Back End Developer – Newton, MA

Job title: Back End Developer – Newton, MA

Company: Russian School of Mathematics

Job description: RSM’s unique approach develops critical thinking and has built excellence in math since 1997. Recently featured by NPR and the Atlantic magazine as one of the players in the “Math Revolution” and ranked one of the best schools in the world by the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth, RSM helps children of all levels build a solid math foundation and develop their critical-thinking and problem-solving skills. For nearly two decades, RSM students have consistently achieved remarkable scores on standardized tests and in national and international math competitions, although attaining top test scores is just one of the benefits of our program. RSM helps students of all levels become more confident in math and develop a deeper understanding of the subject.

The Technology department is crucial for achieving RSM’s growth objectives by ensuring consistent quality of math education through multiple proprietary cloud-based information systems. We are looking for experienced, motivated Back-End Developer to join our Technology team.

The Successful candidates are:

  • Passionate about quality and writing clean, solid, readable code that scales and performs well
  • Proficient in all phases of software development life cycle (including requirements management, planning, source code management, configuration and CI/CD tools; GitLab, Ansible preferred)
  • Proficient in cloud-based architecture and deployment (preferably AWS)
  • Experienced with test automation, knowledge of unit, integration, functional, and performance testing tools
  • Possess intellectual curiosity and creative thinking

What You’ll Need

  • Proficiency in Java software development and design patterns (knowledge of PHP a plus)
  • Experience integrating with RESTful web services
  • Knowledge of containerization and container-orchestration systems (Docker, Kubernetes) a plus
  • Experience designing and implementing microservices-based systems preferred
  • Knowledge of Hibernate a plus
  • Proficiency writing and optimizing SQL queries, experience with relational databases (preferably Microsoft SQL Server) a plus
  • Proficiency in effective troubleshooting and issue resolution techniques

RSM embraces diversity and is committed to attracting qualified candidates who also embrace and value diversity and inclusivity. RSM is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Job Title : Back End Developer – Newton, MA

Primary Location : Newton HQ, MA

Salary Range : Annual Salary

Shift Type : Full-Time

Expected salary:

Location: Newton, MA

Job date: Wed, 09 Dec 2020 01:39:52 GMT

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