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Backend Engineer



Job Type






Skill Set


Backend Programming

Job Details

At Loctax we're looking for a Backend engineer with skills in Rest APIs to join our team, on a short 3-month contract.

What is Loctax?

We are the first-ever B2B SaaS collaborative tax governance platform.

By bringing together internal and external stakeholders, Loctax helps to achieve full control over tax risks, compliance, advisory projects, audits and other tax responsibilities. It empowers multinational companies to digitalise their tax function and to communicate clearly about their total tax contribution.

Who Are We?

We are a 'remote-first', and a highly collaborative and united bunch with teammates spread across πŸ‡§πŸ‡ͺ πŸ‡³πŸ‡± πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ πŸ‡±πŸ‡Ή πŸ‡΅πŸ‡± πŸ‡«πŸ‡· πŸ‡¦πŸ‡ͺ πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ.

We strive towards building an informal and transparent company culture whilst being advocates for people coming from diverse backgrounds.

We are proud to be backed by tax industry front-runners as well as top VC funds from πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Ί and πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ. Building software products that solve complex problems is our passion; we love doing that in a welcoming and motivating environment. Good vibes only ✌️.

The Role

As we continue to expand our engineering team we are looking for a skilled Rest API developer to join the team to expose a REST-ful API that is documented to our customers so that they can integrate with third-party software.

In this role, the main aim is for you to build a documented REST API with extensive automated tests. You will also explore using OpenAPI in combination with Nest.js.

Our Stack

  • Node
  • Typescript
  • Postgres
  • Git
  • AWS
  • Terraform

Must haves:

  • Ideally, you will be able to start as soon as possible
  • Excellent written and spoken English. Good communication skills.
  • Node.js, typescript, javascript experience
  • Hands-on experience building and securing REST APIs
  • Hands-on experience with relational databases, preferably Postgresql
  • Hands-on experience with ORM's, we use MikroORM
  • Hands-on experience with testing frameworks to test REST API's
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • High level of responsibility

Nice to haves:

  • Nest.js experience
  • Experience building public APIs (versioning, monitoring, logging, …)
  • Experience with OpenAPI 3.0
  • Experience with Domain Driven Design / Hexagonal architecture
  • Experience with AWS API Gateway

The Real Stuff

Loctax embraces and is committed to diversity and equal opportunities. We are dedicated to building a team representing various backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.

If this sounds like the sort of environment for you then we'd love to hear from you.