Senior Backend Engineer/Lead (Golang/C++)

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan McKinley Singapore
  • 22 Feb 19

Senior Backend Engineer/Lead (Golang/C++)

Senior Backend Engineer/Lead (Golang/C++)

Our client, an Innovation lab, is looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to join their team to develop cutting edge applications. The primary backend stack is Go, but candidates with solid development fundamentals and willing to pick it up is welcome.


  • Function as lead for backend tasks, working closely with the development teams.
  • Design and implement business logic through strategic choice of data structure and algorithms.
  • Develop, test and deploy web APIs/batch jobs/webhooks/integrations.
  • Ensure standards on code testing and code testability.
  • Ensure design decisions are properly documented.
  • Adopt best development practices and make continuous automated testing, releases and deployments;
  • Provide guidance to junior developers in the team.

  • Bachelor of Computer Science or equivalent with 4+ yrs of hands-on development experience, preferably in Go or C++.
  • Experience in the following:
    • SQL databases and in-memory key-value databases like Redis.
    • Strong development fundamentals with excellent understanding of data structure and algorithms.
    • Understanding of scalability, resilience, high availability.
    • Understanding of dev-ops.
    • AWS services and related cloud technologies;
    • Docker and Kubernetes;

Interested candidates may apply directly or alternatively send an email to Benjamin Neo at

Morgan McKinley Pte Ltd

EA No: 11C5502

Neo Kai Xuan Benjamin

Reg No: R1659873