As a Senior Backend Engineer at Keepsafe you’ll empower millions of people who use our apps daily. You’ll have the opportunity to make a direct impact immediately. You’ll work autonomously and design and own a significant part of our codebase. You will be working at the forefront of security, smart encryption, key management, data transcoding, secure and fast cloud sync, and back-end custom analytics development for the future.
Our Tech Stack: Android-Kotlin, iOS-Swift 3, Python 3.x, AWS, Postgres, Java
-Collaborate directly with our product and design teams
-Develop core pieces of infrastructure
-Continuously find ways to optimize and scale
Skills & Requirements:
-Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience.
-5+ years of professional programming experience and deep knowledge in one or more programming language
-Deep knowledge in Python3
-Experience with AWS - especially EC2, DynamoDB
-Experience shipping production code and building well-designed APIs
-Experience with distributed systems
-Comfortable with Keepsafe's web stack
-Comfortable with mobile app development
-Startup experience preferred
-Experience using Keepsafe a plus!
-Passionate about the Keepsafe mission
Keepsafe’s mission is to make privacy and security simple. We believe that everyone should have the same control of privacy in their digital life as they do in their physical life. We’re working on a family of products to make it easy for people to protect their personal space. With over 60 million users on our existing products—we’re just getting started.
Our engineering team is at the forefront of security, smart encryption, key management, data transcoding, secure and fast cloud sync, and back-end custom analytics development for the future. By working at Keepsafe, you can expect to collaborate directly with our product and design teams and work with your peers to make impactful decisions about how things get done. Learn more about some of our software on Github
and our Engineering blog
We have built a strong team over the past six years. This is due to our continued efforts of finding people with amazing culture fit and great technical talent. Please find a few resources below that give you some deeper insight into how we think about specific topics.
We are also huge believers in OpenSource software and try to give back to the community that has saved us endless hours of work.
Our Recruitment Process
Our interview process consists of several stages, each one allowing us get to know you better, professionally and technically. It is also an opportunity for you to gain a better understanding of our culture and the work we do. We move quickly and go from initial screen to an on-site within a week or less pending availability. If all goes well, we will have an offer by the end of the full day on-site.