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Back-end Developer Job Description Template

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Job Description Template for a Back-end developer

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Job Description

Senior Back-end Developer

Time Commitment

Full-time (Open to Part-time)

Start date

As soon as possible



Client Country & Time Zone

United States

America/New York

Meeting time

10:00 am

Client company description

The client is an important player in the automotive space. They have a very popular website that compares different vehicles and shares ratings based on different criteria. Their site has more than 50k visits per day and right now they are looking into incorporating new data sources to analyze and provide more relevant information.

Expected contract duration: 1-3 months

There is an opportunity to continue longer if things go well with the initial engagement.


You will be collaborating with the back-end team building and extending their middleware in a scalable way.

Duties and Responsibilities

-Work with different backend languages to orchestrate the way different 3rd-party services and data sources are being integrated and fed data to their Data Warehouse
-Maintain and extend existing Web Scrapers
-Optimize a CSV parsing process that is already in place
-Write technical documentation per data source

The client uses Trello for task management and Discord for daily communication.
Github is used for source control.

Skill level
Skill level:Expert
Importance:Must have
Skill level:Expert
Importance:Must have
Skill level:Expert
Importance:Must have
Skill level:Expert
Importance:Must have
Skill level:Expert
Importance:Must have
English Proficiency
Skill level:Expert
Importance:Must have
Skill level:Familiar
Importance:Strongly preferred
Skill level:Familiar
Importance:Strongly preferred

Relationships: Who you’ll be working with

You will be reporting to a Senior Tech Lead and will be working with another Backend Developer.

Preferred Regions

The client's preference is for candidates to be located in Latin America or Canada


The client is flexible on the geographic location of the developer. Could be Latin America, Eastern Europe, Asia, etc.

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