Backend Engineer (Full-time or contract)
- Software Development
- Penang, MY
- Remote friendly
2021-10-27 01:08:46 UTC
At Xpress.ai we work with customers to co-develop new solutions that fit their business needs and optionally then take it to market. Backend engineers help implement the code necessary to integrate the output from the models or analysis into the existing infrastructure that the customers use.
Providing technical leadership to a team of cross functional engineers and be accountable for the technical decision making for your team
Participate in design and development of implementing business logic on backend/cloud platform in collaboration with other technology teams and stakeholders
Taking new initiatives, grow technical insight and collaborate across functional teams for APIs, and end-to-end design, development and deployment
Work very closely with Technical Architect, technology teams and product management team to create development goals, schedules, define key milestones and measurable metrics on projects/product
To conduct research and evaluation of emerging backend/cloud technologies and frameworks using recommended design patterns
Collaborate with product owner and scrum master to finalize technical epics/stories based on product requirements and guide backend team to deliver on time
Ensure best, coding standards and code review process with unit test automation
Inspires others to take initiative and be consistence, creative and problem solver
Collaborate with DevOps team for CI/CD and QA for quality assurance in the product and project delivery
Bachelors Degree/Post Graduate Diploma/Professional Degree in Computer Science or relevant programs or equivalent.
Minimum of 6 years of experience with related field
Solid understanding and extensive hands on experience in Python, Java, REST API and server-side and cloud development
Experience in message queue such as Apache Kafka, RabbitMQ
Strong experience in SQL and NoSQL based databases like MySQL, MongoDB, Cassendra, InfluxDB etc.
Hands on experience in working with on-premise and cloud platform especially AWS, Azure or GCP platform
Familiar with SOLID, KISS, YAGNI, DRY principles
Familiar with SonarQube for unit testing automation
Strong knowledge and experience in fully automated DevOps CI/CD pipeline using GitHub, Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes, Ansible, Terraform etc.
Worked on the design patterns such as Creational, Structural, Behavioural, Concurrency and Serverless etc.
Other desired experience and skills
Cloud certifications in AWS or Azure or GCP will be bonus
Worked in hybrid multi-cloud platform will be bonus
- Workday must overlap by at least 4 hours with Penang, Malaysia