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Senior Backend Engineer

  • Location: Dallas, Texas, 75219
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

Seeking a Senior Backend Engineer for a direct hire and fully remote opportunity. 

We are looking for talented senior developers who are passionate about tackling challenging features and interesting problems at scale. You'll be working with a team of highly motivated and fast-moving professionals focused on creating an innovative new marketplace platform to connect brands to the right influencers through proprietary data and actionable insight.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Architecting and developing web, software, and mobile apps.
  • Building enterprise-level system integrations.
  • Coming up with feasible and practical solutions to tough problems.
  • Write a very high-quality code that is robust and easy to maintain with tests.
  • Drive tasks to completion and take ownership of projects.
  • Work and succeed in a fast-paced and agile development environment.
  • Identify and drive improvements to our software and development processes.
  • Conduct peer design/code reviews.
  • Work with distributed teams across different time zones.
  • Technical subject matter expert, who mentors fellow engineers, demonstrates technical experience and leads teams in solving challenging problems.

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of software development experience.
  • History of designing and building highly scalable distributed systems and processes in a cloud environment.
  • Experience with AWS systems such as ECS, Lambda, and RDS (among others).
  • Experience working in a containerized environment (preferably Docker).
  • 3+ years of experience writing services in Golang.
  • Have built scalable internal and public-facing APIs (REST, JSON, HTTP).
  • Experience integrating 3rd party API's (REST, OAuth).
  • Comfortable shipping code multiple times per day.
  • Strong technical leadership and mentoring skills.
  • Ability to model and conceptualize the integrations across complex systems.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to both technical and non-technical audiences.

Nice to have :

  • Experience with eCommerce platforms like Shopify and BigCommerce.
  • Experience designing or building cart and checkout systems.
  • Proven experience designing and scaling relational databases.
  • Knowledge of domain-driven design.