Remote Backend Developer

Post Date

Jan 11, 2023



ZIP/Postal Code

Jul 27, 2023 Insight Global

Job Type



Programmer / Developer

Req #


Pay Rate

$130k - $145k (estimate)

Job Description

The Back End Developer (BED) manages the exchange of data between the server and the users. The BED will focus on the development of all server-side logic, maintenance, and definition of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end. The BED will also be responsible for the integration of the front-end elements.

- Collaborate with Front-end developers

- Define and communicate technical requirements

- Create and maintain documentation around features

- Build high-quality reusable server-side code

- Support QA Developers in getting to the bottom of issues and providing event and server logs

- Be involved and participate in the overall application lifecycle

- Provide training, help and support to other team members

- Manage and review code contributed by the rest of the team and work with them to get it ready for production

- Develop functional and sustainable web applications with clean code

- Maintain the security and integrity of databases

- Follow new and emerging technologies

Minimum Requirements

- 3+ years of experience with programming languages like Javascript, Ruby, PHP or Python

- Highly Proficient with Node.js

- Highly Proficient with Firebase, Firestore, and Cloud Functions

- Highly Proficient with Rest APIs, and websockets

- Highly proficient with database and storage best practices

- Familiarity with front-end languages such as HTML, JavaScript and CSS

- Critical thinker and problem-solving skills