Backend Engineer (Node, Typescript, AWS, Kubernetes)

Backend Engineer (Node, Typescript, AWS, Kubernetes)
Location: 100% Remote
Duration: 6-12 Months Contract/Contract to hire

Top Skills:

  • Backend Engineer
  • Key tech: Node, Typescript, AWS & Kubernetes
  • ML is a big plus


  • Design, build and optimize backend data endpoint services to support our platform features.
  • Design for scale to ensure high availability of our application data services
  • Take ownership of a feature and work through all life cycle stages for that feature including requirement analysis, design, development, testing and deployment
  • Work closely with our Support and Operations teams to identify and solve issues in the platform
  • Participate in sprint planning, standups, feature estimates and quality testing


  • 10+ years workplace experience in software development
  • Experience iNode.js, TypeScript or another statically typed language
  • Experience with data-intensive applications and maintaining third party integrations
  • Experience with Kubernetes/Docker/OpenShift
  • Setting up data analysis pipelines
  • Has used Argo or Airflow before or is excited to learn these technologies
  • Experience setting up data pipelines to support reporting and analytics in a data warehouse
  • Working knowledge and experience with Microservices
  • Strong SQL knowledge
  • Experience with large volume transactional databases
  • Expert in DB query performance and the appropriate use of indexes and optimization methods to balance transactions with query performance
  • Experience working with Cloud IaaS (e.g. AWS)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and experience working with fully remote teams

Nice to Have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Working experience with Elasticsearch, Kibana and Kafka a plus
  • Machine Learning experience with Python, PHP or R a plus
  • Start Up experience at a scaling organization
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