Backend Software Developer

Contract posted 5 months ago

Job Description



Merit Services is seeking a Backend Software Developer for our client. The incumbent will be responsible for the creation, upkeep, and implementation of server-side applications and APIs to facilitate our web and mobile applications.


  • Design and develop server-side applications and APIs using programming languages such as Java, Python, or Node.js
  • Develop and maintain databases and data models that support our web and mobile applications.
  • Write clean, efficient, and maintainable code.
  • Participate in code reviews to ensure code quality and compliance with coding standards.
  • Troubleshoot and debug backend systems to identify and resolve issues.
  • Stay up to date with emerging trends and technologies in backend development.


  • A degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field at either the Bachelor’s or Master’s level is required.
  • More than three years of expertise in the development of software for backend operations.
  • Exceptionally skilled in coding languages including but not limited to Java, Python, and Node.js.
  • Proficiency in utilizing diverse databases like MySQL, PostgreSQL, or MongoDB.
  • Comprehension of web services and RESTful APIs.
  • Expertise in utilizing cloud technologies like AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud.
  • Remarkable aptitude in resolving complex problems coupled with meticulousness in paying attention to particulars.
  • Proficient abilities in communication and working cooperatively.

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