Senior Java Backend Engineer


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Job Description

We are looking for an experienced backend Java developer to join us. We need excellent engineers to primarily develop in Java as well as do some development work with Javascript. About The Role: You will architect, design, code and document complex software systems, and features. You're free to manage where and when you work. We only ask that you be available between 8-11 Pacific Time for meetings. This is a long-term remote position requiring ~40 hour per week and ~160 hours per month (Full Time) About you: - Love markup creating elegant user experiences. - Value simplicity, and scalable software engineering. - Have a desire to learn new technologies and continually develop your professional skills. - Fluent in speaking and writing English - Excellent understanding of Java (5+ years) - Excellent understanding of web markup, using HTML5 and CSS3 (5+ years) - Excellent understanding of Javascript (vanilla, Vue.js, Angular) (5+ years) - Extensive experience with testing frameworks (eg PHPUnit as well as JS-based). - RESTful API. - Comfortable working with AWS. Strong plus: - Experience with Vue.js - Working with A/B Tests - Experience building / supporting high load web-applications and solving scalability issues. Responsibilities: - Development of reusable elements, components, code and libraries in PHP - Implementation of A/B tests - Writing supporting documentation - Code reviews - Cross-team communication and collaboration - Reduction of technical debt - Bug fixing and maintenance


Only candidates from United States, Canada, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Uruguay

Intermediate or advanced spoken English is required for ALL opportunities. If you can't speak English yet, please keep practicing and apply in the future.

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