Back-end developer

Shape – Zagreb

Shape is an independent Web and Mobile app development agency.

We design and develop Web products for the largest Croatian and international companies. Our clients include McDonald's, Adidas, Hrvatski Telekom, Zagrebacka Banka, Croatia Osiguranje, Valamar, Atlantic Group and many more.

Shape is not a factory. We are architects, designers, and engineers that create products for companies that their users actually need. Our leaders are experts with years of programming experience, ready to listen and take care of professional growth and development of our colleagues. They sit next to you every day and do the same work.

We have a sister company 404, our mothership for PR, Content, Creative, Digital, & Events.

As our Backend Developer, you will work on development of backend services for our web applications. You will have the opportunity to be fully independent in implementing backend for small and medium applications, and on very complex ones you will collaborate with our senior developers.

Our culture is human. We work hard, do good stuff, and have a life.

When you join us, your main focus will be:

  • Backend services development for our web applications
  • Integration with 3rd party services
  • Collaboration with Frontend development team on integration of frontends and backends of our applications
  • Writing well designed, testable and scalable code
  • Following latest backend technologies and best practices
  • Regularly contributing to discussions and brainstormings to better adapt and improve delivery
  • Creating and pushing innovative internal projects or strategy so we move forward

You belong with us if you have:

  • 1+ years of hands-on experience in backend development
  • Degree in engineering
  • Knowledge of backend technologies
  • Knowledge of relational databases
  • Experience in building backend services
  • Being familiar with Python programming language and Django web framework is an advantage.
  • Hunger to work on the latest technologies and continues growth and development
  • Positive and teamwork-oriented energy

Why our people choose us:

  • Personal development: You will have the opportunity to work with the biggest companies, while learning from the best experts in the market. We invest heavily in the learning and development: mentorship programs, English classes, external and internal training, workshops and conferences.
  • Environment: We extremely cherish teamwork. You will find a relaxed working environment and someone to give you a hand if you need it. If you want, you can even bring your dog or cat to keep you company.
  • Perks: Our people happiness is important to us. That's why we offer fun team buildings, Friday after work hangouts with beer, referral reward and many more. We encourage a healthy lifestyle - you can expect sports activities and prize if you run your first half marathon.