World renowned organization in search of a Senior Node.js backend Engineer to work in a team to connect a new GraphQL API to different front-end clients and external partners. Basically building API's with GraphQL and not consuming it on the front-end.
NOTE: Must be Green Card or US Citizen since we cannot sponsor at this time and must be on our W2 (sorry, no 1099 or Corp to Corp)
Work to build out a Middleware layer that will connect multiple internal and external systems together as data/state changes. We are working in an AWS Serverless architecture, so hands-on experience is required.
Expected to participate in standup calls and slack conversations during Eastern Time business hours. The engineer will participate in code reviews and collaborate with other engineers with varying levels of experience. Looking for an engineer with a natural inclination to testing and subscribes to TDD.
BS degree in Computer Science, a similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience.
7+ years experience as an engineer
Fluent with Node.js and GraphQL
Production level experience with AWS serverless technology API Gateway, Lambda, SQS, DynamoDB (or other NoSQL DBs)
A declarative infrastructure as code framework. We use CloudFormation (SAM) but other experience will do.
Clear communicator via Slack, Ticket comments, PRs, and verbally.
Experience making idempotent/declarative integrations with different APIs, REST, SOAP.
Nice to Haves:
Experience with Elasticsearch and/or Algolia.
Experience with React, Apollo
Experience with other languages, Perl, Ruby, Python, or Go.
Familiarity with Jira