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Backend Engineer

Industry: Ecommerce
Remote
Company size: 11-50
Full-time
salary
Not disclosed

Job description

A US-based startup building a marketplace that facilitates instant payments to sellers for their unused gadgets is looking for a Backend Engineer. The engineer will work primarily on backend algorithms, schema updates, creating new APIs, unit and integration testing. The selected candidate will have the opportunity to join a fast-growing team and work with former Uber, Google, and Amazon engineers. This job presents a nice opportunity to work in an early-stage company and contribute to shaping the user experience of a rapidly growing marketplace. It requires a timezone overlap with CST. 

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Build data pipelines, improve pricing algorithm, and own core infrastructure 
  • Work on developing the backend algorithms and schema updates
  • Create new API's and perform unit and integration testing
  • Provide mentorship to other members of the team

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
  • Proficiency with React and React Native to work on the web, iOS, and Android mobile clients
  • Experience with mentoring and AWS
  • Proficient with Node.js, SQL, MongoDB, and PostgreSQL
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced, highly ambiguous startup environment
  • Excellent communication skills

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