Backend Services Developer

  • Company: Robert Half
  • Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Posted: September 23, 2017
  • Reference ID: 03500-9500777946

BACKEND SERVICES - Our client is looking for a Senior Developer to join their Application Development team.  As a member of the Application Development team, you will be responsible for accelerating software development and testing utilizing Node.js and other frameworks for on-premises and cloud solutions.  We are looking for an individual with experience designing and deploying enterprise applications utilizing cloud PaaS services such as Heroku or Cloud Foundry.  The ideal individual for this position will be a subject matter expert in setup and configuration of built-for-deployment applications which can drive both technical design and development processes for delivering solutions in the cloud.   MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:   Develop applications utilizing Node.js Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications Write unit tests utilizing TDD for back and front-end services Implement automated testing platforms and unit tests Implementation of security and data protection Setup and delivery of application development environments for continuous deployments Setup and configuration of Heroku environment; optimizing and scaling based on application resource demands. Integrating with Salesforce Sales, Service and Marketing Cloud utilizing services such as Heroku Connect and      Kafka.   Deliver solutions in an Agile - Scrum project methodology Drive technical design ensuring adherence to defined software development methodologies, including logical      and physical design.   Set procedures and best practices for Application Development team for delivering built-for-deployment applications in the cloud As project needs vary may also develop/customize on-premises web-based applications with frameworks such as Kendo and Angular Collaborate with analysts, designers, and system owners in the testing of new software programs and           applications   EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:   Bachelor's Degree or 4 years equivalent experience 5+ years of application development utilizing Node.js frameworks Experience with .NET application frameworks a plus Skills:   Strong proficiency with JavaScript and Node.js frameworks such as Express Strong understanding of web services and SOA related standards like REST/OAuth/JSON Ability to operate effectively both independently as well and within a team using Agile methodology Understanding fundamental design principles behind a scalable application Understanding differences between multiple delivery platforms, such as mobile vs. desktop, and optimizing output to match the specific platform. Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git Experience delivering applications in PaaS environment Able to recommend and enforce industry best practices and patterns Strong proficiency with data modeling Strong understanding of object oriented programming Able to mentor and work with junior-level developers Must be well organized Team oriented

If you or a colleague is interested in this position, please contact Hannah May at 405.236.0202 or for more information. Please no C2C. Thanks!

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