Back End Engineer


Indianapolis, IN, US / Mountain View, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Software
  • Post Date: 01/15/2021
  • Website:
  • Company Address: 2300 Geng Street Suite 250, Palo Alto, CA, 94303

About HackerRank

HackerRank is a technology hiring platform that is the standard for assessing developer skills for over 2,000+ companies around the world. HackerRank helps companies hire skilled developers and innovate faster by enabling tech recruiters and hiring managers to objectively evaluate talent at every stage of the recruiting process.

Job Description

We are revolutionizing technical hiring by giving companies a skills-based hiring platform that enables our customers to assess technical skills effectively. We are growing fast and looking to add to our Engineering team. This position is Full-Time and based in Indianapolis, Indiana.

As a Back End Engineer, you will play a pivotal part in HackerRank’s mission to “Accelerate the World’s Innovation”. You are excited to make an impact and enjoy building robust, scalable backend enterprise solutions, thinking creatively, passionate about solving problems, building something users would love.

You will be working on:

  • Translate business requirements into technical specifications with stakeholder and make refinements accordingly
  • Develop a deep understanding of HackerRank customers who are recruiters, hiring managers, and leadership
  • Deliver a high quality product experiences and on a regular basis
  • A passion for quality and delivering well tested solutions
  • You will be designing and implementing REST APIs
  • Collaborate in an Agile development environment
  • Design and present code to review with colleagues
  • Work with the extended development team and cross-functional teams.

We are looking for:

  • 5+ years of backend development
  • Built RESTful backend infrastructure and API services using Ruby on Rails
  • Experience using databases like MySQL
  • You understand and have built CI/CD, NGINX, Docker, Kubernetes, CLI
  • Familiarity with AWS and front-end development tools like Webpack, Babel, NPM, Git, etc.

Nice to have:

  • Front End web development experience using React or Javascript
  • Knowledge of AJAX and JSON

Benefits & Perks:
We have a full package of competitive benefits and perks which include:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance for you and your dependents
  • Unlimited paid time off, paid leave for new parents, and flexible work hours
  • Employee stock options, 401(k) options, commuter benefits, and cell phone stipend

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.