About your job:
 
As a Senior Backend Engineer you will help design and build products used by millions of users and thousands of internal customers. You must have a very high sense of ownership. You will be responsible for ensuring we have scalable systems that adhere to tight SLAs and a high quality standard. If something goes wrong you or your team are the first to know because you've setup good alerts and monitoring.
 
You will need excellent written and verbal communication skills since you will be working with teams in Mexico City and Sao Paulo.
 
Responsabilities:
  • Design, develop, and maintain highly available realtime systems (think thousands of requests per second)
  • Keep a high quality bar for the systems you work on with: clean architecture, unit tests, and documentation
  • Add robust monitoring and alerting to the systems you are responsible for
  • With help from a Product Manager, run the weekly sprints to ensure the team delivers
  • Lead projects that spam multiple teams/areas

Skills:

  • 5+ years as a Backend Engineer working with web services
  • Advance knowledge of backend Java or Ruby
  • Excellent communication skills with intermediate english or above
  • Experience with large scale systems with tight SLAs
  • Mentor other engineers technically

Nice to have:

  • Experience with Java Play Framework or Ruby on Rails
  • Experience leading small/medium teams
  • Experience working with AWS technologies
  • Experience being a scrum master or similar

 

Grow is growing at an incredible rate, something that LatAm has never seen before. We need the best engineers to help us maintain that growth rate while still serving our users well. At Grow, you will find challenges that you won't see anywhere else.
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All aspects of employment and the decision to hire are based on equality and diversity.
We embrace diversity with an innovative mindset as part of a high performance team with transparency.
 
Todos los aspectos que se toman en cuenta para la decisión de contratar están basados en igualdad y diversidad.
¡En GROW abrazamos la diversidad con una mentalidad innovadora parte de un equipo de alto rendimiento y con transparencia!
 
Come help us change the way the world moves!

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