October 30, 2016

Back-end Software Developer

 The Back-end Software Developer is primarily responsible for writing the web services and APIs to manage the interchange of data between the server and the users. This encompasses developing server-wide web application logic, defining and maintaining the central database, and integrating the work of front-end developers into the application and webpages through building the relevant supportive infrastructure and back-end functions.

Duties & Responsibilities

  1. Create, integrate, and manage the database e.g. MySQL, SQLite, PostgreSQL, and MongoDB
  2. Integrate API
  3. Use back-end frameworks to build server-side software
  4. Develop, deploy, and maintain content management system (CMS)
  5. Integrate cloud computing
  6. Design and implement data storage solutions
  7. Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  8. Implement security and data protection settings
  9. Generate analytics and statistics like system reports of server load, number of visitors, geography of visitors, etc.
  10. Integrate user-facing elements developed by front-end developers with server side logic
  11. Optimize the application for maximum speed and scalability
  12. Develop a backup system and restore technologies for website’s files and DB

Qualifications

  • University Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering
  • Strong understanding of web technologies and languages [ HTML, CSS, and JavaScript]
  • Strong knowledge of server-side programming languages [Python, PHP, Ruby, and JavaScript]
  • Knowledge of MVC architectures
  • A basic understanding of front-end technologies

Skills

  • Details orientation and logical thinking ability
  • Proficiency in written English and in verbal Arabic & English
  • Excellent time management and productivity
  • Strong technical curiosity and interest to develop personal technical skills

Working Conditions

Office based job.

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