Javascript Developer

Los Angeles, CA
52 Limited is a digital staffing agency with industry-leading focus on the creative + technology space. We exclusively place tech and creative talent in direct hire, contract-to-hire and contract roles with our clients in Portland, Seattle and San Francisco.
 
  

Contract to Hire 

$35 to $40/hr on W2 contract through 52ltd.

We are seeking a JavaScript Engineer to become an integral part of our team! 

You will be responsible for creating and modifying computer application software or specialized utility programs. 

The JavaScript Engineer position at requires experience in building high-performing, scalable, enterprise-grade applications. 

You will be part of a talented team that works on mission-critical applications. 

You will be responsible for development while providing expertise in the full development lifecycle, from concept and design to testing. 

Experience in building scalable web applications required, preferably with both front end and back end experience. 

RESPONSIBILITIES 
• Able to adapt in a dynamic and collaborative work environment, make independent decisions and communicate them effectively. 
• Vets wireframes and/or designs for feasibility and calls out potential issues. 
• Rapidly prototype new or redesigned experiences.
• Own project success by proactively communicating risks, known issues, and blockers. 
• Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle. 
• Work as part of a team. 
• Code conforms to best practices. 
• Appreciate the value of well-tested code. 
• Perform peer code reviews. 

QUALIFICATIONS 

Required 
• Believes in the principles of open source. 
• Embraces Agile methodologies and practices. 
• Modern front end Javascript frameworks such as React and Vue 
• State management using Redux or similar libraries 
• REST API development and deployment 
• Python or a similar object-oriented language 
• JSON modelling and usage 
• Querying and modeling using a relational data store 
• Package managers such as npm or pip 
• Git for source control 
• AWS services (API Gateway, Lambda, Cognito) and serverless patterns 
• Common data structures and algorithms 
• CI/CD using Bamboo or similar system 
• Basic command line scripting 
• Passionate about unit testing and improving project test coverage. 

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