Job Openings Senior Backend Engineer (Ruby, PHP)

About the job Senior Backend Engineer (Ruby, PHP)

LOCATIONS: North America, Argentina, Europe, and India.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or Engineering.
  • 5+ years of experience in a Software Engineering role, ideally in a dynamic startup setting.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in:
    • Programming languages: Python, Ruby, PHP
    • Databases: SQL, MySQL, Postgres, Oracle
    • Database design and RDBMS
    • Testing: Unit and Functional Testing
    • Operating Systems: Linux/UNIX
    • API design and implementation
  • Proven experience in leading and mentoring engineering teams at various stages of their careers.
  • A track record of managing projects from ideation to completion as a leader.

Desirable Skills & Experience:

  • Advanced degree, preferably BS or MS, in computer science, computer engineering, or a related technical field.
  • The knack to understand and articulate technical and business challenges and solutions.
  • Enthusiasm for learning and mastering new technologies.
  • Core competencies include:
    • Agile methodologies
    • Porting and Software Configuration
    • Diverse Programming Languages and Frameworks
    • Business analysis and acumen
    • Analytical prowess
    • SQL Performance optimization
    • Microservice architecture design
    • Familiarity with AWS services: EC2, RDS, S3, SQS
    • Tools & Frameworks: Kafka, Celery, Flask, Django, Supervisord, MongoDB
    • DevOps experience
    • Project Management tools: Jira,, or similar
    • Expertise in payment systems
    • Experience with Websockets