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Backend Engineer

Build great products for our users around the world
Full-time/Freelance Bratislava, Slovakia

About Simplicity

We at Simplicity are building a new smart way of how cities and municipalities connect with their citizens. Become a key member of our early team to have a significant impact on building a great product. We are now looking for Backend Engineers to build features, design and implement API methods, and improve the performance and reliability of our systems as we rapidly scale our product.

What you will do

  • Build new features at scale, from an idea to deployment
  • Develop and deploy backend services that power the core of our product with a focus on high availability, low latency, and scalability
  • Solve complex technical challenges by transforming our users’ needs into usable software
  • Contribute to technical and architectural decision-making
  • Monitor and improve reliability and performance of our internal systems
  • Peer code reviews to sustain high product quality

Who we are looking for

  • You enjoy building great products
  • You have a proven track record of successful projects under your belt
  • You are experienced in PHP and JavaScript and familiar with MVC architecture
  • You are analytical, fond of the latest technological trends, and a quick learner
  • You’re comfortable picking up new stacks and choosing the right tool to get the job done
  • Bonus points for experience with REST API and AWS Lambda

Monthly salary: from 1,600€ - 3,000€ depending on your seniority + Employee stock ownership plan

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    About Simplicity

    Simplicity is a smart platform for cities and municipalities. Andrej and Juraj had the idea during their studies in Denmark and it came to life in 2019. Now after a successful year in development and over a 100 city platforms deployed, we raised one of the biggest seed round VC funding in the region to fuel our rapid growth. We are now looking for world class talent to build a company that truly delivers a revolution in digitized municipal services.

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    Why join us

    We strive to create an environment where you can learn and thrive.

    • Work with the best talent in the region
    • We'll give you a lot of freedom and responsibility to tackle global challenges
    • Strong company culture where we love working together
    • Employee stock options
    • We support and pay for your professional growth
    • Team well-being coach and CS:GO, Dota 2, and FIFA tournaments

    Be a part of our team

    Become a key member of our early team to have a paramount impact
    on building a great company.

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