Full Stack Developer - Grow Tool

Seattle, San Diego, Boston, or Austin Full-time

The Grow Tool, a division of Blink, is looking for a Full Stack Developer to own the development of our cloud-based employee growth and developer application, Grow Tool. This person needs to be fluent in AngularJS, SQL, Node, HTML, CSS, & Javascript and have the ability to strategically bridge the gap between design and technology. We are looking for someone who always brings the latest techniques and capabilities to the team to help solve problems and is an advocate for the user. This position will sit in one of Blink’s offices - Seattle, San Diego, Boston, or Austin.

You will participate in all aspects of the software development lifecycle including estimating, technical design, implementation, documentation, testing, deployment and support of application developed for our clients.

All candidates will be required to show work examples to demonstrate their design and development proficiencies.

Requirements

  • Proficient skills in modern web development and can effectively write HTML, CSS3, JavaScript.
  • Demonstrable experience with front-end frameworks including, but not limited to, React, Angular.js and Backbone.js. (AngularJS is preferred)
  • Experience building an API-driven Javascript application.
  • Ability to write Javascript tests with Mocha, Jasmine, or any other related Javascript test framework.
  • Understanding of Git for source code management and revision control.
  • Ability to write SQL queries and solid understanding of database design.
  • Comfortable asking the right questions to help inform your approach towards fulfilling project goals.
  • Participate in and contribute to creative exercises such as wireframing, experience maps, and personas.
  • Lead discussions and creative exercises with team members.
  • An eye for design to ensure the quality of the finished product.
  • Communicate clearly and effectively with stakeholders, providing sound rationale and reasoning.
  • Research and evaluate new technologies that may improve performance and the elegance of how we build this product.
  • Serve as a Front End Development lead.
  • Road mapping and feature planning.
  • Participate in all phases of the Front End Development effort including architect, estimate, develop, test, and deliver.
  • Provide technical support and leadership in the development and continual improvement of service.

Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience in product development and hands-on UX experience.
  • Ability to lead strategy and design conversations.
  • Able to perform research and make a solid case for an approach.
  • Able to show empathy for users and can also execute ideas with code.
  • Understanding of how applications are architected and know how to inform the team of opportunities and limitations.

What You Need for this Position

  • AngularJS
  • Node.js
  • JavaScript
  • SQL
  • AWS services
  • Experience with DevOps, including Continuous Integration (CircleCI preferred)

Apply for this opening at http://blinkux.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk01n75?apply=true