Back End Engineer

Waltham, MA
Full Time
TRUX is looking for a Back End Engineer to help us expand and improve our back end systems. The ideal candidate loves to tackle tough problems, is constantly searching for elegant solutions, and strives for excellence.

What you’ll do:
Build RESTful APIs that enable our Web and Mobile developers to create compelling new experiences for users
Write Java code to build new features, applications, and services as we continue to expand our product offering
Write professional, performant, high-quality code that will support a rapidly scaling business
Collaborate with the Product team to understand our users and their needs
Evolve our back-end infrastructure over time to introduce and use the latest and greatest new technologies
Ask questions and think deeply about building solutions that support both our short-term and long-term goals

What you bring:
BS degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
Solid software engineering and computer science fundamentals (data structures, algorithms, Object Oriented design, design patterns, etc.)
Proficiency in Java and SQL
Strong analytical skills, with excellent problem solving abilities
Strong verbal and written communication skills
3+ years professional experience in the full software development life cycle
Experience working with REST-based APIs

No relocation available at this time - local candidates only! No agency submissions accepted at this time.
TRUX, Inc. ( is a tech company building solutions used by some of the world’s largest heavy construction companies to find, dispatch, track, manage, and understand the resources that drive their day-to-day operations. We are creating the first true community of resources for dump truck drivers.

We're unleashing the power of mobile technology on the construction industry by building integrated, data-driven solutions to problems that construction companies face every day.

We’re a fast-moving tech startup innovating in an old-fashioned space ripe for disruption. The opportunity is huge and we’re grabbing it with both hands! We’re well funded but still early so there are great opportunities for new Truxers to make a big impact as we grow.