*** Back-end Node.JS MongoDB ***

at BuckleUp in London

(₤1200 - ₤1600 per month)

Commuters and Travellers Dating App!

We are now live! Join the team!

BuckleUp (formerly known as AirDates) is born in Bali, and proudly made in London by a team of immigrants!

Michael, our founder, was on a sabbatical in South-East Asia flying without connection, he was already using existing dating apps on the market, but something was missing :
Offline connectivity
IRL MeetUp
Nearby community connection

BuckleUp is for Anyone, No Taboo, all genders & sexualities are welcome! It Works everywhere; It Means Online and Offline! Events, Underground, Inflight! Anytime! Buckleup is the Only Dating App offering also Offline functionalities. At BuckleUp, we believe Dating is not just about Romance, for us Dating is about connecting like-minded people around a drink, an event, the corner.

Dating Apps statistics are cruel! Out of 100 matches, Only 7 start to chat!
At BuckleUp, using Hyperlocation combined with Nearby connectivity powered by AI, BuckleUp matches you with Real people, In Real Life (IRL)!

Commuting? Buckleup AI will Connect you! Around, on your path or going to destination

Travelling? Buckleup AI will Connect you! Just Upload your travel details & Match with people Crossing or Joining your Route! Chat with them inflight even without any network!

No network? No problem! BuckleUp connects you through it’s BLE Network!

We are now launched in more than 30 Markets, and our primary markets are for the moment US/Canada, UK, and Germany.

On our Roadmap, we have 2 significant milestones in 2018: *Offline Safety API *Expansion in emerging markets (South East Asia…)

Job description

Back-end Developer: MongoDB, Node.js

We’re looking for Intern/Junior full-time Back-end developer to join BuckleUp and help us develop and oversee the implementation and delivery of our products. As a member of the team, you will participate in the development of our iOS App and Android App.

You will assist our Back-end Senior Engineer, our CTO and work closely with our London based development Team.

BuckleUp is now live! After a successful Beta Phase (more than 50k beta testers)! It is the perfect timing to join the company!

This role is best aimed at graduates who are freelancing or looking to gain some experience. This paid Internship will start with a 4 weeks probation followed by further 22 weeks placement.

As part of a small team, you must be comfortable in analysing user behavior, planning, iterating and building quality software.


Start-Up Philosophy / Flexible, independent,
Enthusiastic about collaborating with a small team and inter-disciplinary environment

Strong experience with NodeJS, Java, Firebase

knowledge and skills around MEAN stack development and testing
Knowledge of formal methodologies including Agile and iterative techniques

Experience working with third-party libraries and APIs
Experience in developing content-rich applications with custom UI components
Experience working with Jira, (Bitbucket, Confluence…)

A plus: A good understanding of telco protocols, offline connections, Bluetooth BLE


Participate in the development of back-end services for mobile app
Collaborate with the team to develop a great product
Test the app to ship with minimum bugs
Fine-tuning and improving performance of services
Implementing security strategies for App and back-end services

You will have the opportunity to work for an exciting new startup and learn how to develop a brand new product

You will enjoy a perfect working environment, our offices being located @TechHub London – in the heart of London/Shoreditch TechCity

You will need a great attitude, hardworking and fun.

It would be a plus if you :

*Have production quality experience with messaging Apps *You are a Social Networks addict *Are experienced in dating Apps as a developer and/or user

We need from you:

*Your CV (PDF format) *Github or Bitbucket Link (we need to know your coding skills and organisation) *Download and test BuckleUp (iOS or Android)

Our Time is precious :

Candidates need to be already London Based
No VISA sponsorship – No Remote


AirDates in the press :
Featured by Mashable, Maxim, The Sun, Telegraph, Corriere Della Sera, New York Post, Daily Star, Bild + more

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Published at 05 Jan 2018
Expires on 05 Mar 2018

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