Senior Backend


About us:
Akiles is a venture-funded startup headquartered in Barcelona. Our mission is to revolutionize the way people access by allowing them to open any door being anywhere and anytime just with their smartphone. On our race to becoming the market leader we are continuously developing the best products offered as a service to our customers. Do you imagine Amazon orders with a 100% of delivery rate? What about being able to visit your next dream home by yourself, with no sales people around? Well, this is just the beginning, our software platform allows Akiles to be the main partner for those who want to build the next generation of smart properties. Want to be part of the revolution?
What you will be doing and Essential Job Functions:
As an Akiles Senior Backend Engineer you will create delightful software for all of our users around the world. You will own the back-end development for one or more projects and tackle tough design and product problems alongside other first world-class engineers. Our Back-end team uses the latest technologies (Go, Python, Kubernetes) and we will need your expertise to keep us at the cutting-edge by rapidly developing, fast, and secure experiences for our customers and users.
· Write clean code to develop functional web APIs.
· Do code reviews and care about code quality.
· Write technical specifications, evaluating the trade-offs.
· Help maintain the infrastructure (monitoring, logging) and deployment pipelines.
· Have ownership of your work, from design to deployment and operation.
· Build robust, lasting, and scalable products.
· Troubleshoot and debug applications.
· Collaborate with our app developers to integrate user-facing elements with server side logic.
· Build reusable code and libraries for future use.
· Write unit and integration tests for your code.
· Collaborate and work well with team members.
What we are looking for:
These are some relevant points for us:
· BS/BA in Computer Science or similar experience in technical field.
· Excellent coder, who writes clean and maintainable code.
· Experience designing and developing REST APIs.
· Experience designing robust relational data models.
· Motivation when faced with tough technical challenges.
· Love of learning and passion when it comes to helping others.