Remote | Freelance | International

Title: Front End Javascript Developer

Location: Anywhere – World

Type: Full-time

Employee Type: Contractor

Job Summary: DataStax powers the Right-Now Enterprise with the always-on, distributed cloud database built on Apache Cassandra and designed for hybrid cloud. We are seeking a talented Front End Javascript Developer to join our team.

Job Desc:

DataStax is looking for an experienced front-end JavaScript developer to join us in changing the way developers interact with Cloud databases. You’ll be joining a small team of Engineers working on building prototypes of new product ideas using cutting-edge, emerging technologies.

What you’ll be doing

  • Helping us to design and refine the user interface of prototypes for new product ideas
  • Contributing HTML, CSS, and JavaScript code (using libraries like React, Mobx, Redux, Apollo, etc.) to new and existing prototypes
  • Design and implement GraphQL APIs for the user interfaces to talk to (typically using Node.js on the server-side)
  • Share your opinions and help shape the direction of product ideas that may be used by hundreds or thousands of your developer peers

What you will need for this position

  • 5+ years of front-end HTML, CSS, and JavaScript development
  • Experience building UIs with React and related state libraries like Redux or Mobx
  • Experience with modern JavaScript tool chains like Yarn, Webpack, Babel, etc.
  • Experience building and/or interacting with GraphQL APIs
  • Experience working in a Lean or Agile development environment

Nice to have

  • Experience with Node.js and back-end JavaScript or other back-end development experience
  • Experience working with databases, both traditional RDBMS or NoSQL