Backend Engineer

Job Title: Backend Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Antwerp
Salary: N
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 68506-ITBEL-RIM
Contact Name: Ritchi Mundende
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 01, 2017 08:33

Job Description

You are passionate about customer-facing API's, realtime services, building out a developer-friendly platform and visualizing data.

You will be part of our Solutions Team and be active in the platform squad. Since we believe in great teamwork, you must be eager to learn and bring an energetic and creative approach to work. We are looking for someone like you if you are convinced that a fast-paced, high growth working environment would fit your skills.

Job description:

Your main objective will be to shape and develop new features that will be part of the company's platform and how customers interface with it.
You will work closely & interact with both Data Science and Data Engineering teams.
You will support customers to successfully integrate with the company's platform.

Desired Skills & Experience:

You have a bachelor or master degree in applied informatics or a related field.
You are an expert in Javascript and specifically with NodeJS.
You have proven experience with customer-facing production web services.
You are fluent in English, Dutch is a plus.
You have the ability to work effectively under the pressure of time constraints in a collaborative environment.
You have knowledge of REST/GraphQL API's and websockets.
You know how to use SQL/NoSQL databases efficiently.
You know html/css and have experience with frontend frameworks like angular/react.


Experience with any of the following is considered a plus:
You have an understanding of functional programming and idempotent data flows.
Container-based (docker) development- and deployment flows.
Experience with D3 or other visualization libraries.
Experience with Kafka, Redis, AWS.