Senior Backend Engineer

We’re looking for an engineer who’s eager to take the next big step in their career and help us build Framer.


Backend Engineers at Framer work on our APIs and services, supporting a product that has realtime collaboration on an infinite canvas, can publish a website in under a second and optimize it in under 10 seconds. You work on a microservices architecture with services for authentication, teams, payments, assets, hosting and many more.

What you will do

We’re looking for a Sr Backend Engineer with experience leading projects, shipping features, and a passion for product-driven organizations

  • Collaborate closely with other engineers and designers in translating vision and big ideas into a performant, shippable product

  • Make critical decisions regarding technology choices, scalability, and performance, for the growth and maintenance of our service based backend

  • Architect and build robust, efficient, and well-documented APIs

  • Ensure high code quality through thorough code reviews, mentoring, and adherence to coding standards.

  • Collaborate with leadership to define the long-term technical strategy and roadmap for the product and backend infrastructure.

  • Do the best work of your career, work normal hours, and focus on shipping

What we are looking for

  • At least 7+ years of working as a software engineer at 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

We’re an international, driven team with a high bar for building a product that our community will love. We care about creating a work environment where you can do your best work; From flexible hours and holidays to parental leave and an education stipend, we do everything to make sure you feel motivated and supported.

  • Remote Friendly

  • Flexible Hours

  • Flexible Holidays

  • Laptop Tools

  • Education Stipend

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.

About Framer

Framer is the top web builder for professional site design. Design teams at startups, scale-ups, and enterprises use our platform for their marketing sites.


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Full-time with flexible hours

Education stipend

Generous vacation policy

Parental leave


Company retreats