Lead Back End Developer

A chance to make an impact...

  • Do you reckon you are one of the best Back End Developers around?
  • Do you want to work on a project using the latest technologies?
  • Do you engineer great architecture that is efficient and scalable?
  • Do you want to help create the back-end of apps used by millions?
  • Do you want to go on this journey with a great team of smart colleagues who are passionate about making a difference? If so, you should apply.


Employment Type:
Experience Needed:
10+ years including senior or team lead experience
Up to 50% of salary value in stock options
Application Deadline:
December 31, 2021

Job Description

You will report to the CTO and you will spend your time as follows:

  • 65% of time is architecting and developing the back end to support Roqqett applications
  • 25% of time working with CTO to improve back end robustness and resilience
  • 5% of time working on the development process, sprint planning and retrospectives
  • 5% of time on the team, helping train the other engineers in techniques and processes to help craft a world class engineering function

Key Responsibilities

Required Skills


  • Required: Node.js for 3 years, extensive integration with external API’s, history of strong test coverage of code
  • Good to have: Azure, payments, MySQL, OAuth

What does success look like?

After 1 year you will have worked with the wider team to achieve

  • 500k new users
  • A stable platform with 99.9% uptime
  • World class development processes

Apply because you want to:

  • Build cool stuff using the latest technologies to redefine e-commerce
  • Challenge yourself in a fast-paced ‘proper’ startup
  • Be stretched working with other top class engineers

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