Sr. Backend Developer - Remote

Charlotte, NC, US

We are seeking a strong Senior Backend Developer with good technical expertise, to be responsible for the backend development distributed platform for one of the largest world-leading retailers. You will be working as a key member of this collaborative team with a group of experts recognized around the world. This is an excellent opportunity to play a role as a key contributor in creating the next generation of network-centric distributed and scalable architectures. We work with bleeding-edge technologies, including J2EE, building microservices, variety of cloud platforms such as AWS, Google cloud platform etc., OO Programming, using Agile Development Methodology and much more. 


  • Participate in the design and development of web application from requirements analysis to production.

  • Constantly improve software quality (evaluate and incorporate new libraries, tools, and technologies; code reviews; refactoring; testing; etc.)

  • Analyze and improve application performance

  • Search for simple and robust solutions to complex tasks

  • Work in an Agile methodology environment where innovation, teamwork, and creativity are the key to success


  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Computer Science/ Engineering or a related field (or equivalent experience)

  • Have 5+ years of experience writing and deploying production code

  • Strong ability to abstract complex problems to their essential components and design and implement elegant solutions for them

  • Robust OO Programming and OO Design concepts knowledge

  • Strong knowledge of Java 8, Microservices

  • Experience of Cloud technologies on the AWS platform with a project for 6+ months is required

  • Strong unit/integration testing experience

  • Delivery Focused using Agile Development Methodology (Scrum/Kanban)

  • Need to be a team player while having the capacity to work independently

  • Strong analytical and logical skills including troubleshooting

  • Good interpersonal communication skills, both verbal and written

Would be a plus:

  • GCP and/orr GRS experience 

What we offer:

  • Opportunity to work on bleeding-edge projects

  • Work with a highly motivated and dedicated team

  • Competitive salary

  • Flexible schedule

  • Benefits package - medical insurance, sports 

  • Corporate social events

  • Professional development opportunities

About us:

Grid Dynamics is the engineering services company known for transformative, mission-critical cloud solutions for retail, finance and technology sectors. We architected some of the busiest e-commerce services on the Internet and have never had an outage during the peak season. Founded in 2006 and headquartered in San Ramon, California with offices throughout the US and Eastern Europe, we focus on big data analytics, scalable omnichannel services, DevOps, and cloud enablement.