Back End Engineer

  • Dublin, Ireland
  • October 8, 2019

What you will be doing

We are building a SaaS product to help enterprises manage their workforce and we need your help.

You will work on a fully independent team comprising product management, product design, front and back end engineering to design and build a product that will define the future of work. We are very proud of the team we have built to date and we are committed to creating a culture as strong as our team. As part of the team, you will help foster a culture of continuous learning through: code reviews, ideation, and mentoring/coaching other developers.

You will be instrumental in partnering with the rest of the team to deliver compelling interfaces, operating in an agile environment and releasing software multiple times per day using highly integrated CI/CD . You will be a key contributor, analyzing, designing, building, and testing highly scalable services using Kotlin in IntelliJ. You will also be working with product designers and front end engineers to implement the back end of our solutions, and in turn influence the direction and the architecture of our product.


  • Can communicate complex information clearly and simply
  • Have already worked on commercial JVM based software using an Agile software lifecycle including TDD, pair programming, short release cycles
  • Have experience with at least one automation focused scripting language
  • Are super familiar with the standard toolchains for version control and know what it takes to build software that is robust and scalable
  • Have an aptitude for fast prototyping
  • Experience writing on integrating with GraphQL APIs
  • Full stack web development with a modern web framework
  • Can write unit tests for complex logic and acceptance tests
  • Have used Deployment and configuration management tools like Docker, Ansible
  • Known Languages: Groovy, Kotlin, Javascript

If interested, please send CV/resume and cover letter to

About Utmost

Utmost - San Francisco, Dublin (Series A):

Utmost, the first Extended Workforce System, offers solutions for the enterprise and its extended workforce - from temporary workers to consultants, vendors, freelancers, contractors and more - to seamlessly and efficiently work together. The software is designed for workers to have control of their data and transparency into their work history, independent of traditional employment relationships.

Utmost was founded in 2018 by former Workday executives, Annrai O’Toole and Dan Beck and former Groupon CTO EMEA Paddy Benson and is backed by Greylock Partners and Workday Ventures.