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Principal Backend Engineer

Job title Principal Backend Engineer
Contract type: Permanent
Location Spain
Workplace type: Remote
Reference: 6910
Contact name: Ike Feehi
City: Madrid
Contact email:
Published: September 8, 2023 4:26

Job Description

Job Title: Principal Software Engineer

Location: EU Remote

About Us:


Signify Technology have partnered with a cutting-edge technology company dedicated to pushing the boundaries of innovation. They are seeking a passionate and experienced Principal oftware Engineer to join their dynamic team. If you have a strong background in Scala, Python, Go, or Ruby, and thrive in building highly distributed systems and real-time processing solutions this opportunity would be an interesting one.



Design, develop, and maintain highly distributed systems and real-time processing solutions using Scala, Python, Go, or Ruby. Collaborate with cross-functional teams to architect and build microservices that scale and perform efficiently. Act as a key focal point within the team, providing technical leadership and guidance. Mentor and coach junior team members to foster their professional growth. Participate in code reviews to ensure high-quality code and adherence to best practices. Drive architectural decisions and contribute to the overall system design. Continuously evaluate and incorporate emerging technologies to enhance our software products.


No Sponsorship offered. 4 stage interview process. Salary between €75,000-€82,000



-7-8 years of professional software development experience. -Proficiency in at least one of the following languages: Scala, Python, Go, or Ruby. -Strong experience in developing and maintaining highly distributed systems and real-time processing applications. -Proven track record in designing and building microservices architectures. -Excellent problem-solving skills and a passion for tackling complex technical challenges. -Strong communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a team. -Coaching and mentoring experience is a plus.

-Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field (Master's preferred).

Behind every piece of technology, is a person.


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Interested? Apply or email ike,