Full-Stack Software Engineer (React/Node)

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Company

This startup 'digitizes' physical retail spaces to create more relevant consumer experiences and optimize sales for retailers. Their platform is purpose-built to answer the radical and permanent shift in consumer behavior by using real-time data and conditions to deliver localized, timely, and meaningful messages directly to customers on-site in physical retail locations. They have a unique approach to marketing automation in a retail environment takes advantage of digital best practices and tools: creating speed, convenience, and relevance. They merge all of the functionality of classic digital display networks (scheduling, tracking, device management, reporting) with the additional and unique capability of reacting to a broad variety of data, in real time. The company is a fast growing start-up, founded in 2014 and their underlying technology has been used at 1500+ restaurants. While the company is headquartered in San Diego, they operate a distributed, remote team, work asynchronously and trust one another to accomplish goals. Their founders have 20+ years of designing software for retail, we are backed by top investors, and advised by industry veterans.

Job Description

About the role: Our client is growing quickly and is currently seeking a Full-Stack Software Engineer (React.js, Node.js) to help extend and enhance their internal and customer-facing responsive web applications, APIs, and back-end processes. This is a full-stack position, so one day you could be adding a new component to a website, the next adding a new API route, then finally updating our data warehouse to capture your new data points. You must be comfortable working both ways. What You’ll Do: • Contribute to all aspects of the services and applications under the team’s ownership, which includes design, implementation, unit testing, refactoring, deployment, uptime, and performance of the services. • Improve internal team processes by keeping what's working, throwing away what's not. • Collaborate on the vision of the services and applications under the team's ownership. • Understand differences between multiple delivery platforms, such as mobile vs. desktop, and optimizing output to match the specific platform. • Understand user authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments. • Build technology the right way; for us, this means simple, well-tested services and tools that gradually grow over time, and that provide plenty of insight into production usage and performance. • Help other team members grow as engineers through code review, pairing, and mentoring. • Create unit and acceptance tests, in collaboration with the Quality Assurance team. What You’ll Need: • 3 - 5 years developing websites, APIs, or back-end services using Node.js / JavaScript. • 2 - 3 years developing a front-end SPA made with React and Redux. • 1 - 2 years developing code that is deployed to AWS, in any capacity. • 1 - 2 years writing code in a true CI / CD process, using any available CI tool (Jenkins, Travis, Circle, etc.) • 1 - 2 years writing unit tests for both Node and React, preferably using Jest. • Experience with the entire development lifecycle, from design through implementation and deploying through maintaining. • Proven ability to carry a feature from start to finish; including prototypes, design specifications, constructive coding, unit testing, and bug fixing. • Good diagnostic, analytical, design and communication skills. • Ability to craft simple and elegant solutions to complex problems. • Experience with Agile development processes (Scrum, Kanban). • Ability to work in a remote environment. ** Please note that for this position it's highly important that you can communicate well in english, both written and spoken. ** Bonus Skills: • Experience with Serverless Frameworks and AWS Lambda. • Experience with Material Design and Material UI component library. • Experience with data warehousing solutions, such as Snowflake or Redshift. • Experience with NoSQL databases, such as AWS DynamoDB or MongoDB. • Experience with relational databases, such as SQL Server or Oracle. • Experience with caching solutions, such as Redis or Memcached. • Experience with event-based queueing architectures, such as AWS SQS, AWS SNS, or MSMQ. • Experience taking complicated UX/UI designs and breaking them down into their respective components.

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Only candidates from United States, Canada, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Uruguay

Intermediate or advanced spoken English is required for ALL opportunities. If you can't speak English yet, please keep practicing and apply in the future.

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