September 21, 2016

Mean Stack Developer

Software Company - New York, NY

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    New York, NY
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Job Description

Do you want to work for a tech company that writes its own code, develops its own software, and builds its own products We experiment and innovate leveraging the latest technologies, engineer breakthrough customer experiences, and bring simplicity and humanity to banking. We make a difference for 65 million customers. We're changing banking for good. Working for us, you will be part of a big group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who love to solve real problems and meet real customer needs. We want you to be curious and ask "what if " We started as an information strategy company that specialized in credit cards, and we have become one of the most impactful and disruptive players in the industry. We have grown to see ourselves as a technology company in consumer finance, with great opportunities for software engineers who want to build innovative applications to give users smarter ways to save, transact, borrow and invest their money, as we seek to disrupt the industry again. We are looking for an experienced full-stack developer for the MEAN (AngularJS, Angular, MEAN) stack. The position is for a lead developer role in a creative and fast-paced agile team environment in building out and supporting a new suite of applications from the ground up. You will work across the full-stack from back-end to front-end; assist in architecting, building, testing and deployment.

What you will need to bring for this position:

- Innovative thinking with a passion for problem-solving

- Ability to provide a logical framework to support conclusions and ideas.

- Intellectual curiosity

- Great attitude, team player and energy amplifier. Flexible and adaptable to changing priorities and technologies

- Insatiable hunger to learn and code on new technologies

- Take ideas and concepts, and visualize them in ways such that they are communicated effectively and compellingly for internal leaders, partners and customers

- Knowledge of Front End web development for Web and Mobile apps

- Java and surrounding technologies including APIs, Cloud, Big Data and open source technologies

- Database concepts and working knowledge

- Understanding of SDLC and experience developing in an Agile environment

- Understanding of HTML5 (Web Workers, Web Sockets, Canvas, Local Storage)

- Understanding of CSS3 and responsive design concepts


- Work as part of a dynamic team throughout the software development life cycle

- Collaborate with architects, engineers and analysts to implement enhancements or new applications

- Develop code to meet story acceptance criteria

- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

- Conduct design and code review to ensure compliance with standards

- Create automated test suites to validate the quality of your code

- Estimate level of effort to develop code to meet acceptance criteria

- Ability to work independently in a fast paced, unstructured environment

- Ensure adherence to continuous improvement practices as required to meet quality / time to market imperatives

- Ability to work independently in a fast paced, unstructured environment

- Maintain records to document program development and revisions

- Experience with R, Hadoop, data mining, machine learning, statistical modeling tools and underlying algorithms a plus

- A robust portfolio of shipped code on GitHub or other open Source contributions and experience with distributed/scalable systems a plus.

- Practical experience providing and consuming REST APIs and creating MicroServices along with experience with mobile platforms would set candidate apart

- 2years of experience continuous integration and build tools such as Hudson, Jenkins, Maven, etc.

- General knowledge of both front-end and back-end web development

- Proficiency in the following skills and technologies is required: Mocha Test Driven Development / Continuous Integration/Delivery Service Oriented Architecture /Microservices SQL (Any SQL) Material Design Understanding Docker Vagrant AWS Experience Html, JavaScript


- Bachelor's Degree or military experience

- At least 10years of development experience or equivalent combination of education and work experience

- At least 10years of hands-on experience with developing web applications

- At least 2years of experience in MEAN Stack (Mongo, Express, Angular and Node)


- 10 + years of experience in Java Application development

- 10 + years of experience in Web development

- 2 +years of mobile app experience

- 5+ years of experience as Senior Developer within TechnologyAgile Teams

- 2+ years of experience with Node.js

- 2+ years of experience in MEAN Stack - 5 + years as a people manager

SKILLS AND CERTIFICATIONS [note: bold skills and certification are required]