Senior Backend Engineer

Job description

Combyne is a fast-growing mobile social network for creators. It's the fusion of a social platform, a game and a practical utility for combining outfits. Our community consists of millions of creators who gain confidence and joy by creating collaboratively. Combyne's vision is to digitize the usage of fashion. (Opposed to the commerce of fashion, which is already digitized)


If we succeed in digitizing the usage of fashion, we'll use the resulting data points to stop the massive overproduction in the fashion industry, which currently churns out 100 billion pieces of clothing per year for 7 billion people. The problem is so bad, some brands are burning unsold inventory. In the future, production decision should be based on data, not on guessing.

Your mission 🗺

  • Building and maintaining our core architecture to serve millions of users
  • Total ownership over the quality of your work and fluency in development practices that minimize bugs
  • Keeping up with rapidly changing platforms and awareness of the latest advances in web platform and frameworks
  • Close collaboration, both within and outside the team

Job requirements

  • Strong proficiency in MongoDB and AWS
  • Solid experience in frontend component frameworks Vue.js, Svelte, React.js, Node.js and databases (PostgreSQL)
  • Familiar with modern web technologies: JavaScript (ES6+), HTML5, CSS3
  • Fan of agile environments using Scrum
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Hands-on mentality
  • Desire to learn and a “quick study” with new concepts, systems and technologies

You can expect 💪

  • Shape the new era of creator-driven social networks with us
  • Be part of the new rising star in the creator economy
  • Flexible working hours and 26 days annual leave + extra leave for Christmas and New Year's Eve
  • A purposeful mission – have an impact together with us
  • Driven international team with a great mix of full-remote and in-office work culture
  • Personal development budget
  • Additional benefits such as a gym membership and workations
  • Potentially equity in the company
  • Philipp, our founder and CEO, is looking forward to your application!

Workplace: Full-remote, on-site or hybrid