Perm, RU

Senior Backend Engineer (Canvas Core)


About the team

The Canvas Core team builds a core part of Miro Whiteboard. We focus on building a robust real-time collaboration engine with consistent API. We care about performance and stability in the face of constant user growth. One of the current goals is uplifting our domain model to unlock public API for external developers.

Collaboration inside the team is as important as in product, that’s why we pay attention to warm relationships, microclimate, and self-development.

About the role

We’re looking for a Backend Engineer who will help us achieve ambitious goals. We expect you to have a strong software engineering experience, to be ready to drive change and experiment in search of the best solution, to understand how to work with big loads, and be able to scale it. You will be also responsible for the important parts of the code and we would like you to be willing to take difficult challenges.

What you'll do

  • Implement new features in collaboration with other teams
  • Design the technical architecture of new services and tools
  • Improve client-server communication of the real-time collaboration engine
  • Work on performance and scalability
  • Isolate the core layer from the application layer

What you’ll need

  • 3+ years of backend experience. Java ecosystem is preferable, but other languages aren't blockers
  • 3+ years of experience building robust, high-scale, distributed systems in production environments
  • Ability and openness to learn, fail, reflect and apply learnings moving forward
  • Curiosity and strong collaboration skills
  • Understanding of high-load architecture and SaaS infrastructure
  • Motivation to develop high-quality solutions quickly and without mentorship
  • Intermediate level of English or higher

What’s in it for you

  • Highly competitive salary
  • Stock option grant
  • Health insurance for you and your family
  • Allowance to facilitate current remote working during WFH period
  • Help with relocation when back in the office
  • Weekly remote team activities to keep the spirits high
  • Yearly budget for professional growth, internal educational events

Our tech stack

  • Java 11, Spring (+Spring Boot), Hazelcast, Redis, PostgreSQL, TestNG & Mockito
  • TypeScript, WebSocket, Webpack, Canvas API, Redux, React
  • Maven, Git, Jira, Confluence, Bamboo, BitBucket
  • AWS (S3, EC2), Docker, Linux

About Miro

Miro is an online collaborative whiteboard platform that enables distributed teams to work effectively together, from running brainstorming sessions and workshops to planning projects, from designing new products and services to facilitating agile ceremonies. With around 10 million users and counting, Miro is trusted by Dell, Cisco, Salesforce, PWC, EY, Deloitte and many more global companies of all sizes.

At Miro, we are a team of dreamers. We look for individuals who dream big, work hard and above all stay humble. Collaboration is at the heart of what we do and through our work together we hope to create a supportive, welcoming, and innovative environment. We strive to play as a team to win the world and create a better version of ourselves everyday. If this sounds like something that excites you, we want to hear from you! 

Check out our career page for all our open roles or hop onto this Miro board to learn more about us!

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