Senior Backend Developer

CloudHire is a performance-driven, data-oriented management offshoring company. We focus on improving customer operations with automation, removing redundancies, and offshoring operations for value creation. The ideal candidate has high energy, is success-driven, and is digitally minded. You will be reporting to clients and overseeing new product development. The ideal candidate is a self-motivated, multi-tasker, and demonstrated team player. You will be a lead developer responsible for developing new software products and enhancements to existing products. You should excel in working with large-scale applications and frameworks and have outstanding communication and leadership skills.

Who We Want:

We are seeking a Senior Backend Engineer to focus on developing and maintaining our user platform’s backend systems.

Requirements

  1. Collaborate with Product Managers, Product Designers and other Software Engineers to deliver new functionality and iterative improvements to customer-facing products.
  2. Build efficient, scalable and reusable cloud services using Python, TypeScript, and Infrastructure as Code tools.
  3. Building and maintaining RESTful APIs and integrating with various data stores, including MongoDB.
  4. Participate in code reviews with other engineers.
  5. Focus on knowledge sharing with other engineers.
  6. Identify and resolve scalability and performance issues.
  7. Focus on application performance and monitoring.

Essential Criteria:

  • 5+ years of professional experience in Backend development, with a focus on Python and TypeScript.Experience building and maintaining RESTful APIs.
  • Experience with MongoDB.
  • Experience with Serverless technologies, including AWS Lambda
  • Experience with infrastructure as code, particularly CloudFormation.
  • High attention to detail, flexible ,and able to work concurrently on multiple projects.
  • Ability to troubleshoot, research, and work through complex problems.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.

Desired Criteria:

  • Experience in working with modern CI/CD and engineering tooling – we leverage Amazon Web Services, GitHub Actions, and AWS
  • Cloud Formation extensively.
  • Experience with agile methodologies.
  • 4-5 hours of overlap as per US time zone.

Benefits

  • Exposure to US-based client
  • 100% Remote
  • Full Time, permanent role, Not Contractual
  • Performance Bonus