Back End Engineer

Prediktive - Latin America, LATAM

We are looking for a Back End Engineer with solid experience working with PHP/Python, based in Latin America to work on a long-term project for one of our clients, a peer to peer marketplace based in Los Angeles, California.

The person in this role will work closely with other engineers, designers and product owners to develop reliable, performant, secure and scalable systems.


  • Contribute to and lead engineering efforts from planning to execution
  • Drive product initiatives to improve the customer experience by developing, supporting, monitoring, and troubleshooting the PHP application
  • Work closely with QA engineers to maintain excellent coverage of automated tests (unit, functional, integration and performance tests)
  • Take the time to do thorough code reviews and leave thoughtful feedback
  • Design and develop new Python and PHP services to support the migration away from our client´s monolithic PHP application towards a services based approach


  • Advanced Level of English
  • 4+ years writing backend code
  • A mastery of Python, PHP or similar programming language
  • Ability to discuss and explain system architecture and component design
  • Knowledge of database design and the ability to manage data across multiple data stores
  • Experience building APIs or services using RESTful principles
  • Experience building and maintaining a large scale customer facing website

Bonus Points

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Systems Engineering or related fields
  • Experience with Redis or a caching layer
  • Experience with Elasticsearch
  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes

Posted On: Monday, April 12, 2021

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