Senior Backend Engineer

Job description

We are a software company that is building a multitenant threat detection SaaS platform for our customers. Our software is built in Python with dependencies on PostgreSQL, ElasticSearch and other similar cloud back-ends, including some proprietary ones. We are building a team of smart and high energy software engineers, passionate for working in a fast paced multi-cultural start-up environment with proven expertise in building scalable and robust cloud platforms, preferably on AWS. You will be contributing to the development of the platform and will be expected to have high quality skills in Python, JavaScript (with an ability to pick other languages as well) along with other commonly used cloud technologies and databases. You should have hands-on expertise in building micro-services based architecture and comfortable working with DevOps/CI/CD tooling like Jenkins and Gitlab. You will work closely with the development and architecture team based in Amsterdam and India and spread across functions like UI, QA and Customer Success. Having a security domain knowledge is an added bonus.


  • Work within our Engineering team;
  • Continuously improve our product;
  • Assist with troubleshooting any customer issues.


  • At least 5 years of professional experience;
  • At least 2 years of experience in a similar role;
  • Strong experience working with Python;
  • Strong experience working with SQL/NoSQL databases;
  • Demonstrable experience with Git;
  • Demonstrable experience working with AWS;
  • Demonstrable experience working with Docker and microservices;
  • Result-driven mindset;
  • Systematic problem-solving approach;
  • Solid time management skills;
  • Ability to drive things to closure with minimal supervision;
  • Familiarity with JavaScript is a plus;
  • Familiarity with GitLab is a plus;
  • Familiarity with Security domain is a plus;
  • Excellent written and spoken English skills.


We offer a full-time position with a market conform salary and 16 annual holidays. On top of that, we offer an appealing annual education budget (including a corporate account on Coursera). Our teams are humble, effective, transparent and lifelong learners - while we love experiments and research, we are not afraid to make decisions. We are backed by international investors to build the future together!

About EclecticIQ

EclecticIQ is a global threat intelligence, hunting and response technology provider. Its clients are some of the most targeted organizations, globally. To build tomorrow’s defences today, they have to understand the threats against them – and align their efforts and investments to mitigate their risks. EclecticIQ helps governments, large enterprises and service providers manage threat intelligence, create situational awareness and adopt an intelligence-led cybersecurity approach. EclecticIQ extended its focus towards hunting and response with the acquisition of Polylogyx’s endpoint technology in 2020. Founded in 2014, EclecticIQ operates globally with offices across Europe, North America, and via value-add partners.

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