Job Description

We have an immediate requirement of a JavaScript Backend Engineer with one of our direct client in San Francisco, CA.The company is a video clip search platform that allows users to find the perfect clip based on its speech content.


  • As Backend Engineer, you will be both maintaining current features and implement new ones. You will be working in a highly automated environment with test suites and CI/CD that is cloud native.
  • You will be working with Containers and Kubernetes in a large scale distributed system with peaks of 25,000 CPUs running simultaneously. Our designs need to survive billions of API calls keeping the response time below 50ms.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Node.js and modern JavaScript
  • Modern JavaScript with no callbacks and only promises to async/await
  • Strong Experience with writing test suites and testable code
  • Experience with writing open source modules and GitHub, writing test suites
  • Experience with system design and microservices infrastructure
  • Docker, Containers, and Docker compose workflows
  • MongoDB, Redis, Elasticsearch
  • Knowledge of Domain Driven Design
  • Bonus: Knowledge of Idempotency patterns when working with data and eventual consistency


  • Permanent position
  • San Francisco, CA


Feel free to connect with Jalpa Mehta ( or call at 408 739 4900 Ext 114.