DigitalOps is seeking a Backend Developer responsible for managing the interchange of data between the server and the users. Your primary focus will be the development of all server-side logic, definition, and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front end

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Integration of user-facing elements developed by front-end developers with server-side logic.
  • Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code.
  • Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications.
  • Implementation of security and data protection.
  • Integration of data storage solutions.

Requirements, Knowledge, and Experience:

  • 5+ years of proven experience as a Backend Developer or similar role.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field.
  • Strong proficiency with backend programming languages - Node.js - Must.
  • Understanding of Node.js and frameworks available for it (such as Express, StrongLoop).
  • Good understanding of server-side templating languages.
  • Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as HTML5, and CSS3.
  • Cloud development experience using AWS & Serverless
  • Experience with databases (e.g., PostgreSQL, MySQL, MongoDB), web servers.
  • Understanding of accessibility and security compliance.
  • User authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments.
  • Integration of multiple data sources and databases into one system.
  • Management of the hosting environment, including database administration and scaling an application to support load changes.
  • Exceptional proficiency in writing and speaking English.