Senior Backend Engineer (core-team)

Tel Aviv, Israel
Microservices Go AWS Azure Python Node.js GCP SQL API


We are looking for strong and independent backend engineers to join our core team. This is an opportunity to join at the ground-floor as one of our first employees, and spread awesomeness to developers around the world.

About Us empowers developers to bake in permissions and access-control into any product in minutes. Backed by two leading US VCs, we are based in Tel Aviv (Azrieli / Hashalom area) and are remote friendly. 

In this role you will be responsible for building applications, including anything from complex groups of back-end microservices to CLI utilities and language-specific SDKs. You will have great autonomy driving the roadmap and delivering outstanding features to our users.

About You

  • 3+ years of relevant experience in building scalable, high-performance systems.
  • Extensive experience with modern software languages (Python / Golang / NodeJs)
  • Hands-on experience delivering products over public cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • Strong knowledge of SQL / NoSQL databases.
  • Startup mentality and hands-on builder type personality
  • Knowledge of best practices relating to security, performance, and monitoring.
  • Highly dedicated individual with a “can-do” approach
  • Team player who is eager to be an early adopter of new technologies

What you'll do

  • Architect, develop, and maintain Permit’s core features and backend infrastructure
  • Deliver high quality, scalable, reliable, and extensible APIs
  • Integrate and contribute to cutting-edge open source solutions such as OPA and Google Zanzibar implementations, and to our own open source project(s) - (used by leaders like Tesla and Zapier)
  • Implement smart indexing and caching algorithms to meet our strict SLA
  • Collaborate closely with the founders and the rest of the core team, mentor fellow engineers and become a domain expert

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