Backend Engineer

Would you like to turn millions of records from sensors into actionable data?


Would you like to turn millions of pictures into actionable data? We’re looking for Backend Engineers with experience in Big Data technologies. You will work on the performance and reliability of our systems as we rapidly scale our product and organization.  

This position is based in the Hague

You can…

  • Solve problems in a fast-paced, technical environment using the newest technologies available.
  • Write understandable, testable code with an eye towards maintainability.
  • Challenge ideas and methods while working together with talented, highly skilled
  • team members.

Your skills

  • 3+ years work experience as a backend engineer. Proficiency with object-oriented and/or functional programming languages, preferably Python, Go and/or PL/pgSQL
  • Deep understanding of relational databases, preferably PostgreSQL.
  • Experience with cloud computing platforms, preferably AWS.
  • Experience with SQL performance tuning and ETL pipelines is a plus.
  • Experience with API development is a plus.
  • Experience with Elasticsearch is a plus.

The offer

  • Excellent working conditions with a good salary
  • The possibility for growth
  • A great team to work with
  • Plenty of room to improve your skills.
  • Possibility to work from home part-time

About Octo

OCTO is more than just a tech company. We’re on a mission to make buildings healthy, safe and comfortable. We’re a team of 22 entrepreneurial people. Empathy, Ownership, Craftsmanship, Playfulness, Solidarity and Entrepreneurship. These are some of the core values we live by, as a company. We work by them too! We’re building a platform and products we believe in. Knowing there is real value to be gained from digitalizing buildings. If you believe that as well, we’re looking for you!

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