Senior Backend Engineer in BOWLING GREEN, NY at Prestige Staffing

Date Posted: 8/12/2019

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Job Description

JobID: 20689

Prestige Staffing is searching for a Senior Back End Engineer to join our software startup client in New York, NY. They’re growing exponentially and looking to build out the team that focuses on the consumer facing functionality.

Their innovative platform combines IOT, video streaming, and health data to bring consumers a convenient path to wellness!

You will be working within an agile scrum team that consists of both backend and frontend engineers on a daily basis to develop and maintain a scalable and robust infrastructure that supports user-facing functionalities. Unfortunately, our client is unable to sponsor or transfer visas.


Required Experience:

  • At least 5 years of software development experience
  • Demonstrated experience building Python based back end frameworks at scale
  • Comprehensive experience designing RESTful APIs
  • Experience with working on service-oriented architecture and RPC design
  • Strong knowledge of concurrency and parallelism in Python
  • Experience with data modeling and at least one database engine (MySQL, PostgreSQL, Redis, MongoDB, Cassandra, etc.)
  • In depth understanding of the test-driven mentality
  • Solid understanding of HTTP, TCP, SSL in API context
  • Ability to own and deliver end to end API functionality from design through production release and monitoring

Preferred Experience:

  • Deep understanding of clean software design principles
  • An MS in Computer Science or Engineering
  • Ties to the open source communities with an active Github
  • Experience in a Test Driven Development environment
  • Breadth of experience with multiple languages or a language agnostic approach
  • Continuous build experience in an Agile Environment
  • Experience leading a back end development team