3+ years experience working on backend stack
Expertise required in:
- Django / Python
- Apache / Nginx, etc.
- Building high-performance restful http APIs
- MySQL / PostgreSQL
- NoSQL (any)
Should have worked on:
- Large databases (preferably billion+ rows)
- Scaling/partitioning databases
- Schema changes for large databases
- Handling millions of API calls daily
- Handling millions of page views daily
- Performance optimization
- Setup of CDN, DNS, etc.
- System monitoring/analysis