Backend Software Engineer

Sparkmate is hiring!

About

Sparkmate is a product development company helping innovators to imagine, build, and launch outstanding products in the fields of IoT, robotics and cloud platforms!

In less than a year they became a key player in rapid prototyping for innovative projects. Sparkmate helps corporates, SMEs, solo founders and startups jump from a great idea to an operational technical system as fast as possible. They are building things differently, and they are proud of it! In the next few years you can expect to see them emerge as a new leader in the product development space!

Sparkmate was born in 2020, growing in a context of extreme chaos! To date, they haven't brought outside financing into the company (and do not plan to). They are playing the long term game and will build something legendary, their plans go far beyond what anyone would imagine!

Job Description

✨ Position :

We are looking for a Backend Software Engineer to join our Paris hub.

At Sparkmate, we are a team of products engineers and we help our clients jump from an idea to an operational product in weeks. We operate mainly in the fields of connected objects and IoT products but we also occasionally work on fully digital or fully physical products.

Any interest apart from web & mobile backend development would be a very great plus! (Machine Learning / Deep Learning / DevOps / Cloud Architecture / Embedded Software Engineering / IoT /...)

🎯 What we expect from you :

  • Contribute to product design and technical architecture design
  • Setup projects from scratch and handle the backend (also DevOps if you want) part
  • Interact with clients and lead projects
  • Work hand-in-hand on pluridiscplinary projects with the rest of the team
  • Take initiatives and work autonomouly and rigourously

🧗‍ What you can expect from us :

  • A comforting atmosphere, with a flat organization
  • The speed of fast-growing international company (with hubs in HK, France, Romania, and soon more)
  • A fun atmosphere, where learning is valued and where you will constantly have new challenges to meet
  • An empowering atmosphere, with both freedom and responsibilities
  • Technical skills improvement and soft skills improvement, with hands-on field experience - Rocking Fridays! 1 day per week dedicated to side-projects

Preferred Experience

We are looking for people that can work in autonomy and be responsible of their work.
On the tech side, here are the tools we often use for web & mobile products :

  • Node JS and TypeScript
  • REST API / GraphQL
  • PostgreSQL / MongoDB
  • Google Cloud Platform (sometimes AWS)
  • Docker
  • Git
  • React JS / React Native

Recruitment Process

  • Application through WelcomeKit
  • Portfolio mandatory (a CV is not a portfolio, please show us exemples of your previous achievements)
  • Softskills test
  • Meeting in Paris or videocall with Maxime - COO
  • Meeting in videocall with Ghislain - CTO

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris, France ()
  • Possible partial remote