Node Technical Manager


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Nexient is America’s largest 100% US-based software development consulting firm. We help clients outpace their competition through agile development, digital innovation and product-minded / project to product strategies.

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***Update: Moving forward and not limited to 2021, Nexient will be supporting fully remote and hybrid work models for all team members*** We’re happy to announce that as part of our efforts to embrace, adapt, and provide more flexibility to our team members—Nexient will be adopting a new set of work models. Whether it’s fully remote, hybrid, or full-time at the office—you now have the option to choose the work arrangement that best suits your needs and preferences. You are not locked into any selection and can make changes at any point if needed.
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Nexient specializes in bringing a “Product Mindset” to our work, using small, nimble teams, Agile thinking and other techniques from product development to build great custom software people love to use.
And as America’s leading 100% US, 100% Agile software services partner, we’re building it here instead of sending tech jobs offshore.
People are noticing.
Our clients include some of America’s favorite brands in retail, healthcare, financial services and more – but also some very cool product companies you may not have heard of yet. We’re recognized as a Gartner Cool Vendor, HfS Hot Vendor and the only 100% US tech company in the World’s Top 100 Outsourcers. You might have read about us in The New York Times.
Nexient combines:
·       Silicon Valley innovation (through our Bay Area innovation hub, and network of startups and emerging technology partners) ·       Scalable, Midwest delivery (with 100+ Agile teams in high talent cities like Ann Arbor, Michigan)·       Onsite collaboration (with product managers and other key roles working face-to-face with client teams around the country)
Come build with us!

Role and Responsibilities

  • Lead teams ranging from 5-8 developers
  • Examining and defining current architecture systems.
  • Designing scalable architecture systems for Node based applications.
  • Identifying the hardware and software infrastructure needs to accommodate the company’s architectural goals.
  • Troubleshooting design flaws and system bottlenecks.
  • Performing validation tests to ensure the flexibility and scalability of the front-end environments.
  • Assisting the software design team with application integration.
  • Conducting system performance tests.
  • Completing systems reports.

Experience & Skills:

  • 10+ year’s experience in programming primarily around JavaScript, HTML & CSS for UI/ frontend application development 
  • Ability to lead teams ranging from 5-8 senior, mid-level and junior developers 
  • Strong experience in object oriented design & development 
  • Hands on experience on development with Node frameworks.
  • Experience with Angular.JS, React.JS a plus.
  • Hands on experience with AWS (S3, EC2, ECS, AWS Lambda, CodePipeline, Codebuild, AWS Network and Security features (Encryption policies, Security Groups, Network Access Control List, Subnets, VPC), and CloudFront  
  • Understanding about CICD pipeline and using GIT to support different types of workflows 
  • Experience with Automated application deployment in the cloud using Docker technologies  
  • Understanding about Graph Database such as NeptuneDB and Neo4J 
  • Expertise in writing and consuming web services 
  • Strong experience working in Agile environment and understanding of SCRUM process 
  • Experienced with micro service based architectures 
  • Experience with Agile methodology 
  • Strong collaboration and coaching skills 
  • Debugging, troubleshooting ability to translate symptoms and problems into root causes 
  • Highly motivated, excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Ability to translate technical jargon into easy to understand and clear terms 
  • A continual learner that stays up-to-date on the latest technologies  
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline. Master’s degree is a plus

Benefits & Perks:
Company sponsored health, dental, vision insurance and flexible spending account (FSA) for employees and their families including domestic partners
Paid Vacation Time and company holidays
401K plan
Lunch & Learn
Passionate, collaborative and awesome co-workers
World class training and career mentorship

Nexient is an inclusive equal opportunity employer. At Nexient, your uniqueness makes us better. Your uniqueness is why you are valued, you are heard, you add to our culture, and you belong. Diversity & Inclusion is hard coded into our DNA, and at the core of everything we do. Together, not separately, we strive to become even more diverse to help fuel our innovation and connect us closer with the clients and communities we serve.
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