Backend Software Engineer at Faethm

Full-Time Employment, Technology, APAC - Sydney, New South Wales sydney engineering full-time
Description
Posted 21 days ago

Our Company: Faethm by Pearson is an augmented analytics platform that provides scenario-driven predictive analytics on the impact of external trends on the workforce. Our SaaS AI-driven capability is the world’s data source for navigating external impacts like AI/ robotic technologies, the evolution of work, and Covid-19 on the workforce. Our data, analytics and insights help clients evaluate the impact of these trends on any economy, industry, organisation, or job to suggest viable transition pathways for impacted employees into 'future proof' career pathways.

 

The role: Reporting to our engineering manager, you will work alongside fellow engineers to solve interesting technical challenges, you will build product features from beginning to end, playing a pivotal role in bringing our product vision to life by executing on deliverables across all aspects of development: scoping, design, implementation, producing high-quality code in a test-driven environment.  We run a high-concurrency, low-latency analytics environment across 7 geographic regions to serve enterprise customers all over the world. To give you a sense of our work, we recently implemented a new onboarding flow to help users onboard their data quickly and consistently and manage data quality in real-time.

 About you

  • You know what it takes to build services and APIs, using NodeJS, with 3 years of industry experience in a similar role.
  • Building and running services in the cloud (AWS / Azure/ GCP) comes naturally to you.
  • Have succeeded in working within a cross-functional agile product team.
  • Able to communicate effectively with other engineers, designers and product managers positively contributing to the core goals of your team.
  • You’ll have proven experience with containers, Kubernetes, SQL/NoSQL database design, gRPC.
  •  Exposure to data science and analytics methodologies would be considered a plus.

As a Backend Engineer, you’ll be responsible for:

  • Design and development of containerised services and APIs
  • Ensuring efficiency, security and maintainability of applications
  • Collaborating with the product team and technical leads to provide deep experience in technical implementation.

 

Join Faethm and you will: Work for an inventive, purpose-driven and civic-minded company with an ambitious but realisable mission and vision that tackles a very real and globally important issue. People are our secret sauce.  So what are you waiting for? Come and work with an amazing team of professionals, in an autonomous, agile, yet supportive and flexible environment.

Faethm is an equal opportunity employer. We find excellence in diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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