Senior Backend Engineer

Date: Apr 26, 2022

Location: New York, NY, US

Company: Dover Corporation

Dover is a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenue of over $7 billion. We deliver innovative equipment and components, specialty systems, consumable supplies, software and digital solutions, and support services through five operating segments: Engineered Products, Fueling Solutions, Imaging & Identification, Pumps & Process Solutions and Refrigeration & Food Equipment. Dover combines global scale with operational agility to lead the markets we serve. Recognized for our entrepreneurial approach for over 60 years, our team of approximately 24,000 employees takes an ownership mindset, collaborating with customers to redefine what's possible. Headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois, Dover trades on the New York Stock Exchange under "DOV." Additional information is available at dovercorporation.com. 

About Blue Bite

As part of the Dover family, Blue Bite has been improving lives by connecting people and information through the physical world, with a solution for brands looking to surprise and delight their consumers and drive more impactful results since 2007. With its Experience Suite, Blue Bite helps grow brand value, drive revenue, and unlock actionable insights by transforming physical products into digital experiences. Blue Bite sets itself apart with a consumer-first approach, and by leveraging a unique combination of artificial intelligence and unparalleled expertise and support. Headquartered in New York City, Blue Bite powers the connection between leading brands and consumers through millions of products worldwide.

 

Role Description
Blue Bite is looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to be an integral part of the Engineering team responsible for designing, managing, maintaining, and scaling back end systems for our SaaS applications both internally and externally. This is a collaborative position; working closely with product, infrastructure, and front end teams to develop consistent, quality, descoupled services. This person should have a keen understanding of web development technologies and how they fit together to build a complete product. This person should possess problem solving skills and be willing to incorporate their own ideas.

 

This position can be based in New York, Boston, or fully remote.


Responsibilities
● Work within an Agile team to design and develop REST/GraphQL APIs
● Solving problems by crafting software solutions using maintainable, scalable, and modular code
● Optimizing performance critical applications speed and scalability
● Design and implementation of data storage solutions
● Implementation of security and data protection practices within applications
● Breakdown complex features into manageable deliverables
● Be an advocate for consistent, quality, and decoupled code by writing unit tests and performing code reviews
● Be involved and participate in the overall application lifecycle
● Be a key stakeholder in technical direction of features and projects
● Troubleshoot and debug applications
● Participate in technical documentation for new or existing features
● Mentor, motivate, collaborate, and challenge team member to grow individually and as a team


Qualifications
● 6+ years experience building web applications as a Backend Engineer or equivalent role
● 3+ years experience building RESTful/GraphQL applications
● Strong experience with Node and Python
● Strong experience working within an AWS environment
● Experience with both OOP and functional programming principles
● Experience working with SQL and NoSQL databases
● Experience working with MVC and ORMs such as Django or Express
● Experience building microservices
● A proven track record of developing an application from ground up
● Experience designing and developing an application from concept to production
● Understanding of ElasticSearch or similar technologies
● Understanding of serverless technologies
● Understanding of containerization and CI/CD
● Work autonomously, are excited by new technologies, and will never back down from the challenges of scale
● Highly motivated with excellent problem solving skills
● Knowledge of agile development methodology
● Experience working in a startup environment
● BS in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field is preferred

 

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

 


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