Back-end Engineer

Company description

Kaaja is the Italian proptech that firstly digitized the entire process of home buying and selling.

Fast, secure and transparent, the Company offers a very innovative process, leveraging on the best in class technology - blockchain included - and qualified agents. Our mission is to dramatically simplify the buying and selling process for all actors involved: sellers, buyers and real estate agents.

What are we looking for in our team?

  • Maximum attention to every detail in our customers experience
  • High professionalism to always make a difference with competence, transparency and efficiency
  • Teamwork and constant commitment to improve themselves and those around them
  • Agile and data driven approach to improve our services with innovative solutions
  • Positive and open mind attitude without any discrimination 

Responsibilities - what you will do

We are looking for a Back-end Engineer with the willingness to drive development activities of our new real-estate digital platform

  • Act as Software Engineer on PHP (Symfony) and Node.JS framework. We are currently moving from a monolith to a serverless architecture - both skills are necessary, Node.JS is our target skillset!

  • Work closely with fellow IT colleagues and with Head of IT & Product to evolve, refactor and improve Kaaja codebase and define target technological roadmap 

  • Bring technological best practices to the team and help solving issues / blockers during development activities. We apply Clean Code principles and high security standards because quality and security are the pillars of success

  • Work in multi-skilled teams where every opinion is relevant and considered with the final objective of improving our platform performance. Testing new technologies is more than welcome if based on a technical or business rational!


Experience - what we are looking for

  • +2 years of experience as Back-end Engineer on PHP/Node.JS (Typescript)
  • Knowledge of Clean Code/Architecture principles and experience on CI/CD practices

  • Experience with building microservices, APIs and working with MVC framework

  • Hands-on experience on Docker is a plus. Otherwise, we build it together!

  • Italian native speaker and good professional English (B1)
  • Critical thinking and problem solving attitude to satisfy customer needs

Reason to join us - what we offer

  • This is a full-remote position. Our offices are based in Milan - every colleague has his/her own work station in our office, feel free to come to the office anytime to meet and greet!

  • Salary level according to seniority, annual bonus based on performance and company results and health insurance to cover medical expenses
  • Key role in a dynamic and energetic team with enormous potential. We are growing each and every month, and we are just setting the foundation for a broader company

  • Multi-disciplinary paths - each of our dev is focused on more than one skillset (e.g., AWS, AI, blockchain..). As a start-up, we strongly believe in multi-skills as the best way to grow and build future managers!
  • Growth opportunity and Immediate start
  • Recurring company events to meet and get to know better very colleague

Location: remote working / Milan offices

If you want to know more about Kaaja, read our press review.

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