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mojo

mojo

Web Backend Engineer

  • Permanent contract 
  • Paris
  • Possible full remote

The company

mojo

mojo

  • Mobile Apps
  • Less than 15 employees

The job

Web Backend Engineer

  • Permanent contract 
  • Paris

About

mojo makes an app to create social stories with a professional look.
Users start from 150+ animated templates and can modify them to their needs.

The app was launched early November 2018. Users and revenue have grown strongly since. mojo is now one of the top apps to create social stories. The ambition for mojo is to become the leading product for professional video creation on mobile.

Last year, the company went through the Y Combinator accelerator program.

Job description

You will be the leading builder for the mojo web backend.

So you’ll create and maintain:

  • mojo’s account system, based on Firebase Authentication
  • the API, communicating with our mobile apps
  • the data upload, storage and retention policy

Preferred experience

Technical Skills

We’re not expecting you to be ready on day 1, but you’ll have to be very motivated to learn everything you need.

  • Experience with web backend creation in at least one or two modern languages (Typescript/JS, Python, PHP, Elixir, Ruby, Go etc.) or framework (Django, RoR, Express, Loopback, Symphony, Phoenix etc.)
  • Experience building REST API
  • Experience with SQL and data modelling

A plus, but not mandatory:

  • Typescript
  • serverless, Lambda/GCF
  • CI/CD, Unit testing, Docker etc.
  • PostgreSQL
  • GraphQL

Human skills

  • Highly motivated to learn and to become better! Again, we’re not expecting you to be ready on day 1, but you’ll have to be very motivated to learn everything you need.

  • Autonomous, like working without specs, and always be learning new stuff to achieve goals

  • Accept to ship imperfect code/features, then iterate

  • Proactivity is mandatory, you’ll own whatever you’re working on

  • Be comfortable with transparency

  • Like good jokes (not true, our jokes are not funny 🙈)

The position is possible in full-remote with a 2 days paid trip to the office every other week. Geography: U.E/Shengen with maximum 3 hours timezone offset from France required.

Meet the mojo team

mojo

mojo

Web Backend Engineer

  • Permanent contract 
  • Paris
  • Possible full remote
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