Head – Backend Applications Services Location : Mumbai Exp : 8yrs Edu. Qualification: BE/ BTech . CTC : 10 – 15 lakhs Job Description : A hands-on Technical Architect and Expert level coder to be the primary subject matter expert and technical leader for our API Backend and related Back-office support system.
This role reports to the CTO. Your role is to provide leadership and expertise on how we architect, design and implement our Backend Application Services and API layer to serve our Mobile and Back-office Applications. You will be responsible for the technical architecture and design of every piece of software (coded or integrated) in our Application Services Layer to ensure a smoothly scalable implementation that will support the multi-million B2C user-base that we are targeting.
Responsibilities : – You need to be an advanced/expert-level resource in the implementing API’s and Backend services. – Document and articulate Application/Solution Architecture, Technical Designs and pseudo-code samples as needed – Code key components and API’s. – Work as individual contribute (coding, architecture/design) as well as a manager of technical resources (developers).
– Collaborate with SQA manager to strengthen the Agile development processes. – Devise and implement strong design and code review processes to ensure consistent and robust implementation of all backend services. – Work with Infrastructure Services team to implement efficient and reliable CI/CD processes – Establish effective L2/L3 support structures related to monitoring, debugging and resolving customer issues.
– Collaborate with relevant stakeholders across the organization to deliver effective technical solutions Required Skills : – 8 years of total experience in Software Development with emphasis in server-side development for the web/mobile. – 2 years of experience in a leadership role managing Developers in an Agile environment. – 4 years- hands-on experience in Node.
JS and GraphQL. – 4 years- experience delivering Web and Mobile Applications – 4 years- hands-on experience using RDBMS, NoSQL (Mongo preferred) and Caching technologies (Redis is what we use). – 2 years of hands-on experience working with cloud-based deployments – AWS preferred, including Kubernetes, docker based deployments – Demonstrated ability to design and implement massively scalable and reliable (fault-tolerant) Application Services – Experience with monitoring tools (Kibana, Cloudwatch, New Relic, etc.
) and ability to identify and fix scalability/performance bottlenecks. – Experience with video and multi-media a definite plus – Detail oriented and great problem solver with ability to multi-task and handle competing priorities Soft skills : – Ability to take ownership, work under pressure and meet deadlines – Works effectively in a dynamic environment with mix of on-site, remote staff and vendor resources – Ability to apply strategic thinking and demonstrate understanding of requirements to execute – Results-oriented, prioritizes work activities, plans and stays organized in order to meet commitments – Negotiation and issue resolution capabilities – Good verbal and written communication skills (ref:hirist.com)
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