clients Fize

Backend Developer



Job Type



3 to 6 years



Skill Set


Backend Developer

Why you should join Fize

💵 Venture capital-backed hyper growth company

🏡 🖥️ Remote friendly work culture 

🚀 Rapid career advancement with opportunities to learn

💰 Competitive salary and Performance bonus

🏖 Paid time off, Flexi-hour policy & Wellness benefits 

About the role

  • You'll write, test, and deploy backend code in Node.js, Javascript and Protobuf
  • You’ll manage and monitor our ECS and Lambda based AWS infrastructure
  • You’ll build reports and alarm triggers off of querying our Mysql and DynamoDB databases
  • You’ll collaborate with our hardworking and nimble team through standups, company presentations, slack discussions, pull Requests, and post-mortems
  • You’ll adhere to and improve upon our agile process through weekly meetings, requirement documents, and sprint retrospectives
  • You will work on both the 0 to 1 stage and the 1 to 10 stage of problems

Ideal candidate

  • You’ve been building and scaling backends for 4+ years
  • You have experience with an Object Oriented languages and in thread management
  • You have extensive experience with SQL databases, constructing
  • You can lead technical architecture discussions and help drive technical decisions
  • You write understandable, testable code with an eye towards maintainability
  • You feel comfortable learning new APIs studying documentation and example implementations
  • You possess strong computer science fundamentals: data structures, algorithms, programming languages, distributed systems, and information retrieval
  • You have strong communication skills, a positive attitude, and empathy
  • You have self-awareness and a desire to continually improve

Bonus Points

  • Puppeteer
  • Web content Scraping/API Scraping
  • AWS Knowledge - Lambda, DynamoDB, S3, API Gateway, Cloudwatch
  • Finance/insurance sector domain knowledge
  • Experience with infrastructure as code tools such as Terraform or CloudFormation
  • Experience with Python

About Fize

Fize brings together everything that’s required to build websites and apps that require personal insurance data. Fize’s products enable businesses to request insurance data over a reliable, secure network while utilizing their ready-to-use code snippets for fast integrations. They also help companies beat fraud, retrieve documents, verify personal information, maintain compliance, manage business spending, and much more.

Fize received funding of $1.9M in a Series 1 round.


Cory Barnes, Co-founder

Cory is a co-founder at Fize. He has co-founded other companies like Bounder, CCR Mortgage Relief LLC, and CB Authentics.