Backend Developer

Industry: Healthtech
Company size: 11-50

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Job description

A U.S.-based company tech company that is bridging the gap between artistry, technology, and neuroscience, is looking to hire a Back-End Developer. The selected developer will manage the backend infrastructure to ensure seamless operations and optimal performance required by a world-class music/tech startup. This company uses science-backed music as a natural, efficient, and affordable way to help improve sleep, treat anxiety, and restore mental health. The company aims to develop the future of digital therapeutics and has successfully raised over $1 Million via private financing.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Optimize ML algorithms and API Development after analyzing Python/Django requirements
  • Implement code changes and oversee the execution of the deployment pipeline across development, staging, and production environments
  • Manage and optimize database records, including handling conditional audio queues
  • Evaluate Kubernetes Cluster Nodes to enhance traffic capacity
  • Engage in the Dockerization of Containers 
  • Perform regular system checks for internal services and fix reported bugs
  • Test updates on servers and mobile devices (iOS/Android) and apply necessary modifications
  • Monitor admin logs, crash logs, API health logs, and container logs to detect any irregularities
  • Assess the operation limit and response time of all deployment servers
  • Ensure proper functioning of Load Balancers and appropriate traffic direction
  • Monitor shielded GKE nodes and implement enhancements as needed
  • Configure Database rules in accordance with tokenization standards (OAuth-JWT Tokens)
  • Refine IAM structure for improved access management
  • Set threshold limits for API requests to prevent potential threats and detect possible leaks
  • Conduct stress testing on all APIs to assess and optimize response times
  • Optimize database queries and implement indexing to enhance efficiency
  • Address data overflow concerns in the database and implement data separation when necessary.
  • Attend team meetings and collaborate with others to streamline team operations

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
  • At least 4+ years of relevant experience as a Backend Developer
  • Expertise in Django, Python, and ML algorithms
  • Proficiency with Docker and Kubernetes
  • Previous experience working with and implementing APIs
  • Ability to work autonomously in a fast-paced environment 
  • Good English communication skills

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