Backend Engineer

Odessa, Worldwide

Spark is looking for Senior Software Engineer for high-load backend service. You will work on distributed cloud service that helps popular iOS email client Spark to perform important notification and productivity-related tasks.


  • Build distributed, scalable and fault-tolerant system in the cloud using Go.
  • Develop tools for running and monitoring the system and ensure reliable operations at optimal performance.
  • Work closely with product manager and iOS development team to define architecture, protocols and requirements for new functionalities.


  • Solid understanding of back-end technology stack, including networking stack.
  • Hands-on experience with Golang.
  • Actual experience of following modern development best practices: unit testing, static analysis, code review, dependency management.
  • 5+ years of professional development enterprise.
  • Experience with the following: MySQL; Redis; NSQ; Elasticsearch; Ansible
  • Will be a plus:
    • Actual experience with Cloud services;
    • Experience with web infrastructure and distributed systems;
    • Contributions to the open-source community;
    • Expertise with some scripting language.

About you:

  • Have product-oriented mindset.
  • Work effectively in the situation of tough tradeoffs between functionality, complexity and development time.
  • Have both a big-picture orientation and the ability to dive into feature details.
  • Have blend of intelligence, integrity, communications skills and self-motivation.

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