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Backend Engineer at FranklinCovey (Python) (246)

Info on the Backend Engineer role

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Ubiminds is a GPTW certified, people-first company, that partners with American software product companies to scale their development footprint. Ubi custom-curates Brazilian top 5% talent for their LATAM strategy, offering a unique combo of staff augmentation and employer-of-record services.

Ubiminds is assisting FranklinCovey, one of the world's largest leadership companies with 1,000 employees, 1,500 clients, and 2,000,000+ learners. They help organizations achieve greatness on the four people-related challenges that matter most: leadership, individual effectiveness, culture, and business processes. Their unique approach combines content, technology, and people to generate collective behavior change at scale. 

Perks and Benefits

As Backend Engineer @Ubiminds, you:

  • Be placed in a product-based company, with the same treatment as their full-time employees.
  • Have our full back-office support, from career guidance to HR and concierge services.
  • Enjoy our remote-first policy – we are a distributed team, after all.
  • Get your own MacBook (none of that "bring your own device" stuff here).
  • Have access to growth opportunities with other amazing technology professionals, through tech talks, chapter meetings, and even remote happy hours for tons of fun!
  • Improve your English through free lessons with a native English speaker - get to the next level on your communication skills!
  • Candidate referral bonus (promote Ubi to your tech friends, and get paid for it!)
  • Miss working in the office? Our cool Florianópolis headquarters is available, whenever you want, with weekly quick massages & tasty snacks, soft drinks, and games.


Historically FC primarily offered in-person, one-off training. Over the last five years, we have made substantial investments, and have had significant success, in transitioning the business to an online, subscription product (AAP). In April ‘21 we acquired Strive, an edtech startup whose leadership development platform was used by leading tech cos like Slack, Airbnb, Pinterest and Intuit. Under the Strive's team direction and leadership, we are doubling down on the technology/product-centric approach and looking to build out a larger product and engineering team. As a Senior Software Engineer, you will build products to help organizations train their employees and overcome their most pressing people-related problems at scale. You will work with product, design, data, and content teams to build a modern learning platform, scaling usage (and impact) 10-100x in the next year.

About Ubiminds

Our Culture

In order to succeed in this position, you will need

Mandatory skills

  • Advanced/fluent English skills – Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Backend Engineer with 2-5 years of experience. The candidate may or may not have experience with the frontend. Being a fullstack engineer would be nice but not mandatory since the focus is the backend
  • The tech stack the candidate will be working with is Python (Django) or Node.js or Ruby on Rails. The candidate must like to write code;

Nice to have skills

  • Ideally, we are looking for a candidate that has experience with AWS, DevOps and React.

Non-technical skills

  • We are looking for passionate candidates that want to make a difference. Drive to improve and share knowledge with your teammates continually;
  • Must want to learn and be quick to learn;
  • Candidates need to be able to work with asynchronous communication.

Job summary.

  • start date 18/10/2022
  • end date 18/12/2022
  • timezone Eastern Standard (GMT-4)


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