Backend Software Engineer

Portland, Oregon
52 Limited is a digital staffing agency with an industry-leading focus on the creative + technology space. We exclusively place tech and creative talent in direct-hire, contract-to-hire, and contract roles with our clients in Portland, Seattle, and San Francisco.

Direct Hire Salary: $95,000

Our client, a leading provider of SaaS-based Digital Marketing Services is looking for a Software Engineers to join our team and help build our next-generation platform. We’re looking for engineers who want to dive and learn, who understand the elegance of simplicity, and who thrive working in a collaborative agile environment.


This position is great for developers with more than 2 years of professional experience.


A Candidate Must:

  • Have an understanding of SOA architecture and how to leverage RESTful APIs.
  • Have worked with relational databases and have a passing understanding of SQL.
  • Worked using Java professionally.
  • Have a working understanding of how containers work (Docker, Kubernetes, Cloud Foundry, etc)
  • Have worked with a build tool such as (Maven/Gradle, Bamboo, Jenkins, etc)
  • The ability to quickly learn new or unfamiliar technology and products using documentation and internet resources.
  • Have good interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills with the ability to work well in a collaborative agile environment.
  • Be highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail.


The Perfect Candidate Would:

  • Have two years of professional Java development.
  • Have experience working in cloud infrastructure (AWS, Azure)
  • Experience working in a TDD (Test Driven Development) environment
  • Have some full stack experience, specifically in ReactJS


Experience and Education:

The knowledge, skills, and abilities may be acquired through various types of experiences, education, and training and are typically obtained through a college degree or equivalent professional experience.


Some of the technologies we use:

Java 8, ReactJS, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, DynamoDB, Kinesis, Kafka, Maven/Gradle, Bamboo, Jenkins, Pivotal Cloud Foundry, Docker, Vault, Terraform.