Senior Backend Engineer

  • Job Reference: MF775
  • 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


We currently have an exciting opportunity available for a Senior Backend Engineer.

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.
  • Branch based versioning with Git, maintaining branch patterns.
  • Development and maintenance of interfaces to backend databases (SQL / NoSQL, Postgres, MongoDB, elasticsearch).
  • Implementing application monitoring software for application backend. Generating and actioning insights from gathered data.
  • Working with backend build tools and package registries (npm, yarn, eslint, webpack, babel, etc.).

Skills and experience:

  • At least 5 years’ experience in a similar position.
  • Ability to lead and manage a team.

To discuss this role further please email your CV to or call us on 01624 698900 quoting reference MF775.