BACKEND SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Austin, TX

Location Texas, USA (Based in Austin)

Job type-Full Time

eDist.com

We are the software development arm of eDist.com, the largest sales organization for Speech Solutions Technology in the USA and Canada, with focus on development of an extensive SaaS platform and plans for further expansion.

Do you want to work with the industry standard in DevOps technology? Are you looking to learn more about CI/CD, Docker, and Automated Testing like PHPUnit and Jest? The platforms we build are being setup to challenge the way scalable deployments are handled using next generation technologies and automated monitoring. Our team is built around developer trust and iterates quickly to provide the latest features and fixes to our customer in near real time, all backed by a growing automated test and code quality suite. Coming soon, we will be moving to a Kubernetes deployment with a multi-regional/multi cloud strategy to ensure uptime and zero downtime deployments.

We are a leader in Cloud Commerce. Come design and build next generation applications that sync our digital lifestyle with the day-to-day requirements of every company. We are a high-growth, performance-driven company. We pride ourselves on our knowledge, professionalism, integrity, and innovation. To be a member of our team means to come to work ready to collaborate, achieve and to inspire. As a result, passion and energy feed into a fun, entrepreneurial and fast-paced culture that permeates throughout our workspace.

Job Description

The Company

eDist is looking to add to our already amazing team of professionals. We have a very fun work environment in order to collaborate and implement fresh new ideas. We are one of a kind in our market and strive by implementing cutting edge techniques and technology.

The Opportunity

We are seeking an experienced Backend Software Engineer who has a passion for building great products and can contribute to the rapid development of our client-facing applications. In this role, you will collaborate with a growing team of software engineers in increasing our capacity to deliver high-end user interactions and experiences. The ideal candidate thrives on being challenged and is enthusiastic about working in a fast-paced environment. One of the many things that sets eDist apart is our culture in that we truly value our team members, and foster an environment based on productivity, efficiency, and fun. We take pride in our work and believe in rewarding our team members in addition to offering a full range of benefits which complements our competitive base salary. As a Backend Software Engineer, you will be a critical component and be afforded the opportunity to gain broad experience across varying facets of product development.

Why do you want to work here? 

  • We have a fun and relaxed, but "get-it-done" work environment. 
  • Hats, jeans, t-shirts, flip flops, and shorts are normal attire. If you prefer formal attire, you can do that too. 
  • We pride ourselves on our knowledge, professionalism, integrity, and innovation. 
  • We are one of kind in our market and strive by implementing cutting edge techniques and technology. 
  • Our primary core value is “make it fun every day!”
  • We are poised for massive growth and opportunity! 

 The Position

  • Assist with the creation of project outlines; whitepapers; ERDs; documentation; and RFPs, as needed.
  • Collaborating with developers and project managers to determine workload priorities and timelines.
  • Manual code review and testing pull requests from developers.
  • Thoroughly documenting requirements, bugs, and potential issues along with replication steps and/or negative impact
  • Creation of tests for new and current, Laravel-Vue.js based web applications.
  • Assisting with the development of new web applications, as needed
  • Assisting with testing new package releases and updating product code bases

The Candidate

Required:

  • 3+ Years of professional software development experience.
  • Proficient in modern web app technologies HTML5 and CSS
  • Experience with SASS, PHP, MySQL.
  • Awareness of cross-browser compatibility issues and client-side performance considerations.
  • Manual code review, the creation of email templates and marketing style content
  • Creation and consumption of REST and SOAP API’s.
  • Ability to read code and anticipate potential consequences and areas of impact.
  • Ability to write effective unit tests which can be used to accelerate deployment timeframes.
  • Understanding of common web application vulnerabilities and remediation.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

Nice to Have:

  • Knowledge in the development of eCommerce would be helpful.
  • Setup and Troubleshooting of Gitlab CI/CD pipelines
  • Gitlab Usage
  • XML and EDI Data languages
  • Knowledge of Google Cloud Platform
  • Kubernetes and Docker deployments in relation to Laravel
  • Experience creating Laravel/Composer packages
  • Knowledge of automated code review tools such as PHP CodeSniffer and ES Lint
  • WordPress and WordPress Plugin Development
  • Prior experience with the QuickBooks API
  • Zoho API experience
  • Understanding of Services, Micro Services, and Integration-Service architecture
  • Azure, AWS, GCP
  • Various EHR Platforms, Epic, Cerner, Allscripts, etc.

 Compensation and Benefits

We take pride in our work and believe in rewarding our team members in addition to offering a full range of benefits: comprehensive health-care benefits, dental, vision, life, PTO, 401 (k), and vibrant company culture. Salary is commensurate with experience.

JOB CODE: 1000045