Kforce Back End Developer in Houston, Texas

A Kforce client is looking for a well-versed, seasoned -Back End- Engineers with strong technical instincts in Houston, TX. We need people who can take ownership of the back end for entire features in our code base, can quickly shift gears between projects, and never has any trouble finding more work to do. Bonus points if you love digging into new technologies. We use the latest open-source projects and next-gen architectures to produce our large-scale APIs and single platform. Collaborate with a small, talented team of designers, product managers, and engineers, in this fast growing Tech Company.As a Back End Engineer you will:

  • Own the success of the products and features you launch

  • Work independently and be responsible for making technical decisions

  • Deliver high quality software in a fast paced, iterative, and agile environment

  • 5+ years' experience building web applications

  • Python

  • C#

  • Node

  • IronMQ, RabbitMQ, Amazon SQS, Google Pub/Sub - or similar message queuing services

  • NoSQL technologies - RethinkDB, MongoDB, CouchDB, and/or Cassandra

  • Erlang/Elixir/OTP - interest and willingness to learn new technologies is a plus

  • Cloud environments - AWS, Google Cloud, Azure, etc

  • Distributed revision control; preferably Git

  • Fluent in English with excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S without sponsorship

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours