Blockchain Jobs - Lead Back End Engineer, 2037

at Robert Half Technology
Location Boston, MA
Date Posted March 23, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

Ref ID: 02100-0010906981

Classification: Application Development

Compensation: DOE

Robert Half is working with a Boston-based company currently looking for a Backend Software Engineer to join their team. This is a cross-functional postion that works with both the Development and Portfolio Management teams, but takes a leadership role amongst the software team. The primary responsibilities of this role will be to lead the buildout of the backend platform for mobile applications. The ideal candidate would have both strong technical and communication skills, and comfortable functioning with minimum oversight. This is a full-time opportunity located in downtown Boston, MA. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Drive and uphold high engineering standards, staying well-versed in best practices for engineering designs - Work with teams to ensure non-functional requirements are considered during all phases of SDLC - Participate in business decisions regarding high-level scaling challenges or detailed blockchain discussions - Design, develop, peer review and test a wide range of features and systems composed of SQL data models, REST APIs, and cryptographic methods - Help mentor new software engineers in best-practices and strategies QUALIFICATIONS: - Minimum 6 years of experience within a backend development role - Hands-on experience with AWS products, and containers like Docker and Kubernetes - Previous experience working with non-technical business partners and stakeholders - Previous experience with NodeJS, SQL or NoSQL databases - Background experience within a financial setting a HUGE PLUS ** If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity please reach out to Mike directly at MichaelDOTDuffyATrhtDOTcom **