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Senior Backend Engineer

We are looking for a versatile Backend Developer with a product-oriented mindset to join us. You will be responsible for designing and building scalable products for our rapidly growing startup.

  • 2+ years professional software development experience.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or relevant field; Master's degree is a plus.
  • Expert knowledge of at least one programming language (Ruby, Javascript, Java, Python, Golang).
  • Experience with other programming languages is a plus.
  • Should have a desire to learn new programming languages & look to become an expert in several.
  • Have working knowledge of SQL, and are able to use it to inform product decisions.
  • You have experience in designing and implementing backend services exposing REST APIs and powering Client SDKs and Web/App front-ends.
  • Broad knowledge of development environments and tools used to implement and build code for deployment.
  • Empathy for your customers and teammates.
  • Have worked in a Growth role at a B2C startup before.
  • Are an active contributor to developer communities like Stack Overflow, Github, Google Developer Groups (GDGs).

Job Type

Contract Base


Full-Stack Developers

Backend Developers

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Must have Skills

  • Java (All Versions)
  • Python
  • Ruby on Rails
  • MySQL
  • Rest API
  • ElasticSearch


Eastern Daylight [UTC -4]

Central Daylight [UTC -5]

Mountain Daylight [UTC -6]

Pacific Daylight [UTC -7]

21 - 24 USD/Hour (Hourly rate)

Longterm (Duration)

Fully Remote

United States, Canada

Dheeraj A