Job Description

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Backend Technical Lead

  • Job Tag: #LI-CM1
  • Posted: September 07,2022

Our client is a San Francisco based company that creates cutting-edge learning technology that enables their clients to offer engaging and impactful online learning experiences. Their technology is adopted by many Fortune 500 companies and is the backbone to providing professional development opportunities, upskilling and reskilling their employees.

We are looking for a Backend Technical Lead to join their global team. You’d be part of a collaborative team leading a small group of Backend Engineers. As the lead engineer, you will provide guidance on key technical decisions within the team, evaluate the quality of their systems and code, advocate for engineering work that will benefit the business and their end users, and collaborate with client-side developers and technical leads to design new product features and concepts. We are looking for someone that is passionate about designing scalable backend systems, reliable backend APIs, fault-tolerant integrations and third-party API systems. This is great role for someone who enjoys being in a team-centric work environment where you can bounce ideas off each other, while also developing in your own career.

Cannot require sponsorship

If you are interested please apply or reach out to me directly at cmachamer@skywatersearch.com

Desired Skills and Experience

  • A degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 10+ years of experience in writing backend code 5+ years of experience designing and analyzing the performance of backend applications
  • Ruby on Rails and MySQL experience is required
  • Empathetic, inclusive team leader with a proven track record of mentoring engineers and contributing to their growth
  • Cannot require sponsorship

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