• Backend Lead Architect

    Location: Remote

  • About The Role

    Reporting to: VP of Engineering


    Brief description: Should be highly self-motivated to learn, develop, embrace our culture, absorb feedback from peers and support our team and projects.

    Candidates should have an excellent development background, rigorous teamwork, and product development experience, with the ability to guide team members.

    Eat tech team adopts a simple framework for measuring an engineer’s performance and value to the business;


    PRO Engineer

    • Passion
    • Resourceful
    • Ownership

    Every developer should aspire to master these 3 key characteristics, becoming highly effective and valuable developers.

    What you will do

    • Works with a hands-on technical mindset
    • Works closely with VP of Engineering and Tech leads to establish collaborative and scalable solutions for the application, data, and network layers
    • Works side-by-side with other teams (product/backend/frontend/mobile/QA/Design) to help scale the product and platform in a uniform direction
    • Researches, designing, implementing new technologies and methods
    • Possess excellent attention to detail
    • Possess excellent problem solving and decision-making skills
    • Resolves complex technical issues
    • Adheres to high-quality development principles within the team by establishing good practices and habits
    • Executes work both independently and collaboratively
    • Makes trade-off technical decisions that provide solutions to business challenges
    • Understands cost of development vs business gains

    What you should have

    Communication Abilities:

    • Communicates effectively and professionally with internal and external parties
    • Consistently offers effective constructive feedback
    • Consuming and actioning constructive feedback
    • Implements and improves our feedback cycle
    • Asks for help when needed

    Business Focus Knowledge Requirements:

    • Advanced understanding of the platforms you are responsible for
    • Advanced understanding of the company’s business model and broader products
    • Seeks out customer feedback and tries to understand business/customer problems
    • Seeks feedback from product manager to understand platform requirements

    Technical Requirements:

    • Track record working in a scaling product company 2yrs+
    • Senior Ruby experience - 4yrs+
    • Excellent PostgresSQL skills
    • AWS / DevOps experience
    • Should have agile team experience
    • Should have user feedback-driven experience

    What we offer

    • Interactive employee training and onboarding
    • Competitive salary & health insurance
    • Quarterly employee engagement activities and a chance to participate in the annual company retreat to Sri Lanka
    • Become one of the key employees of a fast-growing, exciting startup changing the reservation intelligence landscape in the world
    • Annual training and development allowance
    • Annual leave for 21 working days and additional annual leave days based on the number of years you have worked with the company.
    • An opportunity to get ESOP based on your performance and Eat values.

    What's Next?

    This is a full-time position. If you are outside the UAE, it would be a remote position. If you're interested in joining the Eat team and believe this is the role for you, send an email to careers@eatapp.co and start the email with "Heuchera hybrid".

    Looking forward to your application, good luck.