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Node.js Engingeer

Terra Eclipse (Washington DC or Santa Cruz, CA)
Full Time Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

Job Description:

The Company

We’re a nationally recognized web development firm with locations in California and Washington, D.C.. We listen to vinyl. We use the conference room for movies, televised sporting events and highly competitive Jeopardy viewings as often as we do for meetings. For over 10 years, we’ve delivered powerful web platforms for campaigns and non-profit advocacy groups across the country. View our award-winning projects and services at http://www.terraeclipse.com and http://www.netboots.net/

The Position

We’re looking for a talented individual to join our in-house development team in DC or CA on a full-time basis. You’ll work directly with other developers on brand new products that leverage technologies such as Node.js, Backbone.js, Redis, Riak, and MongoDB to produce responsive, real-time, application-like experiences that users are coming to expect from the modern web.

Day-to-day responsibilities will include:

*Designing and prototyping both server-side and client-side application code.

*Collaboratively architecting our next generation tools and products.

*Building the next evolution of our political social networking platform that currently has 150,000+ users with plans to grow to 500,000+ and an international audience.

*Working with other developers to update legacy (Drupal/PHP) products.

*Training junior developers on new technologies and establishing best-practices for future development.

Our ideal candidate is someone who has. . .

*Minimum 4 years experience in hand-coded web development, collaborative experience preferred

*Minimum 2 years experience developing JavaScript-heavy applications

*Experience writing Node.js applications

*Experience working with ‘NoSQL’ databases such as: MongoDB, CouchDB, Riak, and Redis

*Fluent in HTML, CSS and JavaScript (PHP/MySQL highly preferred)

*Experience with git and github

*Comfortable working with Linux servers on the command line.

*Experience working in cloud computing environments (AWS, Rackspace, Joyent, etc.)

*A passion for performance, scalability and security

*An obsession with keeping up-to-date with the Node.js community and the latest projects and modules.

How to apply:

Is this you? Please send us. . .
*Your resume
*Your web development portfolio (IMPORTANT: if you are unable to show us code samples or live links to sites you have contributed to, please do not apply for this position.)
*Examples of open source projects you have worked with or contributed code to.

We look forward to hearing from you!