Senior Backend Engineer

Rotterdam · 40 hrs/w · 2-5 years experience
Visa + relocation possible 

Your job

As a Senior Back-end Engineer at Sense you will be part of our back-end development and operations team. You will be responsible for designing, building and deploying applications for our back-end.

We have a Python Django backend that interacts with various services (Ejabberd, Prometheus) and databases (Postgres/MongoDB). All our services are deployed using Docker images with Rancher and are continuously tested and built in our CI infrastructure (Travis CI). We follow Infrastructure as Code for setting up our servers and use Terraform and Ansible to provision our servers which are continuous monitored using ELK and Prometheus.

Job Requirements

Your added value

  • Improve and extend our existing back-end applications
  • Coordinate with product and development teams to identify back-end needs
  • Design and build new services to be used by other teams
  • Work with a team of back-end developers to coordinate work
  • A problem solving attitude to deploy, fix and provision new services on our infrastructure

What we would like to see from you

  • 2-5 years experience in a back-end/dev-ops role
  • Programming experience for web applications with experience building REST or GraphQL APIs
  • Experience with Django and or similar web frameworks
  • NoSQL & SQL database experience (MongoDB/Postgres/Elastic Search/Mysql)
  • A drive to build reliable and secure services
  • Excited to work within an international team
  • Experience in Scrum methodology

Good to have

  • Experience with continuous deployment
  • Experience with Linux systems administration & security
  • Monitor and deploy your own services
  • Be able to maintain databases and web services
  • Experience with server management tools (Ansible/Terraform)
  • Experience with Docker & Rancher/Kubernetes

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Sense Health Lloydstraat 5 Rotterdam, The Netherlands T +31 (0)10 3030 600