Back-End Software Engineer

About the Opportunity

As a back-end engineer at Lingk, you will join our dynamic team of engineers looking to help transform higher education through better data integration and open APIs. We are building the first Data-as-a-Service platform for Higher Education to enable secure data sharing across the technology ecosystem. Lingk has a diverse team of higher education and technology experts that promote a culture of innovation and advancement that will help you build and advance your skills as a developer.

We’re looking for a back-end software developer to design, develop, test and deploy web applications used in our edtech data management and integration products. The developer must have a can-do attitude, be able to iterate quickly on an implementation as we build our solutions to the problem. The developer must produce high-quality code, be an excellent communicator and be willing and able to evaluate and learn new technologies that may help us to solve our problems.

The developer will help mature and define our technology stack, which currently includes Go, Postgres, and Docker. 

About You

You are a talented, back web software engineer excited to join a small, agile team using Go, Postgres, REST APIs, AWS, Docker and plenty more. You are eager to create innovative software products in a fast­paced, start­up environment, with a passion for high quality, scalable software and contributing to the community.

Lingk values aptitude and passion over pure experience, but familiarity with the following is considered a definite plus: 

  • Go
  • Postgres (or other RDBMS), SQL
  • Document­-oriented databases
  • RESTful API design (oData a plus)
  • Creating and consuming APIs
  • Unit and integration testing
  • DevOps automation (AWS, Docker, etc)
  • Educational technology 

Sound like you? Join us! Submit your resume, and tell us why you are the perfect fit.