Danaher Corporation IT SW Engineer - Backend API in Kolkata, India
As a Backend API Engineer, you will be responsible for building API’s for multiple products. You are responsible for creating back-end services and APIs. You will be working with UI/UX design team to bridge the gap between graphic design and technical implementation. In addition to this, you will also work with front-end engineers to develop appropriate APIs that will work as the service layer. You have a good understanding of full SDLC process including design, development and deployment.
This position requires the candidate to be a strong team player, interact with product team, design team, front-end team and back-end team. Good communication and interpersonal skills are a must for this.
Work closely with the design and development team, taking UI/UX designs and integrating them into new and existing applications
Write API’s in Node JS and Java, deploy and run them in Lambda and Fargate (AWS)
Implement serverless technology architecture with AWS API Gateway, AWS Lambda
Work on NoSQL databases like DynamoDB
Working closely with ops team to create and automate CI/CD pipelines in Gitlab
Understand static code analysis, unit testing and test-driven development, security testing and automated test frameworks and load testing
Test and maintain application code and other application elements to ensure proper functionality, resource optimization, and effective security.
Optimize applications and APIs for maximum speed, scalability and accessibility
Stay up-to-date with emerging technologies
Collaborate with other team members ( Onsite and Offshore ) and stakeholders
Bachelor’s degree in the areas of Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, or equivalent field of study required.
5+ years of software engineering experience
Understanding of key design principles
Proficiency with React.js, Node.js, Java and Go
Experience with GraphQL and REST API development
Proficiency and experience with Object oriented programming
Hands-on experience with SQL and NoSQL databases
Good experience with AWS services – Lambda, API Gateway, Fargate, ECS, EKS, S3, Cloudfront, DynamoDB, RDS, Cognito, SQS, SES
Good understanding of SEO principles including web analytics
Good experience with Agile principles of software development
Experience with Git and CI/CD concepts
Experience with API Interface tools like Swagger and Postman
When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.