Senior Backend Developer

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Career Techniques Inc.
September 23, 2021
East Coast Remote to start, United States of America
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  • Participate in the design and development of new and existing backend services to improve scalability and performance according to our standards using Java, MySQL, Pub/Sub and other new technologies.
  • Be able to lead features and/or small projects
  • Be expected to produce design documentation for feature or small projects including software design diagrams
  • High attention to Non-Functional requirements (NFRs) such as security, operability, testability and maintainability is a must in all deliverables
  • Work with Solution & Architecture team or Senior Developers to understand high level requirements & refine the high-level solution designs.
  • Be a role model for other developers by demonstrating proper coding practices and effective testing for deliverables.
  • Be a coach and mentor for new and junior developers as they join the team
  • Participate in Agile forums (Standups, Sprint planning, Grooming, Sprint demo, Sprint retrospective…)
  • Always maintain Rally tickets up to date.
  • Have excellent communication skills which enables you to clearly communicate analysis, plans, status, and obstacles in both verbal and written format
  • Collaborate with peer organizations and teams, Quality Assurance, Dev Ops and support teams to ensure high quality and performance
  • Evaluate and recommend tools, technologies and processes to ensure the highest quality product platform
  • Support the production phase by debugging and fixing the application in response to defects opened by QA, L3, Operations Teams or Customers
  • Participate in On-Call rotation after ramping up on systems


Must Have

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Fluent in written and oral English
  • 6+ years of experience as a Backend or Fullstack developer
  • Swagger/OpenAPI, Git/BitBucket, Jenkins. Optional: SpringBoot, Gradle, Docker, K8s, Helm, Spinnaker
  • Java, SQL. Optional: Python, Bash
  • Experienced with Agile methodologies, Experience writing technical documentation

A Plus

  • Experience with cloud (GCP, Azure…), experience with queuing systems (Pub/Sub, Kafka...)
  • Knowledge of travel industry and hospitality is a plus
  • Experience of CRM products and/or email marketing products is a plus
  • Max. file size: 300 MB.
  • Please complete the math question to prove you are human.

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