Senior Software Engineer, Backend (NodeJS)

at Thrive Global (view profile)
Location San Francisco, CA
Date Posted December 30, 2018
Category United States - H1B Visa Jobs
Job Type javascript
node.js
postgresql
amazon-web-services

Description

Description Thrive Global is changing the way people live through a suite of well-being and behavior change products used to impact individual and organizational well-being and productivity. The marriage of data and analytics, our best-in-class content and science-backed behavior change IP will help people go from knowing what to do to actually doing it, enabling millions of consumers to begin the Thrive behavior change journey. As a backend engineer, you will play a significant role in building Thrive’s products and behavior change platform, from designing APIs to building out data models and everything in between. Who We Are Looking For
someone who...

  • Believes that code clarity is paramount to modern engineering teams.
  • Is excited about collaborating with others, engineering and non-engineering, both learning & teaching as Thrive grows.
  • Has a willingness to take on a broad set of responsibilities from configuration to design to implementation.
  • Has a passion for data-driven products.

How You’ll Contribute

  • Create & improve backend services, using AWS Lambda, Node.js, PostgreSQL
  • Review code, start new repos, and build new features
  • Work with the product team to ensure proper data collection to drive future product direction

Must Haves

  • 3+ years experience building web applications in Node.js, Java, or C++
  • BS in Computer Science, or equivalent experience
  • Understand common design patterns and familiarity with object-oriented programming.

Desired Skills

  • Proficiency with AWS, microservices and/or serverless architectures.
  • Past experience and passion for working on cross-functional projects

Visa Assistance

Open to assisting the right candidate with the following Visa(s) / Work Permit(s)

1) United States - H1B Visa Jobs

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