Backend Engineer - Golang

  • Location:

    Houston, Texas

  • Sector:

    Software & Web Development

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  • Salary:

    health benefits on w2

  • Contact:

    Matthew Clark

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months c2h

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BACKEND ENGINEER - GOLANG | Houston, TX | Oil and Gas | 6 month contract to hire

Our client is in the Oil and Gas industry, looking to break up the traditional corporate IT mould. This team has their own autonomy, budget and culture! This team is looking to bring the HUMAN back into design, building from the ground floor. The individual best suited for this role will be a collaborative, open-minded, team player. This Backend Engineer should be willing to share their knowledge and open to learning from others.

Our client is looking for this position to be a vital part of the team - taking on their most demanding challenges. Their agile environment has a high degree of freedom, allowing for the team to provide the best products in an efficient way.


  • Experience Go development
    * One or more: Java, Python, C++, React, NodeJS
    * Experience of integrating with REST based services using JavaScript
    * Docker & Kubernetes
    * Microservices
    * Experience in test driven development & writing of unit tests
    * Experience of Git
    * Production Environment Build experience
    * Experience of Agile (Scrum & Kanban)
    * Cloud experience (Microsoft Azure and/or AWS)
    It would be good to have…
    * Setting up CI/CD pipeline
    * Experience in 'Infrastructure as code'
    * Mobile app development (IOS & Android, React Native)

BACKEND ENGINEER - GOLANG | Houston, TX | Oil and Gas | 6 month contract to hire

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