Back-End Architect/Lead

Pelico is hiring!

Job Description

As a member of Pelico’s engineering team, you’ll play an instrumental role in designing and building the core platform.
The back-end team is in charge to ensure performance & scalability of our Software, by considering with anticipation any clients needs in the future.
Thus, you’ll participate actively in orchestrating our Technical vision through an operational strategy.

Missions 🏆

  • Design and develop continuously our infrastructure by owning end-to-end features from technical design to backend (Software stability monitoring & assessment for example)
  • Assess our software security (framework versions, code practices, automated pentest)
  • Design and architect foundational building blocks that will enable us to scale our impact & our platform (Back-end performances monitoring & enhancement)
  • Play an integral role in establishing our engineering culture and best practices within the team, such as code reviewing between peers, documentations, setup of code analysis tools…
  • Manage an international team mostly in remote, from juniors to seniors and accompany them in their career path (weekly meeting, annual performance assessment, recruitment, retention, team building…)
  • Work in an agile way with a squad composed with Front end devs, Data SW Engineers, P.M, A/I Engineers…
  • Work closely with the product team to iterate based on user feedback and bring impact to our clients

Technical Stack 💻

Stack :
Python
Kotlin
Flask with Blueprints
WebSocket
Pandas, numpy
Parallelisation Framework: ZMQ, Pub/Sub

Environment :
Dedicated gcloud VM
boilerplate docker / docker-compose

Services :
GraphQL
PostgreSQL
Redis
RabbitMQ
ElasticSearch
InfluxDB
Process management :
Airflow (ETLs, managment batchs)
Gitlab CI / CD

Security :
Yubikeys
Keeper passwords
Gsuite SSO

Preferred Experience

Requirements 🎯

  • You are mastering at least one programming language (Python Javascript, C++, Kotlin, You-name-it…). We hire based on engineering fundamentals rather than familiarity with specific technologies
  • Experience in building real products (professional or personal projects) or working with data
  • Bilingual English mandatory (verbal & written)

About You 👊

  • Autonomous, results oriented and you excel in stimulating environments
  • Team player and you are comfortable working with others
  • Ability to face issues and be patient
  • Humble, sense of service, rigour
  • Eagerness to share knowledge around you
  • Self-learner & curious about new Tech practices & stacks: you’re regularly meet with peers

Pelico promotes inclusion and non-discrimination, and acts daily in favor of social mix, gender equality, senior citizens & disability

Benefits @Pelico 💡

  • Office location in the center of Paris (75003)
  • Remote flexibility with 6 weeks of Work from anywhere
  • Equity for every pelican
  • Premium healthcare coverage : Alan Blue
  • Afterwork every quarter & others team moments

Recruitment Process

  1. HR Introduction
  2. Screening of 45 min with CTO - by Google Meet
  3. Onsite/Visio : Technical Test + Debrief with CTO
  4. Informal discussion with a team member around a coffee
  5. References check
  6. Job offer to join Pelico within 48 hours.

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Start Date: 02 January 2023
  • Location: Paris
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience: > 5 years
  • Possible full remote
  • Salary: between 60000€ and 80000€ / year