Developer Back-End (Mid-Level) Taipei City, $60-90k
We are looking for a mid-level backend developer to participate in the creation of new products and features, from the idea stage to launch and join our team in Taiwan.
You are a high-energy, motivated, adaptive and creative person who is interested in contributing to the early stages of a startup, working on an exciting opportunity in the logistics and transportation industry. You’re excited about modern technologies and OOP, you have experience working with Python, AWS solutions, Laravel or Codeigniter, you couldn’t live without GIT, and you’re always looking to find the best solution to a problem.
You possess a knack for listening to someone’s detailed needs and wishes, and transforming that into workable application features, and then constructing it with minimum oversight. You are efficient and decisive, but are also flexible and willing to make changes when necessary. You never start a project without finishing it, and your work is better or comparable to the best in the business.
As a member of the engineering team your main responsibility is to ensure that features on the roadmap are implemented properly, according to plan and during the given sprint timelines. You’ll be participating in technical discussions to provide solutions for technical implementation. You will work in close collaboration with our CEO, Backend Team Lead and Product Manager and will be reporting directly to the Backend Team Lead on a daily basis.
Design and build scalable REST APIs for a fleet platform
Write clean, testable code with unit tests.
Work with the Android, iOS, web, product and design teams to build innovative, robust, and easy-to-use features for our users.
Participate in code reviews to maintain a high-quality code culture.
B.A. or B.S. required
Minimum 2-4 years of experience as backend developer
Strong communication skills, including strong English fluency
Ability to work independent and in a team
Experience with unit testing (both functional and integration)
Experience with coding standards such as PSR4 and PEP8
Experience with PHP (Laravel or Codeigniter) or Python
Experience working with Agile methodologies using JIRA
Nice to have
Experience with AWS (Lambda and/or DynamoDB)
Experience with Chalice
Knowledge of RDBMS and object caches such as PostgreSQL, Memcached, Redis and knowledge of how to design, tune and optimise SQL queries and caching strategies
Experience in building large, scalable distributed systems with good understanding of microservices architecture and associated principles
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