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Backend Engineer - Java

Job Title: Backend Engineer - Java
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York City
Salary: $170,000.00
REF: oae-JHunt
Contact Name: Joe Hunt
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Backend Engineer - Java / New York City / $180,000 + equity

Do you want to work with a company who is passionate about tech, and changing the industry?

One of the most up and coming startups in New York is seeking a Backend Engineer - Java to help with greenfield platform builds, implementing, integrating and collaborating across the full technology stack. The stack consists of components from Cloud APIs to custom hardware.


  • Collaborate with other engineers to design and maintain APIs and service requirements.
  • Collaborate with embedded engineers to design and maintain real-time services.
  • Design, maintain, and improve cloud-based APIs
  • Write and maintain high quality, stable, and easily testable code.



  • Experience designing and writing low latency, distributed, and high volume services in a JVM language or C++.
  • Understanding of data structures, algorithms, system design, as well as implementing them.
  • Minimum 5 years experience building Java backends
  • Experience maintaining and debugging large-scale, distributed, services.
  • Familiarity with orchestration services such as Puppet, Chef, or Ansible
  • Working knowledge of scripting languages, such as Python or Ruby

If you are interested in this role please apply directly to the Backend Engineer - Java role.

The salary can go up to $180,000 + equity for the right candidates.

This role cannot sponsor/transfer currently.