Senior Backend

Remote, São Paulo - BR

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

How about working at a fun office, on a fast-growing startup, full of smart people? Interested? At Floki, we develop how restaurants and suppliers interact, providing them better opportunities through AI and algorithms, thus helping them to make smart money decisions. We are looking for a highly capable Node.js developer to develop our web-based application performance. You will be collaborating with our front-end application developers, designing back-end components, and our Backoffice. 

Your Responsibilities:

  • Developing and maintaining all server-side network components;

  • Ensuring optimal performance of the central database and responsiveness to front-end requests;

  • Collaborating with front-end developers on the integration of elements;

  • Designing customer-facing UI and back-end services for various business processes;

  • Developing high-performance applications by writing testable, reusable, and efficient code;

  • Documenting processes, including database schemas and dashboards;

  • Recommending and implementing improvements to processes and technologies;

  • Help less experienced team members to get onboard faster;

  • Extensive knowledge of JavaScript, web stacks, libraries, and frameworks;

  • Knowledge of front-end technologies such as HTML5 and CSS3;

  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving aptitude;

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills;

  • Typescript experience;

Our stack:

  • Node.js >=12

  • Typescript

  • MySQL

  • Cloud functions (AWS Lambdas)

  • Airflow

  • React + Redux (front)

  • Machine learning algorithms

  • Sequelize

  • Firebase

  • Google Cloud Platform


About the Company

FLOKI is a leapfrog evolution on how independent retailers buy their merchandise.
We are a SaaS enabled Marketplace startup with a plug & play solution to bring the procurement area in fragmented industries to the age of A.I..
Our mission is to improve the procurement operation & financial health of fragmented food retailers by providing them with the same resources, technology and bargaining power that only the large companies had.
Our founders are Luigi and Marcelo, engineers by training (POLI-2012 and UFSC-2011), with 11 combined years of experience at McKinsey & Company, substantial experience in AI and Digital Transformations, with MBAs from U.C.Berkeley-2018 and MIT-2017.
In Sep-2020 we received our Pre-SEED investment from Iporanga Ventures and are now engaging in a high growth SEED phase.
We are in a ~30 people team and will reach ~130 by end of 2022