Sr. Backend Developer



Software Engineering
Posted on Thursday, November 30, 2023
Product & Development · LATAM - Remote · Fully Remote

Sr. Backend Developer

Vicarius is an Israeli-born cybersecurity startup backed by tier-1 investors from San Francisco and Tel Aviv. Currently operating out of NYC and Tel Aviv, Vicarius is set to solve the biggest challenge of all: security vulnerabilities. The Vicarius powered platform, vRx, is a simple and self-serve product that helps companies identify, prioritize and fix security threats in an integrated, automated, and non-traditional manner.

After successfully closing our Series A funding round, we are looking for a Sr. Backend Developer to join our team! As a Sr. Backend developer, you’ll be the brain behind crafting, developing, testing, going live, and maintaining our vRx platform. You are passionate about understanding the business context for features built to drive better customer experience and adoption.


  • Develop, debug and test the platform API over AWS infrastructure.
  • Design new components in the system with a focus on high availability, scalability, and performance.
  • Create, test, manage, and peer review code as each developer is required to fulfill multiple roles.
  • Work in a small team environment.


  • Minimum 5+ years of server-side development experience.
  • Strong understanding of object-oriented programming.
  • Deep knowledge in Java and Spring Framework.
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services technologies (SQS, S3, EBS etc.)
  • Linux bash scripting and installation of open source platforms (CentOS, Amazon Linux)
  • Knowledge in relational and a-relational databases (MySQL, Redis, MongoDB, Elasticsearch etc.).
  • Knowledge in continuous integration (CI/CD) platforms (Jenkins).
  • Experience troubleshooting of Apache Tomcat applications.
  • Experience troubleshooting of real-time server-side application and multicomponent platforms.

Soft Skills, Education, Other:

  • We are a small company. A successful candidate will have a desire to work as part of a small, growing team.
  • Ability to study new technologies fast and think outside of the box.
  • Ability to work in a team, communicate clearly, adapt, learn quickly, and pay attention to detail.
  • BSc in Computer Science (or if you know how to do the above).
Product & Development
Backend Developer
LATAM - Remote
Remote status
Fully Remote

Our Culture

We're a team of engineers, designers and security experts passionate about cyberthreat protection. We believe in taking a proactive approach to vulnerability management because when it comes to your most critical assets, you need to be prepared for unexpected attacks. By providing SMEs with the tools they need to ensure they're always protected, we're helping make the world a safer and more secure place for all.

About Vicarius

Vicarius develops an autonomous vulnerability remediation platform to help security teams protect their assets against software exploitation. Consolidating vulnerability assessment, prioritization, and remediation, Vicarius strengthens cyber hygiene and proactively reduces risk.

Product & Development · LATAM - Remote · Fully Remote

Sr. Backend Developer