Back-End Software Engineer

We are looking for a back-end Software Engineer to help us build the next generation of our upsell decisions platform. You will join the Nor1 Tech team, who are a collaborative group of engineers, product managers, and data scientists. Rather quickly, we will look to your technical expertise to create reliable, scalable, and high-performance components. 

Primary Responsibilities

  • Own the design, implementation, testing, and maintenance of our backend components:  applications, data, infrastructure, analytics, and deployment. 

  • Establish architectural principles, select design patterns, and lead engineers on their applications. 

  • Work with the team to investigate design approaches, prototype new technology, and evaluate technical feasibility. 

  • Stay current with best practices and emerging technologies to incorporate into our operations and stack. 

Skills & Qualifications

  • 5 years experience with building high-performance, highly-available and scalable distributed systems.

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or a related technical field preferred.

  • High Proficiency in Python;

  • Proficiency with Docker and containerized micro services in major clouds (AWS, GCS, Azure…)

  • PHP or NodeJS is a plus. 

  • Experience with MySQL and MongoDB data stores.

  • Know-how with secure coding practices, e.g. OWASP guidelines, is preferred. 

  • Developed and deployed applications on AWS; integration with AWS managed services is a plus. 

  • Have DevOps mentality, reduce friction with automation.

  • Working understanding of CI/CD and configuration management.

  • Exposure to machine learning pipelines and online inference 

  • A willingness to dive deep, experiment rapidly, and get things done.

Nor1 Technology Stack

  • MongoDB, MySQL, Redshift, Redis

  • NginX, Route53, Apache, ELB

  • Mix of AWS cloud services and IBM Cloud (bare metal servers)

    • Centos, Amazon Linux, Windows Server

  • Python (main), PHP, Javascript, NodeJS

  • Docker, Swarm, K8s

  • OpsGenie, Jira, Confluence, Nagios, Pingdom, ELK stack, Docker, Detectify,

Posted about 1 year ago