Back-end / Full Stack Developer

Location: Australia
Reference: 2627366
Salary: Annual
Contact: John McHaffie
We are looking for a Full Stack / Node JS developer to join a tech startup that exists to build beautiful products that make people’s lives better.
  
Some who is passionate about creating products that feel beautiful to use. Someone who obsesses over the detail and loves clean, organised, well tested code.
  
You’ll fit into a founding team which includes Product Managers, UX, UI, Tech Lead, Data Engineer, Finance, Operations Manager and CEO. You’re the only JS Specialist in the house, so you’ll take the lead when it comes all things Node and React.
  

What we are looking for:
  
  • Communicate effectively and be able to work with an in-house and offshore team.
  • Collaborate with product manager, product designer and the development team.
  • Monitor and ensure high quality of code.
  • Take ownership of MongoDB.
  • Take responsibility for the performance and reliability of the front-end.
  • Cross browser / platform testing.
  • Writing unit tests (and making sure they pass).
  • Integrate with in-house and 3rd party APIs.
  • Drive the front-end development with best practice.
  • Ensure optimal utilization of web standards, tools and scripts.
  • Actively work to expand your own and the rest of the team's understanding
  • technologies.
  • Participate in sprint planning sessions, daily standups and retrospectives – yes, we run an Agile process.
  
  
What skills will you need:
  
  • In depth knowledge of Node.js and Javascript is a must (React a major plus)
  • MongoDB
  • Enjoy writing tests
  • Be comfortable working with Git and pull requests
  • iOS and Android development are a plus (but we’re developing in React Native)
  • Bonus points for Python
If this looks like you please hit the apply button!