Job Openings Backend Engineer

About the job Backend Engineer

Our benefits include:

  • Work directly with an international client

  • Performance evaluation at 6-months

  • 13th month pay

  • HMO (Maxicare)

  • 5 Service Incentive Leaves upon reaching 1-year of service/employment
  • Maternity Leave, Paternity Leave, SOLO Parent Leave, Magna Carta Leave, etc.
  • Education Benefit

  • Retirement Benefit

  • Shuttle Service

  • CO League (Swimming, jiu-jitsu, yoga, billiards, table tennis, prizes, events, training, outreach, etc.)
  • 24-Hour Management & Tech Support

  • Great hands-on support team and fun working environment

Client provided benefits include:

  • Internet allowance

  • Macbook to work on

  • 15 additional service incentive leaves that are convertible to cash.

Position Description:

Position Title:  Backend Engineer

Classification:  Associate

Salary Grade:  80000 - 120000 Peso / month

Reports To:  CEO, President, Account Manager, and Internal teams

Primary Relationships:  CEO and Account Manager

Date(s):  November - December 2020


Shadow’s purpose is to help people help people, and we’re doing that by building an app that reunites lost dogs and their families. Are you a dog person? Or maybe a cat person who’s been dog curious all your life? Then join us! We’re looking for a Backend Engineer who will use innovative tech solutions to build out our scalable platform so we can bring even more families back together.

This position will be work from home initially and we plan to move to an office in Clark when the pandemic is over.


  • Lead and participate in architectural decisions to help us seamlessly scale large-scale systems
  • Develop tools that integrate with both new and existing systems that will help us scale rapidly and efficiently
  • Engage in problem-solving sessions to brainstorm solutions to complex problems
  • Analyze data and build metrics to help make data-driven decisions to improve our product
  • Perform code reviews, evaluate implementations, and provide feedback for system-wide improvements


  • Strong technical fundamentals and development expertise in at least one language
  • Experience working within a microservices infrastructure

  • 3+ years of professional experience building software

  • Strong understanding of Software Development Lifecycle.

  • Passion for producing elegant code and designing scalable systems
  • Able to learn quickly

  • Self-starter with a track record of bringing projects to completion

  • BS, MS in Computer Science or related engineering discipline

  • You must provide your own internet connection and late model smart phone
  • Fast Internet (15 Mbps/download and 3 Mbps/upload high-speed internet minimum)

Working Conditions:

  • The work schedule is US Shift