Backend Services Engineer
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backend services engineer
What is the role?
Build the next generation of services for WONDER users. Spanning anything from user account creation to analytics system to billing systems. We are a small company so you have the opportunity to do just about anything.

Bachelors in Computer Science or equivalent experience

  • 7+ years experience in software development
  • 4+ years of experience with web and mobile technologies: Java, Python, JavaScript, or PHP
  • Hands-on experience with design and development of highly scalable web services
  • Expertise with middle tier/backend technologies such as SQL & NoSQL databases, RESTful concepts, and microservice architecture
  • Passion for understanding ambiguous, complex problems and driving high-quality technical solutions
  • Determine product feasibility by evaluating the customer problem, technical requirements and schedule with aim of proposing solutions
  • Improve operation by looking at systems health, scalability and effectiveness with users to recommend changes in policies, procedures and technologies
  • Own the overall release and QA cycles of your code
  • Personally driven with a bias for action
  • Curious and willing to investigate and experiment with new technologies
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and an ability to work in a team environment
  • Strong object oriented design and coding skills and computer science fundamentals in data structures, algorithms, and complex analysis
  • Ability to distill problem definitions, models and constraints from informal business requirements, and to deal with ambiguity and competing objectives
  • Understanding of AWS service offerings
  • Contributions to open source projects
  • Avid Gamer