Platform Developer

Stamford , Connecticut | Full-Time | Jul 3, 2023
Computer Software
Job Function
Employment Type
Experience Level
3-5 Years

Job Description

JobTarget is a leading company in the online job search and recruiting industry. Our team is comprised of experts in recruitment, e-commerce, 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 Role
The company values work-life balance, rewarding risk and creativity, and an open culture. You, as our Platform Developer, 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.


  • 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
  • Oversee the automation of business and technical processes, and troubleshoot production issues. 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


  • 5-7 years of experience 
  • Solid software development skills with experience building software developed in (at least one) .NET/C#, Node.JS, Python.
  • Thorough knowledge of HTML 5, CSS 3, ES6 JavaScript.
  • Experience designing clean and maintainable RESTful APIs.
  • Solid RDBMS and NoSQL database experience. Specifically MS SQL Server, MySQL, and MongoDB.
  • Familiarity with JavaScript Frontend frameworks (React.js, Vue).
  • Familiarity with JavaScript Backend frameworks (Express, Nest.js)
  • Knowledge of AWS Cloud Services (S3, Lambda, API Gateway, DynamoDB), a plus.
  • Good knowledge of basic large-scale internet service architectures (such as load balancing, LAMP, CDN's, MEAN, and Queues), even if you haven't worked on one.
  • Experience with common applications such as Apache, Redis, Git, and Docker.
  • Sound knowledge of UNIX, DNS, TCP/IP network fundamentals
  • Ability to learn new software languages, frameworks, and APIs quickly
  • Good verbal and written communications skills
  • Sharp and tenacious troubleshooting skills

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.