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Backend Engineer Golang

Posted at: Jul 22

ShiftLeft
www.shiftleft.io
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About the company
ShiftLeft is a Silicon Valley startup employing innovative techniques to bring clarity and rigor to the security space. We support teams looking to align delivery and security so that they can move even faster with more confidence.

Job position
Permanent - Remote work possible

Job description
We are looking for a talented API Engineer who can help us continue to build out our API services comprised of Golang. You will help define and drive the API evolution to support the business goals and user experience.You’d make a great addition to our team if you’re highly motivated, eager to take on big challenges, equally comfortable working individually or as part of a team, and driven to deliver customer value.

Benefits:

Comprehensive benefits plan

Flexible Time Off

Employee Referral Program

Incentive Stock Option Plan

Employee discounts & rewards

Company fun events & activities

Onsite: company paid-lunch, fully stocked break-room, gym facility access, beer-bash & game days

Skills & requirements
BA/BS in related field with minimum of 2+ years professional experience writing API services

Languages: Minimum 1 year writing Go (knowledge & interest in learning others a plus)

Keen eye for high-quality software engineering

Experience using PostgreSQL, DynamoDB, memcached/Redis, CDNs

Experience using Docker, Docker Compose, Protobuf, gRPC, gRPC gateway

Deep understanding of modern authentication mechanismsFamiliarity with NGinx, HAProxy, Traefik a plus

Preferred: experience working on a distributed team