Full Stack JavaScript Engineer

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.

DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for a Full Stack JavaScript Engineer for our Philadelphia, PA office to make the team even stronger.

We are offering a great opening for candidates with extensive production experience providing solutions based on JavaScript in front-end and back-end (JavaScript + Node.js).

You will be working hand-in-hand with a veteran team of agile developers that is creating exciting new features for our customers. The role is a combination of technical leader and individual contributor who has production experience delivering front-end and back-end software at scale.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with other senior application specialists in the organization to create an atmosphere of group contribution in addition to individual execution that makes the organization more efficient and knowledgeable;
  • Communicate with internal and external business partners to qualify technical requirements;
  • Know the process of software development well enough to mentor and guide others when necessary;
  • Reuse existing software development practices where possible for productivity but also introduce new trending industry practices and tools where appropriate;
  • Design robust solutions to hard problems that also take into account scale, security, reliability, and cost;
  • Contribute new software or modify existing software to meet projects and program goals;
  • Lead small teams of other developers on focused technical projects when necessary;
  • Deliver needed project functionality for specific deliverables but deliver in such a way that the value is useful to the organization in the long term.

Requirements

  • Experience in many languages, technologies, platforms, and frameworks;
  • Expert in JavaScript; extensive production experience providing solutions based on JavaScript in front-end and back-end; familiar with ES6, ES7;
  • Node.js background; extensive production experience providing back-end solutions with Node.js in self-hosted and cloud-hosted environments;
  • AngularJS; multiple deployed applications using AngularJS technologies including Angular 2.0;
  • RESTful API's; background with public RESTful interfaces;
  • Security; understanding of the tenets of protecting client data in motion and at rest as well as different techniques for authenticating and authorizing clients / consumers of service data;
  • GIT; primary product development with GIT based source control solutions (GitHub, GitLab, etc.);
  • NoSQL (MongoDB), Experience in Test Automation Tools: Mocha, Jasmine, Cucumber;
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Software engineering, or at least six + years of solid, diverse work experience in internal or external software product development.