Backend Developer

Our story

Our team consists of around 50 passionate individuals who share the same goal - moving the insurance industry's boundaries.

Our vision and hard work led us to the 5M USD investment from Investors such as Speed Invest, Lead Ventures, SGH Capital and Bee Next. Our clients are on five continents and 30 different countries.

One of our primary goals is to help insurers get the most value from the behavioral data acquired through our innovative telematics technology.

We are a company with the tech behind the unique LaqoPrevent and Smart kasko program. The LaqoPrevent program is part of Croatia's LAQO insurance offer, the first fully digital insurance solution in southern Europe and Smart kasko program iz part of Uniqa Croatia’s offer, the first innovative Pay per mile solution in EU.

Backend developer is responsible for managing the interchange of data between the server and the users. Backend developer writes web services and APIs used by front-end developers and mobile application developers. Primary focus is the development of all server-side logic, definition and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end and mobile application.


ALL ABOUT THE ROLE

  • Developing functional and sustainable web applications with clean code
  • Building reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Designing and implementing data storage solutions
  • Writing unit tests
  • Implementation of security and data protection
  • Applications troubleshooting and debugging
  • Optimizing the application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Collaborating with multidisciplinary team of designers, developers and system administrators
  • Following new and emerging technologies
  • Analyzing current technology utilized within the company and proposing technology stack improvements and scalability possibilities
  • Providing detailed specifications for proposed solutions including required resources and effort estimates
  • Writing technical documentation and ensuring it is kept up to date
  • For Senior Team Leads: mentoring and training other engineers throughout the company and seek to continually improve processes companywide 

WE ARE LOOKING FOR SOMEONE WITH:

  • Experience using Linux operating system
  • Experience using Python programming language
  • Experience using one of the web frameworks, preferably Django and Django REST Framework
  • Proficient understanding of OWASP security principles
  • Understanding of user authentication and authorization mechanisms between multiple systems, servers, and environments
  • Experience with Git distributed version control system
  • Experience with SQL databases, preferably PostgreSQL
  • Experience with unit testing and data factories
  • Good knowledge of networking concepts such as Firewalls, NAT, Port, Subnetting, VPC, VPNs
  • Understanding of NoSQL databases like Cassandra, ElasticSearch, Kafka, MongoDB, Redis
  • Good communication skills to collaborate effectively with DevOps, mobile, testing and account management team
  • Ability to document, present and communicate the architecture in a written and visual form
  • Bachelor’s degree in one of the following fields: computer science, IT, or a similar relevant field. Masters is a plus

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WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?

  • Education budget - for education courses, conferences, and programs
  • Being a part of a growing company in a strongly developing industry – we challenge you not to grow! Whether horizontal, vertical, or angular, we want to support the path you want to carve
  • Flexible working hours
  • Work from home option
  • Challenging projects in a dynamic, collaborative team
  • Full-time job
  • 100% paid sick leave
  • Additional health insurance
  • Additional vacation day for each year in company
  • Multisport
  • Participation in voluntary pension funds

Do not miss this exciting Backend Developer role. Click Apply Now and send us your CV! We are looking forward to meeting you soon, so send your application to ivana.luburic@amodo.eu