We are looking for a passionate Backend Developer to join our cross-functional product team. Your instruments of choice are APIs, microservices, databases, as well as the cloud and you enjoy the melody created when you play them all together.
As our Backend Developer, you'll be responsible for managing the interchange of data between the server and the users. Your primary focus will be the development of all server-side logic, definition, and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the frontend. As if this wasn’t enough, you will also be responsible for integrating the frontend elements built by your coworkers into the application.
Building and improving backend API and micro-services around various aspects of learning an instrument
Designing fault-tolerant architecture on AWS to provide an optimal experience to our users
Ensuring our backend applications are up and running and fix any errors that arise in a timely manner
Writing code that is easy to read, maintain, test, and follows proven practices
Working in a cross-functional team, helping to actively shape our product’s future
What to bring along:
At least 3 years of practical experience developing backend applications
Excellent command of Node.js and plus points for knowledge of React
Working knowledge of AWS services
Good grasp of Postgres, database triggers, and indexes
Experience in the design and implementation of REST APIs (using Node.js and Express)
Working knowledge of Docker containers and microservices
Experience with continuous integration and delivery as well as test-driven development
Proactive self-starter with a positive mindset, a desire to learn, and a strong sense of ownership