Node.js Developer


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Node.js Developer

Employment Type: 
Contract to Hire
Boca Raton
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Node.js Developer # 1122

Position Summary:

We are seeking a creative and talented engineer to provide technical expertise in software design and development. The successful candidate will have a proven track record for creating efficient, scalable, and manageable enterprise-level systems using open source technologies (Node.js, MySQL, MongoDB, Linux) hosted on AWS. You will be expected to be self-driven, think outside the box, and open to working in a fast paced startup environment with tight deadlines.

Experience and Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 4+ years experience building large-scale server applications using a micro service based architecture
  • 4+ years experience working on high volume websites
  • A deep, abiding love for building scalable, high performance systems

Technology Skills and Strengths:

  • Strong proficiency with Node.js
  • HTML5, CSS3
  • Web Services (SOAP and/or REST)
  • Cloud Development(AWS or similar)
  • Mongo DB, MySql DB
  • Docker
  • Microservices
  • Continuous Integration tools
  • Agile methodologies
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git
  • Creating database schemas that represent and support business processes
  • Expert-level understanding of the systems development life cycle
  • Experience with caching high traffic sites and microservices
  • Angular JS a plus
  • Highly adept at innovating and thinking beyond established standards and processes
  • Demonstrated organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Flexible team player
  • Ability to manage tasks independently without close supervision and take ownership of responsibilities
  • Expert-level ability to communicate highly complex technical information clearly and articulately at all levels and audiences
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment
  • Comfortable with a fast paced start up environment and tight deadlines

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Build out features across the entire development stack
  • Drive new features as well as maintain existing code
  • Understand the business well enough to align your development with company goals
  • Create and share dev best practices and standards. Always be learning
  • Collaborate on the design of new build outs and write tests to maximize efficiency
  • Perform code reviews to ensure best practices are being employed

Company Details:

Ranger Technical Resources is an information technology firm based in Ft. Lauderdale that has been providing IT solutions to South Florida customers since 1996.  We are a unique firm in that we have 2 groups that support both our client’s needs for individual IT professionals (contract or direct hire) and technology implementation services.

Job Type: Contract to Hire

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

Experience: 4+ years


Phone: 954-527-0090

Job Reference #: 1122

Location: Boca Raton, FL