Backend Developer (SG) - EduTech

Our client is a funded EduTech start-up that helps organisations of all sizes and sectors around the world create a highly engaged learning culture. They host over 200, 000 members on the platform, which involves a lot of heavy mobile use.

The startup was founded in the UK but has branched out to several countries including Singapore. As the majority of their customers are in Asia, our client wishes to move their development hub to Singapore and expand their team there.

They are searching for a back-end developer who will be in charge of the server side web application logic as well as the integration of the integration of the front-end programmes.


  • Getting the excitement and intellectual stimulation of a startup, without the fads or pretension

  • Flexible working hours!


  • Be involved and participate in the overall application lifecycle

  • Main focus on coding and debugging

  • Collaborate with Front-end developers

  • Provide training, help and support to other team members

  • Build high-quality reusable code that can be used in the future

  • Develop functional and sustainable web applications with clean codes

  • Troubleshoot and debug applications

  • Learn about new technologies

  • Stay up to date with current best practices

  • Conduct UI tests and optimize performance

  • Manage cutting-edge technologies to improve applications

  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary team of designers, developers and system administrators

  • Follow new and emerging technologies

Requirements and qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related degree in a similar field

  • At least 3-4 years in experience for backend engineering

  • Proficient use and understanding of Java, Spring Boot, Spring Cloud, Prostgresql, MySQL, Terraform, Redis

  • Experience in developing mobile applications is preferable

  • Outstanding programming skills

  • Great interpersonal and communication skills

  • Keen interest and willingness to work in the startup space

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