Lead Senior Database & Backend Engineer
Company: Huck Adventures, Inc.
Posted on: May 1, 2021
Huck Adventures brings people outside to explore the world
together. The outdoor app makes it easy for people to connect with
one another and get the educational and safety resources they need
to for great adventures. Tailored to outdoor recreation, the app
includes availability and skillset matching, communication, event,
education, and safety tools all in one place. Huck Adventures
partners with like-minded organizations and donates 10 percent of
its profits to environmental and outdoor recreation nonprofits, so
everyone can enjoy the adventure and beauty of the great outdoors.
Learn more at www.huckadventures.com. We expect a lot. Our culture
is unique and we live by our values, so it's worth learning more
about Huck Culture online. We are a tight and driven team with big
goals, so we seek individuals who are truly passionate about their
work. We are a start-up aiming to be a big company and have
co-founder opportunities available. Job Description As the Senior
Database & Backend Engineer you will be responsible for building
our architecture and API management platform to run our flutter app
on firebase using Angoliga, cloud functions and other Google Cloud
Services. You will solve business, operations and security
challenges that arise in these developer ecosystems by proxying API
traffic between provider and consumer. Huck is looking for a lead
backend engineer to architect, build, scale and deploy our API,
database and ETL workflows. This position offers the rare
opportunity to build out our system from the beginning. Below are
some of the problems we are trying to solve: Multi-attribute
locality based recommendations Architecting realtime and
precomputed aggregate data Scalable API (both performance-wise and
manageability for our front end team) Responsibilities: Design
Backend Architecture, API and database for the Huck App. Deliver
multi-cloud, loosely-coupled, distributed, and highly available
platform. Be the subject matter expert for the distributed data
platform in a multi-cloud environment and private cloud (on-prem).
Be responsible for the design, deploy, and operations of the
distributed data Qualifications Experience with RDBMS and NoSQL
(Firebase Firestore, Cloud Firestore, and PostgreSQL/MySQL).
Experience with Google Cloud functions or Firebase Cloud functions
handling at least 2,000,000 users and scaling Experience with
application deployment Experience writing in TypeScript or
comparable language Experience with distributed data systems.
Experience creating the architecture for database deployments on
Cloud platforms like Google Cloud Platform (GCP). Experience in AI
& Machine Learning technologies Additional Information All your
information will be kept confidential according to EEO
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