Senior Backend Engineer (Fully Remote)
Posted on Tuesday, April 4, 2023
Appboxo is a Series-A technology start-up headquartered in Singapore, backed by tier-1 VCs such as: Founders Fund, 500 Startups, Plug and Play and Antler. Appboxo is redefining the e-commerce experience across Southeast Asia and India, raising the standard for how companies of all sizes sell their products and services online and off. We continue to grow rapidly while constantly looking for new ways to impact and disrupt markets.
Shopboxo App is our new product that helps entrepreneurs, brands and SMEs to create online stores within minutes and start selling their goods and services online directly to consumers. Shopboxo provides all essential tools for businesses to run their businesses online, such as product catalog, advanced design functionality, order management, payment and shipping integration.
About the role
We are looking for an experienced Backend (Python/Django) Engineer to join our amazing product team to work on our Appboxo Miniapp Platform with global focus. The role is fully remote.
What will you do:
Develop and maintain high-performance, scalable backend systems using Python and Django
Design and implement APIs and microservices
Optimize database schema and queries for performance
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure the system meets the business requirements
Troubleshoot and debug issues in the system
Write clean, maintainable, and reusable code
Mentor and guide junior developers on the team
Keep up-to-date with emerging trends and technologies in backend development
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or a related field
At least 5 years of experience in Python backend development
Strong experience in designing and implementing RESTful APIs and microservices
Experience with SQL and NoSQL databases such as MySQL, Postgres, and MongoDB
Strong understanding of software design patterns and principles
Experience with cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud Platform
Familiarity with Docker and container orchestration tools such as Kubernetes
Strong communication and collaboration skills
Experience leading or mentoring a team of developers
Experience with Django web framework
Never compromise. Building a good product and company is not enough. We are building the best experience both internally and externally
Working super hard to achieve results in the shortest period of time
Be honest and never shy away from honest ideas, feedback, comments
Have fun and enjoy the ride. We spend more than 50% of our lives at work, and without fun, we will live very mediocre lives
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