4books is a fast-growing tech startup founded in 2017 by a serial Italian entrepreneur (Marco Montemagno) with the support of Nana Bianca Startup Studio and its thriving ecosystem.
Our focus is to make knowledge more accessible by providing the key takeaways of the latest and most interesting non-fiction books right in your pocket, at any time, ready to be read or listened to in 15 to 20 minutes.
This position is for somebody who is ready to take on a big challenge, ideal for those who seek to fast-track their careers by experiencing what it really takes to make a tech startup scale.
What you'll be doing :
The first version of our product has been developed on Drupal 8.0 (written in Symfony). You'll need to maintain the current platform while leading the crucial transition to a more scalable and modern architecture
Take strategic decisions and lead all the company technological developments regarding the Infrastructure, Back End, Web App, Android and iOS mobile apps functionalities and features
Work with Agile / Scrum methodologies
Work hand in hand with the product manager to plan, implement, and test product improvements
Who we are looking for :
You have at least 3 years of professional coding experience (or 1 year if you graduated in computer science or related discipline)
First and foremost, we are looking for someone who is able to get his / her hands dirty and willing to solve any problem with a positive, can-do attitude
Previous experience in back end development and with modern databases (relational and non) such as PostgreSQL, MySQL, MongoDB, Redis
Has interest and / or experience in the following : object-oriented programming, REST API design, web development frameworks (e.
g. React, Symphony), testing, provisioning and deployment. More specifically, it would be great if there was a recent involvement in projects using one (or more) of Python, Java, Node, Go, Ruby.
Confident using a modern version control system for code repositories such as git
Exposed to infrastructure offered in a managed fashion (AWS, GCloud)
Knowledge or experience of techniques / tool for monitoring / logging
Good communication skills
An insatiable and viral desire to learn and grow, together with our team
Ideal, but not required
Mobile native apps development experience
Drupal 8.0 experience
What we are offering :
the chance to make a real difference in a promising early stage startup founded by a serial entrepreneur (Marco Montemagno) with the support of Nana Bianca Startup Studio and its thriving ecosystem
a competitive salary
the possibility to have Stock Option rights or other Equity Benefit (based on experience)
the opportunity to grow with the company, both as an engineer and as a manager (there is a real opportunity for the right person to become the CTO)
Perks include :
A great and flexible work environment in the center of Florence
A great network of people from the Nana Bianca ecosystem, who share your passion for digital
Free Coffee, Fresh Fruit, and RedBull
Thursday aperitif and Free access to training and workshops activities
Workplace : Nana Bianca headquarters, Florence, Italy
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