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Lead Javascript Developer in Maitland, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/14/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

  • 5+ years' experience with a focus working with front-end technologies or on Java-based web applications and delivering website performance improvements.
  • Hands on experience with React, Webpack, Node, Meteor, Aurelia JS, or Angular (2+) libraries preferred.
  • Experience developing responsive design strategies.
  • Possesses high level of proficiency and extensive experience developing cross-browser and cross-platform solutions.
  • Experience and comfort-level with pair programming.
  • Hands-on experience with Agile development practices & Agile, XP, or Scrum.
  • Familiarity with PCF (Pivotal Cloud Foundry) a plus.

For candidates with experience developing more monolithic applications open to transitioning to open-stack, experience should include:

1 week releases within an agile framework. They do pair programming. They allow all their developers 20% of their time to spend time for innovation. They can explore new tools / technologies, work on their own home or side projects, etc. They hold frequent hackathons, etc.


* All open-source projects within bleeding edge tech stack in west coast culture
* The projects are all build-mode - minimal maintenance or prod. support. They are creating brand new Java web service architecture within React for a brand new ecommerce web portal to compete with Walmart and Amazon.
* Highly collaborative - very open to new technologies. Our dev consultants can make recommendations, and client offers latitude to let them run a quick POC to see if that technology adds value.

The interview process: Please do not apply if you are not ammenable to do this

Code Challenge - The first step in the clients Digital hiring process is to take their HackerRank code challenge; Candidates will have up to 200 minutes, but most people take between 1 hour to 1.5 hours.

  • In-depth experience with web development standards and best practices to build efficient cross-browser web applications from mockups and maintain existing websites.
  • Demonstrated experience with developing Java 8 and RESTful web services in an enterprise production environment.
  • Demonstrated experience with unit and performance testing of Java web services (JUnit, JMeter).
  • Demonstrated experience with Spring web services and core Spring concepts (AOP, DI).
  • Demonstrated experience in creating and utilizing REST and SOAP-based web service clients.
  • Demonstrated experience in the mechanisms of enterprise software development including source control, repositories, Wikis, continuous integration and the like.
  • Demonstrated experience with JavaScript libraries, ideally react.js or angular.js.
  • Demonstrated experience designing and architecting scalable and resilient enterprise software
  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies and pair programming a plus
  • Familiarity with NOSQL databases (SOLR, Cassandra, MongoDB) a plus

Job Requirements

5+ years’ experience with a focus working with front-end technologies or on Java-based web applications and delivering website performance improvements.
Hands on experience with React, Webpack, Node, Meteor, Aurelia JS, or Angular (2+) libraries preferred.
Experience developing responsive design strategies.
Possesses high level of proficiency and extensive experience developing cross-browser and cross-platform solutions.
Experience and comfort-level with pair programming.
Hands-on experience with Agile development practices & Agile, XP, or Scrum.
Familiarity with PCF (Pivotal Cloud Foundry) a plus.
For candidates with experience developing more monolithic applications open to transitioning to open-stack, experience should include:

1 week releases within an agile framework. They do pair programming. They allow all their developers 20% of their time to spend time for innovation. They can explore new tools / technologies, work on their own home or side projects, etc. They hold frequent hackathons, etc.

• All open-source projects within bleeding edge tech stack in west coast culture
• The projects are all build-mode – minimal maintenance or prod. support. They are creating brand new Java web service architecture within React for a brand new ecommerce web portal to compete with Walmart and Amazon.
• Highly collaborative – very open to new technologies. Our dev consultants can make recommendations, and client offers latitude to let them run a quick POC to see if that technology adds value.

The interview process: Please do not apply if you are not ammenable to do this

Code Challenge – The first step in the clients Digital hiring process is to take their HackerRank code challenge; Candidates will have up to 200 minutes, but most people take between 1 hour to 1.5 hours.

In-depth experience with web development standards and best practices to build efficient cross-browser web applications from mockups and maintain existing websites.
Demonstrated experience with developing Java 8 and RESTful web services in an enterprise production environment.
Demonstrated experience with unit and performance testing of Java web services (JUnit, JMeter).
Demonstrated experience with Spring web services and core Spring concepts (AOP, DI).
Demonstrated experience in creating and utilizing REST and SOAP-based web service clients.
Demonstrated experience in the mechanisms of enterprise software development including source control, repositories, Wikis, continuous integration and the like.
Demonstrated experience with JavaScript libraries, ideally react.js or angular.js.
Demonstrated experience designing and architecting scalable and resilient enterprise software
Familiarity with Agile methodologies and pair programming a plus
Familiarity with NOSQL databases (SOLR, Cassandra, MongoDB) a plus