Backend Software Engineer (Go)


Hivebrite is an all-in-one community management and engagement platform - Our mission is to provide organizations with the tools they need to create vibrant communities.

Our SaaS platform serves customers across a variety of industries including higher education, non-profit, and corporate. Founded in 2015, today we count more than than 500 customers worldwide - including Princeton University, Stanford University, Columbia Business Schools but also WWF or P&G alumni.

We employ more than 100 people across our offices in Paris, New York, and Sydney, and 30 nationalities are represented in our team!

In 2020, we were awarded five Great Place to Work labels, were recognized as a G2 High Performer, and won the International Prize by EY, SYNTEC Numerique, and TECH IN France.

And we have no intention of slowing down!

Job Description


  • Talking scale issues that why we need to empower our interactive web app (Export, Email Analytics, ...). Make with the team the technical choices which seems the best for our product. πŸ₯
  • Today, we are around 40 engineers (frontend, backend, QA, SRE) working in squad (6-7 developers and one product manager).

  • Practice disciplined software engineering (e.g. automated testing, code reviews, and writing simple and readable code).
  • Migrate some services in Rails to Go.
  • Write, review, maintain, and document Go/Golang code.
  • Deploy code to production, and own the product throughout the lifecycle.
  • Demonstrate open collaboration, across teams, and take ownership to support and mentor our Ruby developers in Go.
  • And which stack you mean?

  • 2/3 + years of programming experience in Go.
  • Experience working on backend systems at a large-scale internet service. πŸͺœ
  • Track record of designing and implementing complex and scalable software services.
  • Experience architecting, deploying and operating asynchronous work queues, high-volume storage systems, and high-throughput systems.
  • Understand the trade-offs in employing different engineering solutions to a problem, valuing pragmatism over idealism.
  • Docker has no secret for you. 🐳
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced, collaborative, and high-growth environment.
  • You have a great oral and written communication in English. πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ

  • Experience with Kubernetes.
  • Experience in document oriented databases like Elasticsearch.
  • Deep knowledge in microservices architectures.
  • Comfortable with DevOps aspects.
  • Open-source contributions.

  • A competitive salary package. 🀝
  • Computer allowance and a work-from-home starter kit (desk, chair, etc…). πŸ–₯️
  • 50% of your healthcare subscription. πŸ‘©πŸ»β€βš•οΈ
  • "Tickets Resto" with Swile - 8€ per day (50% covered). πŸ”
  • Two weeks of RTT. 🏝

  • International team. 🌎
  • Flexible remote policy.🏑
  • A brand-new office in the center of Paris with a rooftop just for us! 🏰
  • Check out our Instagram page here to discover our team. πŸ“·
  • Fun team building events. πŸŽ‰
  • Monthly visit (1/2 days) in our office (taken care by Hivebrite). πŸ’‘

  • Meet ClΓ©ment, our Engineering Recruiter, for a first video-call to better understand your career plan and answer any of your questions.
  • Meet Pierre, our Principal Back Engineer and Atom, Senior Backend Engineer to talk about your future challenge and make your technical assessment.
  • Meet other team members for a cultural fit.
  • Welcome on board! ❀️
  • Additional Information

    • Contract Type: Full-Time
    • Location: Paris, France (75009)