Backend Engineer

We’re looking for a backend engineer with experience leading projects, shipping features, and a passion for product-driven organizations.


As a Backend Engineer, you’ll work on many aspects of the product, including (but not limited to) Framer Web, Framer Packages, billing systems, email infrastructure, cloud infrastructure, data pipelines, and Framer’s personal, Team, and Enterprise management dashboards. Experience leading projects and implementing features from start to finish (including scoping, architecture, collaboration with frontend engineers, and delivery), along with experience working in a product-minded organization. You’ll write high-quality code, test everything, and help others do the same.

What you’ll do

  • Collaborate closely with other engineers and designers
  • Take responsibility in and outside of your role to make yourself indispensable to the team
  • Do the best work of your career, work normal hours, and focus on shipping
  • Translate vision and big ideas into a performant, shippable product
  • Mentor other engineers to help them grow their skill sets

Your Background

  • At least 5+ years of working as a software engineer in a product company
  • Self-motivated and self-managing, with strong organizational skills
  • Experience with developing and operating large-scale distributed systems
  • Experience with modern, microservices-based architectures
  • Advanced level of Go and/or TypeScript
  • Familiarity with React
  • Container technologies, such as Docker / AWS ECS / Kubernetes
  • Cloud infrastructure architecture / Amazon Web Services
  • Knowledge of automated testing, integration testing, QA

What we offer

You’ll work with some of the best global talent and build a tool used by all the companies you know and love, including Dropbox, Pinterest, and Twitter. Our philosophy is simple—hire diverse, passionate people and foster a culture that empowers great work. From daily lunches made by our in-house chef to flexible hours and parental leave, we do everything to make sure you feel nourished, motivated, and supported.

  • Daily Team Lunch
  • Annual Castle Retreat
  • Travel to Global Meetups
  • Education Stipend
  • Commuter Card
  • Laptop & Tools
  • Flexible Hours
  • Flexible Holidays
  • Parental Leave
  • Pension Plan

Framer is an equal opportunity employer. As part of our dedication to diversity, we work to ensure a fair interview process and maintain an inclusive work environment.


Please send us your recent work, GitHub projects that you’re proud of, or open source contributions.

Engineering Team

Adam Seckel

Andreas Blixt

Aron Carroll

Artem Riasnianskyi

Claudia Minardi

Dan-el Khen

David Stotijn

Eelco Lempsink

Federico Ruggi

Fernando Hurtado

Gastón Durand Vadas

Jan van Boghout

Jonas Treub

Jordan Dobson

Jose Marmolejos

Koen Bok

Koen Rouwhorst

Lucas Ritter

Matt Perry

Melissa Rofman

Niels van Hoorn

Onne Gorter

Patrick Camacho

Piotr Krawiec

Shuang Qiu

Stefan Borsje

Tim von Oldenburg

Valerio Pipolo

Vladimir Guguiev