Backend Developer – Node.js

May 4, 2022
Job opening - Backend developer Node.js

Startechup is looking for an experienced NodeJS Developer to design and implement functional software solutions and work with a team of software developers, the upper management, and clients to define software requirements and take the lead on operational and technical projects.

As a NodeJS developer, you should be able to work independently, with little supervision, and must have excellent organization and problem-solving skills. 

Ultimately, the  goal is to develop high-quality software that is aligned with user needs and business goals.


Key Responsibilities

  • Develop well-structured, scalable, and fault-tolerant Web APIs that are both well-documented and robust.
  • Collaborate with engineers, testers, designers, and product owners to create top-notch products.
  • Proactively detect and talk about any potential problems in the system at any one moment.
  • Make suggestions for how to improve the current code base.

Technical Requirements

  • At least 4 years of software development experience, with at least 2 years of recent experience using Node.js
  • Strong proficiency with JavaScript or TypeScript
  • Understands the basics of the web, such as the HTTP protocol, TSL/SSL, basic security best practices, performance, and optimization.
  • Being comfortable using databases like MongoDB, Postgres, MySQL, Redis
  • Experience in Nest.js, AWS, Git workflows, CI/CD pipelines, and automated tests is a plus as well

Must and/or Nice to have

  • Ability to work with a remote team while maintaining constant contact
  • Participate in the whole SAAS product development process.
  • Define and communicate technical details for the frontend team
  • Be willing to mentor and guide other team members
  • Perform research to keep up with new technologies, trends, and best practices
  • Experience working in Agile development environment
  • BSc/BA in Computer Science or a related degree
  • Good English communication skills

The Perks

Our team members are extremely important to us. Here are the perks you will enjoy joining our team:

  • Great compensation based on expertise
  • Work wherever you want
  • Comfortable Hybrid-office for meeting face to face and organizing team events
  • Standard 5 days of work –  Monday to Friday
  • Flexible working schedule
  • Flat management style with good top management
  • Gain experience on latest technologies
  • HMO on day 1 with one dependent
  • Awesome learning opportunities working with European managers and international clients.
  • Work from Home
  • 35k Signing bonus