Backend Lead

Job Description

Logicwind s looking for an experienced Lead Backend Engineer to join the team and take ownership of the backend development of our platform. As a Lead Backend Engineer, you will work closely with cross-functional teams to design, develop, and maintain complex, secure, and scalable backend solutions.

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead the backend development team and provide technical guidance and mentorship
  • Collaborate with other teams to define and design secure, scalable, and efficient RESTful APIs and develop backend solutions using Node.js and Express.
  • Architect and implement secure, scalable, and fault-tolerant infrastructure using AWS, serverless technologies, and containerization technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Design and develop secure, optimized, and scalable database schemas and queries.
  • Implement and maintain secure data encryption mechanisms at rest and in transit.
  • Ensure the quality of code through code reviews and merging using Git.
  • Participate in solution design and planning, including microservices, event-drivenarchitectures, and distributed systems.
  • Design and implement scalable message queues and event-driven architectures usingtechnologies such as Kafka, RabbitMQ, or AWS SNS/SQS.
  • Manage and prioritize the team's workload and ensure timely delivery of projects.
  • Ensure the security, scalability, and reliability of the backend system design.
  • Conduct load testing and performance optimization of backend systems.
  • Use monitoring and logging tools to monitor and troubleshoot the backend systems.

Skills Requirement

  • Strong experience in Node.js and Express.
  • Experience with secure, scalable, and efficient API design and development.
  • Strong knowledge of secure, scalable, and fault-tolerant infrastructure design and AWS.
  • Experience with serverless technologies and containerization technologies such as Dockerand Kubernetes (or other container technologies like AWS ECS, OpenShift).
  • Expertise in secure, optimized, and scalable database design and development, preferablywith SQL and NoSQL databases.
  • Experience in team management and providing technical mentorship.
  • Experience with code review and merging using Git.
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Strong understanding of system architecture patterns such as microservices, event-drivenarchitectures, and distributed systems.
  • Experience with implementing secure data encryption mechanisms at rest and in transit.
  • Expertise in designing and implementing secure RESTful APIs with OAuth2 or JWTauthentication/authorization mechanisms.
  • Experience with designing and implementing scalable message queues and event-drivenarchitectures using technologies such as Kafka, RabbitMQ, or AWS SNS/SQS.

Required Experience

Must have proven 5+ years of Node JS experience specifically


  • Opportunity to develop your own team.
  • Fast growth and more visibility into the company.
  • Experience to work on the latest technology.
  • Competitive Learning Environment with supportive co-workers.
  • Employee friendly HR Policies.
  • Paid leaves up to certain limits.
  • Competitive salaries & Bonuses.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • No formals (strictly).
  • Liberal working atmosphere.
  • Occasional Parties.
  • Fully stocked kitchen with snacks, drinks.
  • 5 days working.
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Here your work is mixed with loads of fun tossed with creativity
Work doesn't always have to feel like work. Some of the benefits we provide includes
flexible working hours
Flexible working hour
We don’t believe in 9-5, we believe quality time outside the office is vital to our employees’ satisfaction at work.
Competitive pay and benefits
Competitive pay and benefits
We offer competitive pay and benefits, but we always look for ways to reward those who stand out among their peers and demonstrate true dedication.
Friendly HR policies
Friendly HR policies
We have flexible HR Policies that provide an optimistic environment for our employees.
Occasional parties
Occasional parties
Rejuvenate with our refreshing office, get-togethers, activities, and our holiday parties have been known to get fancy.