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Backend Developer


It’s our belief that if we are not hiring people who are more on the ball, even funnier and with more knowledge than we currently possess, we cannot grow as a company.

We're looking for a strong Backend Developer to join our engineering team.  This role reports into the Head of Development. 


The key responsibilities of the Backend Developer are as follows:

  • Being able to contribute to our CICD Pipelines and ensuring smooth delivery of products to a variety of environments.  
  • Comfortable working in AWS or GCP within containerised applications utilizing services such as serverless and/or Kubernetes.
  • Event driven microservice architecture is a great advantage!
  • Build scalable solutions ensuring security is at the forefront of the build process
  • Ensure best practise is maintained and upheld within our backend builds and that code is of the highest quality.
  • Troubleshooting and debugging shouldn’t pose an issue and this aspect of problem solving should be embraced.
  • Keep an eye on emerging technologies to allow the business to constantly evolve and grow.
  • Mentor other members of the team that want to upskill into a backend development language.


  • Experience with PHP essential.
  • Backend development languages C# (.NET Core) Node, Python all considered. Ideally a mix would be a bonus.
  • Database knowledge whether that be SQL or NoSql based (eg: DynamoDb, Mongo).
  • Solution and architecture design.
  • IaC (Infrastructure as code) ideally in terraform
  • CICD pipeline knowledge
  • Being a great communicator is of the utmost importance as you will have to talk through solutions with third parties and also internally with our products to ensure the project runs smoothly.
  • Experience writing RESTful API’s and integrating with them is a must as almost all services follow this model.
  • Integrations with platforms such as Salesforce, MS Dynamics, SagePay, Stripe, PayPal and similar.
  • Any CMS knowledge whether that be Drupal, Umbraco, Contentful, Hubspot etc would be a bonus.
  • As this is a backend developer role being able 
  • Unit test writing to confirm the application and assist automatically with testing and deployment to protect our application.
  • Native mobile app experience is also an added bonus.


  • Someone who truly lives our company values which are: Bold, Collaborative, Innovative, Inquisitive, and People Powered.
  • Previous relevant experience is essential, ideally in media, creative or tech.
  • Excellent networker with strong internal and external stakeholder management.
  • Naturally empathic with the ability to build relationships based on trust and transparency, and able to be a positive influence on others.
  • Highly process driven and obsessive about detail.
  • Understands the fast-paced nature of the creative and tech industries, and is able to embrace constant change with a calm and agile approach.
  • Creative mindset and ability to design and improve processes so they are highly efficient.
  • Ability to connect the dots with this role, and shape the role in line with the wider business strategy.
  • Clear and respectful communicator.
  • Proactive and driven to succeed.
  • Professional can do attitude with excellent time management skills, and the ability to prioritise effectively.
  • Able to manage, then ultimately exceed expectations in all areas of the role.
  • Excellent computer skills - familiar with Google Suite and Microsoft Office.


  • A competitive salary.
  • Company pension scheme.
  • Competitive maternity policy.
  • 25 days annual holiday entitlement with additional discretionary days off.
  • Additional schemes include: Private Medical & Dental, Cycle to Work, Season Ticket Loan, Eye Care Vouchers, and Employee Assistance Programme - a confidential 24/7 counselling line.
  • Company wide training platform.
  • Flexible working.
  • Creative office in Shoreditch. 
  • Bright, professional and friendly team.
  • Participation in our regular Hackweeks and company-wide Hackathons.


Rehab is a service design and digital product agency specialising in consumer experiences and digital innovation for Global brands. We’re based in Shoreditch, London.

We take a user first approach to solve brand and business challenges. Our innovative process called Triage helps us strategically identify and create services, products or experiences that give our clients an unfair advantage. We build, iterate and maintain these solutions to help tech companies be more innovative and enable non-tech companies to better serve their consumers and start to behave like a tech company. 

Our aim is to create work to inspire rather than interrupt so it plays a more meaningful role in people’s everyday lives.

At Rehab, we truly live and breathe our company values which are to be Bold, Collaborative, Innovative, Inquisitive, and People Powered. We work with global clients including Nike, Google, WarnerMedia, Roche, Bacardi and Estee Lauder, among others. Through our work we’ve been honoured with industry awards including an Emmy, Gold Cannes Lions, Deloitte Technology Fast 50, and Digiday.


We review applications on an individual basis, and if we feel you would be a good fit we’ll invite you to meet with key members of the Rehab team about the role over Google Hangouts, and to see if we’re a good fit for each other.


With the COVID-19 situation our teams are predominantly working remotely, and as such we’ll help make the interview process as clear and stress-free as possible, giving you the same opportunity as if we were meeting face to face.

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.