The Backend Software Engineer is responsible for all aspects of the development and delivery of applications. This person will need to be able to understand how to develop Elixir and Ruby or similar languages and enforce standards.
Support and maintain existing production code in the field and develop and deliver new enhancements and products to our client base.
Collaborate with product management, operations, quality, and front-end engineers to deliver the right solution.
Develop reliable, high-performance service applications using Elixir, Phoenix, and PHP.
Provision, configure and develop against remote infrastructure in AWS.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related discipline with at least 3 - 6 years’ professional experience with Elixir / PHP or similar languages
Integration of user-facing elements developed by a front-end developer with our API
Building reusable code and libraries for future use
Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Optimization of the application for maximum speed and scalability
Separation of centralized services into microservices
Experience with Git, Jenkins, Docker, Ansible / Chef / Puppet, or similar tools
Pride in readable, well-designed, well-tested software.
Experience with relational databases (PostgreSQL, MySQL) and key-value stores (Memcache, Redis)
Good oral and written communication skills