Senior Backend Engineer (Golang)

Posted 8 months ago

Job Description

  • Write the code using Go programming language.
  • Turn the requirements into very specific test cases that fulfill the definition of done.
  • Produce the code that passes the defined test cases).
  • Code review of other developers’ code.
  • Following the “you build it – you run it” mindset (including production deployment).
  • Troubleshooting production issues.
  • Working closely with other teams, product owners, and stakeholders.


  • 5+ years in backend and server-side development.
  • Knowledge of common Goroutine and channel patterns.
  • Developing RESTful API and the very hot Microservices with Go native library.
  • Dependency management tools such as Godep, Sltr, etc.
  • Popular Go web frameworks, such as Revel
  • Router packages, such as Gorilla Mux
  • Ability to write clean and effective Godoc comments
  • Strong knowledge of NoSql databases (we use MongoDB and Cassandra).
  • Experience with logging, monitoring, and tracing tools (we use Datadog).
  • Familiarity with Git and Sonarqube (please provide your GitHub account).
  • Familiarity with Unix-like operating systems and shell scripting.
  • Basic algorithms and data structures: searching and sorting, hash tables, big O notation
  • Work in an Agile/Scrum, test driven development (TDD) environment.
  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering.
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment while juggling multiple projects.

Big Plus:

  • Experience in Go with Kafka
  • Familiarity with Protocol Buffers (a.k.a., protobuf)
  • HTTP2 and gRPC
  • Go microservices in Docker and Kubernetes (we run on the cloud and do CI/CD on Kubernetes with Jenkins X –
  • Actively following industry trends and maintaining strong interest in cutting edge technology

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