Javascript Developer

  • Full Time
  • Atlanta

ob Description
As a JavaScript Developer, you will have the opportunity to use cutting edge web technologies such as Angular, React, Redux, Node and related libraries to design and develop engaging fantasy sports gaming experiences. The ideal candidate will have experience developing modern web interfaces and scalable backend services. You will also have remarkable problem solving skills, understanding of web performance, attention to detail and a passion for UX.

You will be working alongside talented developers, designers and leaders on everything from backend development, database queries and algorithms, to front end interactions and experience. Your primary focus will be building next generation fantasy sports applications.

Who You Are
Smart: You have a broad skill set and are willing and able to learn new technologies quickly
Passionate: You are driven to build great things of the highest quality and help others to do the same
Collaborative: You excel working both within a team and cross-functionally with other teams
Humble Learner: You are not afraid to learn from failure and share your findings

Requirements
JavaScript development experience: 1-3+ years
Located in the Canton, CT area or willing to relocate. This is not a remote position.

Key Qualifications
Stellar JavaScript skills, including an up to date knowledge of ES2015 and beyond
Understanding of mobile web vs desktop web experiences
Experience building front end Single Page Applications
Experience building and/or consuming APIs for a high traffic web app, whether in JavaScript or using a different language.
Solid knowledge of Object Oriented Programming principles
Comfort in source management with Git
Experience developing production-quality web interfaces using APIs responsibly
Solid understanding of HTML5 and CSS3
Experience with continuous integration and deployment practices

Even Better
A passion and understanding of sports and fantasy games
Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Docker
Experience building front end React or Angular.js applications
Comfort working with REST and GraphQL APIs
Familiarity with Node.js, Express, and Apollo
Experience with native mobile development
Familiarity with React Native
Familiarity with Ruby on Rails
Experience working with SQL and non-SQL databases
Knowledge of Open Graph and SEO
Analytics experience with Google analytics and/or Omniture

Would Like to See
Examples of past relevant projects
Proof of passion for development (side projects, blog, community involvement, etc.)

Benefits / Perks:
Competitive Salary
401k Retirement Plan
100% Employer-Paid Insurance (Health, Dental, Vision, Disability)
Young company with great culture
Working in the fantasy sports industry

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • JavaScript: 1 year (Required)

To apply for this job email your details to jeremy.schulman@spartantech.net