Back-End Web Developer

Back-end web developers are responsible for the overall technical construction of the website. They create the basic framework of the site and ensure that it works as expected. Back-end web developers also establish procedures for allowing others to add new pages to the website and meet with management to discuss major changes to the site.

Back-End Web Developer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Back-End Web Developer to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Measure product features to establish benchmarks and to identify potential areas of improvement;
  • Attend daily standup meetings and participate in team code review;
  • Optimize and maintain our existing backend systems;
  • Build and conduct functional testing of web applications;
  • Assist to architect, build and maintain REST API for our web applications;
  • Create and maintain technical documentation;
  • Develop and maintain CMS-enabled website.

Requirements:

  • Must have strong work ethic with positive can-do attitude, not afraid of new challenges, tight timelines or curve balls;
  • Understanding of linux servers;
  • Must be comfortable with using terminal;
  • Solid debugging, optimization, and problem-solving skills;
  • Experience with HTTP/RESTful APIs and object-oriented programming;
  • Familiar with relational databases (MySQL) and non-relational database (MongoDB);
  • Understanding of database design;
  • Familiar with JavaScript libraries such as JQuery;
  • CMS experience such as Craft and Drupal;
  • Familiar with Docker, LAMP or MEAN stack;
  • Experience with Git;
  • Knowledge of Machine Learning, AI, Big Data etc;
  • Experience using Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Aliyun, or other cloud service providers;
  • 2-4 years development experience, flexibility, quickness and a willingness to roll up your sleeves and get work done;
  • Proficient in HTML/HTML5, CSS, SCSS, JavaScript, PHP, Nodejs, python.