Back-End Engineer

Industry: Software
Company size: 251-10K

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Job description

A U.S.-based company that is helping businesses to more cost-effectively and successfully address their regulatory, compliance, and litigation issues, is looking for a Kotlin developer with PostgreSQL experience. The engineer should be well-versed in the fundamentals of back-end development and have a track record of developing scalable, high-quality applications. They will collaborate closely with our engineering
team to create outstanding products that satisfy our users' expectations as they
design, implement, and manage our Kotlin-based backend services.


Job Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, and maintain backend services using Kotlin and Spring Boot
  • Write well-organized, updatable, and documented code
  • Work with PostgreSQL databases on design, development & optimization
  • Collaborate with other engineers to design and implement new features 
  • Participate in code reviews and ensure the quality of the codebase 
  • Troubleshoot and resolve production issues 
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest Kotlin and Spring Boot technologies

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
  • At least 4+ years of relevant experience as a back-end engineer
  • At least 4+ years of experience developing, testing, and debugging Kotlin applications
  • Proficiency in Kotlin with a strong understanding of core concepts
  • Familiarity with Kotlin asynchronous programming, concurrency, and other advanced features
  • Solid understanding of Spring Boot and its ecosystem
  • Extensive experience with PostgreSQL or any other RDBMS databases
  • Strong understanding of object-oriented programming principles
  • Prior experience with RESTful APIs and microservices
  • Demonstrable experience working with Java 17, JUnit, Spring Web, and Spring Core
  • Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills

Offer Details:

  • Long-term contractor postion (no medical / paid leave)
  • Remote only, Full-time dedication (40 hours/week)
  • Required 4 hours overlap with EST (Eastern Standard Time)

Interview Process:

  • First round: Internal interview for technical evaluation with live coding challenge
  • Second round: Client interview - Technical & Cultural

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