Senior Backend Engineer (Golang, Rust, Ruby)

Seattle, Washington

100% Remote

Full Time

$160k - $180k

As a Senior Backend Engineer at our company, you will play a pivotal role in designing, building, and maintaining our scalable and high-performance backend systems. You will work closely with our cross-functional teams to develop cutting-edge solutions that drive our business forward. Your expertise in multiple programming languages and cloud platforms will be crucial in shaping the future of our technology stack.

Required Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.
  • Seven or more years of professional experience in backend engineering.
  • Proficiency in Rust, Golang, Ruby, and Elixir programming languages - a mix of all four or just one is acceptable!
    • Golang is prioritized
  • Strong expertise in designing and implementing RESTful APIs and microservices.
  • Experience with cloud platforms, particularly AWS or Azure.
  • Familiarity with containerization and orchestration technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Solid understanding of database technologies like PostgreSQL, MySQL, or NoSQL databases.
  • Proven ability to work in an Agile/Scrum development environment.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Effective communication and collaboration skills.
  • Strong analytical and debugging skills.

What You Will Be Doing:

  • Design, develop, and maintain backend systems using Rust, Golang, Ruby, and Elixir.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define and implement APIs, microservices, and system architectures.
  • Optimize and enhance the performance, scalability, and reliability of our backend infrastructure.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex technical issues in production environments.
  • Mentor and provide guidance to junior engineers, fostering a culture of continuous learning.
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and emerging technologies to make informed technology decisions.
  • Implement best practices for security, data protection, and compliance.
  • Participate in code reviews to maintain code quality and promote knowledge sharing.

The Offer

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Remote work environment anywhere in the US.
  • Opportunity to work on cutting-edge technologies.
  • Collaborative and inclusive work culture.
  • Career growth and professional development opportunities.
  • A commitment to work-life balance.
  • Company-sponsored events and social activities.

If you are a highly skilled backend engineer with a passion for solving complex problems and a deep knowledge of Rust, Golang, Ruby, Elixir, and cloud platforms, we encourage you to apply and join our team. 

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future.


Posted by: Megan Barno

Specialization: Ruby on RailsGolang