Full Stack JavaScript Developer

Stamford, Connecticut, United States   |   Full-Time   |   30+ days ago

Job Description

JobTarget is a leading company in the online job search and recruiting industry. Our team is comprised of experts in recruitment, ecommerce, and online job search. Our products are used by thousands of corporate recruiters and reach millions of job seekers. Our revenues are growing, and we are looking to expand our team. The company values work life balance, rewarding risk and creativity, and an open culture.

About the Position

We seek a Full Stack JavaScript Developer to join our Stamford, CT office. You, will be a key member of the Software Development team by solving complicated, challenging problems with code and delivering solutions that make a real difference to job seekers and teams.


  • Oversee the maintenance and development of critical backend systems.
  • Hands-on coding, unit-testing and maintenance of projects for the Engineering team, based on system specifications and Change Requests provided by the business team.
  • Perform regular code reviews and provide helpful, constructive feedback.
  • Oversee the automation of business and technical processes, trouble-shoot production issues and fix as needed, maintaining and improving deployed code as needed.
  • Work closely with the Product line Technical Leads and other software engineers to ensure that company coding standards, policies and IT procedures are observed as well as participate in the evaluation and selection of new strategies and technologies


  • At least 5 years of software development skills with experience building software developed in Javascript
  • Experience with AWS and other Cloud Service/Providers
  • Solid RDBMS and NoSQL database experience. Specifically SQL Server, MySQL and MongoDB.
  • Experience designing clean and maintainable RESTful JSON APIs
  • Ability to rapidly learn new software languages, frameworks and APIs quickly
  • Good knowledge of basic large-scale internet service architectures (even if you haven't worked on one)
  • Experience with common applications such as Apache, memcached, SSH, Git.
  • Sound knowledge of UNIX, DNS, TCP/IP network fundamentals
  • Familiarity with JavaScript including jQuery, NodeJS, AngularJS
  • Familiarity with cloud-based services and development (AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • Good verbal and written communications skills
  • Sharp and tenacious troubleshooting skills: you can fix anything!

JobTarget provides a high-energy growth environment, along with a competitive base salary and excellent benefits including PTO, medical, dental and 401(k) with match. Employees may also be eligible to participate in JobTarget's Equity Incentive Plan. Compensation commensurate with experience. JobTarget is an equal opportunity employer.