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Software Backend Engineer



Software Engineering
Manila, Philippines
Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2024

About Karbon

Karbon is the global leader in practice management software for growth-minded accounting firms. We provide an award-winning, highly collaborative cloud platform that streamlines work and communication, enabling the average accounting firm using Karbon to save 16 hours per week, per employee.

We have customers in 34 countries and have grown into a globally distributed team, with our people based throughout the US, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the United Kingdom. We are well-funded, ranked #1 on G2, have a fantastic team culture, are growing rapidly, and making a global impact.

Karbon is seeking a Software Full Stack Engineer in The Phillipines! This is an exciting time to join the team because we are expanding our organization. In this role, you will be working within an agile development team to design and build interactive web applications. They are responsible for technical specifications and developing and deploying software.

Overview of Key Responsibilities :

  • Develop robust, high-quality software meeting the requirements of the agreed specifications and complying with Karbon formal and informal development team standards and procedures.
  • Work closely with quality assurance team members to resolve issues raised by testing throughout the development cycle.
  • Maintain a current knowledge of development technologies used in the development of Karbon software applications.
  • Identify and promote opportunities to extend and enhance the use of these technologies and Karbon development standards.
  • Establish and maintain good working relationships within the development team.

Skills and Qualifications :

  • A minimum of 2 years of relevant experience
  • Ability to work Eastern Australia hours (Sydney Time Zone)
  • Proficiency with C#, SQL Server, and .Net (MVC, Web API, .Net Core a plus)
  • JavaScript/TypeScript a plus
  • Understanding of scalable computing systems, software architecture, data structures, and algorithms
  • Excellent communication skills to work in an international, multi-location team
  • Ability to work as part of a team and able to take pride and ownership in their work
  • Experience working with cloud services and understanding of dev-ops practices for build and deployment (Azure, Github Actions etc.)
  • Experience with version control tools like git for peer-reviews, feature branching, resolving conflicts and commits
  • A problem solver with a self-starter mindset that can adapt well to changing priorities

Key Performance Indicators:

  • Produce robust high quality software, meeting agreed specifications.
  • Timely responses and bug fixes to issues identified during development testing and in production support.
  • Maintain a good working relationship across teams.

Why work at Karbon?

  • Industry leading benefits package including medical, dental and vision insurance for you and up to three eligible dependents
  • 15 paid time off days per year (which includes 5 Karbon Days per year)
  • 7 Sick leave days per year
  • Internet and work from home subsidy
  • Discretionary bonus program
  • Work with (and learn from) a very experienced team
  • Be part of a startup team that will continue to grow around you
  • Flexible approach to work environment (we believe in trust and autonomy)
  • A culture of open communication, consistent feedback, and full transparency into company results, metrics, and financial position

Karbon embraces diversity and inclusion, aligning with our values as a business. Research has shown that women and underrepresented groups are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single criteria. If you've made it this far in the job description but your past experience doesn't perfectly align, we do encourage you to still apply. You could still be the right person for the role!

When we look for talent to join our team, we want unique, creative, and amazing people that align with values, and help us build a world-class product and company.

Diversity and inclusion are fundamental to who we are, and what has always made us tick.

We recruit and reward people based on capability and performance. We don’t discriminate based on race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, lifestyle, age, educational background, national origin, religion, physical or cognitive ability, and other diversity dimensions, that may hinder inclusion in the organization.

Generally, if you are a good person, we want to talk to you. 😛

If there are any adjustments or accommodations that we can make to assist you during the recruitment process, and your journey at Karbon, contact us at for a confidential discussion.

At this time, we request that agency referrals are not submitted for this position. We appreciate your understanding and encourage direct applications from interested candidates. Thank you!