Senior Backend Engineer - AWS (m/f/d)

Engineering · Remote · Full-time · Senior

Job description

Job description

We are looking for:

A new member for one of our B2C portfolio companies, a high-class innovative pet care (insurance) based in Paris, France. Founded in 2021, they have ambitious expansion plans with the primary focus to launch in Germany in the short term thanks to their digital strategies and thrilling partner collaborations.

What will keep you challenged?

  • Designing , implementing, testing, deploying, documenting & maintaining functionalities
  • Being responsible for backend microservices. API, Gateway, databases, security, latency.
  • Defining architecture, data flow and integrations with partner applications
  • Following, prioritizing, delivering tasks according to the Scrum methodology

Which traits contribute to your success?

  • 4+ years of experience on the AWS Cloud
  • Proven track record of the design of robust, secure, low latency applications
  • Strong experience in the concepts of microservices and serverless
  • Good knowledge of programming languages: Python
    API development experience in REST with jsonschema
  • Excellent knowledge of AWS Cloud: Lambda, Step functions, DynamoDB, API Gateway, CloudWatch
  • Strong passion to drive the setting up CI/CD pipelines with an ability to hack techniques as well as counter security methods
  • Very good communication skills in English

Please note that we are looking for support in the Germany-based office of our portfolio company. Eligibility to work within the EU is required as well.

What to expect working with our portfolio company:

  • Above all, a friendly team in which you are welcome as a person and in which the joy of work and development prospects are at the forefront
  • Challenging and supportive environment with motivated colleagues, where you are expected to achieve something, but where you can learn a lot and have fun
  • Work directly with founders at the very early-stages and have full access to everything that’s going on
  • An attractive compensation
  • A long-term development perspective in a growing company
  • Being part of an instant network within the Project A family

Apply below and become a part of our success story!

Project A is one of Europe's leading venture capital firms, with offices in Berlin and London. Founded in 2012 as an Operational VC, we have backed more than 100 startups across 17 countries and 15 industries, including digital health, Fintech, and mobility. Our dedicated team of 120+ professionals supports our portfolio companies with software engineering, marketing, sales, hiring, and other business-critical services.

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