Software Engineer / Back-End Developer

Upraxis Global Limited
4th Floor Exchange Corner Building 107, V.A. Rufino St. cor. Esteban and Bolanos Streets, Legaspi Village, Makati, Metro Manila
Section: Engineering
Reports to: Software Engineer Team Lead
Job Purpose:
  • Responsible for managing the interchange of data between the server and the users. Its primary focus will be development of all server-side logic, definition and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end. Moreover, back-end developer also performs the testing and debugging of any back-end application or system.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Database creation, integration, and management.
  • API (Application Interface Programming) integration.
  • Integration and creation of multiple data sources / schemas that represent business process.
  • Maintaining and improving existing codes and building reusable code and libraries for future reference and use.
  • Implementation of security, hack prevents and data protection.
  • Implementing automated testing platforms and unit tests.
  • User authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments.
  • Management of hosting environment, including database administration and scaling an application to support load changes. Hence, optimization of the application for maximum speed and scalability.
  • Reporting - generating analytics and statistics like system reports of server load and the like.
Working Relationships:
  • Works closely with UI / UX developers, development and testing teams.
Key Success Indicators / Attributes:
  • Ability to quickly adapt to new technologies and tool. Plus, keeping up to-to-date their mental models through evaluating changes in their context.
  • Ability to handle complexity with ease, grasping and reasoning about complex and intertwining ideas with agility.
  • Ability to work with own tasks and / or with a team and maintains courteous and professional working relationships with all employees, stakeholders and customers.
  • Demonstrates strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Demonstrates creativity and has novel solutions based on understanding of the context, existing solutions, and the limitations of existing solutions. In addition, ability to anticipate need and problems based on contextual knowledge.
  • Compliance with security principles, policies, standards, procedures and guidelines, laws and regulations
  • Commitment and adherence to the company’s core value.
Basic Qualifications (Education / Experience):
  • Desirable to have BS in Computer Science / Information Technology / Engineering (Computer / Telecommunication) or other related field.
  • At least 4+ year experience in back-end development and / or other relative experience.
  • Proficient knowledge of a back-end programming language like PHP, Python, Ruby, Java, .NET, JavaScript etc.
  • Experience of software development processes such as Scrum, peer review, and continuous integration processes.
Certificates / Licenses:
  • Certificates are encouraged and a plus but not required.

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Upraxis Global Limited

Established in 2012, uPraxis is on a mission to build innovative products for individuals, small to medium business and the world’s best and biggest organisations. Our focus and passion is on experimenting, prototyping and discovering innovative ways to solve business problems using advanced technology.
We are looking for motivated and enthusiastic people who enjoy the freedom to explore technologies that will deliver on our vision. Our office is located in Makati in the middle of the CBD, with all the food transport and food options near. So if you’re excited about a great team with a flat hierarchy, working on exciting innovating projects, then join us!

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