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Senior Backend Developer

Job Category: Back-End Engineering
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Remote

Role Overview:

As a Senior Backend Developer specializing in Node.js or Nest. js you’ll spearhead the development of our platform’s backend systems. Your expertise in JavaScript, along with a deep understanding of Node.js and Express, will be crucial in building scalable, high-performance backend services that power our AI-driven voice assistance technology. This role demands a blend of technical prowess, innovation, and leadership to drive our backend architecture forward.

Key Responsibilities:

Backend Development: Lead the design, development, and optimization of scalable backend services using Node.js and Express or Nest.js. Ensure systems are robust, secure, and capable of supporting high-volume, AI-driven functionalities.

JavaScript Expertise: Leverage advanced JavaScript skills to implement backend solutions, integrating seamlessly with the frontend for a cohesive user experience. Drive the adoption of best practices in JavaScript and backend development.

Performance Optimization: Diagnose and optimize backend systems to enhance performance, scalability, and reliability. Address challenges related to data processing, API integrations, and system architecture.

Collaboration : Collaborate with frontend developers, and product teams to ensure alignment and seamless integration of technologies.


Over 5 years of professional experience in backend development, with a focus on JavaScript, Nest.js, Node.js, and Express.

Demonstrated ability to build scalable, high-performance backend systems for web applications.

Proficient in RESTful API development, database management (SQL and NoSQL), and familiar with AWS cloud services.

Experience with containerization technologies (Docker) and continuous integration/deployment (CI/CD) pipelines.

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field.

Strong analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills. Leadership experience with the ability to mentor and inspire a team.

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If you’re a seasoned Backend Developer with a passion for JavaScript and Node.js, Apply now!

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