Senior Javascript Software Engineer

Job description

Bytion, a SAAS Marketing Company founded in 2010, is seeking a Senior Engineer (MEAN-Stack) and Software Architect (Remote) to join our X-Squad Division to develop and scale our latest and most revolutionary marketing product yet. Working closely with a small, fast-paced agile project team, you'll be developing a revolutionary digital marketing web and mobile platform. This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity to build a revolutionary application and platform using bleeding-edge technologies, as well as leading the growth of a new division within Bytion. 


Responsibilities 

  • Work on large-scale, custom distributed software systems using the MEAN Stack
  • Lead teams of software engineers
  • Be responsible for the quality of software and resolving issues
  • Be a mentor and role model to less experienced developers 
  • Employ Agile development including task estimation, test automation, deployment automation and Continuous Integration to improve overall execution speed and product quality 
  • Work within an Agile Environment, including SCRUM and/or XP (Extreme Programming)
  • Develop and review architecture plans 
  • Coordinate with others across the organization to build fully integrated systems 
  • Troubleshoot and resolve varying levels of technical issues 
  • Add value by being current with new trends and frameworks within the developer community 
  • Drive adoption of modern development strategies, processes, and methods 
  • Set and maintain priorities in a multi-project environment


 

Requirements

Ideally you have either a computer science or STEM degree from a top institution and/or experience at a high-performing tech company, but we are open to strong candidates who meet the following:


  • 8+ years' experience in software development & delivery with Java, Ruby, and/or Python
  • 4+ years' experience working with MEAN Stack (MongoDB, ExpressJS, AngularJS, NodeJS) 
  • 2+ years' experience working with / developing REST APIs
  • 4 years' experience working remote and/or in a distributed project team.
  • Have helped lead development on large, custom-built object-oriented applications
  • Excellent understanding of systems architecture, technical design, data structures, and algorithms
  • Track record of leading a top-tier Agile engineering team (bonus points if you built it yourself)
  • Experience working with Agile, Lean and/or Continuous Delivery approaches and best practices, such as Extreme Programming (XP) or SCRUM
  • Able to understand and interact with the company’s entire technology stack, continuous integration environments, and infrastructure orchestration tools, including Heroku, AWS, Mongolabs
  • Familiarity with cloud architectures, tools, and processes 
  • Passion for continuous improvement and evolution
  • Motivated to write quality, tested, readable code
  • Significant contributions to open source projects or community organizations