Tech Lead/Senior Software Engineer

Stamford, Connecticut | Jun 10, 2024
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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. 


The company values work-life balance, rewarding risk and creativity, and an open culture. Tech Lead/Senior Software Engineer 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. 


  • Guide team development efforts towards successful project delivery. 
  • Provide technical leadership to teammates through coaching and mentorship. 
  • Maintain high standards of software quality within the team by establishing good coding practices.
  • Oversee the automation of business and technical processes, troubleshoot, and resolve production issues, and maintain and enhance deployed code as necessary.
  • Collaborate closely with Product Line Technical Leads and other software engineers to ensure adherence to company coding standards, policies, and IT procedures.
  • Participate in the evaluation and selection of new strategies and technologies. 


  •        5+ years of experience building software using Node.js, Express, React, Typescript and NextJS.
  •         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.
  •         Familiarity with JavaScript Backend frameworks.
  •         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, CDN's, MEAN, and Queues), even if you haven't worked on one.
  •         Experience with common applications such as Apache, Redis, Git, and Docker.
  •         Ability to learn new software languages, frameworks, and APIs quickly.
  •         Good verbal and written communication skills
  •         Sharp and tenacious troubleshooting skills



JobTarget provides a high-energy growth environment, along with excellent benefits including PTO, medical, dental, and 401(k) with a match. Annual base pay range: $120,000.00 – 155,000.00 + bonus potential.

Employees may also be eligible to participate in JobTarget’s Equity Incentive Plan.

JobTarget is an equal-opportunity employer.