Shape 404 is a digital product company.
We design and develop digital products, websites and mobile apps from concept and research stage, through design, UX and development, to the content and growth. We work for the largest Croatian and international companies. Our clients include McDonald’s, Adidas, Hrvatski Telekom, Erste Bank, Croatia Osiguranje, Valamar, Atlantic Group and many more.
Shape is not a factory. We are architects, designers, and engineers that create products for companies that their users actually need. Our leaders are experts with years of experience, ready to listen and take care of professional growth and development of our colleagues. They sit next to you every day and do the same work. Our culture is human. We work hard, do good stuff, and have a life.
As our Backend Developer, you will work on development of backend services for our web applications. You will have the opportunity to be fully independent in implementing backend for small and medium applications, and on very complex ones you will collaborate with our senior developers.
When you join us, your main focus will be:
- Backend services development for our web applications
- Integration with 3rd party services
- Collaboration with Frontend development team on integration of frontends and backends of our applications
- Working with modern technologies like python, go, django, postgresql, git, redis, etc.
- Writing well designed, testable and scalable code
- Following latest backend technologies and best practices
- Regularly contributing to the team discussions and brainstormings to better adapt and improve delivery
- Creating and pushing innovative internal projects or strategy so we move forward
You belong with us if you have:
- 2+ years of hands-on experience in backend development
- Degree in engineering
- Knowledge of backend technologies
- Knowledge of relational databases
- Experience in building backend services
- Being familiar with Python programming language and Django web framework is an advantage.
- Hunger to work on the latest technologies, build new products and still grow after that
- Positive and teamwork-oriented energy
- Kind and respectful communication skills
- Solid knowledge in written and spoken English
Why our people chose us:
- Personal development: You will have the opportunity to work with the biggest companies, while learning from the best experts in the market. We invest heavily in the learning and development: mentorship programs, English classes, external and internal trainings, workshops and conferences.
- Environment: We extremely cherish teamwork. You will find a relaxed working environment and someone to give you a hand if you need it. If you want, you can even bring your dog to keep you company.
- Perks: Our people happiness is important to us. That's why we offer fun team buildings, Friday after work hangouts with beer, referral reward and many more. We encourage a healthy lifestyle - you can expect sport activities and prize if you run your first half marathon.
SHAPE 404 is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of age, sex, disability, race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation or marital status.