Software engineer backend

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Job Description

Taylor is a young high-tech company, which supplies electronics and software for the global solar PV industry. Our technology gets more power out of solar systems. At taylor focus on excellence, independent working, and trust in partnerships are the starting point of what we do. Taylor has closed a series A investment and has recently made its market introduction. At Taylor we are looking for new talent to join the team.

Responsibilities

As taylor grows and we keep developing more software applications we are in need to expand our software development team. The applications that we make are becoming more and more complex and as taylor’s market presence grows the development workload increases. To aid the existing software team (4 people, 3 vacancies) we are looking for a backend developer.

Taylor runs a cloud backend and API on Microsoft Azure using .NET. The data is stored in an Azure CosmoDB database and Influx database for the timeseries data. The API is used by two Xamarin based applications (Desktop and both iOS and Android) and a web dashboard (.NET based). As a backend software engineer you shall mainly be working on the database, backend API and backend runner software. If you have experience with other components as well so you can help out your software teammates that is an advantage.

Your responsibilities shall be:

·        Maintaining and further developing the backend API

·        Maintaining and expanding the databases

·        Setting up CI/CD and automated testing

·        Documentation of the backend API and tools

·        Creating backend software and tools for service, testing and production purposes

·        Integrating the backend functionality in other software tools

·        Help your software teammates with all their problems as they will help you with yours

·        Help define the development roadmap of the backend and further specify backend functions based on functional requirements

Profile

We are looking for a person with experience in backend software development, and who is energized by the dynamics of a young growing company. Somebody who is hands-on and able to cope with the large flexibility that comes with a start-up. You need to work well in a team and be able to plan and organize your own work.

We are a growing team of people with different expertise’s. As a result, we expect from people that they can take individual responsibility for their work and their results. We also expect you to be able to work independently and provide feedback to the company and your colleagues about general improvements.

Other qualifications:

·        You have a Bachelor or Master’s degree in a software development related major

·        Experience in backend software development (> 3 years)

·        Experience with C# .NET development

·        Experience with REST APIs

·        Experience with working with(NoSQL) Databases

·        Experience with Azure is an advantage but not required

·        Experience with Git

·        Experience with Gitlab is an advantage but not required

·        If you are just as passionate about building innovative products as we are, then you will fit right in.

We offer

·        Position with a lot of opportunities in an international high-tech scale-up

·        An interdisciplinary and highly competent team of awesome colleagues

·        A fast moving and challenging development pace

·        Highly autonomous and flexible work conditions

·        Prime office location at Strijp-S in Eindhoven

·        Competitive salary