Backend Engineer

Phoenix, Arizona, United States | Full-time


Backend Engineer
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Salary: $100,000 to $130,000
Benefits: Health, 401K match, WFH flexibility, PTO
Job Type: Full-Time
Start Date: ASAP
Sponsorship is not available
Relocation assistance available

Backend Engineer Description

Our client is looking for a Backend Engineer to add to their team in Phoenix, AZ. Working on the new product engineering team, you will be responsible for designing and implementing REST-based APIs and microservices in Node.js. Our client is looking for someone with at least three years of backend development experience with a “language is all the same” mentality. To be successful in this role, you must enjoy a challenge and know when to speak up and ask questions. Awarded best places to work, this is a great growth opportunity with a company who puts a focus on creating a positive and collaborative work environment.

Backend Engineer Responsibilities

• Maintain and improve current APIs in Node.js
• Write and maintain scalable and performant code
• Administer Postgres database
• Participate in build automation and deployment
• Monitor backend systems
• Find and address performance issues
• Participate in design and code reviews

Backend Engineer Qualifications

• 3+ years of backend development experience required
• APIs in Node.js experience required
• RESTful web services experience required
• Expert SQL knowledge required
• Microsoft service experience required
• Service oriented architecture experience strongly preferred
• Preferred experience with:
o SaaS
o Docker
o Postgres
• Database warehouse environment experience a plus
• Product Development experience strongly preferred