Back-end Developer

Fork IT
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When it comes to customer engagement, we got it covered. We deliver outstanding Mobile and Web experiences

We are looking for a Back-end Developer to join our small team based in Lisbon (Benfica).

At Fork IT, you would be responsible for developing state-of-the-art REST API's and microservices.

You'll be working on big long-term projects, striving for performance, scalability, and ease-of-maintenance. While at the same time honing your skills with small, end and drop projects, where you'll be able to experiment all you like.

Our back-end technology of choice is the Go Programming language. Even if you had no contact with it, we're sure you'll grasp it quickly.

Other technologies are also welcome, but we expect you to be able to argument in their defense (no technology is one size fits all, each has their pros)

As a member of the team, your input is valuable. We expect you to voice your opinions, and help the team decide the course of action.

Main requirements

  • Proficient in at least one back-end language: Go, Ruby, Python, Java (and any derivate)
  • Good knowledge of SQL (and/or NoSQL)
  • Comfortable producing distributed web applications
  • Experience with revision control such as Git
  • Understanding of microservices architecture
  • Ability to work independently and with a team; we value your opinion, your ability to make choices but also your communication with the team

Nice to have

  • Experience with microservices
  • Experience setting up continuous-delivery, or deployment mechanisms
  • Experience with various authentication mechanism (Cookies, tokening, 2-steps handshakes)
  • Familiar with security flaws and concerns
  • Experience profiling and optimizing
  • Experience with Agile methodologies for project management
  • Experience with testing frameworks


  • Flexible working hours
  • Great learning environment, there's always time to learn new technologies
  • Small team, you make a diference

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