Kforce Software Engineer - Node.JS - Tech Firm in New York, New York

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Software Engineer - Node.JS - Tech Firm in New York, New York (NY).Summary:The client's Software Engineers get to work with the most progressive technologies in the business. The client utilizes JavaScript with React on the front-end and Node.js on the back, Docker containers, Scala and more. A candidate that is the kind of person who thrives in a challenging environment and has creative expertise and a thirst for pushing the limits, should apply today!The Scrum Teams are comprised of Software Engineers who get a thrill out of setting up test frameworks and thrives on quality code. Candidates that are able to do this please let the client know and they can take the lead.Responsibilities:

  • Deliver highly automated, intelligent and predictive solutions for their client offerings

  • Responsible for building out the core frameworks of the metadata-driven platform being developed in-house, including building out the Source Control

  • Management piece that will allow application developers to have their own isolated development environments

  • Deliver innovative solutions to drive next generation user experiences, designs and technologies

  • Responsible for ensuring the successful transition to a Service Oriented Architecture framework with the help of containers

  • Spearhead POC's on the latest technologies and help the company move even faster

  • Choose the right tool for the right job

  • Degree in Computer Science or related field (or in lieu of degree, 4 years of relevant work experience)

  • Knowledge of one of the JavaScript frameworks such as Angular.js, Backbone.js, Ember.js or React

  • Experience with OOP technologies like Java and C#

  • Must have had exposure to browser technologies like: JavaScript, CSS3, and HTML5

  • Knowledge of agile development methodology

  • Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms and run-time optimization

  • Strong OOP principles, knowledge of various languages such as C#, Java, C , Ruby on rails, and Python

Preferred Qualifications:

  • In depth and proven full stack enterprise experience with at least one major web development stack, preferably a progressive stack like JavaScript, CSS3, and HTML5

  • Technical knowledge of RDBMS or NoSQL

  • Experience with React and Node.js

  • Experience with Test Driven Development (TDD)

  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Delivery methodologies

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:YearsMinimum Compensation:120000.00Maximum Compensation:160000.00