INSHARO Canada TechConsulting

Open Position

Senior Back-End Engineer

Overview:

We are building an “Uber for Trucks” marketplace platform. We promise our vetted drivers and ensure they find trips on their empty miles while digitizing the entire trucking network for customers, making their shipments easier to haul and providing transparency into availability and price. We are establishing a team of talented, thoughtful engineers to automate the logistics industry. Now we need a literate software engineering team to help us build the first MVP for our marketplace platform.

Values:

At INSHARO we value professionalism, positive teamwork, and fast learning attitudes. INSHARO is an environment that encourages open learning as well as a thinking outside-the-box mentality that consequently offers space for creativity and talent.

Responsibilities:

● Design, develop, and maintain efficient and reliable server-side applications, APIs, and services using modern back-end technologies.

● Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand business requirements and translate them into technical specifications and implementation plans.

● Ensure the scalability, performance, and security of the back-end systems, implementing best practices and industry standards

● Stay up-to-date with the latest trends and advancements in back-end development techonologies, frameworks, and tools, and proactively apply them to enhance our systems.

Must have:

● nodejs/npm/javascript (or typescript)

● git/CI/CD and project tracking tools

● no-SQL database experience, such as Mongo/Firebase

● authentication mechanisms

● network security (CORS, SSL/TLS, etc.)

● strong on algorithms & data structures

● concurrent & asynchronous patterns

● architectural & software design patterns

● experience building APIs (HTTP/ws)

● Github account with at least 3 active/completed projects and source-code.

Will be a bonus:

● GPS/GSM API (Google/Open Maps)

● GraphQL

● mastering TDD / unit testing

● docker/docker-compose

● modern network protocols

● prior experience in distributed/system design

● prior experience in protocols design

● real time metrics (prometheus/sentry/grafana)

● basic knowledge of reactjs stack

● writing & maintaining technical documentation.

Qualifications

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

● At least four (4) years of software engineering experience

● Experience as a developer, writing code for highly scalable software systems

● Proven experience designing and deploying high performance, highly scalable production services with extensive monitoring and logging practices

● Ability to debug and troubleshoot production issues

● Experience with http/ws API development & building microservices

● Industry experience working on distributed systems: developing reliable, high performance, highly scalable and low latency software (primarily in JavaScript)

● Capacity to understand and evaluate tradeoffs between correctness, robustness, performance, space, and time.

● Experience building geospatial services and datasets, such as maps data, traffic patterns, etc.

● Strong verbal and written communication and organization skills.

● Strong problem-solving skills, analytical capabilities, data analysis, and attention to detail.

● Ability to collaborate across multiple levels of an organization.