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Functional overview

As a lead backend-centric engineer, you will work cross-functionally with various teams and contribute to the design and development of our services across mobile, web, and the backend.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Be a primary point of contact for engineers both locally and globally, supporting and mentoring them for all technical aspects of the software development lifecycle.
  • Contribute to the design, architecture and implementation of microservices that are robust enough for our exploding scale.
  • Drive the implementation of new features – break down complex problems into their bare essentials, translate this complexity into an elegant design, and create high quality, maintainable code.
  • Participate in research and development of new and upcoming technologies, frameworks and best practices.
  • Lead others towards a quality-first approach to software development through automated testing.
  • Collaborate and mentor other engineers while providing thoughtful guidance using code, design, and architecture reviews.
  • Work cross-functionally with other teams (design, product, marketing analytics).
  • Take ownership of feature releases and production issues across our services infrastructure and multiple levels of our stack.
  • Generate ideas and write experiment idea documents for regular presentations to the team during our weekly experiment idea review sessions.



  • 5+ years of development experience in a fast-paced environment working on cloud-scale systems.
  • 2+ years experience in a technical leadership role.
  • Bachelor’s, Master’s, or PhD degree in computer science, computer engineering or a related technical discipline or equivalent industry experience.
  • Experience with NodeJS (Typescript) and ExpressJS is essential.
  • Experience with AWS cloud services including DynamoDB, API Gateway and Lambda is essential.
  • Experience with cloud infrastructure as code such as AWS CloudFormation or CDK is essential.
  • Experience with API security such as JWT and OAuth is essential.
  • Experience with React Web/Native, iOS/Android is a huge plus.
  • Experience with continuous integration and delivery tools using Github and CircleCI (or similar).
  • Experienced in developing and executing functional and integration tests using Jest or Mocha.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and a bias towards action and results.
  • Can start ASAP or in 30 days.

Salary: ₱10000 - ₱15000
Address: Taguig, Philippines