Kiipo徵求Database/Backend Engineer

2017-05-08 13:56:05


徵才訊息:Database/Backend Engineer

At kiipo, our mindset is simple: Life is short, so do things that matter. From our work on sustainable privatized ambulance system in Ethiopia, to our current lineup of consumer products, we intend to make a lasting impact. To that end, we are looking for someone who takes initiative and is always looking to learn and improve. Someone who values working with a talented team to create meaningful products. At kiipo, engineers and designers work closely with marketing and planning in a setting where everyone’s opinion matters. See if you qualify to join our growing team.

Job Description

What You’ll Do:

  • Migrate our current code based on “Google Channel API” to “Firebase Realtime Database”
  • Design, implement, and deploy robust API for internal and 3rd party applications.
  • Work closely with our mobile development team to create a secure and stable API.
  • Create the infrastructure for a secure, cloud-based data management system to manage user data.

Essential skills and Requirements:

  • BA/BS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • Understanding of programming best practices and paradigms for easily maintainable code.
  • Familiar with relational database or NoSQL database. Ex. MySQL, Hadoop/HBase, MongoDB, Redis
  • A learning mindset. Even if you don’t meet some of the above requirements, if you have the ability and willingness to learn, you can still apply.


Familiarity with Google App Engine, Compute Engine or other Google Cloud services.

Working At Kiipo

  • 700k / year, up
  • Flexible working hours
  • Great annual leave, start with 14 days!
  • We work in both English and Chinese

The Fun Stuff

  • PS4 and VR room
  • Spacious office layout
  • Free snacks!

How to Apply

If you would like to apply, please send an email with the subject line “Database/Backend Engineer Application” to In your application, please include (in English or Chinese) :

  • your resume
  • 2-3 samples of your work or portfolio (if applicable)
  • 3 reasons why we should hire you
  • A short description of one technology trend that you believe will help shape the future of health in society, no more than 300 words.

We often receive many applications for our positions, and are not able to reply personally to every one. We look forward to hearing from you.