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) on the first day of employment 

  • Five (5) Service Incentive Leaves upon reaching 6-months of service/employment (convertible to cash)

  • 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 benefits include:

  • This position will have the option to work from home or at our office in Clark when the pandemic is over

  • Internet allowance (installation and monthly fees - while working from home)

  • Macbook Air or Macbook Pro to work on

  • 15 additional service incentive leaves upon reaching 6 months of service/employment (convertible to cash)

What you can expect:

  • Tech start-up (pioneering team)

Position Description:

Position Title:  Backend Engineer

Classification:  Associate

Salary Grade:  80,000 - 120,000 Peso / month

Reports To: Account Manager, Client

Primary Relationships: Client Team

Date(s):  2021


Shadow's mission is to End Lost in the World. We have started by creating a mobile app that reunites lost dogs with their families in the US.

As a Backend Engineer, you’ll be a critical part of a small and dedicated team, with the opportunity to make a huge impact. Your contributions will power the systems that serve our rapidly growing community. Our ideal candidate is an individual who’s driven by technology and enjoys operations, automation and problem solving.


  • 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