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Job Req ID:  3526

Job Title:  Software Engineer - Backend

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc., a global Fortune 1000 company and one of Forbes 2017 America’s Best Large Employers, is transforming the way we all do business.

From smart office technology and information management to cloud, mobility and IT services, we have a rich history of creating the products and services necessary to drive innovation and make work possible from anywhere at any time. Our award-winning products and solutions help companies around the world move information faster, improve quality and productivity, enhance security and facilitate the sharing of information. We are proud that our portfolio leads the industry while exceeding environmental standards.

At Konica Minolta, you'll work for an amazing technology company with growth opportunities, great benefits and talented, passionate co-workers.

Job Description


Konica Minolta currently has an exciting opportunity for a Backend Software Engineer!


The Backend Software Engineer position is responsible for maintaining, enhancing, and growing applications developed by Konica Minolta's Solutions Engineering Center (SEC). Qualified candidates should have experience working with the latest versions of JavaScript (ES2015+), AWS Lambda functions, object-oriented PHP, and relational database design and maintenance. In addition to a strong technical background, the ideal candidate should show the ability to think critically, gather information, and problem solve in a team environment. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to join a team that takes Agile development seriously. As a member of a small team, the successful candidate will be able to play an important role in the evolution of the Konica Minolta MarketPlace while working with the latest technologies.

Job Responsibilities
  • Work in a small development team to complete assigned tasks by the specified deadline using the Agile development methodology
  • Create specification documents for new features
  • Design, code, and deploy new Lambda functions written in Node.js using the Serverless framework
  • Manage synchronization of data between the primary relational database and the DynamoDB tables utilized by Lambda functions
  • Analyze, diagnose, and implement fixes for reported backend issues
  • Design and implement new APIs used internally and by third-party systems
  • Perform maintenance tasks on the primary relational database, such as performance tuning, query optimization, and backup configuration
  • Design database schemas required to implement new features
Job Requirements


What we expect to see:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related degree concentration & 10+ years of proven experience as a backend developer
  • 5+ years of proven experience working on large scale relational databases, specifically Microsoft SQL Server or PostgreSQL
  • Expert-level knowledge in modern JavaScript (ES2015+), Node.js, and object-oriented PHP (version 7)
  • Expert-level knowledge of SQL, including stored procedures, functions, triggers, views, constraints, and optimization techniques
  • Experience with Git or similar distributed version control systems
  • Experience with AWS services, especially Lambda and DynamoDB
  • Proficient on Linux/Unix operating systems from a terminal
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Self-motivating and self-learning


What we like to see:

  • Personal or Professional experience with Docker
  • Personal or Professional experience in Python and Go
  • Proficient with various web browsers (Chrome, Firefox, Edge, Safari)
  • Experience developing for multiple browsers and devices
  • Open source code you are proud of

Konica Minolta Offers:  

  • Outstanding benefits package (including medical, dental, vision, life insurance)
  • 401(k) plan with matching company contribution
  • Generous holiday and paid time off schedules
  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • Employee Referral Bonus Program
  • Ongoing professional development training
  • Visible, exciting work supporting sales of cutting edge technology and workflow solutions.


Join Konica Minolta and help drive innovation as we transform the Workplace of the Future.™


Konica Minolta is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, pregnancy, age, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender identity, disability, alienage or citizenship status, marital status or partnership status, genetic information, veteran status or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.