Remote back-end Django/GraphQL engineer jobs

We, at Turing, are looking for talented remote back-end Django/GraphQL engineers who will be engaged in developing interactive, responsive, performance-optimized and cross-functional applications. Get an excellent opportunity to collaborate closely with the best minds while working at top U.S. firms.

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Job description

Job responsibilities

  • Design and implement reliable, low-latency, and high-performance applications
  • Collaborate with project owners to analyze project requirements, plan and provide time/cost estimations
  • Implement Python code using Django framework
  • Work closely with designers and front-end developers to ideate and create new features
  • Design and implement reliable, low-latency, and high-performance applications
  • Collaborate with project owners to analyze project requirements, plan and provide time/cost estimations
  • Implement Python code using Django framework
  • Work closely with designers and front-end developers to ideate and create new features
  • Take part in design review, code review and on-call rotation
  • Contribute to continuous improvement of deliverables by suggesting improvements in UI, software architecture, and new technologies
  • Translate complex product initiatives into effective software designs and applications
  • Design and develop fast and flexible APIs
  • Plan and execute application migrations from current platform to the new architecture

Minimum requirements

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, IT (or equivalent experience)
  • At least 3+ years of professional back-end software development experience (rare exceptions for highly skilled developers)
  • Experience in developing web applications using Python, Django, GraphQL, and React
  • Solid understanding of complex scripts in Python
  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, IT (or equivalent experience)
  • At least 3+ years of professional back-end software development experience (rare exceptions for highly skilled developers)
  • Experience in developing web applications using Python, Django, GraphQL, and React
  • Solid understanding of complex scripts in Python
  • Fair knowledge of databases (MongoDB, MySQL, etc.) and integration of data storage solutions
  • Experience working with MVC and event-driven programming
  • Proficiency in database systems including PostgreSQL, SQL, etc.
  • Effective experience of building RESTful and GraphQL APIs
  • Fluency in English language for effective communication
  • Ability to work full-time (40 hours/week) with a 4 hour overlap with US time zones

Preferred skills

  • Expertise in user authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments
  • Hands-on experience with Docker, Flask, or other Python frameworks
  • Experience in handling large and complex systems
  • Familiarity with microservices, AWS Lambda, and AppSync
  • Expertise in user authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments
  • Hands-on experience with Docker, Flask, or other Python frameworks
  • Experience in handling large and complex systems
  • Familiarity with microservices, AWS Lambda, and AppSync
  • Knowledge of data modeling and UI design
  • Ability to work in Agile/ Scrum environments
  • Great critical thinking and problem-solving skills

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