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Senior Full-Stack Engineer - Backend
Date Posted:  1/14/2022
Job ID:  Job #4748
Employment Type: Contract-To-Hire
Location: Westlake VillageCalifornia
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We are hiring for a Senior Full-Stack Engineer - Backend for a cutting-edge financial platforms to provide growth and solutions for a top nationally known home mortgage lender, If you are ready to create an impact in a collaborative and fast-paced environment, this could be a great opportunity for you!

STAND 8 provides end to end IT solutions to enterprise partners across the United States and with offices in LA, Atlanta, New York, Raleigh, and more. 

Full-stack senior engineer. Should have extensive experience in backend development with at least some exposure to frontend development too. At least 10 years of software industry experience. 5 to 7 years of experience in building could native event driven microservices.

1. Lead a team of backend engineers to ensure the app is designed to scale up without introducing complexity.
2. Mentor / help engineers in a team to acquire new skills as required.
3. Be hands-on to take care of software development activities.
4. Engage in discussion and drive feature grooming and product road map with product and business teams.
5. Do regular code reviews and ensure code quality and good software development practices are followed.
6. Help maintain the backend app architecture and feature documentation.
Must have skills:
  • Python and pandas (python data library)
  • NodeJS / JavaScript
  • Database design with SQL or NoSQL databases like Postgres / MongoDB / MySQL
  • Unit testing with Pytest, Mocha, ChaiJS, SinonJS or other such unit-testing tools.
  • Functional testing with Cucumber, Behave or other end to end test frameworks.
  • Git (SCM)
  • AWS services like S3, EventBridge, EC2, Lambda etc.
  • Exposure to Containers / Dockers
  • Experience in addressing scalability and performance issues
Good to have skills, not mandatory:
  • JavaScript / Typescript
  • ReactJS
  • ReduxJS or ImmutableJS or MobX
  • Redux based libraries that add value to Redux like Redux-saga, Redux-ORM etc.
  • Exposure / understanding to other frontend frameworks like AngularJS, VueJS etc.