As a Full Stack Application Engineer, you will be responsible for designing, building, deploying and maintaining a large client-facing web application and its API used to configure and provide analytics of a high-volume real-time bidding platform. As a result, there will be opportunities to contribute to open-source, review code, and share knowledge.
You will be working with experienced, passionate programmers as part of the application team within a broader engineering organization with a strong technical culture. We work in agile scrum teams, which means you will be working closely with a smaller group of co-workers. We use daily stand-ups and put a strong emphasis on communication and knowledge-sharing. Within a Scrum team, although members may have more specialized areas of expertise, each person will contribute to all types of tasks - client-side code, server-side code, and some manual QA. A variety of community-of-practice groups are also active for conversation around specific topics
You enjoy building things. You value craftsmanship in software. You enjoy reading code, and you're probably in the habit of reading the source for your dependencies. You are also a good communicator who appreciates learning from and teaching others.
In this position, the chosen candidate is expected to have a hands-on, problem-solving approach and a friendly human-facing side to communicate and manage expectations
Our tech stack includes Typescript and React.js with Webpack, and a Rails GraphQL API on PostgreSQL. As the web app has been growing for a long time, there are also components in Knockout, Coffeescript, and ERB that we are converting to use these newer technologies.
Other things you probably enjoy or would be interested in learning:
Working with modern browser technologies and paradigms
Building performant, secure and accessible web applications
Building innovative products and features integrated with existing systems
Maintaining large and continuously evolving web apps
As a member of the application team, you will be expected to:
Job Type: Contract
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