Job Description :
Position: NodeJS Developer

Location: Northbrook, IL

Hire Type: CWR

Required Skills:


Create node.js applications for RESTful APIs in support of specific deliverables
Use the best of object-oriented and functional language techniques when building APIs/logic
Design robust solutions to hard problems that consider scale, security, reliability, and cost
Leverage the latest technologies when building out APIs such as NoSQL databases, serverless (AWS Lambda, Azure Functions) and established software and design patterns
Ensure code and design quality through the execution of test plans
Develop coding standards, methodology, and repeatable processes
Strong attention to detail and understanding of the latest technologies and patterns to provide leadership perspective on front and backend technologies and their overall impact
Work closely with internal and external business and technical counterparts
Provide technical leadership at a project level
Mentor and teach associate or junior developers


Basic Qualifications




3+ years of experience building REST based APIs, preferably with Node.js
1+ years of experience with deploying Node.js based solutions into production

3+ years of experience with functional and unit testing based frameworks (Jasmine, Mocha, Cucumber, etc)
3+ years of experience with relational databases and/or NoSQL databases (DynamoDB, Redis, CosmosDB, Mongo, S3, etc)






Preferred Skills:











Experience working as a full-stack developer switching seamlessly between server-side and front-end code
Node-based module loaders and task runners (Webpack, Gulp or Grunt), creating npm modules, Yeoman generators
Experience with compile to JavaScript languages like TypeScript and/or CoffeeScript
Experience in CI/CD tools (Jenkins, Bamboo, VSTS, etc)
Experience using Agile/Scrum process to develop software systems
Experience with authentication (OAuth2, OpenID Connect, etc) and authorization of APIs and security best practices such as validation, etc
Web development experience with Angular or React is a huge plus
Experience with cloud based API Management / Gateway offerings (AWS API Gateway, Azure API Gateway, Tyk, Apigee, Tibco, Mashery)
Experience with AWS or Azure a plus
Experience designing application architectures, creating project estimates, defining scope requirements, and structuring projects