What is the role of a Back-end Developer?

As a Back-end Developer, you will be responsible for creating, coding, maintaining, and improving the server-side software and databases that together with front-end code provide a user-friendly experience. Other duties include researching industry trends, developing back-end processes and codes, and collaborating with other developers to design improved programs.


  • Resolve issues and find opportunities for improvement

  • Collect, and analyse data, systems, codes, and other elements

  • Establish goals and create more functional, unified codes in cooperation with front-end developers and other team members to improve the user experience

  • Gather information and relay it to the appropriate individuals, such as clients or management

  • Lead projects when necessary

  • Employ effective security measures and adhere to security standards

  • Automate systems to increase reliability and improve cycle time

  • Develop working web applications by writing clean code

  • Monitor industry developments and trends to generate ideas for new programmes, products, or features

Tech Stack

  • Java

  • Ruby

  • Python

  • PHP

  • AWS

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  • A degree in computer science or similar degree

  • Previous experience as a Back-end Developer or in a similar role

  • Have a problem-solving, testing-first attitude

  • Thorough knowledge on web development including designing, developing, and installing software

  • Great project and time management abilities

  • Knowledge of front-end programming languages (e.g., HTML, JavaScript, and CSS)

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Able to work well within a team and independently