Backend Developer

Spectraforce

Minneapolis, Minnesota


5 days ago

Remote

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Backend Developer
Spectraforce
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Remote

5 days ago

Job Description

Role: Backend Developer
Location: 100 % Remote
Duration:  6 Months with possibility of extension

Professional Experience
• At least 8 years of hands-on experience in backend development.
• Extensive experience with both Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS) platforms.
• Proven ability to design, develop, and maintain scalable backend systems in a multicloud environment.
Technical Expertise
• Proficiency in backend programming languages such as Python, Java, Node.js, or C#.
• Strong understanding and practical experience with RESTful API design and implementation.
• Hands-on experience with both relational (SQL) and non-relational (NoSQL) databases.
• Demonstrated expertise in containerization (Docker) and orchestration (Kubernetes).
• In-depth knowledge of serverless computing technologies (e.g., AWS Lambda, Azure Functions).
• Familiarity with continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) pipelines and DevOps practices.
Cloud-Specific Knowledge
• Deep understanding of Azure and AWS cloud services, including compute, storage, networking, and security.
• Experience with cloud-native development and deployment strategies.
• Ability to manage and optimize cloud resources for cost-efficiency and performance.
Security and Compliance
• Strong knowledge of cloud security best practices.
• Experience with maintaining compliance with relevant industry standards and regulations (e.g., GDPR, HIPAA).
Performance and Optimization
• Proven track record of monitoring, analyzing, and optimizing the performance of backend systems.
• Ability to identify and resolve performance bottlenecks to ensure high availability and reliability.
Certifications (Preferred but not mandatory)
• Professional certifications such as AWS Certified Solutions Architect, AWS Certified Developer, Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect, or similar.

Additional Skills (Preferred)
• Experience with additional cloud platforms (e.g., Google Cloud Platform).
• Familiarity with Infrastructure as Code (IaC) tools such as Terraform or AWS CloudFormation.
• Understanding of networking concepts and best practices for cloud infrastructure.
 
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About Us: Established in 2004, SPECTRAFORCE® is one of the largest and fastest-growing diversity-owned staffing firms in the US. The growth of our company is a direct result of our global client service delivery model that is powered by our state-of-the-art A.I. proprietary talent acquisition platform, robust ISO 9001:2015/ISO 27001 certified processes, and strong and passionate client engaged teams. We have built our business by providing talent and project-based solutions, including Contingent, Permanent, and Statement of Work (SOW) services to over 140 clients in the US, Canada, Puerto Rico, Costa Rica, and India. Key industries that we service include Technology, Financial Services, Life Sciences, Healthcare, Telecom, Retail, Utilities and Transportation. SPECTRAFORCE is built on a concept of “human connection,” defined by our branding attitude of NEWJOBPHORIA®, which is the excitement of bringing joy and freedom to the work lifestyle so our people and clients can reach their highest potential. Learn more at: http://www.spectraforce.com
 
Benefits: SPECTRAFORCE offers ACA compliant health benefits as well as dental, vision, accident, critical illness, voluntary life, and hospital indemnity insurances to eligible employees. Additional benefits offered to eligible employees include commuter benefits, 401K plan with matching, and a referral bonus program. SPECTRAFORCE provides unpaid leave as well as paid sick leave when required by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer: SPECTRAFORCE is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Please contact Human Resources at LOA@spectraforce.com if you require reasonable accommodation. 
At SPECTRAFORCE, we are committed to maintaining a workplace that ensures fair compensation and wage transparency in adherence with all applicable state and local laws. This position’s starting pay is: $62.00/hr.