SENIOR BACK-END DEVS & ENGINEERS WANTED.
We’re looking for an experienced, proactive, and motivated
senior back-end(er) to join our team.
Who is Newfire Global Partners &
what do we do?
Newfire Global Partners builds software for some of the world’s most forward-thinking companies.
We are an American IT service company founded in 2016 in Boston, Massachusetts. We currently operate across 4 continents and 8 countries: USA, Canada, Costa Rica, Croatia, Ukraine, Malaysia, Singapore, and Hong Kong.
Our projects focus on solving real-world problems through the use of human-centric technology across industries like Digital Healthcare, Education Technology, Cyber Security, Financial Technology, and Mobile Gaming.
We partner with talented techies across engineering, data science, product, and business domains. We hope you’re one of them!
At Newfire, we are all about you.
What We Stand For
+ Communicate openly and honestly
+ Processes that create efficiency, not red tape
+ Insight into organizational decisions and why your work matters
+ continuous improvement
+ A real 360 review process to help elevate your career (and get you paid!)
+ Strong guidance and mentorship from senior team members
+ Company paid courses and exchange programs to help develop yourself, professionally and personally
+ respect for the individual
+ We are professional and expect you to be – no time tracking or micromanagement
+ Acknowledgment of unique backgrounds and perspectives
+ Listening to each other’s point of view and validating their suggestions
What can you expect from us?
You’ll be working on projects with US startups and Fortune 50 companies, from industries such as digital health, FinTech (crypto!), EdTech, MarTech, mobile gaming development, consumer products and cybersecurity. This is your chance to gain skills in a wide range of tech-based fields while working with some of the biggest names in business.
PAID DEVELOPMENT COURSES
We are excited to see you improve and grow, especially as technology is changing rapidly. It’s important to keep up with the times, and we’re here to help you do it!
Choose a professional course or development program, or apply for tuition reimbursement or cost coverage.
Paid annual vacation
We work hard and play hard.
We also take breaks and time off. We don’t just shut our computers down and ignore the world—we unplug completely, block our calendars and hang the sign Vacationing on our profiles.
When it’s time to relax, we’re going to do it right.
We believe in your growth. That’s why we offer a clear path to career advancement, regular performance reviews, and the opportunity to spend the education budget on courses and conferences that will give you the best chance at success.
free english lessons at work
Regardless of your level of English, there is always room for improvement—especially when you work in global surroundings and with US-based clients.
And that’s where we come in!
We’ll help you improve your language skills and get more out of your workday by giving you the tools you need to communicate confidently with colleagues from all over the world.
We believe that the best way to learn is by doing, and that’s why we strive for constant professional improvement. We also know that the best way to get better at something is to have someone else tell you what you’re doing wrong. That’s why we’ve created a mentorship program that connects our colleagues with each other—and with you!
Whether you want to mentor or be mentored, there’s a program for you.
We know you’re busy, and we want to make it as easy as possible for you to work from wherever you want.
That’s why we offer a “work from anywhere” policy. Whether it’s at your home, on the road, in one of our cozy offices, or anywhere in between—wherever you find the mood—we support you.
And no, there’s no catch.
Flexible Working Hours
We believe in our team.
They are responsible, inspiring people who deliver their best work on time. They have the full support of our management and trust that they can manage their working time as they see fit. Therefore, we don’t use and see no need for any time-tracking tools.
Our company is built on open-mindedness, flexibility, and trust.
We believe that if you are given the freedom to be yourself and do your best work, you will thrive in a culture of collaboration where ideas are shared freely.
There’s no peak…
…we can’t conquer. If we work together as a whole, as one, there’s no challenge we can’t win.
Where are we going next?
What would your day-to-day activities include?
- Design, build and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code.
- Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization.
- Work with the team on new ideas, best practices, and strategies on the back-end development for given applications.
- Drive quality and deliver high-quality code with various levels of automated tests (unit, integration, performance, and security).
- Identify and solve bottlenecks and bugs.
- Ensure the best possible performance and quality of large-scale web applications and services.
- Work with other team members and technical leads effectively and with minimal supervision.
- Support with Scrum/Agile software development approach (e.g., sprint, standups, retros, planning, pointing, grooming, etc.).
- Understand high level business requirements, produce technical specifications, design and architectures, and propose solutions based on technical options, scope and risk.
- Document requirements and specifications.
- Uphold company mission and values through accountability, innovation, integrity, quality and teamwork.
What do we expect from you?
As a general rule of thumb, we expect 2-4 years of experience for a MID position,
4+ years for SENIOR, and 5+ years for LEAD.
This can be modified depending on the size and/or complexity of the project.
+ Experience with the latest UI development frameworks and technologies in the industry
+ Experience with test-driven development
+ Experience in creating and consuming RESTful APIs
+ Experience with code management systems like GIT
+ Experience in working in Agile Teams
+ Nice to have: experience working with AWS
+ Experience with relational (e.g. MySQL) and/or non-relational databases (e.g. MongoDB)
+ Advanced oral and written English
+ Strong communication skills
+ Great team player skills
+ Excellent problem-solving and critical thinking skills
Meet the team
Our 3-stage recruitment process
Newfire is an excellent place…
…I like that my work makes an impact, the decisions on the project are made as a team, and everybody can give their insights into the final decision. The work itself gives you a lot of opportunities to grow.
Ivan, Software Developer
Ready to Join?
Good. We are always looking for good people to join our team.
Pop us your CV (in English please) and letter of application and one of our recruiters will reach out to you. Let us find the perfect position for you.
See you on the other side!