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December 03, 2019
1 position



Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico



  • In-depth knowledge of NodeJS

  • In-depth knowledge of JavaScript

  • Hands-on experience with HTML & CSS

  • Applicable knowledge of web libraries and frameworks such as ReactJS

  • Hands-on experience with Docker & Github

  • Hands-on experience with fully-managed infrastructure solutions (Heroku, AWS Fargate, or Google Cloud Run)

  • In-depth knowledge of SQL (PostgreSQL and MySQL)

  • In-depth knowledge of Linux and macOS, including Bash scripts and development environment setup

  • Familiarity with the whole web stack, including protocols and web server optimization techniques

  • Strong analytical skills and problem-solving aptitude

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related area of study (or, graduation from a highly-respected coding school like Hack Reactor, etc.)




Will be joining a 4-person agile team with direct communication to Product Owner and Technical Lead (Co-Founders).

As a Backend Developer, your primary responsibility is to develop and own the company API as well as our 3rd-party service integrations (e.g.,, Twilio, etc.). 

  • Develop and maintain the company API.

  • Develop and maintain integrations with 3rd-party service providers.

  • Provide support to our Frontend Developers by identifying and implementing API/business logic that they need to implement their sprint feature commitments.

  • Develop and maintain all backend enhancements related to feature releases and other core business logic.

  • Serve as the expert on Node.js-related deliverables and tasks.

  • Implement new integrations with 3rd-party services as needed to support our customers and future feature set.

The ability to move rapidly in deploying new business logic and API capabilities is the primary platform for demonstrating success in the Backend Engineer role.

We Offer:

  • 100% payroll 
  • 10 Vacation Days since 1st year working with us.
  • 5 PTO´S per year, since 3rd month
  • 25% Vacations Bonus
  • 15 Days of Christmas Bonus
  • Major Medical Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Discounts for Minor Medical Insurance
  • Snacks and Drinks
  • Beers and Coffee
  • Christmas Party
  • Body Massages (Twice A Month)
  • Flexible Home Office, depends on client necessity
  • Interchange with our Ukrainian Office

About Svitla:

Svitla is a proven custom software development company and testing provider headquartered in California, with development offices throughout Mexico and Europe (Ukraine, Poland). For 15 years, we have served a wide number of customers ranging from big corporations to innovative young companies in Silicon Valley to large educational institutions. The list of our customers includes such well-known companies as BMC Software, Ancestry, Affymetrix, Ingenico, Logitech and Stanford University. Our mission is to build a company that contributes to the well-being of our clients, employees 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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