Backend Engineer

UAE- Abu Dhabi Contract / 12 Months AED25000 - AED27000.00 per month

12-month initial contract – with extensions

Up to 27K AED per month + visa + healthcare

I am working with a Big 4 Consultancy who are looking for a Backend Engineer to join them on an initial 12-month contract:


  • Design Communication: Create and communicate multiple design views to address the concerns of all stakeholders, ensuring that both functional and non-functional requirements are met.
  • Behavior Modeling: Model or simulate proposed software behavior to facilitate stakeholder approval and support the effective construction of the software.
  • Development Tasks: Design, code, verify, test, document, amend, and refactor complex programs, scripts, and integration software services.
  • Scope and Requirements Management: Define and manage scoping, requirement definition, and prioritization activities for small-scale changes, and assist with more complex change initiatives.
  • Requirement Documentation: Follow agreed standards and apply appropriate techniques to elicit and document detailed requirements.
  • Development Approach Selection: Contribute to the selection of an appropriate software development approach, whether predictive (plan-driven) or adaptive (iterative/agile).
  • Test Design and Execution: Design test cases and scripts that map to pre-determined criteria, clearly documenting and reporting outcomes.
  • Database Expertise: Develop and maintain specialist knowledge of database and data warehouse concepts, design principles, architecture, software, and facilities.
  • User Experience Optimization: Develop optimal solutions to enhance user experience, focusing on maximum speed, scalability, and technical feasibility.
  • Architecture Discussions: Participate in architecture discussions to gain a detailed understanding of the complete product architecture and its functionalities.
  • Reusable Code Development: Build reusable code and libraries to support future use.
  • Compliance and Standards: Adhere to QHSE (Quality Health Safety and Environment), Business Continuity, Information Security, Privacy, Risk, Compliance Management, and Governance policies, procedures, plans, and related risk assessments.


  • Educational Background: Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
  • Experience: Minimum of 3 years of experience in backend engineering with a strong foundation in computer science principles.
  • Agile Development: At least 3 years of experience in Agile development methodologies, particularly within AI service organizations or the analytics industry.
  • Technical Proficiency: Hands-on experience with Java, Spring Boot, big data technologies (e.g., Hadoop), and Docker is essential.
  • Preferred Skills: Additional experience with JavaScript, Hive, Kubernetes, Python, and cloud platforms is highly desirable.

Please apply to be contacted with further information.

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Job Information

Job Reference: JO-2406-344388
Salary: AED25000 - AED27000.00 per month
Salary per: month
Job Duration: 12 Months
Job Start Date: 19/08/2024
Job Industries: Web & Mobile Development
Job Locations: UAE- Abu Dhabi
Job Types: Contract

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