Backend Developer
Information Technology
Cincinnati OH Contract Sep 21, 2022

Backend Developer

12 Months, Contract
Location: Remote
Pay: $60+/hr

A monetary force, this company, with over one hundred and fifty billion dollars in annual revenue is the pulse of the retail industry. By having over 2,750 different locations in thirty-five states, there is no doubt that this company directly impacts the lives of many people in the American populous, and, by extension, in the world populous. Being a part of such a massive retail organization can be intimidating, but this company, through their subsidiaries, is able to maintain personal relationships with their employees. Through intentionality, integrity, and innovation, this company is able to be an ideal workplace that excites and has a profound impact on several communities. This company fully understands that by working together there is no limit to what can be created.


As a Backend Developer, this Candidate will have the opportunity to design, build, test, maintain, and have a direct and meaningful impact on the roadmap of the company’s technology platform. This Candidate will be responsible for design and development of Backend components of highly scalable eCommerce web and merchandizing applications.


  • Develop Backend eCommerce web and merchandizing applications in Cloud platform technologies
  • Collaborate with designers and product managers to iterate on the design and implementation of our product
  • Work with Engineers from the Full Stack to build and ship features
  • Identify and uphold engineering best practices
  • Monitor performance, watch for traffic drops related to usability problems, and rectify the issues
  • Review application and feature code, and plan future API upgrades with the development team


  • Experience with modern libraries and tooling
  • Significant GO and Java programming skills and data structures
  • Significant Microservices architecture and development skills
  • Significant experience with the Spring Framework (Persistence, REST, Messaging, Integrations) such as Spring Boot
  • Significant experience on core features of Spring such as Dependency Injection and Aspect-Oriented Programming, Spring Security etc
  • Significant knowledge of SQL Database and NoSQL Databases (Oracle, Postgres, Cassandra)
  • Significant experience in Messaging architectures & development- Kafka or equivalent
  • Proven Experience in building RESTful APIs and a deep understanding of REST principles
  • Proven Experience working with Docker or similar technologies, GIT, CI / CD and writing unit / integration tests
  • Strong analytical problem-solving skills and excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-starter with strong initiative, quality deliverable and ability to work under pressure
  • Business-minded approach to time, costs, and deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to work well within a team environment
Category Code: JN008