Fullstack Javascript Developer - Microservices, React, Social APIs

SocialNewsDesk · Jan 8th 2018

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We're looking for a person with the right blend of experience in both front-end and back-end development, a love for coding and learning, and the ability to work in a fully-remote environment.  A high-energy person and strong communicator who can join an expert team and work remotely with limited direction.  

The Work:

  • Expand and evolve our social media dashboard and analytics platform used by thousands of broadcasters worldwide

  • Write code that consumes social media APIs (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc)

  • Expand our automation offering through data science and artificial intelligence techniques

  • Work with massive amounts of social data to provide customers with actionable insights

  • Build and improve on our cloud-based microservices architecture

  • Collaborate with small (but growing) internal team as well as project-based consulting team

The Environment:

  • 100% remote team

  • Platform based on MEAN stack (evolving to ReactJs) with a microservices backend

  • Mobile apps built w/ React Native

  • Cloud-based hosted infrastructure (AWS, Heroku, Compose.io, etc)

  • Slack, Hangouts and other online collaboration tools

The Perks:

  • 100% remote work

  • Competitive pay

  • Comprehensive health, wellness and career benefits package

  • Trust, autonomy, empowerment

This is just scratching the surface -- we're a fun team of people who love what we do!  If this sounds good so far then reach out and we'll share the details.

Skills & Requirements

We're looking for someone who can comfortably work on whole features/stories independently, covering both front-end and back-end concerns.  One day you might take a provided design (or coded HTML/CSS) and turn it into a working part of the Angular app and the next day you might add endpoints to the Node-based REST API to support the new functionality.

Required skills/experience:

  • Strong understanding of modern JavaScript and NodeJs concepts

  • 3+ years web app development experience

  • 2+ years of NodeJs and Javascript (including a solid grasp of ES6)

  • 1+ year of AngularJs / React or other SPA experience

  • Document/NoSQL database experience (MongoDB preferred)

  • HTML, CSS, SASS/LESS, Babel

  • Fluency in Git, GitHub and source code management concepts

Bonus skills/experience:

  • Social Media APIs (Facebook, Twitter, etc)

  • Redis and/or ElasticSearch

  • Microservices architecture (especially RabbitMQ)

  • React and React-Native experience

  • Previous contract and remote work experience

Working Remote:

  • This is a 100% remote position, communication and self-direction are incredibly important

  • You'll need a dedicated workspace (with a door)

  • You must have a reliable high-speed internet connection (collaboration requires bandwidth)

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