Sr. Backend Engineer in Portland, OR at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/5/2021

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    Portland, OR
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Job Description

**100% remote; qualified applicants must be able to work PST hours.

We are looking for a seasoned Sr Backend Engineer with extensive Python experience. You will be working with a talented team of dedicated engineers, product managers and designers in all phases of the product development process by assuring our platform scales as adoption increases.

This is a full-time, permanent opportunity, offering a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. Qualified applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis.

Responsibilities of the Sr. Backend Engineer:           
  • Work in a small, dynamic team to own and evolve backend Python
  • Help plan quarterly initiatives with teammates
  • Deliver initiatives with high quality and predictability
Requirements of the Sr. Backend Engineer:
  • 5+ years of experience with microservices-based architectures
  • Extensive knowledge of Python and related technologies/frameworks (Django a plus)
  • Good understanding of databases both SQL and NoSQL
  • Experience with developing and delivering REST-based APIs
  • Experience implementing and maintaining CI/CD pipelines 
  • Experience with Agile methodologies and Jira
  • Deep understanding of AWS, Cloud architecture and Services
  • A DevOps mindset and an appreciation for continuous delivery
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills  
Keywords: Sr. Backend Engineer, Python, Microservices, SQL, Agile, DevOps, Cloud, Direct Hire

Job ID: 346840

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group 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.

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