Senior Back-End Software Engineer

  • Awardco
  • Provo, UT
  • Jul 30, 2022

Job Description

Awardco is an up-and-coming software company focused on providing better solutions to engage and reward employees. Our technology is changing the landscape of employee recognition and we are looking for individuals that want to be part of this exciting worldwide movement. We promise an exciting atmosphere where hard-working individuals are regularly presented with new challenges and opportunities for growth. As a young company on the rise, Awardco provides its employees with terrific opportunities for advancement.

Our development team is very lean. Lean software development (agile development) is an essential methodology for our development processes, and each member of our team is trained in agile software development methods and is capable of leading a team that adheres to these processes.

What you will do:

The Awardco engineers are responsible for an array of duties, including managing the development of new features, changes to our existing code, and improving overall product performance by optimizing existing workflows and code blocks. We expect our development team to be dynamic, display leadership qualities, bring fresh ideas to improve the product, and be enthusiastic to take on new problems as we continue to expand the recognition and incentive industry.

  • Design and implement new features for our existing web application
  • Continue to maintain and iterate on released features by implementing and following key metrics
  • Peer code review
  • Mentor junior engineers
  • Participate in recruiting and hiring engineering team members
  • Collaborate with the team to develop and promote engineering best practices

What you will bring:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical field
  • 5+ years work experience in back-end web development
  • Experience in a general purpose programming language including but not limited to: C, C++, C#, Java, JavaScript, Go, or Python; C# experience is preferred
  • Interest and ability to learn other programming languages
  • Experience working with data structures and algorithms
  • Experience working with relational databases, including designing performant data models and queries
  • Track record of solving complex problems, designing creative strategies, and delivering a significant impact as a member of a team
  • Demonstrated technical leadership
  • Currently located or willing to relocate to Provo/Orem, UT area
  • Authorization to legally work in the US
  • Working proficiency in verbal and written English

Why join Awardco?

Awardco is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.