Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications
Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code
Integration of data storage solutions like MySQL, MongoDB, Firebase, and PostgreSQL
Implementation of security and data protection
Integration of user-facing elements developed by front-end developers with server-side logic
You will be responsible for the smooth information exchange between server and client platforms.
Your primary focus will be the development of all server-side logic, definition, and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end.
You will also be responsible for integrating the front-end elements built by your co-workers into the application. Therefore, a basic understanding of front-end technologies is necessary as well.
Strong proficiency with ES6 and above
Knowledge of Node.js and anyone Node.js frameworks like Express, Hapi
Understanding the nature of asynchronous programming and its quirks and workarounds
Good understanding of server-side templating languages such as Jade, EJS, and Pug
Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as HTML5, and CSS3
User authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments and knowledge of Oauth
Integration of multiple data sources and databases into one system
Understanding fundamental design principles behind a scalable application
Creating database schemas that represent and support business processes
Implementing automated testing platforms and unit tests with frameworks like Mocha and Chai
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git and Bitbucket