[ Cocoon Creations | Award winning Boutique Digital Agency | Custom Mobile App Development

Do you like getting involved in great projects, the creation of amazing apps and maybe helping a few startups get their feet off the ground?

We are an award-winning boutique digital agency based in Cyprus, creating bespoke and beautiful mobile applications with world class standards. We create apps for iPhone, iPad and Android devices with performance, quality and end-user experience in mind. We work with customers around the world to create the best and most innovative app experiences possible.

Cocoon Creations is an equal opportunity employer. Our growing team consists of people with diverse backgrounds always striving to help each other and working together to reach the best possible results. Do you want to work with the best? We’d love to hear from you!

Current Job Opportunities

Software Engineer - Back-End

We are looking for an awesome back-end developer who will have the chance to work on some of our amazing and innovative international projects. Do you love working with new web technologies and the creation of amazing web apps? Then you'll love this position!

 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Development of server-side logic, definition and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end
  • Building reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Optimization of the applications for maximum speed and scalability
  • Implementation of security and data protection
  • Database creation, integration, and management
  • Creation of APIs for use by the front-end
  • Work on bug fixing and improving application performance. Keep up to date on the latest industry trends and best practice
  • Keep up to date on the latest industry trends in mobile technologies

 

Academic Qualifications:

BSc/MSc degree in Computer Science or a related subject

 

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Strong knowledge of software development best practices, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.
  • Solid knowledge in backend web development using scripting languages/frameworks (Python, PHP, NodeJS or Ruby)
  • Solid knowledge of a backend web development framework (Django, Laravel, Flask, Rails or Express)
  • Good understanding of web networking technology stacks (HTTP, JavaScript, RESTful APIs) and service development
  • Excellent knowledge of relational DBMS and SQL
  • Understanding of accessibility and security compliance
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to finish tasks on given deadlines
  • Works as part of a team
  • Fluent in English

 

The following will be considered a strong plus:

  • Familiarity with Python and the Django framework
  • Experience in front-end web development using JS libraries (BackboneJS, AngularJS, EmberJS)
  • Good understanding of HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery and Ajax
  • Understanding of accessibility and security compliance
  • Good knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies
  • Familiarity with major mobile platforms programming (iOS, Android)
  • Fluent in Greek

 

We offer a very competitive remuneration package which includes:

  • Very competitive salary
  • Health and Life Insurance
  • Gym / Pool Subscription
  • 21 Days Paid Time Off
  • Training & Development
  • Quarterly performance Bonuses
  • And many more...

 

Cocoon Creations is an equal opportunities employer

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