Our client, a leading apparel brand, is looking to add a Backend Engineer to their eCommerce Solutions group for a 6-7 month contract. This group is responsible for building out the order management experience for their eCommerce customers. Everything ranging from payments, shopping, returns, buying, etc. You will work tightly with the other two engineers on the team to develop solutions. The team works in a scrum environment, working closely with UX, QA, Product to deliver amazing code.

This is a contract role, lasting approximately 6-7 months with a possibility to convert to remote. The role can be fully remote, most of the team works on CST and EST hours.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Execute full lifecycle software development
  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code
  • Document and maintain software functionality
  • Communicates clearly to technical and non-technical teammates
  • Contributes to discussion and drives technical conversation
  • Assists in troubleshooting and discovery
  • Maintains up to date best practices and standards 

Required Skills

  • 2+ years experience with full-stack web development
  • High proficiency in JavaScript, Ruby, Python, or Java
  • Experience with Postgres or MySQL, SQLserver
  • Experience writing web services (backend focused role)
  • High proficiency with source control including Git
  • Proficiency with command-line navigation
  • Experience with relational data store technologies such as PostgreSQL or MySQL
  • Experience working within a service-oriented architecture
  • Experience with site performance profiling and tuning

Preferred Skills

  • Working experience with Typescript or other statically typed languages (Javascript or C#)
  • Experience with GraphQL
  • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, and Terraform
  • Experience with DataDog, NewRelic, Honeycomb, or other APM technologies
  • Experience with SalesForce Commerce Cloud
  • Experience with React, Vue, or other front-end frameworks
  • Experience with AWS services such as RDS, SQS, and Elasticache