Backend Software Engineer


Position Overview

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer with strong technical design skills. You will be responsible for providing architectural and technical guidance to the team, interface with internal customer, and develop deliverables to improve our backend platform.

Technologies include Cloud computing infrastructures (AWS, GCE, Azure, …), NoSQL databases, Relational Databases, Scalable Computing, JavaScript, ReactJS, Python, and more.

  • System architecture design, implementation, and testing.
  • Product development in Python, 80% on the back-end of the web platform, 20% frontend with React, and other libraries.
  • Integrations between our product and 3rd party APIs.
  • Work within an Agile environment striving for well-documented code, automated testing, and continuous integration/delivery.
  • Being able to mentor/coach/train other colleagues as a domain expert.
Basic Qualifications
  • 7+ years of relevant work experience
  • Computer Science fundamentals in object oriented design
  • Experience in modern programming languages (python) and open-source technologies with multiple operating systems
  • Experience building scalable infrastructure for distributed computing
  • Experience with container technologies such as Docker
  • Development and maintenance of REST based interfaces
  • Strong sense of ownership and urgency
  • Knowledge of accessibility and security compliance
  • Experience with version control
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities in an engineering environment
  • Experience in Machine Learning
  • Working alongside an interdisciplinary team of front-end, UX and back-end developers
  • Outstanding communication skills

We look forward to your application.