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Backend Developer

Join our amazing team today!

Who are we?

We’re a team of enthusiastic people with an entrepreneurial mindset, focused on building an exceptional product and we’re looking for you to join us. Nestor is a fast-growing YCombinator startup with headquarters in California, USA, and Iasi, Romania. Nestor products and services change the way people perceive their job and help employees achieve performance at work by helping every individual thrive in their career. Nestor is serving customers across the globe, from small businesses to large enterprises in various industry verticals.

We’d like to see

  • 3+ years of experience in software development, primarily on backend or fullstack
  • solid knowledge of Node.js, ES6, Express.js
  • in-depth knowledge of Typescript/Javascript
  • hands-on experience with MySQL databases
  • good knowledge and understanding of asynchronous web technologies, specifically REST and microservices
  • experience working with Redis
  • 2+ years of experience with AWS Services – EC2, S3, Cloud front, SES, Code deployment
  • practical experience and knowledge of scaling, data protection, and security controls
  • experience in integrating third-party API’s
  • a high standard of quality and craft with an eye for engineering detail
  • good understanding of building tools like Webpack or Babel
  • experience working with WebSockets is a plus
  • an entrepreneurial mindset, able to take responsibility for tasks
  • self-starter, with a strong drive to develop professionally
  • ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

Job responsibilities

  • design and develop large-scale web applications
  • collaborate with the team on defining the product strategy and execution
  • be a leader for the culture we are building and promote our values
  • exercise your curiosity and grow your technical, product, and soft skills
  • design and integrate third-party APIs that work like magic together with the backend services
  • take initiative in improving the product to address pain points and come up with robust solutions
  • lead by example, offer guidance and support to your teammates
  • have conversations with our customers and understand their needs

What you can expect

We are a fresh start-up in which, each of our colleagues has the possibility to make an impact through their ideas and work. We are not shy to reward, the ones who make things happen, through a competitive salary package.

We value your time and we are firm believers that a healthy mind and body are key, so we leave it to you to choose where you want to work from (home, your favorite coffee shop, or travel and work at the same time) and we trust you to make your own schedule.

Every professional makes their own career, so we are there for our team to encourage, support, and grow together as a team.

Our founders roll up their sleeves and we work side by side to learn from each other and bring the business to a new level.

Sounds good?

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