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Developer – JavaScript
Ref No.: 18-26639
Location: Richfield, Minnesota
Title: Developer – JavaScript
Duration: 06 Months with possible extension
Location: Richfield, MN
  • Based on your experience, what is your most- and least- favorite thing about pair programming?
  • How much pairing would you do in a typical day of your ideal job?
  • Is simplicity a feature of a system?
  • How do you deal with ambiguous requirements?
  • How often do you refactor?
  • How do you approach technical debt and what are some plans you've made to deal with it?
  • Role duration is estimated to be 6 months with potential for extension.
Notes/Comments from STAR:
  • Node and React experience are preferred, not required
  • Want someone strong in JavaScript
  • Will accept candidates with Angular experience
  • Candidates need JavaScript testing experience. Need to know how to write a test.
  • This project is supporting voice assistance.
  • Alexa Skills Kit experience or Google Dialogflow experience is ideal
  • Social skills are important for this team.
  • Prescreen questions.
  • This team pairs full time.
  • Interview Process: 45-minute phone interview with Hacker Rank followed by 90 minutes in person panel interview. JavaScript during phone interview.
Details: Our client, a top national retailer, is looking for a Developer with JavaScript experience. In this role, you will support and extend running applications and design and develop new applications. The ideal candidate will have Node.js and React experience.
  • Strong systems software engineering experience
  • Experience with large-scale distributed systems and web-oriented architectures
  • Knowledge of how to design an application to run on a scalable platform
  • JavaScript experience
  • Angular experience
  • Agile development experience
  • Aggressive refactoring experience
  • Testing experience
  • Node.js experience
  • React experience
  • Alexa Skills Kit experience
  • Google Dialogflow experience
  • Experience with JavaScript Promises
  • AWS Lambda experience
  • Experience with JSON/RESTful services and best practices
  • Ability to collaborate with downstream consumers and upstream providers to establish sound API contracts
  • Pair Programming experience
  • Test Driven Development (TDD) experience
  • Infrastructure Automation (Jenkins in particular) experience
  • Experience with JavaScript testing frameworks
  • Support and extend running applications and design and develop new applications.
  • Aggressive refactoring.
  • Evaluate and refactor in a rapid manner.
  • Object Oriented Programming and Service Oriented Architecture design.
  • Iteration Planning, Retrospectives, Showcases, and Design Sessions.
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