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Node.js Developer

Location: 

Oklahoma City, OK, US, 73120

Req ID: 144238 

 

Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores is looking for a Node Developer to join our Application Development team.  As a member of the Application Development team, you will be responsible for accelerating software development and testing utilizing Node.js and other frameworks for on-premises and cloud solutions.  We are looking for an individual with experience designing and deploying enterprise applications utilizing cloud PaaS services such as Heroku.  The ideal individual for this position will be a subject matter expert in setup and configuration of built-for-deployment applications which can drive both technical design and development processes for delivering solutions in the cloud.

 

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop applications utilizing Node.js
  • Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code
  • Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications
  • Write unit tests utilizing TDD for back and front-end services
  • Implement automated testing platforms and unit tests
  • Implementation of security and data protection
  • Setup and delivery of application development environments for continuous deployments
  • Setup and configuration of Heroku environment; optimizing and scaling based on application resource demands.
  • Integrating with Salesforce Sales, Service and Marketing Cloud utilizing services such as Heroku Connect and

     Kafka.

  • Deliver solutions in an Agile - Scrum project methodology
  • Drive technical design ensuring adherence to defined software development methodologies, including logical

     and physical design.

  • Set procedures and best practices for Application Development team for delivering built-for-deployment applications in the cloud
  • Collaborate with analysts, designers, and system owners in the testing of new software programs and

          applications

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or 4 years equivalent experience
  • 1+ years of application development utilizing Node.js frameworks

 

SKILLS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Skills:

  • Strong proficiency with JavaScript and Node.js frameworks such as Express
  • Strong understanding of web services and SOA related standards like REST/OAuth/JSON
  • Ability to operate effectively both independently as well and within a team using Agile methodology
  • Understanding fundamental design principles behind a scalable application
  • Understanding differences between multiple delivery platforms, such as mobile vs. desktop, and optimizing output to match the specific platform.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Experience delivering applications in PaaS environment
  • Able to recommend and enforce industry best practices and patterns
  • Strong proficiency with data modeling
  • Strong understanding of object oriented programming
  • Must be well organized
  • Team oriented

 

Typical Physical Demands:

  • Requires prolonged sitting, some bending and stooping
  • Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds
  • Manual dexterity sufficient to operate a computer keyboard and calculator
  • Requires normal range of hearing and vision

Job Function(s): Information Technology 

 

Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores is the industry-leading travel stop network in the United States. For more than 55 years, we’ve provided customers with highway hospitality and “Clean Places, Friendly Faces.” We’re passionate about serving drivers with clean, modern facilities stocked with fuel, food and supplies. We offer meals from popular restaurant chains, trucking supplies, showers and everything needed to get back on the road quickly. The Love’s Family of Companies includes:

  • Gemini Motor Transport, one of the industry’s safest trucking fleets
  • Speedco, the light mechanical and trucking service specialists
  • Musket, a rapidly growing, Houston-based commodities supplier and trader
  • Trillium, a Houston-based alternative fuels expert

 

The Love's Experience

Love’s was founded in 1964 on the values of integrity, customer focus, strong work ethic, innovation and perseverance. We are looking for these in every person we hire. No matter what job you do for Love’s, your commitment to these values will not only continue our legacy of growth, it will also ensure your successful career.


Nearest Major Market: Oklahoma City
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

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