Job Openings NodeJS Developer

About the job NodeJS Developer

Position Summary:

Under general supervision of the Engineering Manager, the Software Engineer is a back-end engineer who performs work assignments in one or more of the following areas: providing technical guidance and direction to other staff members; participating in project planning and requirements definition; system/application design, system/application development, unit testing, support during QA and User Acceptance Testing, implementation and integration; customer support for and technical expertise in end-user decision support software tools and end-user computing technology; conducting all activities in accordance with standards and procedures.

Primary Accountabilities:

Technical (90%)

  • Active participation in agile (scrum) development team
  • Participation in backlog refinement and sprint planning sessions; Task definition and estimation from epics /user stories
  • Design and modification of new and existing features, implementation, unit testing, and support of quality assurance and customer testing
  • Participation in code reviews
  • Ability to identify bottlenecks and recommend or implement performance optimizations 

Operational (10%)

  • Compliance with established management procedures, company and department standards & best practices
  • Adherence to documented security, and confidentiality

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Information Systems and/or related work experience (open source web services development)
  • 5+ years of JavaScript development experience
  • 3+ years of cloud computing (AWS, Azure) and open source technologies experience (Nginx, Linux, Jenkins,

    Celery, Redis)

  • 3+ years experience with AWS managed services like DynamoDB, SQS, SNS, Lambda, ECS
  • Strong object-oriented design and programming skills
  • Experience in developing RESTful web services

  • Experience writing unit and functional tests
  • Experience with SQL, database programming and use of ORMs
  • Experience with NoSQL database programming
  • Familiarity using GitHub, Jira

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with OAuth authentication flows, JWT is a plus
  • Knowledge of SAAS, PAAS and IAAS technologies and SOA concepts
  • Experience with ecommerce products

      

Individual Competencies:

Integrity: Gains the trust of others by taking responsibility for own actions and telling the truth.
Teamwork: Builds relationships and works cooperatively with others, inside and outside the organization, to accomplish objectives to build and maintain mutually-beneficial partnerships, leverage information and achieve results.
Adaptable: Responds to change with a willingness to learn new ways to accomplish work objectives with a positive attitude.
Innovative: Ability to develop, sponsor, or support the introduction of new and improved methods, products, procedures or technologies.
Curious: A desire to inquire and learn, to seek new knowledge and wisdom, and to listen to the contributions of others with a genuine interest to better self, the team, and the organization.
Analytical and Critical Thinking: Ability to tackle a problem by using a logical, systematic, sequential approach.

Problem Solving: Gathers and analyzes information to generate and evaluate potential solutions to problems, issues and challenges while weighing the accuracy and relevance of the facts, data and information.