Backend Engineer

  • Job Reference: MF777
  • Date Posted: 10 November 2021
  • Recruiter: McKenzie Fox
  • Location: Douglas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: IT - Analysts / Developers / Programmers / Support
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Admin Admin
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01624 698900

Job Description


Our client is currently seeking a Backend Engineer to join their busy and expanding team.

The role holder will be responsible for the delivery of API services to the frontend and will be a self-motivated, independent worker capable of working as a team to achieve goals.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Building the backend platform API (GraphQL, REST).
  • Ensure backend scalability (high performance backend systems).
  • Working with and developing distributed systems and microservices.
  • Design and implement platform API’s and services to support React and Mobile Apps / Electron and desktop Apps.
  • Integrating with third-party services and APIs.
  • Working with Javascipt / NodeJs / GoLang / Python.
  • Development and maintenance of interfaces to backend databases (SQL / NoSQL, Postgres, MongoDB, elasticsearch).

Skills and experience:

  • Previous experience in a similar role.
  • Ability to offer alternative approaches.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Able to work on own initiative.

To discuss this role further please email your CV to or call us on 01624 698900 quoting reference MF777.