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Backend Engineer


  • Ability to work autonomously and good written & verbal communication skills.
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Proficient with Linux systems and the command line.
  • Knowledge of core Computer Science topics like Data Structures, Algorithms, Databases, Operating Systems, OOP, Networking, and Distributed Systems.
  • Writing maintainable, reusable and testable code on a daily basis.
  • Willingness to pick up new technologies and curious to learn.
  • Basic understanding of security best practices.
  • Experience in at least two of the following programming languages - JavaScript, Java, Golang, Python.
  • Familiarity with building REST services with Java Spring Boot, Spring Cloud and Node / Express JS.
  • Experience with RDBMS mainly writing SQL queries, query optimization, schemas, constraints, triggers.
  • Experience with integrating third-party services and libraries into existing systems.
  • Familiarity with Version Control using Git.
  • Ability to integrate and work with AWS services, mainly SQS, SNS, S3, SES, Lambda, CloudWatch, Cloudformation, Cloudfront and any new services if required.

Good to have

  • Prior TDD experience is good to have.
  • Experience with JUnit, Jest, Mocha, PyTest would be a bonus.
  • Perform code reviews and willingness to work on feedback as well as share feedback about code.
  • Knowledge of microservices architecture is a bonus.
  • Familiarity with working in Agile environments.

Job Type



Backend Developers

Must have Skills

  • Java (All Versions) - 2 Years


  • AWS
  • Linux
  • REST - 2 Years
  • MongoDB
  • Rest API
  • SpringBoot
  • Microservices

4 - 9 K/Year USD (Annual salary)

Longterm (Duration)

Partially Remote Mumbai, Maharashtra, India


Rohit R