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Backend Engineer, NodeJS/NestJS

Code Leap
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
We are looking for a Backend Engineer (NodeJS/NestJS) to join our expert team in Ho Chi Minh City. This role is perfect for team players with a strong interest in developing their international career - not just as a coder, but as a product builder.
  • Develop new systems and enhance or maintain existing applications to align with business objectives
  • Responsible for programming, problem resolution, and ensuring projects are executed within scope, budget, and timeline
  • Collaborate with the Project Manager and team members in Germany to ensure timely delivery of projects
  • Develop and implement backend features using Agile Scrum Methodology, including refactoring as business requirements change
  • Implement software solutions with a focus on automation testing and using cutting-edge tools and libraries
  • Continuously enhance skills through extensive technical reading, sharing knowledge via coaching sessions and presentations
  • Write optimized, high-quality, and reusable code
  • Support the Lead Backend Developer in guiding junior and fresher team members
  • Prepare technical documentation
  • Have 3+ years of experience in NodeJS, TypeScript
  • Hands-on experience with Nestjs framework
  • Knowledge of PostgreSQL and Object-Relational Mapping (ORM)
  • Familiarity with Redis for caching data from the SAP system
  • Understanding of Swagger (OpenAPI Specification) for API documentation
  • Experience with CI/CD setup and maintenance
  • You understand and know how to prioritize your tasks with a problem-solving mindset
  • You don't take things personally and are comfortable with ambiguity and rapid changes common in early-stage product development
  • You don't wait for others to tell you what you need to do but proactively reach out to people, communicate, ask for help, and get things done
  • You feel comfortable communicating in the English language
Nice to have
  • Have some experience with cloud public providers (AWS, Azure, GCP)

  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Year-end bonus (13th-month salary)
  • Generous annual leave of up to 18 days
  • Enjoy a stress-free and comfortable commute to and from work with our Grab Services sponsor
  • Enjoy an endless selection of delicious refreshments, including gourmet coffee, beverages, snacks, and fresh fruits, all complimentary
  • Focused on individual development:
    • Unlimited access to Udemy and other recommendation courses
    • Sponsored Professional certificates such as AWS, PMI, Scrum Master, etc
    • Sharing session every Friday, come along with lunch provided by CODE LEAP
    • 1-on-1 coaching with experienced professionals
  • Flexible work policy, which provides flexible hours to accommodate personal schedules and commitments, open for hybrid working mode
  • Premium AI Assistant tools are provided to support your work
  • Dynamic, fun, and agile environment, perfect for sharing and creativity
  • Open-minded, kind & humble colleagues
Please reach out and contact us now with your latest CV as well as a little description of yourself at
About us
With our expert teams spread across two continents, CODE LEAP provides innovative software solutions for startups and leading companies in Germany. Our core teams in Frankfurt, Berlin, and Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam) work hand in hand to develop state-of-the-art solutions of the highest quality. Our employees are at the center of this. Because collaborating with the right people is the secret to our successful growth. 
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