Experienced Backend Engineer - Go

Theorem


2 months ago

08/27/2019 10:21:23

Job type: Full-time

Category: Software Dev


Do you enjoy collaborating in a consultative environment and guiding people using best practices to achieve great results? Do you want to influence and contribute to the growth of a high performing, quality focused team? If so, Theorem wants to know more about you!

Theorem is a software consultancy that believes in simplicity in software design. We deliver solutions for startups and enterprises - You can see our portfolio to learn more about the results we’ve delivered for our clients.

This is a remote role. We are a remote first company with offices in Los Angeles and New York. We have team members all around the world.

Please note this role may require occasional travel to client sites within the USA. Candidates located within UTC - 3 to UTC - 8 will be given priority for team time zone alignment.

At Theorem you can make a significant impact while enjoying a flexible work schedule.

As Experienced Go Engineer  at Theorem You Will:

  • Architect components and build distributed systems, APIs, and web applications

  • Write lots of high performing Go (golang)

  • Tackle complex problems in distributed computing, fault-tolerant storage, distributed queuing

  • Build high quality, well-designed, and scalable SaaS platform

  • Work with Docker, Kubernetes, and NoSQL databases

  • Work with product designers and clients to clarify requirements, prototype functionality and build features and products

  • Participate in code and design reviews, teaching and learning from other engineers

  • Plan, estimate and prioritize work in a collaborative and distributed team

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of relevant professional experience

  • 1+ years working with Go and 3+ with at least one other programming language

  • Previous experience collaborating on highly distributed teams

  • Possess a passion for software development

  • Possess a drive to get things done

  • Experience working within an Agile/Scrum environment

  • Open-minded and demonstrates a passion for continuously learning

  • Possess a strong and reliable Internet connection

  • Align a portion of your day with the business hours of Pacific Time Zone - UTC - 8

Skills that would be nice to have:

  • Previous consulting experience

  • Experience building service-oriented architectures

  • Experience building non-REST APIs such as GraphQL

  • Experience with JavaScript (ES6) and modern web development tools such as Webpack, React, and GraphQL

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