New York, NY

Back End JavaScript Engineer (Node, MongoDB, AWS)

Talener

Our client is an established non-profit in the educational technology space. Their proprietary technology platform matches high school students of all backgrounds to mentors who help guide them through college and beyond as they pursue career ambitions. They are actively growing and have major plans to scale the organization as they aim to serve additional young people across the country. They are currently seeking a JavaScript Engineer with experience primarily working on the back end of the MERN stack, specifically with Node, Express, and MongoDB with strong knowledge of AWS cloud. This is a critical hire as they grow their technology teams and ideal candidates will have 3+ years of experience and be self-sufficient with a go-getter attitude. This is a hybrid position open only to candidates in the NYC Metro area and at this time, no sponsorship is provided. 

Title: Back End JavaScript Engineer (Node, MongoDB, AWS)

Location: New York, NY (Downtown Manhattan – 2 days / week hybrid schedule)  

Required skills and responsibilities:
  • 3+ years of experience in the MERN stack with a specific focus on Node ideally using Node to design and develop API’s 
  • Practical hands on experience with MongoDB including tools such as Compass & Atlas 
  • Ability to work full stack as needed and basic understanding of front end JavaScript, HTML, CSS, etc. 
  • Professional experience working within AWS and utilizing it’s various services 
  • Capable of working on infrastructure as needed including deploying code, implementing CI/CD solutions, and server work 
  • Disciplined self-starter, resourceful, flexible and able to work independently
  • Interest and curiosity in new technologies and professional growth and ability to pick up new tools on the job as needed
     
Additional Skills:
  • AWS Certification(s)
  • Comfortable with infrastructure tools such as New Relic, GitHub Actions, and others   
  • Professional experience with React and an understanding of React Native 
  • Ability to maintain and debug existing code and comfortable in a test driven development environment
  • Ed-Tech, Non-Profit, or related industry experience
 
Compensation and Benefits:
  • Base Salary in the range of $110,000 – $130,000
  • Above average benefits package including 100% employer funded medical and dental coverage and 401K w/ employer match  
 
For more information or to apply, reach out to John Higgins at jhiggins@talener.com 

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