Backend Engineer - Very Good Security - SF

Very Good Security (“VGS”) provides an agile and efficient way for businesses to secure and
utilize their sensitive data. Founded by highly successful serial entrepreneurs and backed by
world-class investors and top tier VCs, VGS is building an amazing global team. As a young and
growing company we’re laser focused on delighting our customers and hiring talented and
entrepreneurial-minded individuals to help us to secure the world's data.
We are looking for a motivated and forward-thinking BackEnd Engineer with hands on
experience in building:

● Data processing backends
● RESTful APIs
● API security
● Microservice communication

You will help us design and build a high throughput, low latency data security platform.


Job Responsibilities:

● Design, develop and support a robust data security solution
● Participate in code reviews to ensure code high quality and shared knowledge
● Maintain high technical and development standards, always looking to improve quality,
performance, and feature-sets
● Collaborate with other internal engineers throughout the development process
● Follow emerging technologies. Be proactive and innovative. We rely on your feedback to
build up the product expertise

Technologies we use:

● Java 8 / Spring Boot
● Python 3 / Flask
● PostgreSQL
● AWS Stack: Kinesis, Lambda, Athena, Glue and many more
● Grafana, Prometheus, Monit
● Kubernetes, Docker, Ansible, Terraform and modern DevOps practices applied


About you:

● Excellent communication and teamwork skills. We’re looking for people able to
communicate and collaborate across cultures and time zones. You should be able to
build strong relationships with cross-functional teams, and have the ability to influence
others to achieve results
● Ability to work autonomously. We do not micromanage our engineers
● Being passionate about code quality and employing the best software development


● Passionate about your work
● Love to build cool stuff with Java or Python
● Have experience with OAuth and identity management systems
● Have experience in building RESTful hypermedia APIs
● Comfortable with SQL
● Can't tolerate when code is not tested
● Have experience in building SaaS solution before


Benefits and Perks:

● Highly subsidized individual medical, dental, & vision insurance coverage
● Company sponsored 401k plan
● Market competitive compensation package
● Monthly wellness stipend
● Generous vacation policy
● 12 company paid holidays


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