Posted on: 
February 10, 2024

Senior Backend Engineer

Job Description

Join a fast growing, open-source devtools startup with repeat founders and YC backing:

At Nango (YC W23), we have developed an open-source platform dedicated to product integrations. It's a developer tool crafted by engineers, for engineers, seamlessly connecting software solutions.

We are searching for a senior engineer with significant back-end development experience who is keen on profoundly impacting other developers' lives.

By joining us, you will be collaborating intimately with our two founders & founding engineers across all facets of our startup. You will also be stepping into a well-funded, seed-stage startup environment.


Remote across Europe.


  • Develop an open-source platform to accelerate product integration development by 10x.
  • Contribute across our entire tech stack: backend, dev-ops, database, and frontend.
  • Fully participate in defining the product and company strategy.
  • Oversee our widely recognized open-source repository and engage with its community.
  • Support customers and open-source contributors alike.
  • Drive engineering best practices and make key technology decisions.
  • Acquire the expertise needed to kickstart a dev-tool startup.


  • Exhibit extreme ownership, unparalleled work ethic, and a dedication to challenging the norm to elevate standards.
  • Communicate and collaborate effectively in a remote setting with excellent English proficiency.
  • Bring 5+ years of experience in backend engineering to the table.
  • Possess in-depth knowledge of scaling complex backend architectures.
  • Have a genuine enthusiasm for crafting developer tools.
  • Showcase empathy for users and an instinct for optimizing Developer Experience (DX).
  • Embrace a collaborative spirit and ally mentality, essential for thriving in a tight-knit, agile team.
  • Bonus: Proficiency in Node.js.
  • Bonus: Past experience in an early-stage or developer-tool startup.

We're a fully-remote company, dedicated to serving developers with humility, clarity, and effectiveness. We value impact and outcomes over input and hours worked. If you're a well-rounded engineer with a strong sense of ownership and a passion for helping others, we'd love to hear from you!

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