Backend Software Engineer

Posted 07 March 2023
Salary Negotiable
LocationGemeente Den Haag
Job type Contract
DisciplineSoftware Engineering
Contact NameAlfie Duke

Job description

Backend Software Engineer

  • Duration - 8 Months
  • Location - The Hague - Hybrid/Remote Working options available
  • Full time Freelance Contract - 8 hours per day 5 days per week
  • Start Date - Soon as candidate can be available.
  • Rate - €70 - €90 Per Hour (Dependant on Experience)
  • English Speaking Business Environment

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Build a range of APIs to serve multiple internal consumers ranging from customer facing.
  • Deliver high-quality, well-tested code.
  • Communicate with other teams and individuals to plan, coordinate and seek feedback.
  • Pitch in where needed as a valued member of an autonomous, cross-functional team.

Required Skills:

  • Strong knowledge of Python; Go is a plus.
  • Experience with Kafka or messaging queues
  • Experience with Mongo DB
  • Experience with distributed systems;
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • You have experience deploying production applications (ie. AWS, Google Cloud)
  • Rave about the benefits that CI / CD has given you in previous projects.
  • Demonstrated experience in implementing highly scalable backend services.
  • You know when to use a non-relational instead of a traditional relational database.
  • A solid background in Computer Science fundamentals: data structures, algorithms, and
  • Deftness at object-oriented design and systems architecture
  • Comfortable working with unix-like systems.
  • Great communication skills.