Senior Backend Engineer

New York, New York • $225,000-$275,000

About the Company:

Our client is a social media tech firm with a team of 40+ people globally and currently has Series B funding. They are seeking a Senior Backend Engineer who can help grow the US team and build the technical infrastructure and product that will empower the firm to scale to 100M+ users.



  • Help build a strong architecture that can support massive scale as they grow to new users and new countries
  • Collaborate with product and engineering team to build new features for the app
  • Evaluate trade-offs and technical challenges on key components of their backend
  • Participate in code and design reviews


  • 5+ years of backend development experience
  • Proficient programming capabilities in any backend language, ideally NodeJS or open to learning NodeJS
  • Experience in designing complex and highly scalable software architecture
  • Background working within startup environments and/or big tech, ability to wear multiple hats


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