newyork | Backend Engineer in Hastings On Hudson, NY

Backend Engineer

  • HIRED
  • $115,530.00 - 170,900.00 / Year *
  • Hastings On Hudson, NY 10706
  • Full-Time
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Being a backend engineer means that you are responsible for the construction and the efficiency of all the backend functionality for our website. You are crucial in getting a project off and running. As a backend developer, you can integrate user-facing elements created by frontend developers with server-side logic, as well as build libraries and reusable code for future use. Our engineers are ambitious, multifaceted and can work independently and in a team environment to get the job done.




Responsibilities





Using frameworks to build service-side software and integrate APIs and cloud computing


Analyzing and compiling data, codes and processes to identify areas of improvement and resolve issues


Work jointly with frontend developers along with other team members to set up objectives, as well as design cohesive, functional script


Think strategically, creatively and innovatively using sound judgment and technical skills


Strong understanding of programming techniques and tools, as well as the web development cycle


Record data and report findings to the appropriate parties


Proficiency in writing and optimizing SQL queries


Create security settings, restore and back up technologies for databases and websites


Work in a fast-paced, ambiguous environment while managing and prioritizing multiple responsibilities







What Skills





2+ years experience with backend web development


2+ years of experience building well tested high volume, large-scale, distributed systems


Experience with programming languages like HTML, Ruby, PHP, Python, C# or Java


Experience with creating REST APIs and version control like Git


Experience with modern MVC frameworks such as Django, Rails, Pyramid, Flask, Sails and Laravel


Experience application architecture stacks, including API layer, business logic, data modeling, hosting, network and UI/UX


Superb communication, time management, analytical, mathematical and problem-solving skills


Keep up-to-date with the latest advancements in technology


B.S. in computer engineering, web development, computer science or equivalent experience







These Would Also Be Nice





Experience creating mobile applications using Objective-C, Swift or Android


Experience with cloud development (AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud)


Experience doing unit testing with Virtual Machines


Experience with Webpack
Associated topics: backend, back end, c c++, c#, develop, developer, sde, sdet, software developer, software engineer


* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.