Junior Backend Developer - Apply now!

Location: Romania, Cluj

Title: Junior Backend Developer

The application is open until Friday, 27.1.2023

Who we are

Legentic is a tech company which offers innovative digital solutions for recovering stolen items and combating financial crimes. We facilitate over 5000 users in 22 countries on 5 continents by giving them tools for using our unique data through various interfaces such as web applications and APIs.

Legentic's technology department consists of three parts; product, platform, and data, each with its own responsibilities. The technologies’ mission is to create, develop, and deliver the technologies that drive our sales and customer success.

Now we are looking for a Junior Backend Developer in Cluj, Romania.

Requirements for Junior Backend Developer

We are looking for someone with an affinity for helping others out. Your job is to help support Frontend developers with tools that make their life easier. Additionally, you are expected to help answer customer questions quickly and decisively. Giving them the best possible experience.

You are good at expressing your thoughts both written and verbally.

You listen to and appreciate opposing viewpoints and feel comfortable working with a multicultural, distributed team.

You’re a team player who treats others with respect and empathy, and will be a part of our 3Cs culture and follow our values: Collaborating, Courageous, Caring. Also, you like challenging and being challenged when it comes to technical questions – and you’re happy to share what you know with your colleagues. You appreciate the benefits of good documentation and communication.

Must-have requirements

  • A quick learner who likes to explore

  • Eager to service our internal teams and external customers

  • At least the equivalent of 2 years of proven experience with Python

  • Experience working with API frameworks and APIs

  • Experience using a web framework like FastAPI, Flask or Django.

  • Experience working in event-driven architectures

  • Fluent in English

Optional requirements

  • It would be great if you could tick off these boxes as well

  • Knowledge of a second programming language

  • BSc or MSc in computer science, data science, engineering, or a similar discipline

  • Experience in working with AWS or other cloud vendors

A day at Legentic

On Monday, you head to the office and begin your day with a coffee and a chat with your colleagues. As you sit down at your desk and power on your laptop, your to-do list for the day, which includes working on improving the search backend for our product.

At the daily standup meeting at 10:40 AM, you update the team on your progress and let them know you don't have any obstacles. When you see that one of your teammates is stuck on a task, you decide to lend a hand until lunchtime.

After lunch with your colleagues, you return to your work on the search backend and manage to complete it. Later in the afternoon, you receive a question from a customer who is having trouble with an implementation. You are able to help the customer resolve the issue easily, and you decide to call it a day.


  • Assist the product team in integrating with external services.

  • Develop internal mechanisms to create great customer-facing products.

  • Enabling new insights into the data for the product team through metrics

  • Supporting our customers with technical issues and integration-related questions

  • Contribute to our Big Hairy Audacious Goal (BHAG) to solve 150 financial crimes a day by 2024


  • Great working culture: High score on employer surveys

  • Flexibility: Join the local office 2–3 days a week, combined with working remotely

  • International environment: We are all across Europe, and you will meet your colleagues at least once a year

  • Company laptop; choose whichever you want

  • Self-learning: You get your own budget for personal development

  • Mentoring: You’ll get mentored by one of your experienced colleagues through the first months

  • Share Purchase Program: Opportunity to buy shares in the company

Apply now!

The application is open until Friday, 27.1.2023

Interested? Apply now!

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Ask more from product team lead, developer Rodica Sighiartau


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