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Backend Developer - Fully Remote

Backend Developer (Node.js) – Fully Remote

Salary Range – US$50,000 – US$80,000 per year + equity based on experience and fit

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We are a fast-growing startup, building the future of research with the biggest design companies in the world (InVision, Marvel, Sketch, Figma, Adobe…). Over 40,000 companies, startups and digital agencies are now using Maze as part of their design process to iterate quickly and effectively until their design is proven (such as Mastercard, Phillips, IBM, Electrolux, Uber, DeliveryHero…). We are backed by some of the world’s best VCs and business angels, and were selected as part of the 20 most exciting seed startups in the world at the 2019 Web Summit. We’re a fully remote company working from all over the world. We love traveling, great jokes, and terrible drawings. Come join us!

We are looking for Backend Software Engineers to work on all aspects of our current product, which includes:

  • Our user-research platform, with all the challenges associated with complex data-visualization & analytics dashboard
  • Our tester’s hiring platform, where you’ll work with us on building a complete marketplace from scratch.
  • Prototyping tool integrations, where you’ll be able to work directly with the development teams of InVision, Marvel, Adobe, Figma and more.
  • Our automated reporting platform, where you’ll work on a comprehensive document for the whole product team to collaborate on.

You will

  • Architect and develop highly scalable web applications
  • Work closely with our designer and engineers to design, build, and ship new features from scratch
  • Evaluate and improve the performance, durability, and security of applications in production
  • Take ownership of your tasks and see features through from start to finish
  • Help teammates improve when reviewing their work and appreciate feedback when they reciprocate

You’d be a great fit if you ❤️

  • Are perfectly fluent in English
  • Are highly proficient with Javascript in general and & Node in particular
  • Love backend development and all of its aspects (Cloud,  DBs, IaaC)
  • Got commercial experience with launching and maintaining a product running on a major cloud provider
  • Enjoy writing maintainable and scalable code
  • Got the passion to the deliver high-quality and tested & continuously improve it
  • Enjoy working remotely
  • Our experience shows that in order to excel in this role you need 5+ years of full-time hands-on commercial experience

Bonus points if you 🏆

  • Got pre-COVID remote-work experience
  • Launched on AWS and used Lambda
  • Got experience with GraphQL
  • Used and understand Neo4j
  • Experience with deployment automation – IaaC
  • A good dose of ambition, as well as a great sense of humor


  • A flexible remote work setup
  • Vacation, sick leave and family leave
  • Hardware costs
  • Co-working space stipend
  • Accounting fee stipend
  • Training & conferences
  • Offsites

Read about our hiring process here and take our 12min quiz to see if you can join the team 🚀

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