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REMOTE Sr. and Mid-Level Backend Engineer - Node

Company: Optello
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Job Description:

Job Title: Backend Software Engineer (Looking for Mid-Senior)

Remote: Yes, 100% Remote

Type: Full-Time

Base Salary Range: $130,000-$200,000/year

We are listed in the Top 10 on the Forbes list of Americas Best Startup Employers and recognized as Best Midsize Company to work with in Building in LA! We are a SaaS solution for Heath Care Communication via texting, email, telephone, and live chat platform. We have already tripled in size and need a Sr. Backend Engineer with node.js experience. This role will work in a collaborative environment to maintain and grow features in backend code base. Supporting Node.js web facing APIs, writing SQL, automating interactions with partner APis, and enhancing core infrastructure that underlies our scheduled and realtime patient-provider communications.

Our Stack: Node, Typescript, Express, Nest, Postgres, Mongo, AWS, Hasura,, React and Redux

Our platform has already been adopted by some of the biggest names in the industry: Cedars Sinai, NYU Langone Health and MemorialCare. Its an opportunity to join the best of the best in an unbeatable culture. As a part of our team, you will be taken care of both inside and outside of the office. Our people are our priority.

We even offer the opportunity for you to work FULLY REMOTE but don't mind if you are near are Santa Barbara or OC offices.

Top Reasons to Work with Us
Fantastic company culture - frequent Zoom company events (Lunch & Learns, trivia, yoga, etc.) and daily fun brought to you by many creative Slack channels.
Employee equity groups - 11 groups available for all to join. Black & Latinx, Women, LGBTQ+, Disability, and many more!
Learning and development - frequent events and tools available to help our employees #PursueGrowth.
Career mobility - we promote from within and have opportunities for employees to transfer between teams.
Company perks and benefits - MacBook Pro provided, unlimited PTO, generous equity package and full health benefits (medical, dental, and vision).

What You Will Be Doing
Maintain existing and build new backend services using Typescript on Node.js, open-source technology and tools including NestJS and Express.
As an experienced engineer, you will help the team adhere to software best practices, level up others in your areas of expertise, and contribute to the architecture of our ongoing refactor project.
Collaborate with the product team in an agile environment to break down requirements, plan and estimate tasks.
Drive quality by writing effective unit, integration and e2e tests for high availability systems and libraries.
Create high availability and high throughput systems using Redis, Postgres, Kinesis, S3, MongoDB, EventBridge and other AWS services.
Effectively collaborate with Product, QA, UX, Client Success, and other internal groups (both technical and non-technical).
Opportunity to work with infrastructure-as-code (Terraform) and front end (React) if desired.

What You Need for this Position
3+ years designing and implementing backend services and distributed systems in a professional environment
Strong grasp of JavaScript/ES fundamentals, Typescript, or strong experience in another modern OO language
High level of proficiency in SQL (PostgreSQL) database design, including query optimization
Experienced working with asynchronous requests in large scale applications
Commitment to testing best practices
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science

What's In It for You
STRONG Compensation Package
Great Company Culture
Unlimited PTO
Full Health Benefits (Medical, Dental, and Vision)
Learning and Development Classes
Career Mobility

So, if you are a Senior Backend Engineer with experience, please apply today!
Apply directly to this job opening here!

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Colorado employees will receive paid sick leave. For additional information about available benefits, please contact Marcus Quigley

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Looking forward to receiving your resume through our website and going over the position with you. Clicking apply is the best way to apply, but you may also:
Please do NOT change the email subject line in any way. You must keep the JobID: linkedin : MQ1-1654865 -- in the email subject line for your application to be considered.***

Nitu Gulati-Pauly - VP of Recruiting - Optello

Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

Optello is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Your Right to Work - In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

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