information retrieval and real-time search.
Perks & Benefits
🏠 Home Office.
🖥 Work from home setup.
🌎 Internet Bonus.
🇺🇸 English Classes.
👬 Employee Referral Bonus.
🚀 Code and Tell: weekly event to share and learn knowledge with the team!.
🕹 Virtual team building activities & challenges.
🎉 Afternoon off on your and your child’s birthdays.
🏦 Competitive Salaries.
👨🏽💻 Constant career growth opportunities.
😉 Seniority Perks.
💥 Above all, a calm work environment with amazing culture!.