Senior Node.js Backend Engineer

Engineering Remote, United States United States


Description

About Seasoned

Seasoned Inc. is a fast growing, well-funded startup focused on making an impact on the service and restaurant industry. Seasoned Inc. is the only social community exclusively for service industry workers near you. Our mission is to improve the quality of life of restaurant workers and live by that mission each day. Workers use the Seasoned app to get interviews fast for local jobs and get daily support and advice from their service industry family. Business owners use Seasoned Recruit to hire service workers in 48 hours or less from our community of top restaurant talent. We’re offering restaurants something no one else in the market offers - a truly concierge experience to fill their open positions. http://www.seasoned.co/

Seasoned intentionally cultivates a workforce that is inclusive of a myriad of cultural identity dimensions - representing but not limited to race, ethnicity, age, physical and mental ability, sexuality, and gender identity/expression. As a company that prides itself on creating equity and inclusion for our clients, customers, and employees, we understand that making a positive impact on an industry like hospitality requires diverse backgrounds, voices, and perspectives at the table.

 

Job Description & Responsibilities

We are looking for a Senior Node.js Backend Engineer to help us use the latest technology to build apps, microservices and web UIs that bring the service industry together to succeed in work and life.  No other company seeks to create a place as diverse and dynamic as the industry we serve. We’re looking for people excited about being at the heart of how 10% of the American Workforce thrives.

As a Senior Node.js Backend Engineer,  you will work closely with product management and engineering teams to ensure Seasoned’s products are built and maintained with world-class quality and scalability.

Responsibilities

  • Own core pieces of the Seasoned product
  • Identify, prioritize and execute tasks in the software development life cycle
  • Develop, review and debug code, following a high standard for quality code, test coverage, comments, collaboration, and avoiding shortcuts
  • Collaborate with internal teams and vendors to build and improve products
  • Ensure software is up-to-date with latest technologies
  • Provide innovative solutions to complex business problems

Requirements

  • Extensive experience and understanding of tools/methodologies in all aspects of the software development life cycle
  • Solid experience with Node.js/Express.js
  • TypeScript experience preferred
  • PostgreSQL
  • RESTful API design with OpenAPI/Swagger
  • GraphQL experience is a plus
  • Deep understanding of the HTTP protocol
  • Distributed algorithms and architectures for HTTP services
  • Use of AWS services
  • Docker container development and deployment methodologies
  • Effective communication and leadership skills
  • 7-10 years experience relevant experience

Last thing: bring a sense of humor and a passion for learning.  We are a team of diverse viewpoints and intellectual approaches, but we all agree humor and a thirst for knowledge make the team stronger (and more fun)!