Backend Engineer

Glendale, California | Freelance | Job ID #57143 |
Posted Last Month

Backend Software Engineers needed for a growing Artificial Intelligence company in the Los Angeles area.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • Contribute actively to architecture, design & implementation discussions, demonstrating initiative.
  • Design & Implement robust, scalable, high performance and low latency microservices
  • Implement scalable microservices for deployment using containers
  • Debug, troubleshoot, and improve live cloud-based applications
  • Automate build, deployment, monitoring, and upgrades
  • Write clean testable code

Minimum Qualifications

  • 6+ years of software design and development experience,
  • Strong Knowledge of at least one of the following programming languages: Java, Go, Python, Scala
  • Knowledge of Cloud Technologies and Distributed Systems. Experience with AWS/Azure, Docker, and container technologies is a solid plus
  • Experience with developing RESTful web APIs
  • Experience with debugging and troubleshooting of complex systems

Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with relational databases such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle or Aurora
  • Familiarity with NoSQL databases like MongoDB, Cassandra, CouchDB, and/or Elasticsearch
  • Familiarity with configuring and using CI/CD pipelines
  • Understanding of caching, queueing and big data technologies such as Redis, RabbitMQ & Kafka + Spark
  • Understanding of AWS infrastructure and provisioning

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • The client is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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