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Junior Backend Engineer

Full Time, London
MUBI is a global SVOD movie platform reaching a community of over 10 million film lovers around the world with offices in London, New York, Vienna, Istanbul, Mumbai, and Kuala Lumpur.  Every film we show is individually selected and presented by our curators; every film is one that we truly believe in.

A small team with big ambitions, we operate in the same world as Netflix and Amazon. Equipped with our unique offer in the SVOD landscape, we’re free to explore new approaches and ideas to provide the most engaging and useful experience to our customers. Having experienced a huge period of growth, we’re seeking world class engineers to join our team.

About the role:

We’re looking for a full time Junior Backend Engineer to play a critical role in building out the business logic of our stack, from launching new user facing features and capabilities to building and improving APIs and delivering new integrations with partner services.


You have strong skills in:

- Ruby language or any scripting language such as Python or LUA
- Comfortable working with relational databases such as (MySQL or MariaDB)

Familiarity with any of would be a bonus:

- In memory database such as Redis, Memcached
- Worked with any video streaming technologies such as DASH, HLS or MSS
- Infrastructure as code tools such as Puppet, Ansible, Chef

About you:

You should enjoy solving challenging problems at scale across multiple systems and take pride in writing high quality, well-tested code. You should embrace software engineering best practices for iterative development and produce cohesive code that is easy to read, reuse and modify. 

This role is suitable for a candidate who is comfortable working with a high degree of independence and can collaborate effectively with colleagues and key stakeholders across the business. You should thrive on taking ownership of projects as well as being active about improving engineering practices and tooling at MUBI.

Our growing team of backend engineers relish the opportunity to level up their experience across a broad spectrum of domains be it video, billing, analytics, content delivery or device APIs.
Salary: Dependent on experience.
If working on a wide range of interesting, impactful projects with a world class team excites you, then we want to hear from you!

Apply with a cover letter and your CV here.
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