Backend Developer

Come and do the work you love with a team you can be proud to be a part of.

As a Backend Developer at Caffeina, you will have accesso to our technology and development processes.

  • Location Parma
  • Department Technology
  • Min. Experience 2-5+ yrs

Job Description

As a Backend Developer at Caffeina, you will have accesso to our technology and development processes. We need you to create the backend of projects we develop on the web, social platforms and mobile devices, and we will ask you to contribute not only in the bringing about of a high quality execution but also in the architectural projection. You will be challenged to use ‘sure thing’ solutions, but also evaluate and explore new and alternative methods, whilst always keeping the deadline in mind, You will be involved in the delivery of projects and the maintenance of the activity and operations of the technological infrastructure.

Specifically, your responsibilities will be to:

  • Implement the Backend development of projects under your responsibility

  • Write clean, tried and tested code

  • Write reusable code and programming libraries

  • Conduct performance optimisation tests

  • Conduct debugging and troubleshooting activities

  • Assist other developers with coding and troubleshooting

  • Collaborate with other developers and UI/UX Designers to better usability

  • Draft guides and documents for functional requirements

  • Ensure the quality, and performance of your work

  • Ensure and respect the quality standard, working hours and deadlines approved by your Coordinator

  • Receive feedback from your Coordinator and develop solutions to anything in need of attention

  • Point out critical issues and opportunities related to your work in a timely manner

  • Stay ahead of the curve in your interests in and knowledge of the latest technologies, the market and digital trends.

You will report to the Backend Development Coordinator.



This is what we need you to have.

These are experiences and important competencies for the work that we will tackle together.

  • At least 2-5 years of experience, preferably in a business or digital agency

  • Educated to either degree or diploma-level

  • Ability to receive and expand on feedback from clients or internal divisions

  • Ability to work in a diverse team and responsibly manage internal projects and those of clients

  • Excellent communication and personal relation skills, necessary to write a code that is easy to read and communicate its characteristics to a team or external users

  •  An analytic approach to every phase of  a project (though without losing the creative side) to associate with a deep understanding of the requirements for producing software components

  • Initiative and curiosity for new technologies, qualities which allow you to take on the continuous technological evolution ably, with gumption and enterprise

  • A mix of attention to detail and a clear vision of the final product, making you master of the project and able to foresee and thereby limit the unexpected

  • Logical, critical thinking, an affinity for mathematics and abstract models and computations

  • Good understanding/knowledge of spoken and written Italian


And what can we offer you?

We always seek to treat people in the best way possible, with professionalism and respect. The following is our offer,  all “out on the table”:

  • Employment contract
  • Salary based on experience + business bonuses
  • Restaurant tickets + coffee & water 24/7
  • Apple work station
  • Welcome Kit
  • Conferences and Events (expenses covered by Caffeina)
  • Training courses, online courses, books and informative material (expenses covered by Caffeina)
  • Research and development on innovative subject areas (e.g. VR, Wearable technology, IoT, iBeacon)
  • A diverse project team: developers, designers, creatives and strategists
  • ‘Relax time’: dinners, drinks, aperitivo etc, all offered by Caffeina

Above all, we offer you the opportunity to do work that you love with a team you can be proud to be a part of.



All candidacies are evaluated individually. We use a program for the management of the selection process and to communicate with the candidates. At times, the responses unfortunately end up being filtered as Spam, so a quick reminder to check that folder every now and then after submitting your application.

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