Job Description

Job Title
JavaScript - IT Junior Developer I
Job Description

City Furniture is looking for a Junior Developer to join our Application Development team. The primary responsibility of this position is to design, develop, and maintain the City Furniture applications & software to support the needs of the organization and it’s users. Other responsibilities include managing the interchange of data between server side APIs, front-end systems, and end users. Integrations between backend server applications, and front-end technologies will also be necessary.

Develops Software - Analyzes needs and requirements based on story cards using the Agile/scrum methodology. Writes, edits, and maintains code, while consistently following programming standards and best practices.  Designs and implements low-latency, high-available, high performant applications and code sets. Considers security and data protection at all times while writing code and developing applications. Writes reusable, testable, and efficient code.

Integrates applications with backend systems - Integration of user-facing elements with server side logic. Integrates database and data storage solutions, including traditional on-premises SQL based databased, and cloud based solutions such as RDS, Mongo DB, Amazon S3, and IBM Cloud (Bluemix) storage.

Analyzes Current Programs and Processes - Analyzes the performance of current software and programs.  Runs diagnostics and identifies problems.  Designs solutions, re-writes codes, and repairs legacy codes for problematic programming to optimize performance.

Supports Third Party Software - Provides integration and user support with third party software.  Configures third party software to operate optimally on City Furniture’s system.

Job Requirements

Education - Associates Degree, Bachelor’s Degree, or student in progress of obtaining degree

Work Experience - Previous full time, part-time, or project based experience

Technical Knowledge and Skills - Below is the list of the technologies, programming languages, and software applications that are desired for this position:

  • Experience with Node.js / JavaScript; including Node.js frameworks such as Hapi or Express
  • Understanding the nature of asynchronous programming
  • Understanding and experience with Linux operating system
  • Basic understanding of Cloud Based PaaS or IaaS platforms such as Amazon AWS or IBM Cloud (Bluemix)
  • Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as HTML5, and CSS3
  • User authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments
  • Integration of multiple data sources and databases into single system / endpoint
  • Implementing automated testing platforms and unit tests
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Ability to use, track, and respond to all work assignments using JIRA based ticketing system
  • Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Basic SQL, DB2 Server database knowledge
  • AS400 / IBM iSeries mainframe experience / RPG programming language (plus)
Location
Tamarac Corporate Office - Tamarac, FL 33321 US (Primary)
Shift Type
Regular Business Hours

Application Instructions

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