Senior Backend Developer - Node.JS

Boston Link

Our client is on the hunt for a Senior Backend Developer to join their existing R&D team in a permanent position

  • Must be proficient in Docker and Kunbernetes
  • Must have strong experience in data migrations
  • At least 5 years experience working on Node.JS
The ideal candidate should be a senior level backend developer and will be dedicated to developing clean and modern using Node.JS framework. You will also assist the rest of the backend team in determining API and database structure, and in looking for inconsistencies and security holes in the APIs.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Developing high quality, efficient code to meet business needs
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of our online applications
  • Ability to create clean, well-documented and efficient code
  • Influence technical decisions and improve development processes and infrastructure
  • Researching and proposing appropriate new technologies to meet business challenges
  • Coordinate with co-developers and other team members
Skills:
  • Node.JS 5+ years expertise
  • Strong Typescript knowledge
  • Security and data migration
  • Solid Database knowledge (Mongo DB and Postgres)
  • API production (and consumption)
  • API documentation skills (Yaml/Swagger)
  • Jira or Trello project tool experience
  • Solid experience using Git/GitHub and related workflows in a distributed team environment
  • Strong analysis and troubleshooting skills
  • Familiarity with Agile development practices
Nice to have:
  • React JS
  • React Native
  • jQuery