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Backend Engineer - Magnify

Athens, GreeceOpportunities @ RocketX

Job description

Would you find it exciting to contribute to the development of a cutting-edge data platform that revolutionizes how businesses harness the power of data for strategic decision-making? If your answer is yes, then this is your chance!

Who we are:

Magnify is a dynamic startup dedicated to empowering our clients with the tools and insights necessary to develop effective go-to-market strategies. Our online data platform integrates internal CRM and customer data with external prospect data, providing our clients with a comprehensive understanding of their target market and enabling data-driven decision-making.

What we are looking for:

Magnify is seeking a skilled Backend Engineer to play a pivotal role in the development and maintenance of our online data platform. The ideal candidate should possess background in engineering, code maintenance and database management, and demonstrate a passion and curiosity for developing and maintaining software systems.

What magic you will work on: 

  • Design, develop, test, and maintain scalable and robust server-side applications to support our frontend and mobile applications;
  • Collaborate with frontend developers to define APIs and ensure smooth communication between the frontend and backend components;
  • Work on database design and management, writing optimized SQL queries, and ensuring efficient data storage and retrieval;
  • Implement and optimize business logic, algorithms, and workflows to meet application requirements and enhance overall performance;
  • Ensure the security of our applications by implementing best practices and addressing potential vulnerabilities;
  • Integrate third-party services and APIs to enhance the functionality of our applications;
  • Debug and troubleshoot issues, fix bugs, and provide technical support to ensure the stability of our systems;
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including Data and QA engineers, to deliver high-quality software solutions;
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends, best practices, and emerging technologies to continually improve our development processes.

Job requirements

How you'll make a difference:

  • Analytical mindset and thinking level, ideally with an academic background in software development, engineering and/or related fields;
  • Hands-on experience as a backend engineer, with proficiency in Python and a strong understanding of SQL and NoSQL databases; 
  • Strong familiarity with web frameworks, API development, and RESTful services;

  • Experience with cloud-based data solutions, preferably AWS;

  • Knowledge of security best practices and experience implementing security measures in web applications;

  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment;

  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills in English and the ability to convey complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders

  • Based OR willing to relocate in Athens.

What we offer you:

  • Strong salary based on experience and potential; 
  • 25 vacation days (excluding Greek bank holidays); 
  • Monthly meal vouchers that you can use almost everywhere;
  • Contribution to your transportation costs from and to the office;
  • Private medical insurance
  • Top notch equipment that will get you rolling;
  • A modern and vibrant office space at Mavilli Square, which provides fruits, coffee and other snacks;
  • Hybrid working model; normally, we love to be around each other 3 days per week;
  • Ongoing professional development and training opportunities along with participation to events; 
  • A collaborative, non hierarchical environment where everyone can bring up ideas and get full responsibility on (side) projects;
  • The chance to work with influential client portfolios and innovative tech companies across Europe.
Join the Magnify team and contribute to the development of a cutting-edge data platform that revolutionizes how businesses harness the power of data for strategic decision-making.