Join the Sovereign Nature Team
Founded in 2019, Sovereign Nature Initiative is a non-profit organization exploring non-extractive ways to radically reconfigure nature's value for a thriving planet, where nature is profitable for all. Our team is working to provoke a paradigm shift, one where the relationship between humans and nature is reimagined and redefined.

We're looking for engineers who bring fresh ideas and are interested in web3, information retrieval, distributed computing, security, economics, UI design, accessibility, and value creation; the list goes on and is growing every day. We need our engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to take on new problems across the full-stack as we continue to push technology forward.
Open Positions
Back End Engineer

SNI's hybrid workplace includes remote and in-office roles. By applying to this position you will have an opportunity to share your preferred working location from the following:

In-office locations: Lisbon - Portugal
Remote location(s): Within the EU

Responsibilities
  • Design, develop, and deploy distributed highly available mission-critical applications, writing unit tests, integration tests, and automated test routines for our CI/CD platform.
  • Analyze and develop software integration with third-party systems over multiple protocol layers.
  • Mentor others in the domains of the programming languages, technical concepts, and tools you use.
  • Write and test product or system development code.
  • Review code developed by other developers and provide feedback to ensure best practices (e.g., style guidelines, checking code in, accuracy, testability, and efficiency).
  • Contribute to existing documentation or educational content and adapt content based on product/program updates and user feedback.
  • Design scalable data ingestion and analysis frameworks as needed for benchmarking systems you are building.
  • Triage product or system issues and debug/track/resolve by analyzing the sources of issues and the impact on hardware, network, or service operations and quality.
  • Manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables.
  • Design, develop, and deploy 2D and 3D computer graphics models and animations.
  • Mentor others in the domains of the programming languages, technical concepts, and tools you use.
  • Write and test product or system development code.
  • Review code developed by other developers and provide feedback to ensure best practices (e.g., style guidelines, checking code in, accuracy, testability, and efficiency).
  • Contribute to existing documentation or educational content and adapt content based on product/program updates and user feedback.
  • Design scalable data ingestion and analysis frameworks as needed for benchmarking systems you are building.
  • Triage product or system issues and debug/track/resolve by analyzing the sources of issues and the impact on hardware, network, or service operations and quality.
Minimum qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience.
  • 5 years plus of software engineering experience with Node and Typescript.
  • Experience with both REST and GraphQL.
  • Experience with websockets and real time applications.
  • Experience with packaging applications into Docker containers.
  • Interest and ability to learn other coding languages as needed.
  • Ability to write in English fluently and idiomatically.
Preferred qualifications
  • Experience with micro services architecture.
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines.
  • Experience with Kubernetes.
  • Experience working in a global multi-cultural environment.
Start Date: ASAP
Apply to vadim@sovereignnature.com