Senior Backend Engineer

Location: Austin, TX

Department: Development

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

We're looking for a seasoned Node.JS JavaScript developer to take the lead on the API and other back-end components of our flagship product, LeadConduit. This is a high-availability platform, responsible for handling expensive data, so we're looking for someone with experience in similar situations. You will be responsible for technical decisions that directly impact our customers. Working in conjunction with the CTO, Director of Product Management, and the front-end UI development team, you will move our platform into the next phase of its life.

We are a small team of effective developers committed to the potential of our software offerings and the company in general. Each developer has a stake in the direction of our products, the company, and the culture surrounding those things.

What you have...

Working understanding of HTTP and REST

Expert understanding of JavaScript and Node.JS

Expert understanding of NPM modules

Working knowledge of git and GitHub

 

Experience designing and implementing high-volume, high-availability HTTP APIs using Node.JS

Experience working on a small team, where clear, efficient, and respectful communication is critical

Experience deploying, debugging, fixing, and otherwise supporting production systems

Experience writing API documentation

Operational experience with MongoDB

Experience with automated testing

Experience reviewing GitHub pull requests

Experience working with UI developers

Clear written and verbal communication skills

Clear technical communication

 

Bonus points for...

Experience working with Online Lead Generation Marketing

 

What we're offering...

A financially stable company, with the freedom and opportunities of a startup culture

Flexible work schedule

Unlimited PTO

Live Music Capital Holiday

Beautiful office space in Hyde Park (close to Central Market, Vino Vino, and Hyde Park Gym)

Paid attendance to one tech conference of your choosing per year

Retirement plan matching up to 3% of your salary

Health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance

Medical and Dependent Care FSA available

Fun office environment with Ping pong table, kegerator, and snacks

Remote employment may be an option for this position for the right candidate

ActiveProspect is a marketing Software as a Service (Saas) platform that instantly qualifies internet leads. We help marketers automate their unique processes for acquiring qualified sales leads, building accurate email subscriber lists, and providing superior transparency for legal compliance. Each month, millions of opt-in Internet leads are processed on the ActiveProspect platform on behalf of customers across a wide range of industries. As lead generation innovators, we invented the concept of lead certification to help marketers independently verify the origin and authenticity of Internet leads. Founded in 2004, ActiveProspect is headquartered in Austin, TX.

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