Backend Engineer (A.P) #94

  • Back-end
  • Remote (Remote)
  • 36000 ~ 48000 USD / Year
  • This position has been filled


About the company

We are an animal care software system used all over the world, designed to help streamline animal shelter processes and to assist in the rehoming, care, and management to improve the lives of all creatures great and small.

A leader in animal welfare, our company was founded nearly 20 years ago. Our software is used by hundreds of animal shelters all over the world, from small community shelters to large multi-site conglomerates, providing a complete information management service from intake to adoption and beyond! We have a talented engineering team based in Brazil, Australia, and the USA.

With all the industry knowledge we’ve accumulated, we’re in the process of redesigning our core software application to better serve the needs of a rapidly changing market by identifying and replacing components with self-contained React applications.

About the position

We are looking for a motivated, driven, team oriented, lead developer with 4 or more years of experience in development and an eye for good architecture, software design and quality to help our team in its React development journey.

Here are a few bullet points of what we have on our team and how we operate:

  • Code reviews
  • Automated tests
  • Continuous integration
  • Automated deployment
  • Stand-ups
  • Retrospectives
  • Flexible working hours
  • Work remote

Key responsibilities and essential functions

These are a few of the responsibilities this position holds:

  • At least 4 years .NET C# experience
  • Experience with Entity Framework Code First
  • A strong focus on testing with writing unit tests
  • At least 3 years SQL server (T-SQL) experience
  • ASP.Net and Web API
  • Experience with AWS (ec2, rds, etc.)

Bonus qualifications (we would love it if you have)

  • Familiarity with Continuous Integration (Jenkins)
  • Familiarity with GraphQL
  • Experience with Domain Driven Design
  • Advanced knowledge of Git
  • Experience with JavaScript/Typescript, React
  • Self Improvement with the desire to learn and improve on existing skills

Our stacks & What we Use


  • React
  • Typescript


  • C#, .net full framework, .net core
  • GraphQL
  • MS SQL Server


  • ORM – Entity Framework 6, Core
  • ASP.NET, Web API

What we use

  • Scrum – Jira
  • Documentation – Confluence
  • Customer Support – Zendesk
  • Logging – SEQ & Rollbar
  • Cloud – AWS
  • Monitoring – Statuscake
  • CI – Jenkins
  • Deploy – Octopus Deploy

Salary Range

36000-48000 USD/year

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