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Back end developer

Back end developer

We are looking for a strong back end developer to join our new Edinburgh based startup. We need  you to help us create an amazing product that our users will love.

About Decidz

Decidz is an early stage startup with highly aggressive growth plans. Our mission is to make arranging to get together as effortless as possible. We are now recruiting our first round of employees who will be offered salaries as well as stock options. Joining at this stage will present many opportunities as we grow and will provide you with an opportunity to grow with the company. The founding team is technical with substantial experience in high growth startups. The company is well connected in the tech community with two of the founders being former Skyscanner employees with a Skyscanner founder on our board. The job is in Edinburgh and we can help with relocation if required.

Job responsibilities

As a back end developer you would be expected to

  • develop new features based on the company roadmap
  • maintain and improve existing code
  • deliver clear readable code
  • build things based on a quick chat over a coffee
  • rapidly iterate and deploy based on feedback
  • test code and strive to eliminate as many bugs as possible
  • communicate your progress and any problems encountered
  • contribute to technical discussions

Desired skills

  • highly skilled in PHP and building REST API’s
  • exposure to any of the following highly desirable: Firebase, Neo4J
  • at ease working with JSON, Node.js, version control
  • good problem-solving skills and a logical approach to work
  • you can pick up new languages and techniques quickly

About you

  • professional experience isn't everything, the right attitude means a lot to us too
  • you want to work in a brand new start up
  • you know how to just get things done
  • you have probably got some personal projects you can show us online
  • you don’t get upset if requirements change.
  • you are willing to take ownership of problems
  • you have good communication skills
  • you are a team player but are also capable of working on your own initiative

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