Golang Job: (Senior) Backend Engineer (m-f-x) (Remote)

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Preferable Location(s): Berlin, Germany
Work Type: Full Time
Be part of the educational revolution - join Knowunity today!

Knowunity brings together a community of over 5 million students across Europe, who support each other through their school years.
Our mission is to be the daily learning companion of 15 million students by 2023 while making education social, accessible, and impactful for every student on the planet. Our vision is a future in which every student can access, enjoy and benefit from a great education.

Live in 9 countries with over 6 million students, we are ready to change the world!

What would you be doing?
  • Work on a code base that is used by millions of users
  • Evolve our product, powered by a service architecture predominantly written in Go
  • Investigate and resolve high-impact scalability issues within Knowunity’s product and frameworks
  • Build and provide internal & external RESTful APIs that ensure a fast & frictionless updating of our backend products
  • Challenge and expand your knowledge of reliable architecture, programming, and new technologies
  • Work with and learn from other experienced engineers while collaborating on particularly difficult technical challenges

What should you bring to the table?
  • You have several years experience of software development in a start-up environment
  • You have a deep technical understanding of RESTful API’s
  • You have a background in building scalable distributed products that service millions of users
  • You are experienced with PostgreSQL or MySQL
  • You have experience working with AWS or GCP
  • Bonus: Experience working with Golang

What do we offer?
Our employees tell us that innovative work keeps them energized and employee benefits help them to feel appreciated and empowered. We invest in every employee with our benefits package, crafted to support financial, physical, and mental health.

What else?
At Knowunity, we actively foster an inclusive and diverse workplace that ensures equal opportunity for all qualified applicants, regardless of nationality, ethnic or national origin, skin color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or marital status. Please refrain from including your picture and age with the application.
Did we just describe your ideal next role? We encourage you to apply even if you do not meet all of the requirements!