Backend Tech Lead
Posted on Friday, September 22, 2023
At airSlate, our journey began in Boston, USA, in 2008. What started as a single product with 3,000 customers has grown into an influential tech company with 1000+ team members across six offices worldwide. In 2022, airSlate reached a total valuation of $1.25 billion and became a 'Unicorn 🦄'. But even as we scale, team members remain our most valuable asset. That's why we've built a company that excites people about their work.
We develop products that serve over 100 million users with no-code workflow automation, electronic signature, and document management solutions. The company's portfolio of award-winning products, signNow, pdfFiller, DocHub, airSlate, and US Legal Forms, empower teams to transform how their organizations run digitally.
About pdfFiller team:
We are a passionate and ambitious team of 120+ people on a mission to succeed with our online PDF creator and editor – pdfFiller.
pdfFiller empowers over 10 million users every month to create and edit PDFs, send them for signing, and securely store documents within a single application. Offering unlimited storage, unlimited templates, and cross-platform integration, pdfFiller is the only PDF editor needed to get your document done.
And now, we are looking for a BackEnd Tech Lead who is prepared to contribute to the next chapter of our company's growth.
A team waiting for a backend leader is one of the largest product teams in the company with excellent delivery scores and well-aligned internal processes. Due to team's overall strategy and move to microservices, we are lacking a strong technical backend lead to add expertise to the team. There is an opportunity to design a system from scratch and develop several of the current working services.
What you'll be working on:
- make our product even more awesome
- help plan for the future and conquer any challenges with technical solutions
- innovate, improve, and be a driving force for change
- make our code faster than a speeding bullet
What we expect from you:
- tech lead or senior backend (full stack) engineer with more than 1 year of experience
- practical examples of software architecture design
- experience programming in PHP (Go,Node.js) for more than 3 years
- experience in design and optimization with relational databases (MySQL or PostgreSQL)
- good experience with RabbitMQ
- good experience with Docker, GitHub actions, Kubernetes
- understanding of SDLC principles
- experience with AWS
- ability to assess the complexity of the task and to decompose it
- smart analyze and prioritize tasks
What helps you rock:
- experience in writing unit tests to check the quality of code
- experience with data monitoring and analysis systems such as Grafana and Kibana
- experience in optimizing web applications
- product thinking
If you're seeking a dynamic environment that encourages creativity, collaboration, and continuous improvement, you've come to the right place. Join us as we transform the way organizations operate and leave a positive impact on millions of users worldwide🚀.
What we offer:
— Flexible work environment — We value the advantages of in-person collaboration and prioritize work from our offices in Kyiv and Lviv. However, we also provide flexible work arrangements to accommodate remote or hybrid options and flexible scheduling.
— Professional growth opportunities — We are committed to ongoing improvement and welcome those passionate about learning. We cover professional development courses, conferences, literature, English classes, and more for each team member.
— Health and well-being — Our team members' health and well-being matter. We offer an in-office gym, massages, complimentary lunches, and nourishing snacks to keep you energized throughout the day. Furthermore, we cover 100% of your health insurance.
— Bonuses and compensation — On top of a competitive base salary, our team members are eligible for monthly performance bonuses of up to 10%, determined by their achievements, time commitment, and dedication.
— Stock options — At airSlate, our team members are more than employees; they're business partners. We issue stock options that grant ownership in the company, allowing everyone to share in its growth.
— Open communication — We encourage transparent communication from all team members at airSlate. Feel free to share your thoughts, ideas, and concerns with our management team, CEO, any member of our leadership team, or any team lead at any time.
We are proud of:
— airSlate Care for Ukraine — With a significant number of our team members in Ukraine, our foremost concern was ensuring their safety by providing both financial and logistical assistance to them and their families. What started as an immediate response has evolved into a cornerstone of the airSlate charity program. We match donations contributed by our team members, offer humanitarian aid to those affected by the conflict, distribute food packages to seniors, and support animal shelters. Our commitment remains steadfast in working towards restoring peace to Ukraine.
— airSlate Junior Club — Our sense of family extends beyond our team. All team members with children gain access to the airSlate Junior Club, featuring engaging events such as cooking classes, creative activities, and educational online games.
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