Backend JavaScript Engineer - Senior / Lead

About Comjoo

At comjoo we work to extend the trusted platform, comjoodoc, for secure and high-quality medical team communication and collaboration. We leverage leading-edge, open, software components and agile development processes. The Senior Javascript Engineer brings technical leadership & expertise to the team. You have a passion for engineering high quality solutions.

Role Summary

The Backend Lead brings technical expertise and leadership to the backend team.

  • You lead the team in delivering high-quality code with speed.
  • You enjoy making yourself and your team better engineers.
  • You have experience using Node.js as a backend technology.
  • You have experience building high-quality, scalable, production JavaScript applications.
  • You enjoy explaining complex technical topics in a way that others can understand.
  • You are results-oriented and like to use data to showcase progress.

Key Responsibilities

  • Collaborate and plan with design, product, and other key stakeholders
  • Evaluate and document key architectural decisions
  • Balance engineering deliverables with next generation solutions
  • Provide coding and design expertise primarily in Node.js and related JavaScript libraries
  • Drive architectural decisions into production
  • Strong security chops
  • Contribute to efficient DevOps

Required Skills and Experience

  • Excellent communicator
  • Ability to thrive in a cross-functional team
  • 3+ years of Agile team leadership experience
  • 5+ years of hands on, software engineering experience
  • Solid JavaScript experience on a few projects… We primarily use React for frontend and node.js for backend.
  • Self-motivated and high-performing, with a love of both business and technology
  • Excited to evaluate and push new technology into production
  • Experience with continuous integration and continuous delivery pipelines
  • Degree in Computer Science, related technical field, or equivalent experience

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science or related technical field
  • Visible contributions to open source projects
  • Experience with CI/CD tooling
  • Experience developing and deploying cloud services
  • Knowledge in Domain Driven Design and Microservices Architectures

Sounds interesting? Just send us your informative application documents with details of the earliest possible starting date as well as a salary request.