This job allows you to work remotely
We are seeking a solutions-oriented self-starter who is passionate about designing, building, maintaining, and improving high-throughput, performance-critical, highly scalable applications and APIs using efficient, reusable, reliable, and secure code to join our team as a Backend Developer.
Duties / Responsibilities: Design, Develop, Test, and Maintain highly scalable, high-performance APIs and Services in NodeJS, PHP, Python, Go and/or other languages
Write, review, document, and integrate efficient, compliant, tested, modular code.
Collaborate with other development teams on the design and implementation of features spanning multiple products/services/modules.
Conduct comprehensive testing and code reviews to ensure that industry coding standards are followed.
Participate in the development of prototypes and PoCs.
Write concise, easy to understand documentation including software design, architecture, data flow, usage, and requirements using established best practices
Help to establish objectives and design functional, cohesive code to translate customer needs into technical action.
Convert technical requirements into working tests to support TDD
Analyze call stacks, trace files, debug logs, or performance data to troubleshoot and identify the root cause of bugs, fix defects, and identify areas for improvement.
Ensure the functionality, performance, scalability, reliability, security, and realistic implementation schedules for projects.
Improve reliability and performance of core components.
Must Have Skills:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or another related degree.
3-5+ years experience as a Software Developer using object-oriented programming to build scalable applications.
Experience with Node JS, Python, PHP, Google Compute Engine
Familiarity with ES6 syntax and/or other coding standards
Experience with Express.js or other NodeJS Frameworks
Experience with scalable API development
Experience with Microservice development
Knowledge of SQL/NoSQL database
Strong Experience with Test Driven Development in DevOps and Agile environment.
Expertise in designing, building, and supporting scalable systems in a production environment.
Expertise in optimizing SQL databases and designing supportable schemas.
Expertise managing code in git and resolving merge conflicts and renaming branches.
Experience with GitFlow or other Branch Strategies
Nice to Have Skills:
Must have the flexibility to adapt to growing technology and market demands.
Strong analytical skills with the ability to problem-solve well-judged decisions.
Strong project management skills; able to identify needs, develop effective solutions, and manage projects through to completion.
Highly organized, task-oriented, and solution-driven with a strong team orientation.
Highly self-motivated in pursuing better technical solutions.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Resourceful, flexible, and adaptable.
Able to work well under pressure and respond to multiple fast-changing priorities.
Entrepreneurial mindset and comfortable in a flat organization.