Senior Backend Engineer (Core Telecom/Networking, Java/Kotlin/Kubernetes)

Remote (United States) +1

Published DescriptionOn behalf of our client in Vancouver, BC, Ignite Technical Resources is looking for a Senior Backend Engineer (Java/Kotlin/Kubernetes) for a permanent full-time positionThis position is a 100% remote position for candidates that can work legally in US and/or Canada.


We are looking for an experienced Senior Developer, reporting directly to the CTO. The role will be responsible for working on the continuing the expansion of our platform which is revolutionizing the way enterprise’s use mobile networks. The candidate will have the opportunity to work with cutting edge technology stacks and industry leaders in the fields of mobile networking, cloud computing and software defined networking backed by a team of veteran engineers and architects.


  • Architect, design and implement key technologies into the product offering
  • Collaborate with the development team, ensuring that development guidelines and methodologies are followed and continuously improved
  • Work with product management, ensuring that the implementation is in accordance with the requirements and that the features meet expectations
  • Work with pre-sales, technical support, and customers, to ensure the focus on the features and functional offerings of our platform are being met


  • An advanced degree in Software Engineering or related discipline
  • 5+ years’ experience developing with back-end development with microservices or distributed systems
  • Advanced capabilities in back-end languages like Kotlin, Java, and Golang
  • 3+ years of enterprise software development experience, preferably including large scale telecommunications or B2B systems
  • Broad experience in Java Virtual Machine (JVM) and distributed systems
  • Experience using Linux, Kubernetes, and associated tools and technologies
  • Experience with agile development, automated testing, continuous delivery (CI/CD), and deployment automation
  • Good interpersonal skills, ability to communicate and work directly with customers


  • Experience with Kubernetes CNI and/or Endpoint Protection Platform is an asset
  • Previous experience working with telecom or Enterprise Private Network products is an asset

Due to the volume of resumes, only those candidates being considered will be contacted.

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