Cloud Node Developer (strong AWS-U.S. Remote)

Saratoga Springs, NY /
Software Engineering – Node/Micro Services /
Full Time Remote U.S.
Due to continuous growth, we are currently seeking a Cloud Node.JS Developer that is fluent in both backend Node.JS and AWS. In addition to contributing code and tangible deliverables, you will be expected to work as an advisor to help identify, educate, and foster best-in-class solutions. Creating these relationships requires strong communication skills and a passion for solving complex challenges.

About Us:

    • We build custom solutions and provide our clients with top tier development services. We’re a specialized team of developers and architects, which means, we only bring an “A” team to the table. Our culture is built on hard work and a desire to be thought leaders in the industry, this is what sets Railroad19 apart.
    • When you join Railroad19 you are part of a company that values your work and gives you the tools you need to succeed, while offering you a work/life balance. We are headquartered in Saratoga Springs, New York, but we are a distributed team of remote developers across the US.

Core Responsibilities:

    • Understand our client's fast-moving business requirements
    • Negotiate appropriate solutions with multiple stake-holders
    • Write and maintain scalable enterprise quality software
    • Set Up, configure maintain and enhance proper infrastructure to support
    • Javascript / Node.js / Typescript based Micro Services
    • Data analytics-driven environments
    • Campaign management systems
    • Maintain and enhance large scale API system
    • Code REST interfaces to support various internal/external requests
    • Familiarity with AWS Components such as Lambdas, Code Build, Cognito and API
    • GatewayCode Unit / Integration tests to allow for embedding in Continuous integration service
    • Drive feature engineering and experimentation to improve the performance of our various algorithms
    • Evaluate the technical trade-offs of every decision

Skills & Experience

    • Excellent and proven knowledge of JavaScript / Node.js / Typescript / UI experience
    • Good knowledge of the following technologies:
    • Redshift / Postgres / SQL / Sequelize
    • Docker
    • Shell scripting
    • Proficiency in Git, JIRA, Datadog, Splunk, Jenkins are a plus
    • 4+ years in a production environment a plus
    • Bachelor's or master's degree in computer science, computer engineering, or another technical discipline; or equivalent work experience

Working at Railroad19

    • Competitive salaries and eligibility for a yearly bonus 
    • Excellent Health Care, Dental and Vision benefits 
    • 3 weeks' vacation, 401K match eligibility, work-life balance  
    • No Agencies, No C2C, US Based Only*** 
    • This is a non-management position 
    • This is a full-time position 
We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.