Senior Backend Engineer (Remote)

Salary: Competitive Salary
Job Type: Full time
Experience: Senior Level


Senior Backend Engineer (Remote)

Senior Backend Engineer | Braintrust | USA


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  • JOB TYPE: Freelance, Contract Position (no agencies/C2C – see notes below)
  • LOCATION: Remote – United States only (TimeZone: PST/CIST | Full day overlap)
  • HOURLY RANGE: Our client is looking to pay $75 – $100/hr
  • ESTIMATED DURATION: 40h/week – Long term



Who you are:

  • 5+ years of experience working in backend API development
  • Experience building and scaling an E-Commerce and/or SaaS web application
  • Extensive experience in statically typed language with object-oriented patterns in C#,

Java, or equivalent language

  • You can thrive in ambiguity with an optimistic view of what can be accomplished
  • Ability to get things done on a small team with accountability and ownership
  • Ability to communicate effectively to help plan for and achieve objectives

Nice to Have:

  • Previous work history with a startup or growth stage company doing product development
  • Experience with modern .NET (.NET Core 3+)
  • Experience with cloud-hosted application on AWS with managed services and Lambdas
  • Experience designing and developing GraphQL API
  • Solid understanding of software testing strategies and practices (such as TDD)

What you’ll be working on

Position Description

Our client is looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to work closely with product managers, designers, and other engineers to achieve shared business outcomes. Core responsibilities will involve delivering value through the full software delivery lifecycle from inception to production. You will need to be a quick learner, a problem solver, and customer-centric as they seek to create a seamless customer and operational experience for their partners. In technology, they believe everything is a trade-off, you have the experience and confidence to make those right choices (or learn by trying).

What you’ll do:

  • Work closely with sales and leadership teams to enable the platform for multiple partners
  • Manage individual project priorities, deadlines, and deliverables
  • Advocate for software engineering best practices and principals
  • Build robust and scalable web applications that are resistant to failure
  • Advocate for improvements to product quality, security, and performance
  • Collaborate with teammates to create an elegant system to deliver the best user


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C2C Candidates: This role is not available to C2C candidates working with an agency. If you are a professional contractor who has created an LLC/corp around their consulting practice, this is well aligned with Braintrust and we’d welcome your application.

Braintrust values the multitude of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

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