Singapore Backend Developer

Senior Backend Engineer .





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Posted: 6 hours ago

A cloud-based software firm start-up headquartered in Singapore, is looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to join their fast-growing team. 

The company’s cloud-based employee productivity software helps leaders and organisations make better people decisions using real-time data. Designed for organisations that want to put culture first, the software makes it easy to collect, understand, analyse and act on employee feedback that in turn help organisations make better decisions, demonstrate impact, and turn company culture into a competitive edge.

As a Senior Backend Software Engineer, you would be an active contributor to the agile team and will be largely involved in reviewing designs and responsible for ensuring that the platform is stable, scalable and secure.

As part of the team, you will: 

  • Provide technical guidance in software design and development activities
  • Participate in planning activities, perform code reviews and contribute to a high performing team
  • Be an active member of the product development team in planning new features
  • Own component(s) of the platform and ensure that it meets quality standards
  • Build quality software that conforms to engineering best practices. Write well-documented and easily readable code with automated tests.
  • Stay updated in current and new technologies and recommend where appropriate

To be part of the team, you must have: 

  • Experience in RoR, GoLang, nodeJS, PostgresQL, Redis and any of AWS/GCP/Azure
  • Strong knowledge and experience on both Relational and Non-relational database designs
  • Proficiency with code versioning tools (specifically Git and Github)
  • Experience with DevOps/TechOps
  • Designed and deployed an API or microservice to production environment
  • Excellent understanding of relevant technologies including HTTP, RESTful APIs, JSON, JWT, CORS,websockets, npm, application routing
  • Experience in containerization and orchestration technologies
  • Good communication in English
  • Commitment to lifelong learning

Some preferred qualifications include: 

  • Experience in event-driven architecture
  • Developed tools to multiply effectiveness of the team
  • Exhibited good judgement in recommending and adopting new technologies

Remote employment opportunities are available.

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