Backend Engineer

Engineering /
Full-time /
*The posting for this role is open to Mexico only.

About Coffee Meets Bagel 

Coffee Meets Bagel is a women-founded, women-led organization created to give everyone a chance at love. The sense of belonging and connectedness we get from relationships not only helps us survive, but thrive, and we’re working to make it a little easier for people to find that. We’re inspired by the stories we hear from employees, friends, and family who have used CMB to transform their lives, and you too can make a difference by joining us!

Coffee Meets Bagel is looking for a talented Software Engineer (Backend) to help design the future of dating.


    • Design, build, maintain, and augment high-traffic APIs and systems
    • Estimate, plan, and define projects from a backend perspective
    • Ensure that your work is documented, tested, and observable 
    • Monitor running systems for efficiency and scalability
    • Collaborate with mobile engineers to design clean and extensible APIs
    • Join a cross-functional team of product managers, designers, marketers, data scientists, and mobile developers to improve existing features and build new features


    • Experience in software engineering, building APIs and Python
    • Able to communicate technical concepts clearly 
    • Pragmatic and gets things done
    • Enthusiastic about technology and learning new skills and best practices
    • Passionate about user experience
    • 4-6 years of experience in Backend engineering

Nice to haves:

    • Enjoys writing automated tests
    • Experience refactoring code and migrating data

Technologies you'll be working with:

    • Python especially Django and FastAPI
    • PostgreSQL, Redis, Elasticsearch
    • AWS Infrastructure
    • Kubernetes
As one of the largest venture-backed dating application in the world, with significant growth in both North America and Asia, we’re growing fast and need talented engineers to help us grow even more. Our goal is to create the next-generation dating platform that can handle the massive scale and flexibility needed to build an app that feels local to everyone, whether you live in Seattle, Singapore, or Saskatoon.

We believe in empowering our team to think and build big, and you’ll have the ability to help us rebuild core parts of our system from the ground up. We value the importance of work-life balance, so we offer a flexible work environment where you have the freedom to work from anywhere and coordinate your own hours. Overall, we’re a collaborative bunch who care for our daters and our team members, believe in our mission to solve hard problems, and want you to join us on this journey. 

Do these values speak to you? If so, come and join us!

p.s. Here are a few of our perks to look forward to-
-Very competitive compensation
-4 day work week
-We're flexible- with PTO, sick leave and your work environment
-Yearly education & wellness stipend