Kelly Services Backend Developer in Hiawatha, Iowa

Position : Backend Developer

Location : Hiawatha, IA 52233

Duration : 6 + Months

Pay : $50 - 60/hr

We are looking for a full-stack engineer with a back-end focus to be a part of our team working on user experiences for our customers. We enjoy leveraging experimentation to make data-driven decisions about how to best help our customers. By combining personalization, machine learning, and cutting-edge software technology we are building services that will solve the problems.

The development stack spans API services (GoLang) & devops (Kubernetes and Docker) along with cloud computing platforms like AWS and GCP. The ideal candidate will be passionate about learning and growing with new technologies and opportunities.


Write great code and create unit and integration tests that prove it.

Participate in ensuring a high quality and performant system that engages and delights customers.

Participate in planning, architectural discussion, implementation, and maintenance of Back End services enabling personalized interactions with customers.

Perform code reviews and participate in defining and supporting coding best practices.

Write, edit and improve technical documentation.


Strong understanding of the fundamentals of core back-end technologies: C++, GoLang, or Java; REST APIs; and distributed architectures.

Strong understanding of git and git-based workflows. Experience working with highly agile development teams. Experience creating RESTful APIs to power web applications. Experience with other technologies such as GraphQL or WebSockets a plus. Any experience with devops and understand systems like docker, AWS, GCP, OpenStack, Artifactory or Kubernetes is a PLUS

Additional KEY Details:

• Tech stack GoLang, Docker Containers, AWS, Google Cloud

• Building mostly RESTful APIs in that stack

• Retiring a bunch of legacy services next year, so replacing them

• This is extra help to do that.

Why Kelly ® ?

With Kelly, you’ll have direct connections to leading IT organizations in the best companies around

the globe—offering you the chance to work on some of today’s most intriguing, innovative and high-

visibility projects. In a field where change is the only constant, our connections and opportunities

will help you take your career exactly where you want to go. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™

companies, and more than 3,000 IT hiring managers turn to us each year to access the best talent:

people like you.

Last year we found 8,000 opportunities for IT professionals. Let us help advance your career


AboutKelly Services ®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,

Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.