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October 11, 2021
1 position



Any city, Ukraine

Svitla Systems Inc. is looking for a Senior Back End/Staff Software Engineer for a full-time position (40 hours per week) in Ukraine. Our client is an enterprise SaaS platform that helps HR and сommunication leaders at some of the largest brands in the world to give all employees the news and information they need to thrive. They are the only employee communications platform for complex, distributed workforces. Companies thrive and win when all of their workers feel aligned, informed, and supported. In simple terms, they help companies work as one. The client supports a distributed team philosophy because the management believes that people do their best work when they can live where they want and work with whom they choose. Join this project and help us build the best News app for the Enterprise!


  • 5+ years of experience in back-end engineering.
  • Proficiency in at least two back-end/middle-tier languages: Ruby, .NET, Node.js. Preferably Ruby/.NET, but Node.js+TypeScript/.NET will work as well.
  • Good experience working on scale projects, similar to or better than first up with 10m+ monthly active users (5k req/sec and 2m user/mon).
  • Expertise in optimizing web services, databases, and both synchronous and asynchronous processing jobs at scale.
  • Experience as a senior or lead developer/tech leader in charge of prioritizing, weighing business value ROI goals, and thinking about strategic direction beyond just coding.
  • Upper-intermediate level of English.
  • High ability to communicate intent with confidence, regardless of verbal language proficiency.

Nice to have:

  • Willingness to learn Ruby/RoR.


  • Work in a development team of 10 people on building internal and external company services.
  • Get and communicate requirements to the developers’ team.
  • Interact with team leads on engineering solutions as well as evaluating risks and priorities.

We Offer:

  • Competitive compensation plan that takes skills and experience into consideration.
  • Annual performance appraisals.
  • Possibility to choose your workspace either remote or combination of your home and one of our development offices. 
  • Projects that use advanced, cutting-edge technologies.
  • Competitive bonuses for a personal recommendation of new employees.
  • Vacation time, sick-leaves, national holidays, family supplementary days off.
  • Comprehensive medical insurance including dental services, massages.
  • Support for a healthy lifestyle, compensation of sports events.
  • Maternity leave policy.
  • A personal loan budget is available for long-term personnel.
  • Partial compensation of conferences, courses, and English classes.
  • Free meetups, webinars, and conferences organized by Svitla.
  • Birthday and New Year presents for personnel, gifts for children.
  • Fun summer and winter corporate parties and memorable anniversary presents.

About Svitla:

Svitla Systems is a multinational software development company headquartered in Silicon Valley, with business and development offices throughout the US, Mexico, and Europe (Ukraine, Poland, Western Europe). Svitla is an outspoken advocate of workplace flexibility, best known for its well-established remote culture, individual approach to our teammate’s professional and personal growth, and family-like environment.

Since 2003, Svitla has served a wide range of clients, from innovative start-ups in California to mega-large corporations such as Ingenico, AstraZeneca, and Ancestry. At Svitla, developers work with clients’ teams directly, building lasting and successful partnerships, as a result of seamless integration with on-site processes. 

Svitla Systems’ global mission is to build a business that contributes to the well-being of our partners, personnel and their families, improves our communities, and makes a lasting difference in the world. Join us!

If you are interested in our vacancy, please send your CV. We will be happy to see you in our friendly team :)

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