Remote Senior Application Programming Interface Backend Engineer

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Job Category: Information Technology

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Manager

Job Summary

A technology company is filling a position for a Remote Senior Application Programming Interface Backend Engineer.

Candidates will be responsible for the following:

  • Designing, building and testing with simplicity and scalability in mind
  • Utilizing a deep understanding of the web
  • Reporting to the Director of Web and Mobile Applications

Qualifications for this position include:

  • 5+ years of industry experience building and scaling APIs and web backends
  • Deep experience with Python, Django, and Django Rest Framework
  • Experience with relational and non-relational databases
  • Experience scaling high-availability backend systems and databases
  • Experience with containerized infrastructure and deployment pipelines
  • An understanding and appreciation for application performance monitoring and profiling tools
  • A desire to define, document and teach backend engineering standards