NodeJS Backend Developer

Employer
Xavient Information Systems
Location
Philadelphia, PA
Posted
Apr 03, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe


Job Description

Responsibilities:

• Design and develop use cases in support of the technical requirements. Transforms technical requirements into architectures.

• Design and develop critical production grade sub components of a new cloud-based platform primarily written in JavaScript/Node.js and graph database.

• Works closely with development, integration and test teams to ensure product quality. Prepares deliverables for trial and market readiness.

• Supports operations by providing deployment and sustained engineering support for all responsible systems and technologies. Diagnoses and resolves escalated field issues.

• Thrive in a dynamic agile development process with bi-weekly releases.

• Participate in design and code reviews.

• Write design documents and present them to the team.

• Work under the technical direction of our lead engineer (who is based in California).

• Be passionate for well-designed, modular highly maintainable code

• Be a key member of a top-notch engineering team and incorporate and integrate all the best innovations and ideas.

• Document and/or review API specifications, etc.

• Stay abreast of industry best practices and contribute ideas for design improvements and new components.

• Participate mentoring of new and/or existing team members.



Qualifications:

• Experience with developing production grade scalable backend Web services/API.

• Experience designing solutions and leading collaborative design discussions.

• Solid understanding of object-oriented & concurrency concepts and language.

• Solid understanding of computer architecture and computer science fundamentals.

• Independent, organized, and able to work on fast-paced projects at the same time.

• Ability to communicate technical concepts clearly and effectively.

Experience:

7-10+ years of production grade development experience.

• Experience designing solutions and leading collaborative design discussions.

• Required extensive experience with JavaScript/node.js JSON.

• Familiarity with JavaScript frameworks.

• Familiarity with neo4j graph database and Cypher query language is a plus.

• Familiarity with source code repos such as GIT.

• Experience building REST/HTTP APIs using a framework.

• Experience consuming API/web-based services.

• Working knowledge with UNIX/Linux operation systems.

• Strong object oriented programming ability; bonus if it's Java.

• Experience with additional scripting languages like Bash, Python and/or Ruby, a plus.

• Experience with NoSQL technologies is also a plus.

BA/BS degree or higher in Computer Science or related field required

Company Description
Xavient Information Systems Inc. is a global IT engineering company. Working together with such partners as Oracle and Microsoft, Xavient is able to provide comprehensive solutions to customers with a commitment to industry standards and proven technologies in development and support. Strengths include Datawarehousing Middleware, Java, Microsoft Technologies, ERP, TQA, etc. Xavient offers IT Services and innovative practices that enable business process improvement. We provide world-class software solutions to both Fortune 500 companies and smaller companies that need to better leverage their technology investments.


Philadelphia, PA

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