Freelance Full-stack Developer


node.js aws London | Contract

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ustwo London Studio is looking for a Node.js Full Stack developer to help deliver a backend (API) solution working closely with designers and native developers in the team.

  • You will work on the full stack with JavaScript (specifically Node, Express), deploying to the cloud on AWS, so experience working and deploying in these environments is a must.
  • Top candidates for this role would be full-stack JavaScript developers who desire a results-driven, collaborative, and fast-paced environment, and have a high focus on producing robust, functional, and quality software.

Tenure: Beginning of Jan to end of June (with a potential extension). This is an onsite role based in our London Studio.

  • 3 to 5 years of professional work experience with JavaScript technologies in particular Node.js
  • Experience with Typescript
  • Experience with devops tasks and responsibilities in AWS
  • Experience using test-driven development with appropriate level of coverage
  • Experience with containerised applications (Docker is a must)
  • Experience with agile approach to product development where the value is delivered in small increment at each stage of development
  • Pair programming experience, willing to work collaboratively to both give and receive feedback within a shared code ownership team
  • Strong working knowledge of Git
  • Ability to translate product requirements and user needs into human, readable code that is easy to maintain and evolve.
  • Focus on continuous improvement by approaching changes in small, incremental steps. Can describe the approaches you have taken to the wider cross-discipline team
  • Hands on, persistent, result-oriented, and humble — you get things done
  • Willingness to dive in with our engineers on day one

ustwo is a people centred company that strives to create the best opportunities for the best people in the industry. We just so happen to have an amazing studio space, great tools for learning and sharing and a well stocked fridge and kitchen!