Senior JavaScript Developer

Overpass LLC
Newark, NJ
Apr 06, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Job Description:

We are looking to hire in-house software engineers that have exceptional JavaScript skills. The ideal candidate has working experience with modular Javascript, can write pure JS code without depending on third-party libraries and is up to date with the latest JS advancements, e.g. ES6, Background Workers, Web Sockets, etc.

At Overpass, you'll be part of an amazing development team, focused on building a quality product. We are building a communications platform from the ground up. If you want to be challenged, work on the latest technologies and have a great time doing it, this is the place for you.

Skills & Requirements:

• Minimum 6 years working experience with complex JavaScript codebases

• Working experience with NodeJS

• Experience with Aurelia is a strong plus

• Exposure to build & process tools like Grunt, Gulp, Node, NPM, etc.

• Strong understanding of database development

• Exposure to NoSQL databases is a plus, particularly Couchbase

• Ability to create clean, sharp and responsive layouts from designs with HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript is a strong plus

Bonus Skills:

• Experience with VOIP technologies

• Experience with WebRTC


• Our culture and environment promotes personal and professional growth

• Work on the latest technologies, think Big Data, Machine Learning, etc.

• You'll work in a newly renovated and designed office space.

• We're based in Newark, NJ, a 25-minute commute from midtown or lower Manhattan

About Us

Overpass enables organizations to create and supervise campaigns for customer outreach. Companies can invite agents and start making calls in minutes. Right now our platform is in private beta and is being used and tested by a select group of customers.

Our team consists of successful developers, designers, and product people all working towards the same goal, enhance the way companies approach their communications. We're fortunate to have a team that has a wealth of experience in both business and consumer based products. We know what it takes to truly make a difference in this space and we're getting ready to show it to the world. We value work-life balance, career growth, and being at the forefront of technology, design and business. Each team member is unique and brings their own contributions to the table.

We're looking forward to our public beta launch and having you on the team with us.

Here are a couple things to consider:

• We offer a competitive salary

• You'll work in a newly renovated and designed office space

• Our kitchen is stocked with lots of free snacks and food

• Lounge area

• Casual & relaxed work environment

• Flexible vacation days

• We are a 5-minute walk from Newark Penn Station and a 25-minute commute from mid & lower Manhattan

• We give you access to Pluralsight and other resources

• You will be working with the latest technologies

• We'll provide you with awesome hardware

Job Type: Full-time


Company Description
What We Do:

Overpass is a Newark, New Jersey-based enterprise-grade communications company in its development stages. Our seasoned background and fresh perspective are the backbone of what we have created - a groundbreaking platform that will transform the way that businesses communicate with their consumers. We understand the ins and outs of today's engagement tactics and plan to refine and develop current communications practices. The end goal is to help our clients streamline their business functions and improve customer interactions from every angle, on any device. As we prepare to make our industry debut, we are looking to grow our team of designers, developers and operational professionals who will support and contribute to the Overpass vision of success.

Newark, NJ


Wed, 5 Apr 2017 17:12:28 PDT