Sr. Software Engineer - Backend

About EdCast:
EdCast is the AI-Powered Knowledge Cloud solution for unified discovery, personalized learning and knowledge management across the enterprise. Its award-winning platform is used internationally by Global 2000 companies and large government organizations, including NASSCOM and World Economic Forum, to solve the discovery and curation problems across all external and internal knowledge sources. EdCast's offerings include its Learning Experience Platform (LXP) and MyGuide's in-app guides, intelligence, and automation for business software.
External Title: Sr. Software Engineer - Backend
Location: Mumbai/ Indore
Year of experience: 5 to 7 Years
We are looking for a Backend Developer responsible for writing code for the interchange of data between the server and the client-side application. Your primary focus will be the development of all server-side logic and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end.
Key Result Areas include:

Integration of user-facing elements developed by front-end developers with server-side logic
Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code
Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications
Implementation of security and data protection.

Job Description:

Understanding of the working of a web-based application.
Basic understanding of REST APIs and its concepts.
Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as HTML5, and CSS3.
Knowledge of NO-SQL based databases, MongoDB would be appreciated.
Knowledge of Node.JS along with frameworks like express is a must have with hands on experience.
Understanding of in-memory caching engines like Redis or Memcached, Though not mandatory.
Understanding the nature of asynchronous programming and its quirks and workarounds.
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git.

Skills OR Traits: (Top 4 skill sets is mandatory)

NodeJs with express
Knowledge of PHP
DB skills RDBMS and NoSql
Knowledge of Docker

What do we offer?
An opportunity to get ahead in your career by building a great and exciting portfolio that helps others get ahead in theirs. You will be joining a truly passionate and multicultural team willing to make a difference and positively disrupt the way learning is done within organizations.
We believe in lifelong learning. We believe we can create abundant opportunities for workforce learning and up-skilling within the organization's ecosystems. We have the spark, the ambition, the drive and the passion of making an impact in the world.
Mumbai, MH, IN