Backend Developer

Industry: Recreation
Company size: 1-10
Not disclosed

Apply as Backend Developer

Check out the best jobs for May 2022here

Job description

A fast-growing company building a fitness and lifestyle community for women is looking for a Backend Developer. The developer will be responsible for creating and developing products to promote and grow the fitness brand. The platform influences millions of women to gain confidence and reach their goals. Through the founders, the company has been featured in Forbes and Vogue for its efforts in the health, wellness, and fitness industry. It is a full-time, long-term opportunity to collaborate on building lasting and impactful solutions. The role requires a minimum of 4+ hours of time overlap with PST.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Work on designing and developing APIs
  • Maintain quality engineering, secure, testable, and scalable code
  • Collaborate across multiple projects and platforms to support the product
  • Stay informed on all existing, new, and emerging technologies including best practices 

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
  • 5+ years of experience as a full-stack developer
  • 2+ years of experience as a Node.js developer
  • 3+ years of experience with responsive design
  • Strong experience in designing, building, maintaining, testing, and integrating REST APIs in legacy and microservices environments
  • Experience with JavaScript, GraphQL, and Apollo Client/Server
  • Demonstrable expertise with SQL and database fundamentals
  • Proven ability to master multiple programming languages
  • Experience with AWS including Lambda with Serverless framework, API Gateway, Elasticache, EC2, and RDS
  • Experience with automated testing, CI/CD systems
  • Proficiency with Docker and Docker-based build and deployment systems
  • Strong experience with React Native for web applications and campaign-driven, responsive marketing 
  • Strong understanding of web performance and payload optimization
  • Expertise in ensuring cross-browser and cross-device compatibility
  • Strong experience with Git and Gitflow
  • Strong experience will Linux, system administration, and shell scripting
  • Knowledge of security best practices (e.g. OWASP)
  • Familiarity with cloud-based DevOps best practices
  • Demonstrated ability to balance the workload of multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • A proven work ethic, integrity, and positive attitude
  • Prior experience with e-commerce e.g. Shopify or similar (API integration and private app development) is a bonus
  • Experience working with modern headless CMS platforms, JAMstack, and Gatsby (or similar) is nice to have 

Interested in this job?

Apply to Turing today.

Apply now

How to become a Turing developer?

Work with the best software companies in just 4 easy steps
  1. Create your profile

    Fill in your basic details - Name, location, skills, salary, & experience.

  2. Take our tests and interviews

    Solve questions and appear for technical interview.

  3. Receive job offers

    Get matched with the best US and Silicon Valley companies.

  4. Start working on your dream job

    Once you join Turing, you’ll never have to apply for another job.

Frequently Asked Questions

We are a Palo Alto-based 'deep' jobs platform allowing talented software developers to work with top US firms from the comfort of their homes. We are led by Stanford alumni and successful A.I. entrepreneurs Jonathan Siddharth and Vijay Krishnan.

No, the service is absolutely free for software developers who sign up.

We, at Turing, hire remote developers for over 100 skills like React/Node, Python, Angular, Swift, React Native, Android, Java, Rails, Golang, PHP, Vue, among several others. We also hire engineers based on tech roles and seniority.

After uploading your resume, you will have to go through the three tests -- seniority assessment, tech stack test, and live coding challenge. Once you clear these tests, you are eligible to apply to a wide range of jobs available based on your skills.

It is the combination of our core business model and values that makes us different from others. We provide full-time, long-term projects to remote developers whereas most of our competitors offer more freelance jobs.

Communication is crucial for success while working with American clients. We prefer candidates with a B1 level of English i.e. those who have the necessary fluency to communicate without effort with our clients and native speakers.

View more FAQs


In a nutshell, Turing aims to make the world flat for opportunity. Turing is the brainchild of serial A.I. entrepreneurs Jonathan and Vijay, whose previous successfully-acquired AI firm was powered by exceptional remote talent. Also part of Turing’s band of innovators are high-profile investors, such as Facebook's first CTO (Adam D'Angelo), executives from Google, Amazon, Twitter, and Foundation Capital.

Equal Opportunity Policy

Turing is an equal opportunity employer. Turing prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Work full-time at top U.S. companies

Create your profile, pass Turing Tests and get job offers as early as 2 weeks.

Apply now

Apply now