Sr. Backend Engineer - New York, New York | STAND 8 Careers | Stand8

Sr. Backend Engineer
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Sr. Backend Engineer
Date Posted:  1/14/2022
Job ID:  Job #4788
Employment Type: Contract
Location: New YorkNew York
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We are hiring for a Sr. Backend Engineer for a cutting edge media entertainment company. 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.

  • Use Python, AWS, and a large variety of other serverless toolsets to develop high quality, scalable, reliable, and reusable solutions that connect internal and external systems
  • Participate in architecture and code reviews within and between teams
  • Evangelize new technologies, architectures, and processes to improve the quality of our deliverables
  • Evaluate decision-making technology and provide recommendations
  • Actively participate in a highly collaborative Agile/SCRUM environment
  • Contribute to a culture of integrity, trust, feedback, and continuous improvement


  • Deep and thorough understanding of modern Python (3.6+) within a Unix environment, along with common libraries and tooling like Requests and Pytest.
  • Experience with serverless technology architecture, development, and delivery
  • Experience with NoSQL, cloud-based security, and DevOps infrastructure-as-code
  • Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills, connecting directly and effectively with cross-functional team members
  • Experience with designing and developing complex, robust, and highly scalable production services and applications using modern frameworks, tools, and systems
  • A passion for learning, teaching, and continuous improvement in a team environment