Senior Back End Engineer

Zaptic is changing the future of industrial work by delivering contextualised, on the job assistance to frontline workers. Our connected worker application is already a key part of the Industry 4.0 and operational excellence journey for some of the world’s largest manufacturers, and is helping to shape the role of people in the future of industrial work.

We believe in the positive transformative power of technology and want to be part of it!

Our vision is to see our software being used far beyond the current use cases to empower frontline workers for an age of automation across a wide range of industry sectors.

Your ideas on how to achieve this will be encouraged and we will work together towards their realisation.

The role

We are looking for engineers with experience in developing scalable infrastructure with Typescript and node in AWS. The role is a mixture of application development, dev ops and infrastructure design to support a rapidly expanding user base. 

You will be part of a team that prides on great diversity. The only prerequisite is a genuine passion for programming and learning and an open mind.

Responsibilities

Here are some of the things you’ll get to do, you might not focus on all of them at once but they are all within what the role has to offer:

  • Collaboratively review specs and designs
  • Collaboratively decide on the approaches to take to implement features and create a development plan for part of feature
  • Implement feature tickets that you have helped plan
  • Help us improve the backend technologies and implementation
  • Build integrations with third party systems
  • Design tables and improve the performance of database queries
  • Get involved with the devops side by working with terraform and ansible
  • Help design and build our APIs

 

The technologies we use

  • Frontend: Typescript (React),  Elm
  • Backend: Typescript (NodeJs), Koa, NGinx
  • Data: PostgreSQL
  • Infrastructure: AWS, Terraform, Ansible

About you

We are looking for engineers with experience in developing scalable infrastructure with Typescript and node in AWS. The role is a mixture of application development, dev ops and infrastructure design to support a rapidly expanding user base. 

You will be part of a team that prides on great diversity. The only prerequisite is a genuine passion for programming and learning and an open mind.

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