The Backend Engineer is responsible for architecting and developing server side solutions and applications, generally encompassing Web and REST API interfaces, backed by a database.
You must be flexible and able to work in various technology stacks by project, and able to carry your portion of the project from design to implementation to deployment, assisting in all areas possible.
This is a full time position, and we expect the workload to be up to 40 hours a week while production is active. You will be expected to be available to attend daily stand ups, coordinate with a distributed multidisciplinary team, and complete all tasks on time and to specification. Projects last varying lengths, and you may have more than one project at a time. We seek a full 8 hour work day from our engineers, though some of that will be communication and standups. This is a remote work contract, but the worker must be available during 9am and 5pm Melbourne time (AEST) daily.
Implement high quality server code and architecture.
Design JSON APIs and Database schemas, and assist other developers in interacting with them.
Deploy solutions to robust and scalable server clusters
Attend team meetings, including project kick-offs, stand ups, and additional meetings as required.
Utilize and contribute to company wide code library
Qualifications & Skills:
4-5+ Years programming Django
Experience in Server Side Object Oriented architecture and design.
Background in DevOps, Web a plus.
Solid understanding of OOP, MVC, and related technologies.
Extensive experience with, and ability to communicate, intermediate engineering concepts.
Write clean, efficient, well-documented code.
Strong written and verbal English communication skills, including the ability to communicate issues and report project design and status to a diverse non-technical audience
Must be detail oriented, quality driven, straightforward, self-motivated, and proactive
Able to work independently, creatively, and track multiple deadlines to success
Able to accept constructive feedback on your work
Proven history working in collaboration with multidisciplinary teams
Experienced with software development methodologies as well as build and release procedures
Experience with project management or task tracking systems - JIRA preferred
Strong Docker Skills as well.
About the Company
We are an agile and lean company focused on the development of high quality software across various platforms, including IOT. Our primary activity is to acquire and sustain repeatable clients while sustaining a scalable business model.
We are a fully remote company, and you will need to supply your own tools, including a computer that is connected to stable high speed internet, and a headset with clean audio for meetings.
Expected Hours of Work
Some flexibility in hours is allowed, but all team members must be available during the “core” work hours of 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Australian EST) Monday through Friday. Workers must be available by email, and Slack during designated work hours. Additional hours may be required when project completion deadlines must be met as well as for periodic client meetings. Hours will fluctuate based upon number of projects, project scale, and project timelines.
15 freelancers are bidding on average $11/hour for this job
I know django framework very well, I know django rest framework as well. I have all the criteria you are looking for, I will be waiting for an interview. Great regards SB