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Backend Engineer
General
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA • New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Expert
Desired Skills
AWS
Django
Java
Python
TypeScript
Blockchain
Requirements
  • 5+ years of relevant industry experience
  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science
  • Experience designing, building, scaling and maintaining core backend software components (experience with API platforms a plus)
  • Ability to solve complex design, scaling, latency, or performance problems in high-throughput, low-latency systems
  • Experience with production distributed systems, web applications, and microservice architecture
  • Experience developing with Java (Micronauts), Typescript (Node), and/or Python (Django)
  • Proven track record building highly available and highly scalable systems
  • Self-starter attitude and the ability to execute new ideas with autonomy
  • Know how to find the right balance between perfection and shipping quickly
  • Web3 experience, a plus
  • Founded a company or built side projects, a plus
  • Experience in startups, a plus
Responsibilities
  • Own the end to end product lifecycle of identifying, designing, and building new features
  • Contribute and lead backend design discussions, stand up meetings, and code reviews
  • Develop and own best practices for backend application development with a focus on high throughput, high reliability, and low latency
  • Identify opportunities to improve existing practices and uphold Alchemy's high technical quality bar
  • Write stable, high coverage test cases for features you ship
  • Debug production issues across services and multiple levels of the stack
  • Collaborate with other engineers, PMs, and designers
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with AWS technologies is a plus
Alchemy

201-500 employees

App reliability infrastructure platform
Company Overview
Alchemy's mission is to provide developers with the fundamental building blocks they need to create the future of technology. The company is building a platform to simplify Web3 development.
Benefits
  • Competitive Salary
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Generous PTO
  • 401k Contributions