Senior Backend Engineer (3 Month Contract) at Skedulo

Computer Software, Engineering, Contract, Australia engineering contract
Posted 20 days ago

Skedulo is a momentum leader in Field Service Management (based on G2 Winter 2021 rating) and is growing rapidly to meet the demands of a post-Covid world. This is a compelling opportunity to join a fast-growth, enterprise grade, SaaS based business where an outstanding mobile experience is at the heart of our product and user experience.

We are looking to bring on a Full-Stack Engineer for 3 months to help implement key features on our COVID-19 Vaccination Solution. You’ll be working alongside a multi-national team of engineers, designers, and product professionals.

Founded in 2013, Skedulo is a fast-growing SaaS company headquartered in San Francisco and with offices in Australia, Vietnam, and the United Kingdom. Here, we use the latest technologies and best engineering practices to deliver groundbreaking software that is making a difference around the world.

If you’re drawn to solving interesting hard problems, Skedulo is for you. Over the past 20 years, less than 5% of software investment has been focused on the needs of the world’s 2.7 billion mobile workers, and the mobile workforce is our sole focus. Join us as we build a scalable platform for the world’s largest brands working with the most respected technology partners.

About the role

This Senior Backend Engineer is foundational in driving Skedulo’s High Capacity Scheduling product being used to help manage vaccine delivery around the world. You will be leading the development of APIs and services that own the domain supporting our vision of managing and scheduling appointments for very large customers.

Day-to-day you’ll be creating services on our High Capacity Scheduling system using serverless on AWS with lambdas, SQS, S3, Aurora DB all served through API Gateway. You will be a close partner with other engineers and the Product Manager helping ensure work is delivered on time, of high quality, ready for massive customers.



  • Must have at least 3+ years commercial experience in Node server development
  • Experienced with one or more of the following
    • Typescript
    • Serverless software design
  • Working with Postgres or other relational databases
  • Experience with cloud hosting (AWS, Azure or Google Cloud)


  • Preferred candidates will have full-stack experience with one or more of the following frontend frameworks: React.js, Unit testing frameworks, CSS Preprocessors (ideally Saas)
  • Preferred candidates will have at least 2+ years working with agile development methodologies
  • Preferred candidates will have at least 2+ years setting up and contributing to CI/CD mobile environments
  • Preferred candidates will have strong computer science fundamentals in data structures and inter-app design patterns
  • Preferred candidates will have experience in implementing good UI and a clean UX